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Title Journeys from the centre of the earth : [architecture]
Published 2011


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT ART&ARCH  722 Ste/Jft  2011/08/06  AVAILABLE
 WATERFT ART&ARCH  722 Ste/Jft  2011/08/06  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Examines how rocks influenced the architectural styles of ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman civilizations. Explores the ways in which rocks were formed millions of years ago and how this determined whether they were best suited to be building materials for an Egyptian pyramid, a Greek Parthenon or a Roman Colosseum
Notes Off-air recording of BBC Knowledge broadcast August 6, 2011. Copied under Part VA of the Copyright Act
Credits Produced & directed by Paul Olding
Performer Presenter, Iain Stewart
Notes Rated: PG
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Architecture -- Mediterranean Region
History, Ancient
Building stones -- Mediterranean Region
Engineering geology -- Mediterranean Region
Author Stewart, Iain S
Olding, Paul
BBC Knowledge