The Spartans

Format: DVD 2004
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) DF261.S8 S735 2004x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) DF261.S8 S735 2004x
 
 
Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Audiovisual SVD-1536
Location  Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  SVD-1536
 
 
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.
Additional Information
Subjects Sparta (Extinct city)
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Alexandria, Va.?] :PBS Home Video,2004
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Archer, Melanie.
Bradley, Richard.
Kirby, Tim.
Hughes, Bettany.
Scales, Steve.
Lion Television Ltd.
Channel Four (Great Britain)
PBS Home Video.
Participants/Performers Presented by Bettany Hughes.
Other Contributors Film editor, Steve Scales.
Audience TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated; Canadian home video rating: PG (parental guidance advised; Theme or content may not be suitable for all children).
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Documentary.
Title from container.
Program content: c2003.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (2 hr., 44 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0780645251
9780780645257
1415701032
9781415701034
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