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Dead Men's Tales [electronic resource]

presented by Connecticut Public Television ; produced in association with Scientific American magazine ; written, produced and directed by John Angier, David Huntley
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Uses archaeological, forensic and historical methods to learn about the Jamestown Colony, mummies found in the Xinjiang Province of China, the truth to the legend of Wild Bill Longley, the burials and lives of the people who built the pyramids, and the evacuation of a 13th century palace in South Africa.
Director
John Angier; David Huntley
Performers
Host, Alan Alda.
Release Date
2001
Run Time
60 min.
Language
English
Notes
Originally produced in 2001.
Related Title
Scientific American frontiers (Television program)
Scientific American.
Series
VIVA PBS Streaming Video Collection
VIVA Streaming Video Collection
Contents
  • [Jamestown colony]
  • Time travelers
  • A Texan tall tale
  • The real pyramid builders
  • City of gold.
Credits
Edited by David Berenson, David Huntley.
Published
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 2001].
Publisher no.
pbs_saf015 PBS Video
Access Restriction
Digital content license from PBS Video, [2005] ; available to 2005 VIVA member institutions.
Related Resources
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Description
1 streaming video file (60 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet
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