The Resource The ascent of man, by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, (videorecording)

The ascent of man, by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, (videorecording)

Label
The ascent of man
Title
The ascent of man
Statement of responsibility
by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling
Title variation
Jacob Bronowski's The ascent of man
Contributor
Subject
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
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
ICY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and narrated by Jacob Bronowski ; directors, Adrian Malone (v. 1-2, 4-7), Mike Jackson (v. 3, 11), Dick Gilling (v. 9-10,12-13), David John Kennard (v. 8) ; photography, John Else, Nat Crosby, John McGlashan ; editors, Paul Carter ... [et al.]
Intended audience
MPAA rating: General audiences
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.A84 2006
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jacob Bronowski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1974
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bronowski, Jacob
  • Malone, Adrian
  • Gilling, Dick
  • Jackson, Mike
  • Kennard, David
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Films
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
676
Series statement
BBC classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Civilization
  • Human beings
Technique
live action
Label
The ascent of man, by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle: A personal view
  • Digitally remastered videodisc release of the 1974 television series
  • "A co-production of the BBC and Time-Life Films"-Container
Bar code
  • 31223107219439
  • 31223084183608
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
[Disc 1] ch. 1. Lower than the angels -- ch. 2. The harvest of the seasons -- [disc 2] ch. 3. The grain in the stone -- ch. 4. The hidden structure -- ch. 5. Music of the spheres -- [disc 3] ch. 6. Starry messenger -- ch. 7. Majestic clockwork -- ch. 8. Drive for power -- [disc 4] ch. 9. Ladder of creation -- ch. 10. World within world -- ch. 11. Knowledge or certainty -- [disc 5] ch. 12. Generation upon generation -- ch. 13. Long childhood
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
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)192043893
System details
DVD; digitally remastered; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ascent of man, by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle: A personal view
  • Digitally remastered videodisc release of the 1974 television series
  • "A co-production of the BBC and Time-Life Films"-Container
Bar code
  • 31223107219439
  • 31223084183608
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
[Disc 1] ch. 1. Lower than the angels -- ch. 2. The harvest of the seasons -- [disc 2] ch. 3. The grain in the stone -- ch. 4. The hidden structure -- ch. 5. Music of the spheres -- [disc 3] ch. 6. Starry messenger -- ch. 7. Majestic clockwork -- ch. 8. Drive for power -- [disc 4] ch. 9. Ladder of creation -- ch. 10. World within world -- ch. 11. Knowledge or certainty -- [disc 5] ch. 12. Generation upon generation -- ch. 13. Long childhood
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
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)192043893
System details
DVD; digitally remastered; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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