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The Greeks : crucible of civilization

Author: Anthony GeffenCassian HarrisonLiam NeesonPaul CartledgeDonald KaganAll authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video : Warner Home Video, 2000, ©1999.
Series: Empires (PBS Home Video)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of ancient Greece's Golden Age is told through the lives of its prominent figures, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Geffen; Cassian Harrison; Liam Neeson; Paul Cartledge; Donald Kagan; Alexander Nehamas; Helen King; Victor Davis Hanson; Josiah Ober; Atlantic Productions.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Devillier-Donegan Enterprises.; PBS Home Video.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0780630580 9780780630581
OCLC Number: 43498311
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: "An Empires special."
Credits: Director of photography, Lee Pulbrook ; music composed by Simon Fisher Turner, Michael Gibbs ; edited by Mel Quigley, Maggie Choyce, Scott McEwing ; series consultant, Paul Cartledge ; graphic design, Andrew Garnett-Lawson, Tim Osbourne, Graham Jack.
Performer(s): Narrated by Liam Neeson ; guest experts, Paul Cartledge, Donald Kagan, Alexander Nehamas, Helen King, Victor Davis Hanson, Josiah Ober.
Description: 2 videocassettes (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Part 1. The revolution --
The golden age --(1 hr., 50 min.) --
Part 2. Empire of the mind (56 min.).
Series Title: Empires (PBS Home Video)
Other Titles: Crucible of civilization
Empires (Television program)
Responsibility: series producer, Anthony Geffen ; series written & directed by Cassian Harrison ; produced by Atlantic Productions in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises.

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The story of ancient Greece's Golden Age is told through the lives of its prominent figures, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates.

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