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Title Ancient cities of the Arab world. Volume II [videorecording] / a production of Albrecht Heise for SWR and SWR Media ; with UNESCO ; ZDF ; DW ; Südwestfunk.

Imprint Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, 2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs Non-Fiction    J 909.09749 ANC    Available
Description 1 videodisc (36 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide.
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Series The Arab world ; [2]
Arab world ; 2.
System Details DVD; NTSC; All regions.
Language English or Spanish language track; closed-captioned.
Credits Cairo (1996) : film by Wolfram Giese ; camera, Eberhard Scheu.
Shibam (2001) : film by Albrecht Heise ; executive producer, Goggo Gensch ; camera, Rüdiger Kortz ; editor, Armin Riegel ; music, Klangraum.
Sana'a (2001) : film by Albrecht Heise ; executive producer, Goggo Gensch ; camera, Rüdiger Kortz; editor, Armin Riegel ; music, Klangraum.
Summary In this episode, students will explore Cairo, one of the world's most legendary cities. From there, journey to Yemen and the ancient cities of Shibam, and Sana'a which once served as a commercial center and caravanserai for weary traders traveling across the Arabian Desert.
Note DVD features: Discussion questions and activities.
Audience Grades 7 & up.
Terms Of Use ML: Limited public performance rights to show these programs to any group in a school, public library, prison or military base without further written permission. These programs may be played in the same room as the audience or over a closed circuit television system within a building for viewing by an audience in the same building. No direct or indirect fees may be charged for showing these programs.
Note Originally produced for the television series: Treasures of the world, heritage of mankind, between 1996 and 2001.
Segments on Shibam and Sana'a based on an idea by Gustav-Adolf Bähr.
Contents Cairo / a film by Wolfram Giese -- Shibam / a film by Albrecht Heise ; a production of Albrecht Heise TV Produktion ; Unesco -- Sana'a / a film by Albrecht Heise ; a production of Albrecht Heise TV Produktion ; Unesco.
Subject Cities and towns -- Arab countries -- History -- Juvenile films.
Cairo (Egypt) -- History -- Juvenile films.
Shibām (Yemen) -- History -- Juvenile films.
Ṣanʻāʼ (Yemen) -- History -- Juvenile films.
Cities and towns -- Arab countries -- History.
Cairo (Egypt) -- History.
Shibām (Yemen) -- History.
Ṣanʻāʼ (Yemen) -- History.
Trade routes -- History -- Juvenile films.
Civilization, Arab -- Juvenile films.
Islamic civilization -- Juvenile films.
Islamic Empire -- Juvenile films.
Islamic countries -- History -- Juvenile films.
Islamic countries -- Civilization -- Juvenile films.
Cities and towns, Ancient -- Juvenile films.
Cities and towns -- Arab countries -- History.
Cairo (Egypt) -- History.
Shibam (Yemen) -- History.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Educational films.
Children's films.
Added Author Heise, Albrecht, 1938-
Bähr, Gustav-Adolf.
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany)
Südwestrundfunk (Germany)
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.
Unesco.
SWR Media (Firm)
Deutsche Welle TV.
Schlessinger Media.
Added Title Treasures of the world, heritage of mankind (Television program)
ISBN 1417102497
9781417102495
Standard No. 753201129031
Music No. V6162 Schlessinger Media

 
    
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