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Title A history of Scotland [videorecording] : [the complete ten-part series] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; executive producer, Neil McDonald ; producer/director, Sarah Barclay, Clara Glynn, Bill McLeod ... [et al.] ; series producer, Richard Downes ; the Open University ; BBC Scotland.

Imprint [United States] : Distributed by BBC Worldwide : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    941.1 HIS    Available
Description 5 videodiscs (ca. 582 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (24 pages)
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen; Dolby Digital stereo.; 2xDVD9, 3xDVD5; MCPS.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Subtitle from container.
Performer Presented by Neil Oliver.
Credits Music composed and conducted by Paul Leonard-Morgan ; performed by BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra ; vocalist, Ann De Renais ; director of photography, Neville Kidd ; production designer, Ewen Duncan ; costume designer, Graham Hunter.
How the Celts saved Britain: presented by Dan Snow ; original music, Tom Howe ; design, Tom Cochrane ; costume, Maggie Donnelly ; camera, Donal Hamilton, Peter Jones ; film editor, Cathy Whitla.
Note Originally broadcast on BBC in 2008.
Summary A compelling and comprehensive series that charts the birth and growth of the Scottish nation. Each of the ten thought-provoking episodes brings a fresh perspective to Scotland's past and challenges many of the perceived notions of Scottish history. With stunning, award-winning cinematography and mesmerizing narrative, the series tells of battles and allegiances, political intrigue, and religious conflict. Includes a booklet.
Contents Disc 1. Episode 1: The last of the free -- Episodes 2: Hammers of the Scots -- Episode 3: Bishop makes Kings.
Disc 2. Episode 4: Language is power -- Episode 5: Project Britain.
Disc 3. Episode 6: God's chosen people -- Episode 7: Let's pretend -- Episode 8: The price of progress.
Disc 4. Episode 9: This land is our land -- Episode 10 : Project Scotland.
Disc 5. How the Celts saved Britain / executive producers, Paul McGuigan, Detlef Siebert ; produced and directed by Steven Clarke ; BBC Northern Ireland. Episode 1: A new civilization -- Episode 2: Salvation.
Note Bonus features: A 24-page booklet containing historical facts and striking images of Scottish landmarks.
Subject Scotland -- History.
Genre/Form Historical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author McDonald, Neil, producer.
Barclay, Sarah, producer, director.
Glynn, Clara, producer, director.
McLeod, Bill, producer, director.
Downes, Richard, producer.
McGuigan, Paul, producer.
Siebert, Detlef, producer.
Clarke, Steven, producer, director.
Oliver, Neil, 1967- narrator.
Leonard-Morgan, Paul, composer (expression)
Renais, Ann de, vocalist.
Kidd, Neville, director of photography.
Snow, Dan, 1978- narrator.
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Open University.
BBC Scotland.
BBC Northern Ireland.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Added Title History of Scotland (Television program)
ISBN 1419888684
Standard No. 883929099085
Music No. 1000115698 British Broadcasting Corporation
3000028649 British Broadcasting Corporation (container)
2000036906 BBC Worldwide (disc 1)
2000036907 BBC Worldwide (disc 2)
2000036909 BBC Worldwide (disc 3)
2000036910 BBC Worldwide (disc 4)
2000036911 BBC Worldwide (disc 5)

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