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Colosseum / director, Jay Taylor ; producer, Lara Acaster, Anthony Geffen.

Taylor, Jay, (television director.). Acaster, Lara, (television producer.). Geffen, Anthony, (television producer.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627891295
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Summary, etc.:
How did the Romans produce some of the most impressive gladiatorial games ever seen in Europe? How did the Colosseum's mysterious roof really work? And how does the mighty Colosseum compare to the popular sports venues of the 21st century? Structural engineer Steve Burrows and his team of laser-scanning experts head to Rome on a quest to answer these questions and uncover some of the oldest mysteries of the ancient stadium.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (16x9) presentation; NTSC, Region 1; Stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: Colosseum (Rome, Italy) > Design and construction.
Amphitheaters > Italy > Rome > History.
Structural engineering.
Genre: Documentary television programs.

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