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The ascent of man : the complete series

Author: Jacob Bronowski; Dick Gilling; Adrian Malone; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: Australia : BBC Worldwide, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dr. Jacob Bronowski traces the development of scientific imagination through history.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Bronowski; Dick Gilling; Adrian Malone; British Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 156179319
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English SDH.
Notes: Cataloged from container.
Based on the book by J. Bronwski.
Originally released as a television series by BBC Television/Time Life Films, c1973.
Special features: Sir David Attenborough remembers The descent of man in an interview.
Credits: Directed by Adrian Malone [and others] ; produced by Adrian Malone and Dick Gilling.
Performer(s): Narrator, Jacob Bronowski.
Description: 4 videodiscs (663 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
Details: DVD ; produced for region 4.
Contents: 1. Episode 1. Lower than the angels --
Episode 2. The harvest of the seasons --
2. Episode 3. The grain in the stone --
Episode 4. The hidden structure --
3. Episode 5. Music of the spheres --
Episode 6. The starry messenger --
4. Episode 7. The majestic clockwork --
Episode 8. The drive for power --5. Episode 9. The ladder of creation --
Episode 10. --World within world --
6. Episode 11. Knowledge or certainty --
Episode 12. --
Generation upon generation --
Episode 13. The long childhood.
Responsibility: written and narrated by Jacob Bronowski.

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Dr. Jacob Bronowski traces the development of scientific imagination through history.

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