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Author: Frank C BaxterRichard DeaconLes TremayneOwen CrumpLeo SalkinAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Rhino Home Video ; [Universal City, Calif.] : Distributed by Uni Distribution, ©1991.
Series: Bell science series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dr. Frank C. Baxter traces the history of the measurement of time. Describes the construction of calendars, the principles of clocks and watches, the timing of natural phenomena in both microseconds and geological ages, and Einstein's theory of relativity.
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Frank C Baxter; Richard Deacon; Les Tremayne; Owen Crump; Leo Salkin; Richard Hobson; Nancy Pitt; American Telephone and Telegraph Company.; N.W. Ayer & Son.; Rhino Home Video (Firm); Uni Distribution Corp.
ISBN: 1566050057 9781566050050
OCLC Number: 24789575
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1962 motion picture.
Authorized by Bell Telephone.
"RNVD 2004"--Container.
Credits: Produced under the personal supervision of Jack Warner ; animation by Phil Monroe ; producer and director, Owen Crump ; writers, Leon Salkin, Richard Hobson, Nancy Pitt ; science adviser, Richard P. Feynman.
Cast: Les Tremayne, Richard Deacon.
Performer(s): Dr. Frank C. Baxter.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 53 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Bell science series.
Responsibility: N.W. Ayer & Son, Inc.

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Dr. Frank C. Baxter traces the history of the measurement of time. Describes the construction of calendars, the principles of clocks and watches, the timing of natural phenomena in both microseconds and geological ages, and Einstein's theory of relativity.

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