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Secrets of the dead. Catastrophe!

Format: DVD 2006
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) QC981.8.C5 S43 2006x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) QC981.8.C5 S43 2006x
 
 
Summary
Were the early Dark Ages triggered by a natural event of cataclysmic proportions around 535 A.D.? A therory exists that a a volcanic explosion equal to two billion Hiroshima-size bombs caused an environmental calamity affecting human civilization from Mongolia to Constaninople, precipitating plague, famine, death, great migration, the Anglo-Saxon victory over the Celts and perhaps even the rise of Islam.
Additional Information
Subjects Climatic changes -- History.
Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- History.
Natural disasters -- History.
Weather -- Effect of volcanic eruptions on.
Middle Ages.
Science television programs.
Historical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Alexandria, Va.?] :PBS Home Video,2006
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Secrets of the dead (Television program)
Catastrophe!
Contributors Johnstone, Gary, 1959-
Chrisman, Michael.
3BM Television (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
System Details DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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