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Islam, empire of faith / a Gardner Films production in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises ; produced and directed by Robert Gardner ; Jonathan Grupper, series writer.

Gardner, Robert, 1925-2014 (Added Author). Grupper, Jonathan. (Added Author). Kingsley, Ben. (Added Author). Gardner Films, Inc. (Added Author). Devillier-Donegan Enterprises. (Added Author). PBS DVD (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 12 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID 297.09 ISL DVD (Text) 34207001833061 VIDA Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews DVD 47338 ISL (Text) 73351000047338 DVDs In process -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD 297.6 ISLAM 225 (Text) 34706000869224 DVD Non-Fiction Available -
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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville DVD Isl (Text) 32604020126510 DCTPLD AD NF DVD Available -
Dublin PL - Dublin DVD PBS (Text) 76892000003494 dvd Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0780637496 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (163 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS DVD ; 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes a behind-the-scenes look at the making and a tour of Islamic architecture with producer's commentary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Regis Becker ; editors, Christopher Schultz, David Grossbach ; music, Leonard Lionnet ; narrator, Ben Kingsley.
Summary, etc.:
Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby surround stereo.
Language Note:
Subject: Islam > History.
Islam > Influence.
Documentary television programs > United States.

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