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Byzantium : the lost empire

Author: Nicholas BartonJohn RomerElizabeth RomerDerek TowersABTV.All authors
Publisher: Port Washington, N.Y. : Koch Vision, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For more than 1,000 years, the Byzantine Empire was the eye of the entire world. The origin of great literature, fine art, and modern government, it was also the first Christian empire. Pass through the gates of Constantinople, explore the magnificent mosque of Hagia Sophia and see the looted treasures of the empire now located in St. Marks, Venice.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
DVD
Video
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Barton; John Romer; Elizabeth Romer; Derek Towers; ABTV.; Learning Channel (Firm); IBIS Films (Firm); Channel Four (Great Britain); KOCH Vision (Firm)
ISBN: 1417229969 9781417229963
OCLC Number: 163581935
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
"Letterbox."
Originally broadcast on television in 1997.
Credits: Director Ron Johnston ; Series producer, John Romer and Nicholas Barton ; written by John Romer ; series director, Derek Towers.
Performer(s): Host, John Romer.
Description: 2 videodiscs (208 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Contents: Building the dream --
Heaven on Earth --
Envy of the world --
Forever and ever.
Responsibility: an ABTV production for the Learning Channel in association with IBIS Films and Channel Four Television ; series producer, Nicholas Barton ; written by John Romer ; co-writer, Elizabeth Romer ; series director, Derek Towers.

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For more than 1,000 years, the Byzantine Empire was the eye of the entire world. The origin of great literature, fine art, and modern government, it was also the first Christian empire. Pass through the gates of Constantinople, explore the magnificent mosque of Hagia Sophia and see the looted treasures of the empire now located in St. Marks, Venice.

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