This riveting special investigates a new image of the Vikings that goes far deeper than their savage stereotype as raiding marauders. They were expert shipbuilders, superb artisans, canny merchants, and bold colonizers.
This riveting two-hour special investigates a new image of the Vikings that goes far deeper than their savage stereotype as raiding marauders. Faithful replicas of their magnificent ships, life-like computer animation and fascinating recreations reveal the Vikings as canny merchants, expert shipbuilders, superb artisans, and bold colonizers of lands that lay beyond the edge of the known world.
ContentsDVD-ROM features: A link to the Nova Web site, pbs.org/nova.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Boston] :WGBH Boston Video,2006
|Other Titles|| Nova (Television program)
Erickson, Bo G.
Walker, John, 1956 April 21-
Wallace, Melanie (Producer)
Apsell, Paula S.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Narrator, Liev Schreiber.
Cinematography, Henri Alexandre, John Walker, Stefan Nitoslawski ; editor, Mikael Agaton ; original music, Neil Smolar.
Subtitle on container: Canny merchants, superb artisans, and bold colonizers or far-off lands.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby digital.
1 videodisc (1 hr., 45 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.