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Byzantium: A Tale of Three Cities

Synopsis
This series sees historian Simon Sebag-Montefiore exploring the history of the city which has been the capital of three empires: Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman. He examines the faiths and traditions which have left their mark on modern Istanbul.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2013
Notes
Each part is also available to buy separately [£195.00 + VAT, + P&P].
Subjects
History
Keywords
ancient civilisations; Byzantine art; Christianity; Islam; Istanbul; religious art; architecture

Credits

Producer
Anna Cox; Jack MacInnes
Contributor
Simon Sebag-Montefiore

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£585.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
150 minutes
Year
2014

Sections

Title
Byzantium

Title
Constantinople

Title
Istanbul

Distributor

Name

BBC Active Video for Learning - now BBC Learning

Contact
Carolina Fernandez Jeremy Wilcox (CF - for educational enquiries JW - channel sales manager)
Email
BBCStudiosLearning@bbc.com
Web
https://www.bbcstudioslearning.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 20 8433 1009
Address
BBC Studios Limited
Television Centre
101 Wood Lane
London
W12 7FA
UK
Notes
The BBC Active company has now been absorbed within BBC Learning, a division of BBC Studios. It was originally a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Pearson Education. Formerly known as ‘BBC Worldwide Learning Studies’ and before that as ‘Videos for Education & Training’

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