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Ancient African Architecture

(DVD - 2005 )
Ancient African Architecture
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A look at ancient African structures, including the stone ruins of Great Zimbabwe; the rock churchs of Lalibela, a Christian pilgrimage site in Ethiopia; Fasil Ghebbi, the fortress city of the Ethiopian emperor Fasilides.
Statement of Responsibility: SWR in cooperation with SWR Media GmbH
Title: Ancient African architecture
[videorecording]
Publisher: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, [2005]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (36 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.)
Notes: "Based on an idea from Gustav-Adolf Bähr."
Special features: Discussion questions and activities
Contents: Great Zimbabwe / a film by Hannes Schönemann (c1996)
Lalibela / ; executive producer, Goggo Gensch ; a production of Rüdiger Lorenz (c2002)
Fasil Ghebbi / executive producer, Goggo Gensch ; a production of Rüdiger Lorenz (c2002)
Credits: Great Zimbabwe: camera, Michael Lösche. Lalibela: Erwin Lanzensberger ; video editor, Rüdiger Lorenz ; music, Awdamet Ethiopia. Fasil Ghebbi: camera, Erwin Lanzensberger ; video editor, Rüdiger Lorenz ; music, Awadamet Ethiopia.
Performers: Report by Rüdiger Lorenz.
Summary: A look at ancient African structures, including the stone ruins of Great Zimbabwe; the rock churchs of Lalibela, a Christian pilgrimage site in Ethiopia; Fasil Ghebbi, the fortress city of the Ethiopian emperor Fasilides.
Audience: 7 & up
System Details: DVD; all regions, NTSC
Terms Of Use: Public performance
Other Language: English or Spanish soundtracks; closed-captioned
Subject Headings: Architecture Africa History Great Zimbabwe (Extinct city) Lalibela (Ethiopia) Antiquities Ethiopia Antiquities Africa Antiquities Children's films
Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Topical Term: Architecture
Children's films
Alternate Title: African architecture
Publisher No: V6192
ISBN: 1417102322
9781417102327
Branch Call Number: DVD 720.96 A
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