Roman city
    (1994)

    Nonfiction

    eVideo

    Provider: hoopla

Details

PUBLISHED
[United States] : PBS : Made available through hoopla, 1994
DESCRIPTION
1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 60 min.)) : sd., col
ISBN/ISSN
MWT11811830, 11811830
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Directed by Larry Klein

Hosted by David Macaulay ; voice talents, Derek Jacobi, Ian McKellen, Brian Blessed, John Sessions, Sophie Thompson, Geoffrey Matthews, Sandra Clark, Jaramy Stockwell

The glories of Ancient Rome are explored in ROMAN CITY, based on David Macaulay's acclaimed book. This animated and live-action video recounts life in Verbonia, a fictional city in Gaul. A well-planned town with all modern conveniences, it is threatened by conflict between conquerors and conquered. Macaulay also visits Pompeii, Herculaneum, Ostia, Nimes, Orange, and Rome, to view actual Roman architecture and engineering greatness

Not rated

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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