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Mysteries of Peru

Author: Peter Spry-Leverton; Central Productions.
Publisher: Bethesda, MD : Distributed by Atlas Video, [1993]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two part documentary series exploring stunning achievements of pre-Inca civilization. Includes exploring the ruins of Chan Chan, the Chimu culture, known for its elaborate textiles and pottery, and huge, precise drawings on the flat desert floor by ancient Peruvians.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Spry-Leverton; Central Productions.
ISBN: 1569380066 9781569380062 1569380058 9781569380055
OCLC Number: 37375011
Notes: Originally broadcast as a television program.
Additional coyright date on title frames, cassette label and container: 1985.
Credits: Photography, Peter Greenhalgh ; graphics, Steve Masters ; editors, Jonathan Morris, Tony Pound ; music, Edward Wynne ; programme consultant, Evan Haddingham.
Description: 2 videocassettes (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Enigma of the ruins (ca. 50 min.) --
The lines (ca. 50 min.).
Responsibility: produced and directed by Peter Spry-Leverton ; Central Productions.

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Two part documentary series exploring stunning achievements of pre-Inca civilization. Includes exploring the ruins of Chan Chan, the Chimu culture, known for its elaborate textiles and pottery, and huge, precise drawings on the flat desert floor by ancient Peruvians.

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