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Athens : the dawn of democracy / a production of Lion Television Production for Channel 4 ; director, Timothy Copestake ; producers, Sophia Roberts and Rowan Deacon.

Copestake, Timothy, (director.). Roberts, Sophia, (producer.). Deacon, Rowan, (producer.). Hughes, Bettany, (narrator.). Lion Television Ltd. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD 938.04 ATH (Text) 36803000870365 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0793693705
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (2 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format (aspect ratio 16 x 9)
  • Publisher: [United States] : Lion Television ; [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a television segment on PBS.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host: Bettany Hughes.
Summary, etc.:
Historian Bettany Hughes goes on search of the real truth about democratic Athens, 2500 years ago. It has been revered as the birthplace of philosophy, art, science and the greatest political idea of all time; democracy.
Language Note:
English soundtrack ; closed-captioned.
Subject: Athens (Greece) > Politics and government.
Democracy > History.
Athens (Greece) > Civilization.
Greece > History > Athenian supremacy, 479-431 B.C.
Genre: Historical television programs.

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