The Resource Ancient Egypt unearthed, Discovery Communications

Ancient Egypt unearthed, Discovery Communications

Label
Ancient Egypt unearthed
Title
Ancient Egypt unearthed
Statement of responsibility
Discovery Communications
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Egypt uncovered: Shot on location at many sites off-limits to the public, and featuring many noted Egyptologists, this series offers a comprehensive look at new archaeological discoveries about ancient Egypt
  • Egypt's ten greatest discoveries: Dr. Zahi Hawass, the guardian of Egyptian antiquities, and a team of leading archaeologists identify the ten most important discoveries in Egypt, from major battles to mega-constructions
  • Secrets of Egypt's lost queen: Top archaeologists use cutting-edge forensic techniques to unravel the mystery of Queen Hatshepsut's life and death, and unearth her fascinating story that has remained buried for 3,000 years
  • Take a journey down the mighty Nile, back through time, and uncover ancient Egypt's long-lost mysteries
  • Why ancient Egypt fell: the mighty civilization of Egypt stood for thousands of years until it underwent a swift decline and fall. How could such a wealthy, powerful and rich culture collapse so entirely?
  • Women pharaohs: New discoveries by Egyptologists have found that women pharaohs wielded secret powers in ancient Egypt. These women pharaohs may have been the key to why Egypt was a great civilization before those of Greece and Rome
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Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
932
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
DT83
LC item number
.A63 2009
PerformerNote
No credits provided
Runtime
525
Series statement
Discovery classics collection
Technique
live action
Label
Ancient Egypt unearthed, Discovery Communications
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Egypt uncovered" based on the book Egypt by Vivian Davies and Renee Friedman
  • Presented in 1.78:1 and 1.66:1 widescreen (enhanced for 16:9 TVs) and 1.33:1 aspect ratios
  • Title from disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Egypt uncovered / a John Gwyn production for S4C in association with Discovery Channel and La Cinquieme ; narrator, Philip Madoc ; producer, John Gwyn ; writers, Vivian Davies, Renée Friedman ; director, Jeff Morgan (1998 ; 250 min.) -- Disc 2.
  • Egypt's ten greatest discoveries / writer/director, Ben Mole ; producer, Kate Haddock ; narrator, Demetri Goritsas ; produced by Atlantic Productions for Science Channel (2007 ; 88 min.)
  • Secrets of Egypt's lost queen / narrator, Harry Prichett ; director, Brando Quilici ; writer/co-producer, Rob Goldberg ; produced by Brando Quilici Productions for Discovery Channel (2007 ; 100 min.)
  • Why ancient Egypt fell / narrator, Corey Johnson ; produced and directed by Gabriella Polletta ; produced by IWC Media for Discovery Channel (2008 ; 43 min.)
  • Women pharaohs / narrator, Kyra Sedgwick ; produced, directed, edited by Gary Glassman ; writer, Nelson Walker III ; produced by Providence Pictures Inc. for Discovery Channel (2001 ; 51 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (525 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381521122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DIS5211DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn264802015
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ancient Egypt unearthed, Discovery Communications
Publication
Note
  • "Egypt uncovered" based on the book Egypt by Vivian Davies and Renee Friedman
  • Presented in 1.78:1 and 1.66:1 widescreen (enhanced for 16:9 TVs) and 1.33:1 aspect ratios
  • Title from disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Egypt uncovered / a John Gwyn production for S4C in association with Discovery Channel and La Cinquieme ; narrator, Philip Madoc ; producer, John Gwyn ; writers, Vivian Davies, Renée Friedman ; director, Jeff Morgan (1998 ; 250 min.) -- Disc 2.
  • Egypt's ten greatest discoveries / writer/director, Ben Mole ; producer, Kate Haddock ; narrator, Demetri Goritsas ; produced by Atlantic Productions for Science Channel (2007 ; 88 min.)
  • Secrets of Egypt's lost queen / narrator, Harry Prichett ; director, Brando Quilici ; writer/co-producer, Rob Goldberg ; produced by Brando Quilici Productions for Discovery Channel (2007 ; 100 min.)
  • Why ancient Egypt fell / narrator, Corey Johnson ; produced and directed by Gabriella Polletta ; produced by IWC Media for Discovery Channel (2008 ; 43 min.)
  • Women pharaohs / narrator, Kyra Sedgwick ; produced, directed, edited by Gary Glassman ; writer, Nelson Walker III ; produced by Providence Pictures Inc. for Discovery Channel (2001 ; 51 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (525 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381521122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DIS5211DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn264802015
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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