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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
TUK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Douglas Hartington ; film editor, Steve Scales ; original music, Anthony Burke
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Presented by Bettany Hughes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kirby, Tim
  • Archer, Melanie
  • Hughes, Bettany
  • Scales, Steve
  • Burke, Anthony
  • Hartington, Douglas
  • 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
Copyright
Note
Region 1; Widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
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
Control code
485871
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
097368778542
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
87785
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415701034
  • (Sirsi) ADO-2883
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Spartans, a Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; series producer, Tim Kirby ; directed by Melanie Archer
Publication
Copyright
Note
Region 1; Widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
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
Control code
485871
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
097368778542
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
87785
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415701034
  • (Sirsi) ADO-2883
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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