||Exploring Ancient Cities
The PC version of this product is
included in Ancient Civilizations
Petra, Teotihuacan, Pompeii, and
Bronze Age Palaces of Crete
Sumeria, the San Francisco-based multimedia publisher, has
teamed up with Scientific American magazine to produce Exploring Ancient
Cities, an interactive CD-ROM-based exploration of four ancient civilizations.
All of the pictures, text, and movies in this CD-ROM can be easily exported and
reused for noncommercial applications. Stories originally appearing in
Scientific American are brought to life with design, imagery, video, music, and
narration from Sumeria - allowing the reader to wander through each of these
sites. Featuring the narration of Academy Award winner Rod McKuen and music of
Academy Award winner John Lewis.
Exploring Ancient Cities provides full
coverage of four unique cities. Explore hundreds of photos on subjects like
Minoan writings, Teotihuacan murals, Pompeian frescoes, and Nabataean tomb
The CD contains all new photography and
video of the excavation sites for four ancient civilizations. You can explore
each site as you read the original articles from Scientific American
Interactive geographic and city maps offer
the chance to roam the streets of Teotihuacan, the houses of Pompeii, the
craggy hills of Petra, and the coastal palaces of Crete.
Pick your favorite picture or movies, and
save them on your own computer with two mouse clicks.
IBM-compatible - CPU with 33MHz 486 processor, 8MB of RAM,
DOS 5.0, Windows 3.1, VGA+ display (256 colors or better at 640x480
resolution), sound card, CD-ROM drive (double-speed recommended).
© 1993-2000 CDAccess.com, Inc.