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The legend under siege

Author: Bill Lyons; Michael Wood; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service,
Publisher: London, England : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), 1985.
Series: In search of the Trojan War, 2-6; World history in video
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Michael Wood attempts to discover whether the events and people of the Trojan War, as described by Homer in the Iliad, are true or myth. This episode tells the story of Heinrich Schliemann's successors and their excavations at Troy and other sites in Turkey and Greece. Arthur Evans and his work at Knossos are examined in detail.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Named Person: Arthur Evans, Sir; Carl W Blegen; Carl W Blegen; Arthur Evans, Sir
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Lyons; Michael Wood; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service,
OCLC Number: 849674125
Language Note: This edition in English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Mar. 22, 2013).
Credits: Photography, Richard Ganniclifft, David Jackson, Robert Sleigh ; editor, Patrick Haggerty, Helen Mandt ; music, Terry Oldfield, David Pash.
Description: 1 online resource (290 min.).
Contents: The legend under siege --
The singer of tales --
The women of Troy --
Empire of the Hittites --
The fall of Troy.
Series Title: In search of the Trojan War, 2-6; World history in video
Other Titles: Singer of tales
Women of Troy
Empire of the Hittites
Fall of Troy
Responsibility: a BBC TV production ; written and presented by Michael Wood ; directed by Bill Lyons.

Abstract:

Michael Wood attempts to discover whether the events and people of the Trojan War, as described by Homer in the Iliad, are true or myth. This episode tells the story of Heinrich Schliemann's successors and their excavations at Troy and other sites in Turkey and Greece. Arthur Evans and his work at Knossos are examined in detail.

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