The Resource In Search of History, Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (evideo)

In Search of History, Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (evideo)

Label
In Search of History, Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library
Title
In Search of History
Title part
Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library
Statement of responsibility
A&E Television Networks, LLC
Title variation
Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
What did the legendary Alexandria Library look like? Where, exactly, did it stand? What did it contain? How - and why - did it vanish? This program searches for answers
Member of
RXjHjuDI6B8
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
In search of history (Television program)
Intended audience
10 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
45
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alexandrian Library
  • Ancient Egypt
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Libraries
  • Africa
Technique
live action
Label
In Search of History, Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=42722
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 02, 2010
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
What We Don't Know About the Alexandria Library (1:21) -- Alexander the Great (3:13) -- Alexander the Great's Spiritual Journey in Egypt (3:39) -- Alexander's Plans for the City (1:25) -- Ptolemy Develops Alexandria (1:49) -- Location and Architecture of Alexandria Library (1:22) -- Ptolemy's Acquisition of Books (1:56) -- Alexandria Library: Contribution to Medicine (3:18) -- Euclidean Geometry (1:04) -- Ptolemy II and His Lighthouse (2:12) -- Diogenes the Cynic (1:46) -- Septuagint (1:38) -- Construction of Books from Papyrus (0:56) -- Ancient Astronomy and Astrology (1:20) -- Eratosthenes (2:50) -- Alexandrian Civil War (3:11) -- End of Ptolemaic Dynasty (2:43) -- Roman Influence on the Alexandria Library (2:31) -- Mysterious Decline of the Alexandria Library (2:44) -- Legacy of the Alexandria Library (1:00) -- Credits: In Search of History: Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library (1:00)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
42722
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100042722
  • 100042722
  • (OCoLC)878699737
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
In Search of History, Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=42722
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 02, 2010
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
What We Don't Know About the Alexandria Library (1:21) -- Alexander the Great (3:13) -- Alexander the Great's Spiritual Journey in Egypt (3:39) -- Alexander's Plans for the City (1:25) -- Ptolemy Develops Alexandria (1:49) -- Location and Architecture of Alexandria Library (1:22) -- Ptolemy's Acquisition of Books (1:56) -- Alexandria Library: Contribution to Medicine (3:18) -- Euclidean Geometry (1:04) -- Ptolemy II and His Lighthouse (2:12) -- Diogenes the Cynic (1:46) -- Septuagint (1:38) -- Construction of Books from Papyrus (0:56) -- Ancient Astronomy and Astrology (1:20) -- Eratosthenes (2:50) -- Alexandrian Civil War (3:11) -- End of Ptolemaic Dynasty (2:43) -- Roman Influence on the Alexandria Library (2:31) -- Mysterious Decline of the Alexandria Library (2:44) -- Legacy of the Alexandria Library (1:00) -- Credits: In Search of History: Lost Treasure of the Alexandria Library (1:00)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
42722
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100042722
  • 100042722
  • (OCoLC)878699737
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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