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The Resource Cracking the Maya code, a Nova production in association with Night Fire Films and ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced for Nova and narration by Sarah Holt ; produced by Rosey Guthrie and David Lebrun ; edited by Nathan Hendrie, David Lebrun, and Eric Marin, (videorecording)

Cracking the Maya code, a Nova production in association with Night Fire Films and ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced for Nova and narration by Sarah Holt ; produced by Rosey Guthrie and David Lebrun ; edited by Nathan Hendrie, David Lebrun, and Eric Marin, (videorecording)

Label
Cracking the Maya code
Title
Cracking the Maya code
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production in association with Night Fire Films and ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced for Nova and narration by Sarah Holt ; produced by Rosey Guthrie and David Lebrun ; edited by Nathan Hendrie, David Lebrun, and Eric Marin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The ancient Maya civilization of Central America left behind an intricate and mysterious hieroglyphic script carved on monuments and painted on pottery and bark books. This program highlights the ingenious breakthroughs that cracked the code, unleashing a flood of dramatic new insights about the ancient civilization
Member of
Cataloging source
NZW
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Dewey number
497/.42
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
F1435.3.W75
LC item number
C73 2008
PerformerNote
Narrated by Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coe, Michael D
  • Lebrun, David
  • Guthrie, Rosey
  • Hendrie, Nathan
  • Marin, Eric
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Holt, Sarah
  • Night Fire Films
  • ARTE France
  • National Science Foundation (U.S.)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
54
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coe, Michael D.
  • Mayan languages
  • Inscriptions, Mayan
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeology
  • Video description
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Technique
live action
Label
Cracking the Maya code, a Nova production in association with Night Fire Films and ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced for Nova and narration by Sarah Holt ; produced by Rosey Guthrie and David Lebrun ; edited by Nathan Hendrie, David Lebrun, and Eric Marin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Breaking the Maya code, by Michael D. Coe
  • Special features: Printable materials for educators; access to the Nova web site; closed captions; described for the visually impaired
Bar code
  • 31223083880188
  • 31223083880147
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The forgotten Maya temples -- 2. A hidden history -- 3. Political roadblock -- 4. Child's play -- 5. Cultural revelations
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758356
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421425897
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG42589
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)232153792
System details
DVD, region 1, 16:9 anamorphic presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cracking the Maya code, a Nova production in association with Night Fire Films and ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced for Nova and narration by Sarah Holt ; produced by Rosey Guthrie and David Lebrun ; edited by Nathan Hendrie, David Lebrun, and Eric Marin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Breaking the Maya code, by Michael D. Coe
  • Special features: Printable materials for educators; access to the Nova web site; closed captions; described for the visually impaired
Bar code
  • 31223083880188
  • 31223083880147
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The forgotten Maya temples -- 2. A hidden history -- 3. Political roadblock -- 4. Child's play -- 5. Cultural revelations
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758356
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421425897
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG42589
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)232153792
System details
DVD, region 1, 16:9 anamorphic presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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