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  • Gli ultimi giorni di Pompei / Catalog Record Only

    Historical drama about Glaucus, an Athenian noble living in Pompeii, and his love for the Greek maiden, Ione. Ione's brother Apaecides is a pupil of the Egyptian priest of Isis, Arbaces, who also loves Ione and plots Glaucus' death. When Apaecides discovers Arbaces' lust for his sister, the priest kills him, and blames the murder on Glaucus. On the day Glaucus is to be ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1922
  • The power of the past with Bill Moyers--Florence / Catalog Record Only

    Bill Moyers guides a tour through Florence, Italy, showing how the Renaissance is still a living presence for the people who live and visit there.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
  • Omnibus. Catalog Record Only

    An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of five segments of varying lengths.

    • Contributor: Saudek, Robert - Spier, William - McCullough, Andrew - Cooke, Alistair - Benton, Thomas Hart - Reed, Susan - Rains, Claude - Wilson, Ben - Crute, Sally - Tucker, Richard - Rossellini, Roberto - Rizzoli, Angelo - Amato, Giuseppe - Fabrizi, Aldo - Goodman, Benny - Krupa, Gene - Wilson, Teddy - Ford Foundation. Tv Radio Workshop - Cbs Television Network - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Joseph Burstyn, Inc - Wesleyan University Collection (Library of Congress) - Saudek (Robert) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1953
  • Investigating history. The Medici assassination / Catalog Record Only

    As head of the powerful 15th-century Florentine family, Lorenzo de' Medici was the ultimate Renaissance man. Did the Pazzi Conspiracy include a much broader range of perpetrators, reaching all the way to the Vatican?

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
  • The Tree of Life Catalog Record Only

    "A woman from Los Angeles tries to come to terms with her father's death by traveling to Italy, the land of his birth, to trace the roots of his family tree. With the help of her feisty 82 year-old aunt (her father's sister), she travels relentlessly from city to city, digging through ancient manuscripts and interviewing a wide range of quirky scholars, to piece ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008