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A glorious accident, understanding our place in the cosmic puzzle. Freeman Dyson

Author: Freeman J Dyson; Wim Kayzer; VPRO.; Films Media Group.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films Media Group : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Consists of an interview with Freeman Dyson, a physicist and advisor to the Pentagon. Features discussion on a wide range of topics, including Dyson's childhood, his experiences as a civilian advisor to the British Bomber Command during World War II, the future, astrochickens, Eichmann, Hiroshima, the Gulf War, genetic engineering, and Wittgenstein.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Series
Interview
Documentary
Named Person: Freeman J Dyson; Freeman J Dyson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Freeman J Dyson; Wim Kayzer; VPRO.; Films Media Group.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 79429436
Notes: Additional copyright date on title frames: 1993, VPRO.
Additional title on opening credits: Freeman Dyson in conversation with Wim Kayzer.
Credits: Cameramen, Jochgem van Dijk, Eric van Empel ; editor, Tjerk Boersma.
Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD - NTSC.
Responsibility: VPRO ; producer/director, Wim Kayzer.

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Consists of an interview with Freeman Dyson, a physicist and advisor to the Pentagon. Features discussion on a wide range of topics, including Dyson's childhood, his experiences as a civilian advisor to the British Bomber Command during World War II, the future, astrochickens, Eichmann, Hiroshima, the Gulf War, genetic engineering, and Wittgenstein.

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