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University of Warwick Audio-Visual Centre

Overview
Works: 20 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 474 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Directories  Church history 
Classifications: PA3131, 792.1202
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Most widely held works by University of Warwick
Staging classical tragedy ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Identifies the physical parts of the acting space and, using the Oresteia as an example, shows how plays would have been staged in Aeschylus' time
The Unification of Germany by Robin Lenman( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the events that contributed to German unification from the formation of the German Confederation in 1815 to the end of the Franco-Prussian War in 1871. Emphasizes the role played by Bismarck
The Decline of tsarism ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the economic and political problems of the Russian monarchy during its last few decades, which, combined with the circumstances of World War I, led to the abdication of Nicholas II and the subsequent Revolution in 1917
The Warwick history videos 18-part series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 18 part history series covers significant events from the 16th century through the two world wars, and the accomplishments of Gandhi. Spanning four continents and four centuries, in-depth questions and stimulating solutions are offered by prominent professors and authors, specialists in their fields. These videos will challenge serious students as well as intrigue the general public
The Dissolution of the monasteries ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The campaign to destroy the monastic system formally began in 1536 with the first Act of Dissolution. The letters and papers of Henry VIII are among the sources used to examine the motives and methods of the royal attack on monasticism
Staging classical comedy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plautus' comedy Miles gloriosus is used to illustrate the authentic staging of a classical comedy. The film presents the ancient text on a reconstruction of the lost Roman stage
Staging Greek tragedy insights on sites by Richard C Beacham( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An analysis and reconstruction of the staging of the Oresteia of Aeschylus. The conventions of tragedy in performance and the architecture of the Greek theatre are explained, using the ancient theatre at Epidaurus and the Theatre of Dionysus in Athens as 'study sites." The actual settings for the ancient myth at Mycenae, Delphi, and Athens are visited to illustrate the manner in which the playwright evokes and uses them imaginatively in his trilogy
Staging Roman comedy Pompeian painting and Plautus ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using both traditional scholarship, and an innovative interpretation of ancient wall painting, this program describes the type of temporary stage upon which Roman drama was first performed, documents the full-scale reconstruction of such a stage, and illustrates the rehearsal and presentation of a Roman comedy upon it. Filmed on location in Rome, Pompeii, and the Warwick Arts Centre
Revolution and rebirth modern theatrical reform and its debt to antiquity by Richard C Beacham( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the development of modern theatre through an examination of a reconstruction of Gluck's opera, Orpheus and Eurydice. It examines the developments in stagecraft and the ideas of Wagner and Adolphe Appia, who formulated theories on production which are still adhered to
Audio-visual centres in institutions of higher education in Europe = Centres audio-visuels dans les institutions d'enseignement supérieur en Europe by Richard Dyke( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nazi seizure of power by Robin Lenman( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rise of power for both Hitler and the Nazi party during the 1920's and early 1930's
The Scramble for Africa by I. R Smith( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Africa in the late nineteenth century is reappraised using more recent historical research
The English Civil War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students are often bewildered by the number, variety, and apparent complexity of theories explaning the English Civil War, each theory bringing with it still more material to digest. Yet in essence the Civil War's causes are not difficult to master
Bismark and the unification of Germany ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Restoration stage from tennis court to playhouse ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines changes which occurred in theatre culture during the Restoration period when different and new playhouse designs were being implemented. Illustrates with computer graphics some of the most important playhouse designers' works
Staging Roman comedy Pompeian painting and Plautus by Richard C Beacham( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Decline of Tsarism. The Outbreak of the First World War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Staging classical comedy Pompeian painting and Plautus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Struggle for the Mediterranean in the sixteenth century by Michael Edward Mallett( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discusses the struggle for control of the Mediterranean, focusing on the religious confrontation between Christianity and Islam, the struggle for control of resources and routes, and the fight for economic advantage
WARWK 93 the University of Warwick ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Shows prospective students how to apply for university. Illustrates life at the University of Warwick by showing excerpts from life on the campus, at work and during recreation
 
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English (44)