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The Resource The Spartans, a Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; series producer, Tim Kirby ; directed by Melanie Archer

The Spartans, a Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; series producer, Tim Kirby ; directed by Melanie Archer

Label
The Spartans
Title
The Spartans
Statement of responsibility
a Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; series producer, Tim Kirby ; directed by Melanie Archer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the rise and fall of the civilization of ancient Sparta, considering socio-economic, political and military aspects and influence on later Western culture. Key battles (Thermopylae, Sphakteria, Syracuse) and individuals (Leonidas, Lysander, Lycurgus, Agesilaos) are examined. Includes location footage and battle re-enactments
Cataloging source
WIT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Douglas Hartington ; film editor, Steve Scales ; original music, Anthony Burke
Dewey number
938/.06
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
DF261.S8
LC item number
S637 2003d
PerformerNote
Presented by Bettany Hughes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kirby, Tim
  • Archer, Melanie
  • Hughes, Bettany
  • Scales, Steve
  • Lion Television Ltd
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sparta (Extinct city)
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
The Spartans, a Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; series producer, Tim Kirby ; directed by Melanie Archer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9781415701034
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054895322
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • B8953
  • B87785
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53081083
  • (Sirsi) o53081083
  • 305032
  • 305032
  • 1474732
  • 1841245
System details
DVD, Region 1, Widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Spartans, a Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; series producer, Tim Kirby ; directed by Melanie Archer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9781415701034
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054895322
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • B8953
  • B87785
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53081083
  • (Sirsi) o53081083
  • 305032
  • 305032
  • 1474732
  • 1841245
System details
DVD, Region 1, Widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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