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The Resource Pyramid ; Obelisk : Secrets of lost empires, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)

Pyramid ; Obelisk : Secrets of lost empires, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)

Label
Pyramid ; Obelisk : Secrets of lost empires
Title
Pyramid ; Obelisk
Title remainder
Secrets of lost empires
Statement of responsibility
a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes
Title variation
  • Pyramid
  • Obelisk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Television programs about the building of the Great Pyramid at Giza and the construction of Egyptian obelisks. Archaeological teams test construction hypotheses using traditional building techniques
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
  • Cinematography, Graham Smith ... [et al.] ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; music, Ray Loring
  • Obelisk program produced by WGBH/Boston Science Unit and BBC-TV
Dewey number
  • 930.1
  • 932
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
CC77.H5
LC item number
S437487 2006
PerformerNote
Narrator: Stacy Keach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barnes, Michael
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
Secrets of lost empires
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Pyramid (Egypt)
  • Obelisks
  • Architecture, Ancient
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Pyramid ; Obelisk : Secrets of lost empires, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from DVD menu screen
  • Originally broadcast on NOVA television in 1992 (Pyramid) and 1997 (Obelisk)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Pyramid -- Obelisk
Control code
ocm62596956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755546
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421407299
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG40729
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62596956
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pyramid ; Obelisk : Secrets of lost empires, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from DVD menu screen
  • Originally broadcast on NOVA television in 1992 (Pyramid) and 1997 (Obelisk)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Pyramid -- Obelisk
Control code
ocm62596956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755546
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421407299
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG40729
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62596956
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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