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Ancient Greece / Eagle Rock Entertainment.

Other author/creatorEagle Rock Entertainment.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], ©1996.
Description1 streaming video file (46 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Series Ancient Civilizations
Ancient civilizations (New York, N.Y.) ^A1040499
Contents Legacy of Ancient Greece (1:13) -- Culture and Trade of Ancient Greece (2:02) -- Agora and Everyday Culture and Life (3:37) -- Ancient Greek Festivities and Culture (2:04) -- Trojan War and Homer's "The Iliad" (3:19) -- Evidence of the Trojan War (3:04) -- Structure and War of City-States (2:55) -- Sparta, Athens, and the Persian War (2:53) -- Ancient Greek Theater (2:42) -- Greek Democracy and Philosophers (5:40) -- Gymnasiums and the Olympics (2:37) -- Ancient Greek Religion (4:29) -- Death, Afterlife, and Burial Rites (4:24) -- building (0:16) -- Bow Tie Guy (0:03) -- custom bit (0:05) -- My custom list (0:26)
Abstract Whether looking at Western language, history, or institutions, no other civilization has so greatly influenced our contemporary world. This program re-creates the Greek world, from the morning market to the evening symposiums, from burial rituals to the Olympics. Beginning with Homer's account of the Trojan War, this program explores Greek civilization using 3-D re-creations of the Parthenon and Agora, maps, and commentary by scholars to provide insight into the daily lives of Greek citizens.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Eagle Rock Entertainment, 1996 9780736556774
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number33507s Films Media Group
Publisher number35847s Films Media Group
Publisher number35878s Films Media Group
Publisher number8682s Films Media Group
Publisher number8685 Films Media Group

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