Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 60 min.)) : sd., col.
Publisher: [United States] : PBS : Made available through hoopla, 1994.
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|Creation/Production Credits:||Directed by Larry Klein.|
|Participant or Performer:||Hosted by David Macaulay ; voice talents, Derek Jacobi, Ian McKellen, Brian Blessed, John Sessions, Sophie Thompson, Geoffrey Matthews, Sandra Clark, Jaramy Stockwell.|
|Summary:||The glories of Ancient Rome are explored in ROMAN CITY, based on David Macaulay's acclaimed book. This animated and live-action video recounts life in Verbonia, a fictional city in Gaul. A well-planned town with all modern conveniences, it is threatened by conflict between conquerors and conquered. Macaulay also visits Pompeii, Herculaneum, Ostia, Nimes, Orange, and Rome, to view actual Roman architecture and engineering greatness.|
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
|Subject:||Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities
City planning -- Rome
Building -- Rome
Rome -- Antiquities
Civil engineering -- Rome
Citation: Klein, Larry. "Roman city." United States : PBS : 1994.