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De Altamira al util de metal / Radiotelevisión Española.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorRadiotelevisión Española.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c2004.
Description1 streaming video file (50 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Series Memoria de España
Memoria de España. ^A1040890
Contents Discovery of Altamira Cave Paintings (3:35) -- Naturalistic Works of Art (3:06) -- Authenticity of Paintings Challenged (2:25) -- Sautuola's Discovery Substantiated (2:09) -- Visiting Altamira and Research Center (2:28) -- Survival During the Paleolithic Age (3:25) -- Process of Early Settlement in Spain (3:31) -- Prehistoric Cave Art in Eastern Spain (3:15) -- Evolution of Weapons and Rites (2:00) -- Food Production in the Neolithic Period (2:51) -- Pottery From the Mediterranean (2:02) -- Permanent Settlements (2:02) -- Mining for Variscite (3:03) -- Funeral Rites and Religion (4:36) -- Age of Metals and Bronze Age (4:35) -- Urn Culture Ends the Prehistoric Age (2:06)
Abstract The discovery of the Altamira caves in the 19th century radically altered the popular perception of early human life on the planet. This program explores the world of the Paleolithic and Mesolithic peoples who called the Iberian Peninsula home. Images of artifacts, paintings, and archaeological sites reveal how the ancients of unrecorded history progressed from Stone Age to Bronze Age and from hunting/gathering to agriculture. In addition, re-creations of life in prehistoric times show how modern humans' ancestors worked-and expressed their artistic natures.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Dec. 21, 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.
LanguageIn Spanish with English subtitles.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Radiotelevisión Española, 2005 9781421311869
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number34454 Films Media Group
Publisher number34889s Films Media Group
Publisher number34890s Films Media Group

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