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

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

Label
The ascent of man : the complete series
Title
The ascent of man
Title remainder
the complete series
Statement of responsibility
by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling
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
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Cataloging source
NCLN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and narrated by Jacob Bronowski ; Produced by Adrian Malone and Dick Gilling; Directed by Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, Mick Jackson and David John Kennard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Mick
  • Malone, Adrian
  • Bronowski, Jacob
  • Gilling, Dick
  • Kennard, David John
  • Time-Life Films
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Australian Broadcasting Commission
Runtime
663
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  • Human beings
  • Science
  • Science
  • Civilization
Technique
live action
Label
The ascent of man : the complete series, by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Special feature: Sir David Attenborough remembers "The Ascent of Man" in a specially recorded interview" -- container
  • "This series has been digitally restored and remastered, but due to the archive nature of the material, the sopund and picture quality may vary occsasionally" -- container
  • "Originally transmitted in the UK between 05/05/73 and 28/07/73) -- container
Contents
Disc 1: Program 1. Lower than the angels; Program 2. Harvest of the season; Program 3. Grain in the stone; Program 4. The hidden structure -- Disc 2: Program 5. Music of the spheres; Program 6. The Starry messenger; Program 7. The majestic clockwork; Program 8. Drive for power -- Disc 3: Program 9. The ladder of creation; Program 10. World within world; Program 11. Knowledge or certainty; Program 12. Generation upon generation -- Disc 4: Program 13. The long childhood
Control code
000028360701
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
4 videodiscs (676 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B00995-9
Label
The ascent of man : the complete series, by J. Bronowski ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Special feature: Sir David Attenborough remembers "The Ascent of Man" in a specially recorded interview" -- container
  • "This series has been digitally restored and remastered, but due to the archive nature of the material, the sopund and picture quality may vary occsasionally" -- container
  • "Originally transmitted in the UK between 05/05/73 and 28/07/73) -- container
Contents
Disc 1: Program 1. Lower than the angels; Program 2. Harvest of the season; Program 3. Grain in the stone; Program 4. The hidden structure -- Disc 2: Program 5. Music of the spheres; Program 6. The Starry messenger; Program 7. The majestic clockwork; Program 8. Drive for power -- Disc 3: Program 9. The ladder of creation; Program 10. World within world; Program 11. Knowledge or certainty; Program 12. Generation upon generation -- Disc 4: Program 13. The long childhood
Control code
000028360701
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
4 videodiscs (676 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B00995-9

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