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The Resource A history of the world in 100 objects, [written and presented by Neil MacGregor], (sound recording)

A history of the world in 100 objects, [written and presented by Neil MacGregor], (sound recording)

Label
A history of the world in 100 objects
Title
A history of the world in 100 objects
Statement of responsibility
[written and presented by Neil MacGregor]
Title variation
History of the world in one hundred objects
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, describes each object, most of which are exhibited in the British Museum, and explains how each one represents a significant moment in human history. On each CD, objects from a similar period of history are grouped together to explore a common theme and to make connections across the world. Music, interviews with specialists, and quotations from written texts enrich the listener?s experience
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Summary
Neil MacGregor's radio series 'A History of the World in 100 Objects' has been a unique event that has set a benchmark for public service broadcasting in the UK and across the world. This book is the tie-in to that event, reproducing the scripts describing the objects that made us who we are
Writing style
Audio
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10081434
Cataloging source
Nz
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A history of the world in 100 objects (Radio Program)
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1946-
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MacGregor, Neil
Dewey number
909
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
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BBC Radio 4
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True
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  • British Museum
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Talking books
  • World history
  • Archaeology, Medieval
  • Ceremonial objects
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A history of the world in 100 objects, [written and presented by Neil MacGregor], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Broadcast on BBC Radio 4 January - Octoober 2010
  • At head of title: The British Museum
Accompanying material
1 booklet (24 p. : ill. ; 14 cm.)
Control code
000047946706
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
20 sound discs (CD)(ca. 25 hr.)
Isbn
9781408469880
Other physical details
digital
System control number
(OCoLC)774721830
Label
A history of the world in 100 objects, [written and presented by Neil MacGregor], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Broadcast on BBC Radio 4 January - Octoober 2010
  • At head of title: The British Museum
Accompanying material
1 booklet (24 p. : ill. ; 14 cm.)
Control code
000047946706
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
20 sound discs (CD)(ca. 25 hr.)
Isbn
9781408469880
Other physical details
digital
System control number
(OCoLC)774721830

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