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The Resource Egypt : rediscovering a lost world, a BBC/Discovery/ZDF/France 2 co-production ; series producer, Paul Bradshaw ; directed by Ferdinand Fairfax, (videorecording)

Egypt : rediscovering a lost world, a BBC/Discovery/ZDF/France 2 co-production ; series producer, Paul Bradshaw ; directed by Ferdinand Fairfax, (videorecording)

Label
Egypt : rediscovering a lost world
Title
Egypt
Title remainder
rediscovering a lost world
Statement of responsibility
a BBC/Discovery/ZDF/France 2 co-production ; series producer, Paul Bradshaw ; directed by Ferdinand Fairfax
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relive ancient Egypt through the eyes of three of its greatest explorers, three legends of archeology: Howard Carter's discovery of Tutankhamun's treasure-laden tomb, the Great Belzoni's finds from the reign of Ramesses II and Jean-Francois Champollion's deciphering of the hieroglyphs
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Episodes 1 & 2 cast: Stuart Graham, Julian Wadham, Caroline Langrishe, Alexandra Weaver, Laurence Fox, William Hope, Valentine Pelka
  • Episodes 3 & 4 cast: Matthew Kelly, Lynsey Baxter, Nevan Finegan, Joseph Long, Robert Protal, Fuman Dar, Richard Dempsey, Kevork Malikyan
  • Episode 5 & 6 cast: Ellit Cowan, Stuart Bunce, Louis Waymouth, Christopher Good, Hugh Ross, Tania Emery
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1976-
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  • Fairfax, Ferdinand
  • Graham, Stuart
  • Kelly, Matthew
  • Cowan, Elliot
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
360
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  • Carter, Howard
  • Belzoni, Giovanni Battista
  • Champollion, Jean-François
  • Egyptologists
  • Egypt
  • Temple of Seti I (Abydos, Egypt)
  • Tutankhamen
  • Egyptian language
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Egypt : rediscovering a lost world, a BBC/Discovery/ZDF/France 2 co-production ; series producer, Paul Bradshaw ; directed by Ferdinand Fairfax, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on BBC television between 2004 and 2005
  • Special Features: Nile: crocodiles and kings ; Fact pages and timeline
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The search for Tutankhamun -- The curse of Tutankhamun -- The pharaoh and the showman -- The temple of the sands -- The mystery of the Rosetta Stone -- The secrets of the hieroglyphs
Control code
ocm68693779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781419829178
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051251220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2512
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Egypt : rediscovering a lost world, a BBC/Discovery/ZDF/France 2 co-production ; series producer, Paul Bradshaw ; directed by Ferdinand Fairfax, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on BBC television between 2004 and 2005
  • Special Features: Nile: crocodiles and kings ; Fact pages and timeline
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The search for Tutankhamun -- The curse of Tutankhamun -- The pharaoh and the showman -- The temple of the sands -- The mystery of the Rosetta Stone -- The secrets of the hieroglyphs
Control code
ocm68693779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781419829178
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051251220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2512
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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