SummaryNational Geographic's 6-part series reveals ancient Rome's hidden treasures and untold stories as never before. From iconic figures including Caligula, Caesar and Constantine, to epic events such as the eruption of Vesuvius, the invasion of Britain, and fall of Rome. New discoveries about the Roman gladiators, Pompeii doomsday, and Caesar's assassination provide fresh insights into the empire that not only influenced Western civilization, but created it.
ContentsDisc 1. Secrets of the gladiators ; The real Caligula
Disc 2. Doomsday Pompeii ; Killing Caesar
Disc 3. Birth of Rome ; Ancient superpower ; Bonus program.
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C.
Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [United States] : Universal City, CA :National Geographic ;2011
Distributed by Vivendi Entertainment,
|Other Titles|| Treasure seekers: in the shadow of Ancient Rome.
Cascio, Michael, 1950-
National Geographic Channels International.
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Vivendi Entertainment (Firm)
Narrator, Bray Poor.
Rating: Not Rated.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearng impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television on the National Geographic Channel in 2010.
Accompanying material may include a map (col. ; 57 x 89 cm., fold. to 10 x 15 cm.).
Bonus program: Treasure seekers: in the shadow of Ancient Rome.
DVD; region 1; widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby surround 5.1.
3 videodiscs (270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.