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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. (Added Author). Roberts, Sophia, producer. (Added Author). Deacon, Rowan, producer. (Added Author). Hughes, Bettany, narrator. (Added Author). Lion Television Ltd. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD 938.04 ATH (Text) 36803000870365 DVD Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon DVD 938 ATH (Text) 30653003434446 Adult NoN Fic dvd Available -

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  • 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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