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The Resource Secrets of the Parthenon, a Providence Pictures production for NOVA and WGBH Boston in association with Studio International and Arte France ; written & produced by Gary Glassman

Secrets of the Parthenon, a Providence Pictures production for NOVA and WGBH Boston in association with Studio International and Arte France ; written & produced by Gary Glassman

Label
Secrets of the Parthenon
Title
Secrets of the Parthenon
Statement of responsibility
a Providence Pictures production for NOVA and WGBH Boston in association with Studio International and Arte France ; written & produced by Gary Glassman
Contributor
Production personnel
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Screenwriter
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"For 25 centuries the Parthenon has been shot at, set on fire, rocked by earthquakes, looted for its sculptures, and disfigured by misguided restorations. Now, a team of architects and engineers is investigating the many mysteries of this icon of Western civilization : How did the ancient Greeks design and build their masterpiece so quickly? How did they achieve such precision and perfection without modern tools and architectural aids that we take for granted today, such as comprehensive plans or drawings? With unprecedented access to the Greek government's Acropolis Restoration Project, which has been restoring the Parthenon for over three decades, Nova takes viewers inside the minds of the ancient Greeks as they created their most enduring architectural miracle ... " -- Container
Member of
Cataloging source
IF9
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Mark Daniels ; editor, Rob Tinworth ; music, Ed Tomney
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Glassman, Gary,
  • Tomney, Ed
  • Providence Pictures, Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Studio International (Firm)
  • ARTE France
Runtime
54
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  • Parthenon (Athens, Greece)
  • Monuments
  • Architecture
  • Athens (Greece)
Technique
live action
Label
Secrets of the Parthenon, a Providence Pictures production for NOVA and WGBH Boston in association with Studio International and Arte France ; written & produced by Gary Glassman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS series Nova
  • Special features: DVD-ROM features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
226241377
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 54 min.)
Isbn
9781593757960
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421422797
Other physical details
sound, color;
Publisher number
WG42279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Secrets of the Parthenon, a Providence Pictures production for NOVA and WGBH Boston in association with Studio International and Arte France ; written & produced by Gary Glassman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS series Nova
  • Special features: DVD-ROM features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
226241377
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 54 min.)
Isbn
9781593757960
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421422797
Other physical details
sound, color;
Publisher number
WG42279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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