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Ancients behaving badly

Author: Tom McCamusBlink Films.Yap Films.History (Television network)Canwest Broadcasting (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [United States] : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2010]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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They employed a brutality which is staggering by today's standards. A fresh look at some of the world's most fascinating, iconic, and truly ruthless leaders, how they came to power and stayed in power, how they treated their subjects, friends and family, demonstrated battlefield leadership and achieved transformations at home.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
History
Nonfiction television programs
Named Person: Caligula, Emperor of Rome; Attila; Julius Caesar; Alexander, the Great; Nero, Emperor of Rome; Hannibal; Genghis Khan; Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt; Alexander, the Great; Attila; Julius Caesar; Caligula, Emperor of Rome; Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt; Genghis Khan; Hannibal; Nero, Emperor of Rome
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tom McCamus; Blink Films.; Yap Films.; History (Television network); Canwest Broadcasting (Firm); ITV Global Entertainment.; Arts and Entertainment Network.; New Video Group.
ISBN: 142298124X 9781422981245
OCLC Number: 611152293
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
Credits: Producer/director, Toby Trackman [and others].
Performer(s): Narrator, Tom McCamus.
Event notes: Originally broadcast as individual episodes on the History Channel in 2009.
Description: 2 videodiscs (376 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby Digital, stereo.
Contents: Disc 1. Caligula ; Attila the Hun ; Julius Caesar ; Alexander the Great --
disc 2. Nero ; Hannibal ; Genghis Khan ; Cleopatra.
Responsibility: co-produced by Blink Films and Yap Films ; in association with History, Canwest Broadcasting, and ITV Global Entertainment.

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They employed a brutality which is staggering by today's standards. A fresh look at some of the world's most fascinating, iconic, and truly ruthless leaders, how they came to power and stayed in power, how they treated their subjects, friends and family, demonstrated battlefield leadership and achieved transformations at home.

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