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AUDIOVISUALS
Title Roman city / a Unicorn Project presents ; based on the book City by David Macaulay ; produced and directed by Larry Klein ; written and co-produced by Mark Olshaker.
Imprint [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, c2006.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TA80.R6 R65 2006    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TA80.R6 R65 2006    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
Subject Civil engineering -- Rome.
Building -- Rome.
City planning -- Rome.
Rome -- Antiquities.
Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.
Alt Name Macaulay, David.
Klein, Larry.
Olshaker, Mark, 1951-
Einhorn, Richard, 1952 August 2-
Hubbard, Ray Andrew, 1924-1999.
Macaulay, David. City.
Unicorn Projects, Inc.
PBS Home Video.
Kurtz and Friends (Firm)
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Music: Richard Einhorn ; executive producer: Ray Hubbard ; animation by Kurtz and Friends ; live action by Unicorn Projects, Inc.
Performer Hosted by David Macaulay.
System Details DVD.
Note Originally produced in 1994.
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.
Contents Introduction: Layout of a city -- Conquest and occupation of the native peoples of Gaul -- Water delivery: aqueducts and bathhouses -- Corruption and rebellion in the provinces -- Wealthy and working class cities -- Removing local rebellion and corruption -- Spectator events -- Threat against Caesar -- Total vision of life -- Credits.
ISBN 0793691176
9780793691173
ISBN/ISSN 841887006187
Publisher # CITT601 PBS Home Video
OCLC # 64704700