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The Greeks : crucible of civilization

Author: Cassian Harrison; Liam Neeson; Atlantic Productions.; PBS Home Video.; Devillier-Donegan Enterprises.
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, ©1999.
Series: Empires (PBS Home Video)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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Views rise and fall of ancient Greece through the eyes of prominent figures of the times, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates.
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Genre/Form: Documentary videos
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Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biographies
Documentary films
Documentary television programs
History
Biography
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cassian Harrison; Liam Neeson; Atlantic Productions.; PBS Home Video.; Devillier-Donegan Enterprises.
ISBN: 1415711097 9781415711095 0793698499 9780793698493 0780634179 9780780634176
OCLC Number: 58992491
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Special features: Director's commentary; additional scenes not included in the PBS broadcast; DVD-ROM features include web link, "Virtual Socrates" screensaver and 3-D views of the Acropolis.
Credits: Writer and director, Cassian Harrison.
Performer(s): Narrator, Liam Neeson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital.; System requirements for DVD-ROM special features: 266 MHz Pentium processor; 32 MB RAM; 5-20 MB hard disc space; Windows 95 or higher; DVD-ROM drive.
Contents: The Greeks : crucible of civilization (ca. 140 min.) (c1999) ([Vol. 1]) / produced by Atlantic productions in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises --
The Medici : godfathers of the Renaissance (ca. 220 min.) (c2003) ([Vol. 2]) / produced by Lion Television in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises --
Japan : memoirs of a secret empire (ca. 160 min.) (c2003) ([Vol. 3]) / produced by Lyn Goldfarb Productions, Inc. and Plug-In, Inc. in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises ; written by Joan Owens Meyerson, Lyn Goldfarb, Deborah Ann DeSnoo --
Egypt's golden empire (ca. 160 min.) (c2001) ([Vol. 4]) / a Lion Television Production in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises ; writer, Justin Pollard --
The Roman empire : in the first century (ca. 219 min.) (c2001) ([Vol. 5])/ produced by Goldfarb and Koval Productions in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises ; written by Margaret Koval.
Series Title: Empires (PBS Home Video)
Other Titles: Empires (Television program)
Responsibility: producer, Atlantic Productions in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises.

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Views rise and fall of ancient Greece through the eyes of prominent figures of the times, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates.

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