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NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4, Colosseum: Roman Death Trap
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directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Pascal Cuissot, fl. 1991; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Kristine Allington, fl. 2011-2016, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
The Colosseum is a monument to Roman imperial power and cruelty. Its graceful lines and harmonious proportions concealed a highly efficient design and advanced construction methods that made hundreds of arches out of 100,000 tons of stone. In its elliptical arena, tens of thousands of gladiators, slaves, prisoners...
directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Pascal Cuissot, fl. 1991; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Kristine Allington, fl. 2011-2016, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
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Allen-Johnson Family Papers, 1759-1992
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 19222 page(s)

Joseph Allen (1790-1873), the son of Phineas and Ruth Smith Allen, of Medfield, Massachusetts, graduated from Harvard in 1811. He then studied for the ministry and in l8l6 was called by the town of Northborough to be its third minister. It was a post he held for forty years, until he voluntarily relinquished hi...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 19222 page(s)
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Roman Restaurant Rhythms
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directed by Michael Herzfeld, 1947- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2011), 39 mins
This delightful and mouth-watering documentary provides a 'backstage,' behind-the-scenes foray into the rhythms of food preparation in four traditional restaurants in Rome. Behind the stately courses of a modern Roman meal -- antipasto, pasta, perhaps a diversion into pizza, then a main course, vegetable specialty...
directed by Michael Herzfeld, 1947- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2011), 39 mins
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Monti Moments: Men's Memories in the Heart of Rome
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produced by Michael Herzfeld, 1947-, En Masse Films (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2007), 39 mins
This rich and revelatory documentary provides a uniquely intimate portrait of social change in a rapidly gentrifying neighborhood in Rome. Told through thoroughly engaging informal conversations with local inhabitants, the film speaks to important issues at the heart of contemporary social science — issues of hi...
produced by Michael Herzfeld, 1947-, En Masse Films (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2007), 39 mins
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Sunday Morning, Postcard From Rome
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presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2006), 5 mins
This segment of Sunday Morning is about restoration of Rome's ancient and historical sites.
presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2006), 5 mins
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Caterina Va in Città
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directed by Paolo Virzì, 1964-; produced by RAI Cinema and Cattleya (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2003), 1 hour 42 mins
In this coming of age drama from Italy, Caterina (Alice Teghil) moves from a provincial seaside town to politically-charged, class-conscious Rome. As her parent's marriage disintegrates in the face of her father's social frustrations, Caterina finds comfort in her extended family, and hope for the future in a budd...
directed by Paolo Virzì, 1964-; produced by RAI Cinema and Cattleya (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2003), 1 hour 42 mins
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Mary to Fauriel
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written by Mary Clarke Mohl, 1793-1883; in Clarkey, a Portrait in Letters of Mary Clarke Mohl (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1984), 62-62
written by Mary Clarke Mohl, 1793-1883; in Clarkey, a Portrait in Letters of Mary Clarke Mohl (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1984), 62-62
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Part I - Introduction with Host José Ferrer and Narrator Bill Hindman
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directed by Andrew Martin, fl. 1978; produced by Andrew Martin, fl. 1978, Miami Dade College, British Broadcasting Corporation and Open University; in Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus, Drama: Play, Performance, Perception, 5 of 14 (Miami, FL: Miami Dade College, 1978, first release 1978), 9 mins
Sophocles' OEDIPUS THYRANNUS, one of 14 productions in the series, DRAMA: PLAY, PERFORMANCE, PERCEPTION, is structured around the thematic related study module: Dramatis Personae.

DRAMA: PLAY, PERFORMANCE, PERCEPTION is an introduction to theater course consisting of 14 one-hour videotape productions. Each play,...

directed by Andrew Martin, fl. 1978; produced by Andrew Martin, fl. 1978, Miami Dade College, British Broadcasting Corporation and Open University; in Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus, Drama: Play, Performance, Perception, 5 of 14 (Miami, FL: Miami Dade College, 1978, first release 1978), 9 mins
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The George Eliot Letters, vol. 3: 1859-1861
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written by George Eliot, 1819-1880; edited by Gordon S. Haight, 1901-1985 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1954), 475 page(s)
written by George Eliot, 1819-1880; edited by Gordon S. Haight, 1901-1985 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1954), 475 page(s)
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Ge to John Blackwood, Rome, 6 April 1869
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written by George Eliot, 1819-1880; edited by Gordon S. Haight, 1901-1985; in The George Eliot Letters, vol. 5: 1869-1873 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1954), 25-27
written by George Eliot, 1819-1880; edited by Gordon S. Haight, 1901-1985; in The George Eliot Letters, vol. 5: 1869-1873 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1954), 25-27
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