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Prince Rupert Library GCDVD 932 Brie GC054 (Text) 33294001966464 DVDs Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781565855748
  • ISBN: 1565855744 :
  • Physical Description: videorecording
    videodisc
    8 videodiscs (approximately 1440 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches + 1 course guidebooks (19 cm.)
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., 1999.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Course no. 350"--Disc label.
Formatted Contents Note: Part 1, Disc 1 : Introduction -- Prehistoric Egypt -- Ancient Egyptian thought -- Napoleon and the beginnings of Egyptology -- The Rosetta Stone, and much more -- The first nation in history / Disc 2 : The rise of the Old Kingdom -- Sneferu, the pyramid builder -- The Great Pyramid of Giza -- The end of the Old Kingdom -- The First Intermediate Period -- The Middle Kingdom, Dynasty XI / Part 2, Disc 3 : The Middle Kingdom, Dynasty XII -- The Second Intermediate Period -- Joseph in Egypt -- The beginning of the New Kingdom: the fabulous XVIIIth Dynasty -- Queen Hatshepsut ; Obelisks / Disc 4 : Tuthmosis III, king at last -- The fabulous XVIIIth Dynasty rolls on -- Akhenaten, the heretic pharaoh -- The discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb -- The murder of Tutankhamen, a theory -- Medicine, the necessary art / Part 3, Disc 5 : The end of Dynasty XVIII -- Mummification, how we know what we know -- What mummies tell us -- Making a modern mummy -- Dynasty XIX begins -- Ramses the Great, the early years / Disc 6 : Ramses the Great, the later years -- The exodus, did it happen -- The decline of Dynasty XIX -- Dynasty XX, the decline continues -- Ancient Egyptian magic -- Dynasty XXI, Egypt divided / Part 4, Disc 7 : Dynasty XXII, Egypt united -- Dynasty XXV, the Nubians have their day -- Dynasty XXVI, the Saite period -- Dynasty XXVII, the Persians -- Dynasties XXVIII to XXXI, the beginning of the end -- Alexander the Great / Disc 8: The first Ptolemies -- The middle Ptolemies, the decline -- Animal mummies -- Cleopatra's family -- Cleopatra, the last Ptolemy -- The grand finale.
Participant or Performer Note: Lecturer: Bob Brier.
Summary, etc.: A survey of the 3,000 years of Egyptian history from prehistoric times to the death of Cleopatra.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1.
Subject: Egypt -- History -- To 640 A.D
Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C

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