The Classical age
Surveys the accomplishments of the Greek classical age, between 500 B.C. and the death of Alexander. Discusses Greek art and literature of the period as well as Greek thought, linking the classical age to basic elements of Western Civilization. Burstall's conversations with Greek scholar Kenneth Dover are interspersed with scenes from Greek drama, photographs of ancient ruins, artefacts, and sculptures and scenes from recent Greek history and modern Greek culture.
Burstall, Christopher; Dover, Kenneth James
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; R.M. Productions; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Fine Arts; Literature, Print Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Ancient Cultures; Greece History To 146 B.C; Greece Civilization
Europe; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; England
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- Physical Description
57 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089886; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1237; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/760; Catalog Key: alephsys001285766; OCLC: ocm11594127
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