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Archaeology : an introduction to the world's greatest sites / National Geographic ; Dr. Eric H. Cline.

DVD DVD ([2016])
Description: 4 videodiscs (720 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (vi, 192 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Publisher: Chantilly, Virginia : The Teaching Company, [2016]
0 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
0 of 1 copy available at Gloucester.
2 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Gloucester Adult AV Learning AV LEARNING/DVD/ Archaeology (Text to Phone) On holds shelf -

  • ISBN: 1501944266
  • ISBN: 9781501944260
  • ISBN: 9781629972619
  • ISBN: 1629972614
General Note: Closed-captioned.
24 lectures (30 min. each).
Course no. 9431. Topic History. Subtopic Ancient History.
Title from disc surface.
Bibliography, etc.: Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 177-190).
Contents: Disc 4 : How are artifacts dated and preserved? -- The terracotta army, Sutton Hoo, and Ötzi -- Discovering the Maya -- The Nazca Lines, Sipán, and Machu Picchu -- Archaeology in North America -- From the Aztecs to Future Archaeology.
Disc 3 : The Uluburun shipwreck -- The dead sea scrolls -- The myth of Masada? -- Megiddo: excavating Armageddon -- The Canaanite Palace at Tel Kabri -- Petra, Palmyra, and Ebla.
Disc 2 : Göbekli Tepe, Catalhöyük, and Jericho -- Pyramids, mummies and hieroglyphics -- King Tut's tomb -- How you do excavate at a site? -- Discovering Mycenae and Knossos -- Santorini, Akrotiri, and the Atlantis myth.
Disc 1 : The origins of modern archaeology -- Excavating Pompeii and Herculaneum -- Schliemann and his successors at Troy -- Early archaeology in Mesopotamia -- How do archaeologists know where to dig? -- Prehistoric archaeology.
Participant or Performer: Lectures presented by Dr. Eric H. Cline, The George Washington University.
Summary: Join the Great Courses and National Geographic for a spellbinding journey to wondrous ancient sites, and explore the greatest marvels of archaeology.
Authors: Cline, Eric H., (lecturer.). National Geographic Society (U.S.), (production company.). Teaching Company, (issuing body,, film distributor.).
Citation: Cline, Eric H. "Archaeology : an introduction to the world's greatest sites." Chantilly, Virginia : The Teaching Company, 2016.
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