The Resource The ascent of man : volume 3-5, co-produced by BBC-TV and Time-Life Films

The ascent of man : volume 3-5, co-produced by BBC-TV and Time-Life Films

Label
The ascent of man : volume 3-5
Title
The ascent of man
Title remainder
volume 3-5
Statement of responsibility
co-produced by BBC-TV and Time-Life Films
Title variation
  • Ascent of man, disc 2
  • Ascent of man, disc two
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Attempts a massive survey of science, from flint tools to the theory of relativity. A crawling infant, a performing athlete, development of the hunt, and discovery of fire are used to illustrate the most distinctive feature of man: imagination
  • "...this 13-title series withstands the test of time and is an excellent resource for high-school and college students."--Booklist
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • English audio
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Hosted by Dr. Jacob Bronowski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bronowski, Jacob
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
156
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chemistry
  • Metallurgy
  • Atomic theory
  • Astronomy
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Bronze
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The ascent of man : volume 3-5, co-produced by BBC-TV and Time-Life Films
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/241/000000000010241230.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Varying forms of title from spine and disc
  • Originally produced in 1974 as segments of a television series
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volume 3. Grain in the stone -- Volume 4. Hidden structure -- Volume 5. Music of the spheres
Control code
ocn226969114
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 156 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815003332 [set]
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ascent of man : volume 3-5, co-produced by BBC-TV and Time-Life Films
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/241/000000000010241230.gif
Publication
Note
  • Varying forms of title from spine and disc
  • Originally produced in 1974 as segments of a television series
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volume 3. Grain in the stone -- Volume 4. Hidden structure -- Volume 5. Music of the spheres
Control code
ocn226969114
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 156 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815003332 [set]
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      8665 Nose Hill Drive, Calgary, Alberta, T3G 5T3, CA
      51.129458 -114.193826
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      11161 Bonaventure Drive SE, Calgary, Alberta, T2J 6S1, CA
      50.951870 -114.061042
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