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The Resource Ancient discoveries, produced and directed by Stuart Clarke, (DVD)

Ancient discoveries, produced and directed by Stuart Clarke, (DVD)

Label
Ancient discoveries
Title
Ancient discoveries
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Stuart Clarke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the invention during ancient times of technologies that continue to enhance modern life today
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Ancient discoveries (Television program).
Dewey number
303.483
LC call number
T173.8
LC item number
.A53 2007
PerformerNote
Narrators: Phil Crowley, Michael Carroll
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clarke, Stuart
  • Crowley, Phil
  • Carroll, Michael
Runtime
300
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  • Technological innovations
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • History, Ancient
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ancient discoveries, produced and directed by Stuart Clarke, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Computing. The Antikythera mechanism ; Ctesibius' water clock -- Medicine. Brain surgery and Galen, doctor to the gladiators -- Robotics. Heron of Alexandria's miracle machines and steam engine -- Warfare. Greek fire ; Roman battering rams ; Helepolis siege towers -- Ships. Roman naval engineering and Caligula's Lake Nemi pleasure barges -- Power. The Baghdad battery ; Roman water wheels ; Archimedes death ray
Control code
pm2007017970
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (300 min.)
Isbn
9781417229949
Lccn
be2007017970
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00741952647096
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6470
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1666768
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ancient discoveries, produced and directed by Stuart Clarke, (DVD)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Computing. The Antikythera mechanism ; Ctesibius' water clock -- Medicine. Brain surgery and Galen, doctor to the gladiators -- Robotics. Heron of Alexandria's miracle machines and steam engine -- Warfare. Greek fire ; Roman battering rams ; Helepolis siege towers -- Ships. Roman naval engineering and Caligula's Lake Nemi pleasure barges -- Power. The Baghdad battery ; Roman water wheels ; Archimedes death ray
Control code
pm2007017970
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (300 min.)
Isbn
9781417229949
Lccn
be2007017970
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00741952647096
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6470
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1666768
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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