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The Resource Egypt uncovered, (videorecording)

Egypt uncovered, (videorecording)

Label
Egypt uncovered
Title
Egypt uncovered
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Using modern technology and the latest archaeological findings, world-renowned Egyptologists breathe life into one of history's most fascinating cultures."--Container
Related
Cataloging source
ZJI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
932/.01
LC call number
DT60
LC item number
.E39 2010
PerformerNote
Narrated by Philip Madoc
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davies, W. V
  • Morgan, Jeff
  • Friedman, Renee F
  • Davies, Vivian
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
247
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Technique
live action
Label
Egypt uncovered, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • CPL DVD#
  • Based on the book by Vivian Davies & Ren'ee Friedman
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 1. Chaos and kings. Chaos and order ; Compiling the first history ; The early Egyptians ; The Nile ; Upper Egypt: Hierakonpolis ; Lower Egypt: Buto ; Union of the two kingdoms ; Royal graveyard at Abydos ; Memphis ; The emergence of the pharaohs -- The resurrection machine. Concept of the pyramids ; The step pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara ; Royal Graveyard at Abydos ; Stone monuments at Saqqara ; The false pyramid, the bent pyramid, and the red pyramid at Dashur ; The pyramids at Giza ; The pyramid builders ; The forgotten pyramids of Abusir ; The Valley of the Kings at Thebes ; The pyramids in Nubia ; Kushite Pyramids -- Age of gold. King Tutankhamun's tomb ; The Hyksos ; Kyksos Palace at Avaris ; The Kingdom of Kush ; Ahmose I: The New Kingdom ; The Minoan Alliance ; Kerma ; The conquest of Kush ; Nubian gold ; Amenhotep III ; Common tomb at Thebes ; Royal Tomb of Seti I ; War with the Hittites ; Plunder of the royal tombs -- disc 2. Deities and demons. Early deities ; The Egyptian Creation myth ; Ra: the Sun God ; Amun-Ra ; Atshepsut ; Birthing rituals ; Isis and Osiris ; Amulets ; Securing an afterlife ; Letters to the dead ; Book of the dead ; Dream interpretation ; Animal cults -- Postmortem. Embalming ; The art of mummification ; The Book of the Dead ; Mummies ; Funeral rituals ; Skeletal evaluation ; Reconstruction
Control code
ocn651715914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (247 mins.)
Isbn
9780769789866
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031464391
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D4643
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651715914
  • (Sirsi) i9780769789866
System details
DVD; 16:9 letterbox; Dolby Digital 2.0, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Egypt uncovered, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • CPL DVD#
  • Based on the book by Vivian Davies & Ren'ee Friedman
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 1. Chaos and kings. Chaos and order ; Compiling the first history ; The early Egyptians ; The Nile ; Upper Egypt: Hierakonpolis ; Lower Egypt: Buto ; Union of the two kingdoms ; Royal graveyard at Abydos ; Memphis ; The emergence of the pharaohs -- The resurrection machine. Concept of the pyramids ; The step pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara ; Royal Graveyard at Abydos ; Stone monuments at Saqqara ; The false pyramid, the bent pyramid, and the red pyramid at Dashur ; The pyramids at Giza ; The pyramid builders ; The forgotten pyramids of Abusir ; The Valley of the Kings at Thebes ; The pyramids in Nubia ; Kushite Pyramids -- Age of gold. King Tutankhamun's tomb ; The Hyksos ; Kyksos Palace at Avaris ; The Kingdom of Kush ; Ahmose I: The New Kingdom ; The Minoan Alliance ; Kerma ; The conquest of Kush ; Nubian gold ; Amenhotep III ; Common tomb at Thebes ; Royal Tomb of Seti I ; War with the Hittites ; Plunder of the royal tombs -- disc 2. Deities and demons. Early deities ; The Egyptian Creation myth ; Ra: the Sun God ; Amun-Ra ; Atshepsut ; Birthing rituals ; Isis and Osiris ; Amulets ; Securing an afterlife ; Letters to the dead ; Book of the dead ; Dream interpretation ; Animal cults -- Postmortem. Embalming ; The art of mummification ; The Book of the Dead ; Mummies ; Funeral rituals ; Skeletal evaluation ; Reconstruction
Control code
ocn651715914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (247 mins.)
Isbn
9780769789866
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031464391
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D4643
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651715914
  • (Sirsi) i9780769789866
System details
DVD; 16:9 letterbox; Dolby Digital 2.0, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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