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Treasures of the world

Author: PBS Video.; Stoner Productions Inc.
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video (distributor), 1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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"Casts masterworks of art ... in ... some of the most engaging stories of history: tales of mishap and madness, inspiration and intrigue, devotion and discovery ... weaves dramatized events with ... archival images and ... insights from ... collectors and curators."
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Shahjahan, Emperor of India; Pablo Picasso; Peter Carl Fabergé; Leonardo, da Vinci; Peter Carl Fabergé; Shahjahan, Emperor of India
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: PBS Video.; Stoner Productions Inc.
ISBN: 0780627970 9780780627970 0780627989 9780780627987 0780627997 9780780627994 0780628004 9780780628007
OCLC Number: 43064021
Credits: Producers/directors, Suzanne Duroux, Barry Stoner ; writer, Suzanne Duroux ; narrator, Krisha Fairchild.
Description: 3 videocassettes (180 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Contents: v. 1. Theft of the Mona Lisa. Guernica: testimony of war --
v. 2. The Faberge eggs: mememtos of a doomed dynasty. The notorious hope diamond --
v. 3. Taj Mahal: memorial to love. Borobudur: pathway to enlightenment.
Other Titles: Theft of the Mona Lisa.
Guernica:testimony of war.
Faberge eggs: mementos of a doomed dynasty.
Notorious Hope diamond.
Taj Mahal: memorial to love.
Borobudur: pathway to enlightenment.
Responsibility: Stoner Productions Inc.

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"Casts masterworks of art ... in ... some of the most engaging stories of history: tales of mishap and madness, inspiration and intrigue, devotion and discovery ... weaves dramatized events with ... archival images and ... insights from ... collectors and curators."

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