The Resource The Story of India : Ages of Gold, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)

The Story of India : Ages of Gold, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)

Label
The Story of India : Ages of Gold
Title
The Story of India
Title remainder
Ages of Gold
Statement of responsibility
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Title variation
Ages of Gold
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
At the time of the fall of the Roman Empire in the West and the Dark Ages that followed, India experienced a series of great flowerings of culture, both in the north and the south. In this program, Michael Wood shows viewers some of the amazing achievements of India during this time. Breakthroughs in astronomy and mathematics, mastery of wrought iron and bronze technologies, island conquests throughout the region, and the codification of sexual practices into the Kama Sutra are spotlighted
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
12 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
56
Series statement
The Story of India, with Michael Wood
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physical geography
  • India
  • South Asia
Technique
live action
Label
The Story of India : Ages of Gold, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41063
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 12, 2009
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction: Ages of Gold (2:18) -- The Plays of Rama (1:43) -- Bringing in the Golden Age (1:36) -- Rama's Golden City (1:48) -- Versions of Indian History (1:46) -- Gupta Empire 5th Century CE (2:52) -- Masters of Metal (3:03) -- Gupta Scientists (2:55) -- Exploring All Aspects of Life (3:07) -- Cholan Empire 11th Century CE (1:47) -- The Temple of Temples (2:07) -- The God Vishnu on Earth (1:39) -- Prince of Tanjore (1:32) -- Citizens of Cholan Tanjore (4:01) -- Scenes from the Cholan World (2:32) -- The Cholan Bronze Casting Process (4:30) -- Tiruvisalur (2:50) -- Anicut Dam on the River Cavery (3:05) -- Traditional Karkarthar Family (2:36) -- The Festival of Light (5:21)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (56 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41059s
  • 41063
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041063
  • 100041063
  • (OCoLC)700415759
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
The Story of India : Ages of Gold, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41063
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 12, 2009
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction: Ages of Gold (2:18) -- The Plays of Rama (1:43) -- Bringing in the Golden Age (1:36) -- Rama's Golden City (1:48) -- Versions of Indian History (1:46) -- Gupta Empire 5th Century CE (2:52) -- Masters of Metal (3:03) -- Gupta Scientists (2:55) -- Exploring All Aspects of Life (3:07) -- Cholan Empire 11th Century CE (1:47) -- The Temple of Temples (2:07) -- The God Vishnu on Earth (1:39) -- Prince of Tanjore (1:32) -- Citizens of Cholan Tanjore (4:01) -- Scenes from the Cholan World (2:32) -- The Cholan Bronze Casting Process (4:30) -- Tiruvisalur (2:50) -- Anicut Dam on the River Cavery (3:05) -- Traditional Karkarthar Family (2:36) -- The Festival of Light (5:21)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (56 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41059s
  • 41063
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041063
  • 100041063
  • (OCoLC)700415759
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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