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Author: David Macaulay; Larry Klein; Derek Jacobi; Brian Blessed; PBS Video.
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, [1991], ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Animation   Visual material : English : Animated versionView all editions and formats
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The story of Egypt's "Old Kingdom" includes Egyptian kings, their courts, their heirs and their jealous queens. Drawings of the pyramids and their construction are coupled with an explanation of their purpose in Egyptian mythology.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Macaulay; Larry Klein; Derek Jacobi; Brian Blessed; PBS Video.
ISBN: 0793606136 9780793606139
OCLC Number: 30315458
Notes: Based on the book by David Macaulay.
"Unicorn Projects, Inc., c1990. Distributed by PBS VIDEO. Print materials c1991 PBS"--Container.
Credits: Created by Larry Klein, Mark Olshaker, Ray Hubbard ; animation by Animation Partnership, London ; voices: Derek Jacobi, Brian Blessed, John Hurt, Sian Phillips [and others].
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Public Television Stations, the American Architectural Foundation of The American Institute of Architects and the National Concrete Masonry Association ; a Unicorn project with David Macaulay.

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The story of Egypt's "Old Kingdom" includes Egyptian kings, their courts, their heirs and their jealous queens. Drawings of the pyramids and their construction are coupled with an explanation of their purpose in Egyptian mythology.

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