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University of Warwick Audio-Visual Centre

Overview
Works: 26 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 570 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Church history  Historical films  Directories  Educational films  Short films  Sources 
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 123 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 Warwick history videos : 18-part series( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 112 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 Unification of Germany by Robin Lenman( Visual )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 83 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
Warwick history videos( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers the nature of England's monastic orders, their power and corruption, and the aftermath of the edicts of 1536 and 1539
The Decline of tsarism by Christopher Read( Visual )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 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
Staging classical comedy( Visual )

4 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 )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the way in which the ancient Greeks staged theatre - using Oresteia as an example, it examines set design, theatre construction, acting styles and general culture of theatre of this era - filmed on location at the Epidaurus theatre ib Greece - VID 844
Revolution and rebirth : modern theatrical reform and its debt to antiquity( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 18 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
Staging Roman comedy : Pompeian painting and Plautus by Richard C Beacham( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 17 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
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

Warwick history videos by Robin Lenman( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitler's background is traced. The humiliation and the economic collapse of Germany by the end of World War I. The instability of the Weimar government. The Nazis drew support from the industrialists,the military and the lower middle classes who responded to Hitler's promises of employment
The Dissolution of the monasteries by J. J Scarisbrick( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 11 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
The Scramble for Africa by Iain R Smith( Visual )

2 editions 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
Bismark and the unification of Germany( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the unification of Germany in the late 19th century under Prussia and the "iron chancellor" Otto Von Bismarck
Warwick history videos by Robin Clifton( 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
The unification of Germany( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the political and social conditions leading to the unifcation of the modern German nation
The Outbreak of the First World War by Volker R Berghahn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand at Sarajevo brought about a series of international diplomatic manoeuvres that ultimately led to World War I. Explores the background to Sarajevo and why German mobilization precipitated European hostilities. Suggested audience: senior secondary
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

Dissolution of the monasteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval England was a land of abbeys. Of over 800 religious houses in England and Wales on the eve of the reformation, 23 of them in and around London alone, plus over a hundred in Scotland. Some of the largest abbeys were massive affairs and dominated town and country landscapes. They were centers of consumption and employment and sometimes a pilgrimage. The largest Cistercian houses had been famous for sheep farming. Some of the big Benedictine houses had been important centers of learning and the arts, copying, carving, carpentry, music, painting, and illuminating manuscripts
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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