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Ancient World with Bettany Hughes, The: The Minoans

Synopsis
Historian Bettany Hughes explores Crete, once home to the mighty Minoan civilisation whose sophisticated society changed the whole of Greece. She examines the theories of Victorian archaeologist Arthur Evans regarding Minoan civilization and Crete, and how other recent discoveries add to current knowledge and perceptions. (98 minutes)
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2010
Year of production
2004
Notes
Broadcast on C4 on 23/10/2004
Subjects
Archaeology; History
Keywords
ancient civilisations; Crete; Minoan civilisation

Online availability

URI
http://www.channel4.com/programmes/the-ancient-world-with-bettany-hughes/4od#3068512
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Bettany Hughes

Production Company

Name

Lion Television

Contact
Francesca Rich and Bill Locke (PA to MD and BL - Executive Producer)
Email
Francesca.rich@liontv.co.uk
Web
http://liontv.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 8846 2000
Fax
020 8846 2001
Address
26 Paddenswick Road
London
W6 0UB

Sponsor

Name

Channel Four Television

Phone
071-396 4444
Address
LONDON
SW1P 2TX

Distributor

Name

4OD

Web
http://www.channel4.com/programmes/4od External site opens in new window

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