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Egypt : rediscovering a lost world

Main Title: Egypt [videorecording] : rediscovering a lost world / writers: Ferdinand Fairfax, Tony Mulholland, Jonathan Rich


Published/Created: [New York] : BBC Video, c2006


Description: 2 videodiscs in 2 can (DVD) (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


Note: Original 6-episode series copyrighted and broadcast on BBC television between 2004 and 2005


Performer(s): Documentary/history lesson featuring dramatizations of ancient Egypt through the eyes of three 19th century Egyptologists: featuring Stuart Graham as Howard Carter, Matthew Kelly as Giovanni Belzoni, and Elliot Cowan as Jean-Franc¸ois Champollion



Contents:
The search for Tutankhamun -- The curse of Tutankhamun -- The pharaoh and the showman -- The temple of the sands -- The mystery of the Rosetta Stone -- The secrets of the hieroglyphs


Summary: Relive ancient Egypt through the eyes of three of its greatest explorers. The ancient and recent past are skillfully interwoven, bringing to life the 19th century explorers, code breakers, and adventurers who risked everything


Subject: Carter, Howard, -- 1874-1939 -- Drama.
Subject: Tutankhamen, -- King of Egypt -- Drama.
Subject: Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, -- 1778-1823 -- Drama.
Subject: Seti -- I, -- King of Egypt -- Tomb -- Drama.
Subject: Abu Sunbul (Egypt) -- Drama.
Subject: Champollion, Jean-Franc¸ois, -- 1790-1832 -- Drama.
Subject: Rosetta stone -- Drama.
Subject: Egyptologists -- Drama.
Subject: Egyptian language -- Writing, Hieroglyphic.
Subject: Egypt -- Antiquities -- Drama.


videorecording DVD
2 videodiscs in 2 can (DVD) (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2006,  2006, BBC Video , [New York]
Distributed by [none]
AV Material ID 1000013729
 
 
 
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