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The battle of Actium ; The conquest of Spain / a co-production between The Learning Channel, Transatlantic Films, ORF, Teleac, SBS.

Learning Channel (Firm) (Added Author). Ambrose Video Publishing. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD 909 HIS #2 (Text) 39206019689080 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ambrose Video, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
English subtitles.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Tim Hardy.
Summary, etc.:
"The battle of Actium-31 BC: If the battle of Actium had been won by Cleopatra and Antony, there would have been no Roman Empire. Yet Octavius Caesar's victory in 31 BC created an absolute dictatorship that sparked one of the greatest imperial and cultural expansions the world has ever known."--Container.
"The conquest of Spain-711 BC: By the 8th century, the rise of the Muslim Empire spread Arab rule over the Middle East, Egypt, and North Africa. After appointing a Berber, Tariq, to invade Spain, the Arabs enslaved the Visigoth Kingdom. Seven centuries of their Moorish rule brought accomplishments in mathematics, architecture, and science."--Container.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Limited public performance - see statement on container.
Subject: Ṭāriq ibn Ziyād, active 711.
Actium, Battle of, 31 B.C.
Muslims > Spain.
World history.
Rome > History > Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.
Rome > History > Civil War, 43-31 B.C.

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