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The Resource The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski, written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling ; a BBC Television and Time-Life Films co-production, (videorecording)

The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski, written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling ; a BBC Television and Time-Life Films co-production, (videorecording)

Label
The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski
Title
The ascent of man
Title remainder
a personal view by J. Bronowski
Statement of responsibility
written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling ; a BBC Television and Time-Life Films co-production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
Cataloging source
STF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors, Adrian Malone (v. 1-2, 4-7), Mick Jackson (v. 3, 11), Dick Gilling (v. 9-10,12-13), David John Kennard (v. 8)
Dewey number
501
Language note
Subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.A73 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bronowski, Jacob
  • Malone, Adrian
  • Gilling, Dick
  • Jackson, Mick
  • Kennard, David
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Films
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
676
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Civilization
  • Human beings
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski, written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling ; a BBC Television and Time-Life Films co-production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally release of the 1974 television series
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 5.
  • Starry messenger
  • disc 3, v. 6.
  • Majestic clockwork
  • v. 7.
  • Drive for power ;
  • v. 8.
  • Ladder of creation
  • disc 4, v. 9.
  • Grain in the stone ;
  • disc 1, v. 1.
  • v. 10.
  • World within world ;
  • v. 11.
  • Knowledge or certainty
  • disc 5, v. 12.
  • Generation upon generation ;
  • 13.
  • Long childhood
  • Lower than the angels ;
  • v. 2.
  • Harvest of the seasons
  • disc 2, v. 3.
  • Hidden structure ;
  • v. 4.
  • Music of the spheres ;
Control code
ocn226969114
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (676 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
501 AS22 ; XX-D ; 5DVD/1AW ; CC ; D06 ; HMH ; V1105M4.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 226969114
  • (Sirsi) 226969114
  • (OCoLC)226969114
System details
DVD (NTSC, region 1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski, written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling ; a BBC Television and Time-Life Films co-production, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally release of the 1974 television series
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 5.
  • Starry messenger
  • disc 3, v. 6.
  • Majestic clockwork
  • v. 7.
  • Drive for power ;
  • v. 8.
  • Ladder of creation
  • disc 4, v. 9.
  • Grain in the stone ;
  • disc 1, v. 1.
  • v. 10.
  • World within world ;
  • v. 11.
  • Knowledge or certainty
  • disc 5, v. 12.
  • Generation upon generation ;
  • 13.
  • Long childhood
  • Lower than the angels ;
  • v. 2.
  • Harvest of the seasons
  • disc 2, v. 3.
  • Hidden structure ;
  • v. 4.
  • Music of the spheres ;
Control code
ocn226969114
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (676 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
501 AS22 ; XX-D ; 5DVD/1AW ; CC ; D06 ; HMH ; V1105M4.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 226969114
  • (Sirsi) 226969114
  • (OCoLC)226969114
System details
DVD (NTSC, region 1)
Video recording format
DVD

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