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Fractals : the colors of infinity

Author: Arthur C ClarkeBenoit B MandelbrotIan StewartM F BarnsleyPaul SinclairAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [1997]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An explanation of the Mandelbrot set, what it means, its internal consistency, and the revolutions in thought resulting from its discovery. Includes interviews with Benoit Mandelbrot, Michael Barnsley and Ian Stewart.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur C Clarke; Benoit B Mandelbrot; Ian Stewart; M F Barnsley; Paul Sinclair; Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon; New Moon Productions.; Gordon Films UK.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 42508819
Notes: "7414"--Cassette and container.
Credits: Photography, John Lamborn ; editor, Simon Gilbert ; music, David Gilmore.
Performer(s): Presenter, Arthur C. Clarke.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Colors of infinity
Responsibility: a New Moon and Gordon Films Production ; Arthur C. Clarke presents ; director, Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon ; producer, Paul Sinclair ; writers, Arthur C. Clarke, Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon.

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An explanation of the Mandelbrot set, what it means, its internal consistency, and the revolutions in thought resulting from its discovery. Includes interviews with Benoit Mandelbrot, Michael Barnsley and Ian Stewart.

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