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The Resource Conquistadors, a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; written by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace, (videorecording DVD)

Conquistadors, a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; written by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Conquistadors
Title
Conquistadors
Statement of responsibility
a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; written by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of history's most fateful chapters and greatest adventures. The exploration of the America's by Spanish soldier-explorers, and the experiences and tragedies they had once there
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Peter Harvey ; editors, Gerry Branigan, Chris Lysaght ; music, Howard Davidson ; graphics, Bernard Heyes, John Cranmer
Dewey number
970.01/6
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Some copies may have closed captioning for the hearing impaired
LC call number
E123
LC item number
.C667857833677 2006
PerformerNote
Host, Michael Wood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wood, Michael
  • Wallace, David
  • Dobbs, Rebecca
  • Maya Vision International
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conquerors
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Creative destruction
  • America
  • America
  • Mexico
  • Peru
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Conquistadors, a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; written by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on television in 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1: The fall of the Aztecs: -- Introduction : the fall of the Aztecs -- The Aztecs and Europeans meet -- Heading inland -- Compadres push on, and made alliances -- Relations sour -- The net tightens on the Aztecs -- Episode 2: The conquest of the Incas: -- On the ancient Inca road -- Into the Andes -- Spanish taking gold and killing Incan leaders -- Cuzco : the beginning of profane time --The Incan empire divided -- Hunting, or the hunted? -- Incan leader finally caught -- Episode 3: The search for El Dorado: -- Introduction : the search for El Dorado -- Pizarro and Orellana's journey -- Orellana deserts Pizarro -- The trip turns into an epic journey of discovery -- Stopover in Amazonia before reaching the ocean -- Covering their tracks, and sailing on -- Orellana's second journey -- Episode 4: All the world is human: -- All the world is human -- Cabeza de Vaca's expedition -- From conquistador to slave -- Walking to freedom -- A man caught between two cultures -- No happy ending to the story -- The justice of conquest
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9780793691326
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006330
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
CQMW601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm69870662
  • (OCoLC)69870662
  • 1347867
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation ; region 1 ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Conquistadors, a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; written by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on television in 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1: The fall of the Aztecs: -- Introduction : the fall of the Aztecs -- The Aztecs and Europeans meet -- Heading inland -- Compadres push on, and made alliances -- Relations sour -- The net tightens on the Aztecs -- Episode 2: The conquest of the Incas: -- On the ancient Inca road -- Into the Andes -- Spanish taking gold and killing Incan leaders -- Cuzco : the beginning of profane time --The Incan empire divided -- Hunting, or the hunted? -- Incan leader finally caught -- Episode 3: The search for El Dorado: -- Introduction : the search for El Dorado -- Pizarro and Orellana's journey -- Orellana deserts Pizarro -- The trip turns into an epic journey of discovery -- Stopover in Amazonia before reaching the ocean -- Covering their tracks, and sailing on -- Orellana's second journey -- Episode 4: All the world is human: -- All the world is human -- Cabeza de Vaca's expedition -- From conquistador to slave -- Walking to freedom -- A man caught between two cultures -- No happy ending to the story -- The justice of conquest
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9780793691326
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006330
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
CQMW601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm69870662
  • (OCoLC)69870662
  • 1347867
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation ; region 1 ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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