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The Resource Mysteries of the ancient world : unlock history's oldest secrets, produced and directed by Harriet Smith ; written by Lynette Singer, (videorecording DVD)

Mysteries of the ancient world : unlock history's oldest secrets, produced and directed by Harriet Smith ; written by Lynette Singer, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Mysteries of the ancient world : unlock history's oldest secrets
Title
Mysteries of the ancient world
Title remainder
unlock history's oldest secrets
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Harriet Smith ; written by Lynette Singer
Title variation
  • Reader's Digest
  • Reader's Digest Classical Collection
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Join explorers, scholars, adventurers and archaeologists as they search for long-buried clues and missing pieces to the puzzle of history. Unravel the meaning of Egyptian hieroglyphics; uncover clues to Stonehenge; shed new light on the mythical Minoan civilization. Follow the celebrated Silk Road; discover why the ancient city of Catal Hoyuk was so prosperous; reconstruct the city of Petra's underground water system. Venture into the Andes to seek out the lost Incas; discover the remarkable story behind the collapse of the Mayan's; learn about human sacrifice among the Moche people
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Cliff West
Dewey number
910/.2/02
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
CB311
LC item number
.M97 2004
PerformerNote
Narrated by George Irving
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Singer, Lynette
  • Questar Video, Inc
Runtime
169
Series statement
Reader's digest classic collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egyptian language
  • Minoans
  • Incas
  • Mayas
  • Human sacrifice
  • Mochica Indians
  • Egyptian language
  • Human sacrifice
  • Incas
  • Mayas
  • Minoans
  • Mochica Indians
  • Stonehenge (England)
  • Silk Road
  • Çatal Mound (Turkey)
  • Petra (Extinct city)
  • Asia
  • England
  • Jordan
  • Turkey
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mysteries of the ancient world : unlock history's oldest secrets, produced and directed by Harriet Smith ; written by Lynette Singer, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mysteries of Europe and the Mediterranean, myths and legends
  • Mysteries of the Orient, Ancient journeys
  • Mysteries of the Americas, vanished civilizations
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD video (approximately 169 min.)
Isbn
9781594640919
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033937080739
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
QD8073
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2735198
  • (OCoLC)56054177
  • (OCoLC)ocm56054177
  • 885319
  • 2735198
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mysteries of the ancient world : unlock history's oldest secrets, produced and directed by Harriet Smith ; written by Lynette Singer, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mysteries of Europe and the Mediterranean, myths and legends
  • Mysteries of the Orient, Ancient journeys
  • Mysteries of the Americas, vanished civilizations
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD video (approximately 169 min.)
Isbn
9781594640919
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033937080739
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
QD8073
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2735198
  • (OCoLC)56054177
  • (OCoLC)ocm56054177
  • 885319
  • 2735198
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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