skip to content
The first detective Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The first detective

Author: Sueann FinckeChristy ScattarellaMelissa Jo PeltierArthur KentDavid AckroydAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : A & E Television Networks ; New York, NY : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Summary:
The story of Eugène François Vidocq, the man who is said to be the first modern detective. Although beginning life as a criminal, Vidocq became the first head of the Bureau de Sureté and founded the first detective agency. The Vidocq Society, recently founded in his name, is also discussed.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Eugène François Vidocq; Eugène François Vidocq
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sueann Fincke; Christy Scattarella; Melissa Jo Peltier; Arthur Kent; David Ackroyd; Albert Borowitz; Michel Le Bris; William Fleisher; MPH Entertainment.; History Channel (Television network); New Video Group.
ISBN: 0767021002 9780767021005
OCLC Number: 43938014
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Videocassette release of an episode of the television program History's mysteries.
"Cat. no. AAE-42537"--Videocassette label.
Credits: Camera, Bill Angelucci [and others] ; editor, Rob Goubeaux ; online editor, Chris Sampson ; music, Kevin Kiner, Andrew Keresztes ; historical consultant, Albert Borowitz.
Performer(s): Host: Arthur Kent ; narrator: David Ackroyd ; commentators: Albert Borowitz, Michel le Bris, William Fleisher.
Description: 1 videocassette (43 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1.2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: History's mysteries, first detectives
History's mysteries (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc. for the History Channel ; directed by Sueann Fincke ; written by Christy Scattarella and Melissa Jo Peltier ; co-producer, Christy Scattarella.

Abstract:

The story of Eugène François Vidocq, the man who is said to be the first modern detective. Although beginning life as a criminal, Vidocq became the first head of the Bureau de Sureté and founded the first detective agency. The Vidocq Society, recently founded in his name, is also discussed.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43938014> # The first detective
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:VHS ;
    library:oclcnum "43938014" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> ; # Place of publication not identified
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#CreativeWork/history_s_mysteries_television_program> ; # History's mysteries (Television program)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Topic/documentary_television_programs> ; # Documentary television programs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Organization/arts_and_entertainment_network> ; # Arts and Entertainment Network
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/61553538> ; # Eugène François Vidocq
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Organization/vidocq_society_u_s> ; # Vidocq Society (U.S.)
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/125434324> ; # Arts and Entertainment Network.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896100> ; # Documentary television programs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924314> ; # Films for the hearing impaired
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Place/france> ; # France.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Topic/detectives_france> ; # Detectives--France
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Person/vidocq_eugene_francois_1775_1857> ; # Eugène François Vidocq
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/364.289/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/891581> ; # Detectives
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Topic/films_for_the_hearing_impaired> ; # Films for the hearing impaired
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Topic/detectives> ; # Detectives
    schema:alternateName "History's mysteries, first detectives" ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Person/fleisher_william> ; # William Fleisher
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Organization/mph_entertainment> ; # MPH Entertainment.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/156236941> ; # New Video Group.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/160169263> ; # History Channel (Television network)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14418238> ; # Melissa Jo Peltier
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/79029486> ; # Michel Le Bris
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/305458435> ; # Christy Scattarella
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32206410> ; # David Ackroyd
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/115595309> ; # Albert Borowitz
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7330374> ; # Sueann Fincke
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/58685419> ; # Arthur Kent
    schema:copyrightYear "1999" ;
    schema:datePublished "1999" ;
    schema:description "The story of Eugène François Vidocq, the man who is said to be the first modern detective. Although beginning life as a criminal, Vidocq became the first head of the Bureau de Sureté and founded the first detective agency. The Vidocq Society, recently founded in his name, is also discussed."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/24130114> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The first detective"@en ;
    schema:productID "43938014" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43938014#PublicationEvent/place_of_publication_not_identified_a_&_e_television_networks_new_york_ny_marketed_and_distributed_in_the_u_s_by_new_video_group_1999> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Agent/a_&_e_television_networks> ; # A & E Television Networks
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Agent/marketed_and_distributed_in_the_u_s_by_new_video_group> ; # Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780767021005> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43938014> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Agent/a_&_e_television_networks> # A & E Television Networks
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "A & E Television Networks" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Agent/marketed_and_distributed_in_the_u_s_by_new_video_group> # Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#CreativeWork/history_s_mysteries_television_program> # History's mysteries (Television program)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "History's mysteries (Television program)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Organization/arts_and_entertainment_network> # Arts and Entertainment Network
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Arts and Entertainment Network" ;
    schema:name "Arts and Entertainment Network." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Organization/vidocq_society_u_s> # Vidocq Society (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Vidocq Society (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Person/fleisher_william> # William Fleisher
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fleisher" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Fleisher" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Person/vidocq_eugene_francois_1775_1857> # Eugène François Vidocq
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1775" ;
    schema:deathDate "1857" ;
    schema:familyName "Vidocq" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugène François" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugène François" ;
    schema:name "Eugène François Vidocq" ;
    schema:name "Eugène François Vidocq" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> # Place of publication not identified
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Place of publication not identified" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Topic/documentary_television_programs> # Documentary television programs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Topic/films_for_the_hearing_impaired> # Films for the hearing impaired
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Films for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/891581> # Detectives
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Detectives"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896100> # Documentary television programs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924314> # Films for the hearing impaired
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Films for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/115595309> # Albert Borowitz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1930" ;
    schema:familyName "Borowitz" ;
    schema:givenName "Albert" ;
    schema:name "Albert Borowitz" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/125434324> # Arts and Entertainment Network.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Arts and Entertainment Network." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14418238> # Melissa Jo Peltier
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Peltier" ;
    schema:givenName "Melissa Jo" ;
    schema:name "Melissa Jo Peltier" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/156236941> # New Video Group.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "New Video Group." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/160169263> # History Channel (Television network)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "History Channel (Television network)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305458435> # Christy Scattarella
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Scattarella" ;
    schema:givenName "Christy" ;
    schema:name "Christy Scattarella" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32206410> # David Ackroyd
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ackroyd" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Ackroyd" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/58685419> # Arthur Kent
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1953" ;
    schema:familyName "Kent" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur" ;
    schema:name "Arthur Kent" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61553538> # Eugène François Vidocq
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1775" ;
    schema:deathDate "1857" ;
    schema:familyName "Vidocq" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugène François" ;
    schema:name "Eugène François Vidocq" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7330374> # Sueann Fincke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fincke" ;
    schema:givenName "Sueann" ;
    schema:name "Sueann Fincke" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/79029486> # Michel Le Bris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Le Bris" ;
    schema:givenName "Michel" ;
    schema:name "Michel Le Bris" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780767021005>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0767021002" ;
    schema:isbn "9780767021005" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43938014#PublicationEvent/place_of_publication_not_identified_a_&_e_television_networks_new_york_ny_marketed_and_distributed_in_the_u_s_by_new_video_group_1999>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> ; # Place of publication not identified
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Agent/marketed_and_distributed_in_the_u_s_by_new_video_group> ; # Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24130114#Agent/a_&_e_television_networks> ; # A & E Television Networks
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.