Ken Matsumoto; Toshikazu Satō; Yutaka Shigenobu; Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai.; NHK Entāpuraizu.; Terebiman Yunion.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
|制作人员：||Music, KitaroÌ ; camera, Tomoaki Kasai ; editor, Masaharu Toshioka.|
|演员：||Narrator, Donna Burke.|
|描述：||1 videocassette (59 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.|
|丛书名：||Messages from the past.|
|其他题名：||I have conquered the river|
|责任：||supervision, Ken Matsumoto ; director, Toshikazu Sato ; producer, Yutaka Shigenobu ; co-produced by NHK, NHK Enterprises 21, Inc., TV Man Union Inc.|
Literally "the land between the rivers," Mesopotamia was host to some of the worlds earliest and most powerful civilizations. Shot on location, this program seeks to understand how the Sumerian city-states, cradled by the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, built a vibrant agricultural economy and why, after centuries, the wheat crop suddenly failed.