The Resource Conquistadors, written and presented by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC, (DVD)

Conquistadors, written and presented by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC, (DVD)

Label
Conquistadors
Title
Conquistadors
Statement of responsibility
written and presented by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC
Contributor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Editor
Host
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of history's most fateful chapters and greatest adventures. The exploration of the America's by Spanish soldier-explorers, and the experiences and tragedies they had once there
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Peter Harvey ; editors, Gerry Branigan, Chris Lysaght ; music, Howard Davidson
Dewey number
970.01/6
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
E123
LC item number
.C667857833677 2006
PerformerNote
Host, Michael Wood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wood, Michael
  • Wallace, David
  • Dobbs, Rebecca
  • Harvey, Peter
  • Branigan, Gerry
  • Lysaght, Chris
  • Davidson, Howard
  • Maya Vision International
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wide-screen DVDs
  • Conquerors
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Creative destruction
  • America
  • America
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Conquistadors, written and presented by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 2000; broadcast on television in 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1: The fall of the Aztecs: Introduction: the fall of the Aztecs. The Aztecs and Europeans meet.Heading inland. Compadres push on, and made alliances. Relations sour. The net tightens on the Aztecs -- Episode 2: The conquest of the Incas: On the ancient Inca road. Into the Andes. Spanish taking gold and killing Incan leaders. Cuzco : the beginning of profane time. The Incan empire divided. Hunting, or the hunted? Incan leader finally caught -- Episode 3: The search for El Dorado: Introduction: the search for El Dorado. Pizarro and Orellana's journey. Orellana deserts Pizarro. The trip turns into an epic journey of discovery. Stopover in Amazonia before reaching the ocean. Covering their tracks, and sailing on. Orellana's second journey -- Episode 4: All the world is human: All the world is human. Cabeza de Vaca's expedition. From conquistador to slave. Walking to freedom. A man caught between two cultures. No happy ending to the story. The justice of conquest
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9780793691326
Lccn
69870662
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006330
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
CQMW601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)69870662
  • 573608
  • (OCoLC)ocm69870662
  • 573608
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Conquistadors, written and presented by Michael Wood ; director, David Wallace ; produced by Rebecca Dobbs ; a Maya Vision International Production for PBS and BBC, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 2000; broadcast on television in 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1: The fall of the Aztecs: Introduction: the fall of the Aztecs. The Aztecs and Europeans meet.Heading inland. Compadres push on, and made alliances. Relations sour. The net tightens on the Aztecs -- Episode 2: The conquest of the Incas: On the ancient Inca road. Into the Andes. Spanish taking gold and killing Incan leaders. Cuzco : the beginning of profane time. The Incan empire divided. Hunting, or the hunted? Incan leader finally caught -- Episode 3: The search for El Dorado: Introduction: the search for El Dorado. Pizarro and Orellana's journey. Orellana deserts Pizarro. The trip turns into an epic journey of discovery. Stopover in Amazonia before reaching the ocean. Covering their tracks, and sailing on. Orellana's second journey -- Episode 4: All the world is human: All the world is human. Cabeza de Vaca's expedition. From conquistador to slave. Walking to freedom. A man caught between two cultures. No happy ending to the story. The justice of conquest
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9780793691326
Lccn
69870662
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006330
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
CQMW601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)69870662
  • 573608
  • (OCoLC)ocm69870662
  • 573608
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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