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The ascent of man. Disc five

Author: Mike JacksonAdrian MaloneJacob BronowskiBritish Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.Time-Life Films.All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Ambrose Video, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vol. 12: This program examines the complex code of human inheritance - from the experiments of pioneer geneticist Gregor Mendel to the discoveries of today's sophisticated laboratories. Vol. 13: In this closing film, Dr. Bronowski draws together the many threads of the series as he takes stock of humanity's complex and sometimes precarious ascent.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Jackson; Adrian Malone; Jacob Bronowski; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Films.; Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 82967068
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 1974 television series.
Credits: Writer/narrator, Jacob Bronowski.
Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1; digitally remastered.
Contents: Vol. 12. Generation upon generation (52 min.) --
vol 13. Long childhood (52 min.).
Responsibility: a BBC Television Time-Life Films co-production ; produced by Adrian Malone ; directed by Mike Jackson.

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Vol. 12: This program examines the complex code of human inheritance - from the experiments of pioneer geneticist Gregor Mendel to the discoveries of today's sophisticated laboratories. Vol. 13: In this closing film, Dr. Bronowski draws together the many threads of the series as he takes stock of humanity's complex and sometimes precarious ascent.

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