skip to content
Journey of man Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Journey of man

Author: Justine KershawJeremy BradshawDavid McNabJennifer BeamishClive MaltbyAll authors
Publisher: [Bristol, U.K.] : Tigress Productions ; [Arlington, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
How did the human race populate the world? A group of geneticists have worked on the question for a decade, arriving at a startling conclusion: the "global family tree" can be traced to one African man who lived 60,000 years ago. Dr. Spencer Wells hosts this innovative series, featuring commentary by expert scientists, historians, archaeologists, and anthropologists.
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: Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Nonfiction television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Justine Kershaw; Jeremy Bradshaw; David McNab; Jennifer Beamish; Clive Maltby; Spencer Wells; Michael Robinson; Glenn Keiles; Gregers Sall; Tigress Productions,; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),; National Geographic Channels International,; PBS Home Video,
ISBN: 0793696259 9780793696253 078064459X 9780780644595 9990914036 9789990914030
OCLC Number: 56553269
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: DVD release of documentary originally produced and broadcast in 2002.
"Full screen version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition"--Container.
Credits: Camera, Michael Robinson [and others] ; composer, Glenn Keiles ; editor, Gregers Sall.
Performer(s): Presenter, Spencer Wells.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD (NTSC, region 1); Dolby Surround stereo.
Contents: The portal to ancient history --
The birthplace of humanity --
The mysterious past --
The Australian lifeline --
Following the trail to India --
The genetic marker --
The central Asian detour --
Through the Russian arctic --
Bridging the Bering Strait --
North American sacred sites --
The end of the greatest journey.
Other Titles: Story of the human species
Responsibility: executive producers, Justine Kershaw, Jeremy Bradshaw, David McNab ; producer, Jennifer Beamish ; director, Clive Maltby ; produced by Tigress in association with PBS and National Geographic Channels International.
More information:

Abstract:

How did the human race populate the world? A group of geneticists have worked on the question for a decade, arriving at a startling conclusion: the "global family tree" can be traced to one African man who lived 60,000 years ago. Dr. Spencer Wells hosts this innovative series, featuring commentary by expert scientists, historians, archaeologists, and anthropologists.

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (4)

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/56553269> # Journey of man
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:DVD ;
    library:oclcnum "56553269" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963201> ; # Human population genetics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917342> ; # Evolutionary genetics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1071583> ; # Population genetics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963030> ; # Human evolution
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/599.938/e22/> ;
    schema:alternateName "Story of the human species" ;
    schema:composer <http://viaf.org/viaf/85645002> ; # Glenn Keiles
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/437008585#Person/robinson_michael> ; # Michael Robinson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/48419981> ; # Jeremy Bradshaw
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/61092907> ; # Justine Kershaw
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/21907378> ; # Jennifer Beamish
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/43943793> ; # Clive Maltby
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2634210> ; # David McNab
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/40380430> ; # Spencer Wells
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/133641888> ; # PBS Home Video,
    schema:description "How did the human race populate the world? A group of geneticists have worked on the question for a decade, arriving at a startling conclusion: the "global family tree" can be traced to one African man who lived 60,000 years ago. Dr. Spencer Wells hosts this innovative series, featuring commentary by expert scientists, historians, archaeologists, and anthropologists."@en ;
    schema:description "The portal to ancient history -- The birthplace of humanity -- The mysterious past -- The Australian lifeline -- Following the trail to India -- The genetic marker -- The central Asian detour -- Through the Russian arctic -- Bridging the Bering Strait -- North American sacred sites -- The end of the greatest journey."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/31805709> ; # Gregers Sall
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/437008585> ;
    schema:genre "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction television programs"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Journey of man"@en ;
    schema:productID "56553269" ;
    schema:productionCompany <http://viaf.org/viaf/148128165> ; # National Geographic Channels International,
    schema:productionCompany <http://viaf.org/viaf/128149266> ; # Tigress Productions,
    schema:productionCompany <http://viaf.org/viaf/125714574> ; # Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780780644595> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780793696253> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789990914030> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56553269> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/437008585#Person/robinson_michael> # Michael Robinson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Robinson" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Robinson" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1071583> # Population genetics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Population genetics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917342> # Evolutionary genetics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolutionary genetics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963030> # Human evolution
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human evolution"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963201> # Human population genetics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human population genetics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/125714574> # Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/128149266> # Tigress Productions,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Tigress Productions," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/133641888> # PBS Home Video,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "PBS Home Video," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148128165> # National Geographic Channels International,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "National Geographic Channels International," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/21907378> # Jennifer Beamish
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Beamish" ;
    schema:givenName "Jennifer" ;
    schema:name "Jennifer Beamish" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2634210> # David McNab
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McNab" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David McNab" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/31805709> # Gregers Sall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sall" ;
    schema:givenName "Gregers" ;
    schema:name "Gregers Sall" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/40380430> # Spencer Wells
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Wells" ;
    schema:givenName "Spencer" ;
    schema:name "Spencer Wells" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/43943793> # Clive Maltby
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Maltby" ;
    schema:givenName "Clive" ;
    schema:name "Clive Maltby" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/48419981> # Jeremy Bradshaw
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bradshaw" ;
    schema:givenName "Jeremy" ;
    schema:name "Jeremy Bradshaw" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61092907> # Justine Kershaw
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kershaw" ;
    schema:givenName "Justine" ;
    schema:name "Justine Kershaw" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85645002> # Glenn Keiles
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Keiles" ;
    schema:givenName "Glenn" ;
    schema:name "Glenn Keiles" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780780644595>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "078064459X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780780644595" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780793696253>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0793696259" ;
    schema:isbn "9780793696253" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789990914030>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "9990914036" ;
    schema:isbn "9789990914030" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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