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Islam, empire of faith [videorecording] / a Gardner Films production in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises
DVDs DVDs | Distributed by Paramount Home Video | c2005 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 297.09 I)
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Imprint
[Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, CA : Distributed by Paramount Home Video, c2005.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (approx. 160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital.
Note
Closed-captioned.
Performer
Narrator, Ben Kingsley.
Credits
Producer/director, Robert Gardner ; Jonathan Grupper, series writer ; director of photography, Regis Becker ; editors, Christopher Schultz, David Grossbach ; music, Leonard Lionnet .
Note
Originally broadcast as a television documentary in 2000.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture.
Note
Special features: a behind-the-scenes look at the making and a tour of ancient Islamic architecture with producer's commentary.
Local Note
MW, 6-07; 12-10(rpl)
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Genre
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Alt Title
Empires (Television program)
ISBN
1415707553
9781415707555
ISBN/ISSN
841887050166
Music #
705016 PBS Home Video
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