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The Resource Ancient Greece, Modern ship building, produced by Popular Arts Entertainment Inc. for History Channel Television Networks Productions, A & E Television Networks ; producer, Melody Shafir ; writers, Rick Dowlearn, Richard L. Schmidt ; producer/co-writer, Michael Guillen, (DVD videorecording)

Ancient Greece, Modern ship building, produced by Popular Arts Entertainment Inc. for History Channel Television Networks Productions, A & E Television Networks ; producer, Melody Shafir ; writers, Rick Dowlearn, Richard L. Schmidt ; producer/co-writer, Michael Guillen, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Ancient Greece, Modern ship building
Title
Ancient Greece
Title part
Modern ship building
Statement of responsibility
produced by Popular Arts Entertainment Inc. for History Channel Television Networks Productions, A & E Television Networks ; producer, Melody Shafir ; writers, Rick Dowlearn, Richard L. Schmidt ; producer/co-writer, Michael Guillen
Title variation
Modern ship building
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fullscreen. Get an up-close look at a reproduction of a trireme, or ancient Mediterranean warship. See the reproduction of the gigantic cargo ship Syracusia capturing the vessels' original grandeur. Witness a demonstration of the Archimedean screw, a machine designed in the third century B.C. to pump water out of a ship's hold, and watch as another one of Archimedes' discoveries, the principle of buoyancy, is put to the test. In England, investigate the Antikytheara mechanism, a type of celestial computer that tracked the movement of the sun, moon, Mars, Venus, Mercury, and a handful of stars
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Where did it come from? (Television program)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Matthew Davis, Jonah Torreano ; music, Scorekeepers Music
Dewey number
  • 623.8/1
  • 623.82
LC call number
VM75
LC item number
.A53 2009
PerformerNote
Host, Michael Guillen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shafir, Melody
  • Dowlearn, Rick
  • Schmidt, Richard L
  • Guillen, Michael
  • Popular Arts Entertainment
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • History (Television network)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
47
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  • Shipbuilding
  • Triremes
  • Cargo ships
  • Archimedean screw
  • Antikythera mechanism (Ancient calculator)
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
Technique
live action
Label
Ancient Greece, Modern ship building, produced by Popular Arts Entertainment Inc. for History Channel Television Networks Productions, A & E Television Networks ; producer, Melody Shafir ; writers, Rick Dowlearn, Richard L. Schmidt ; producer/co-writer, Michael Guillen, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on History television in 2005
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm469223055
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 47 min.)
Isbn
9781422969373
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961206807
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AAAE206800
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)469223055
  • (OCoLC)469223055
  • (Sirsi) a1016575
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ancient Greece, Modern ship building, produced by Popular Arts Entertainment Inc. for History Channel Television Networks Productions, A & E Television Networks ; producer, Melody Shafir ; writers, Rick Dowlearn, Richard L. Schmidt ; producer/co-writer, Michael Guillen, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on History television in 2005
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm469223055
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 47 min.)
Isbn
9781422969373
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961206807
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AAAE206800
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)469223055
  • (OCoLC)469223055
  • (Sirsi) a1016575
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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