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The Resource The magic of reading, (videorecording DVD)

The magic of reading, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The magic of reading
Title
The magic of reading
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Host Alberto Manguel, traces the history of literacy via the Lascaux caves of prehistoric France, ancient Mesopotamia, birthplace of cuneiform and home to the Epic of Gilgamesh, and Egypt both past and present, with its monumental libraries at Alexandria. He then addresses the powerful benefits and dangerous drawbacks of personal interpretation of religious texts and ends with issues of access to books in deprived areas of the world
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • English audio
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Alberto Manguel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Manguel, Alberto
Runtime
52
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The magic of reading, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
FMGKEH42292D
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 52 min.)
Isbn
9781617332975
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FMGKEH42292D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The magic of reading, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
FMGKEH42292D
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 52 min.)
Isbn
9781617332975
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FMGKEH42292D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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