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

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

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
MPAA rating: 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
  • 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53081083
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780780645257
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054895322
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B8953
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 323686
  • 699578
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53081083
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780780645257
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054895322
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B8953
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 323686
  • 699578
System details
DVD, Region 1, Widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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