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Author: Mick JacksonRobin BrightwellWilliam NicholsonTim Pigott-SmithJeff GoldblumAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Secondary (senior high) school   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dramatization of the research of and relationships between scientists James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, and Rosalind Franklin, as they raced to discover the secret of life: DNA.
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Genre/Form: Made-for-TV movies
Biographical television programs
Fiction television programs
Historical television programs
Drama
History
Named Person: James D Watson; Rosalind Franklin; Francis Crick; Maurice Wilkins; Francis Crick; Rosalind Franklin; James D Watson; Maurice Wilkins
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mick Jackson; Robin Brightwell; William Nicholson; Tim Pigott-Smith; Jeff Goldblum; Alan Howard; Juliet Stevenson; British Broadcasting Corporation.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Arts and Entertainment Network.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 43108670
Notes: Originally produced in 1987.
Also broadcast as a special episode of the BBC television series Horizon.
Credits: Film editor, Jim Latham ; photography, Andrew Dunn ; original music, Peter Howell.
Cast: Tim Pigott-Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Alan Howard, Juliet Stevenson.
Description: 1 videocassette (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Double helix
Double helix : a Horizon special
Race for the double helix
Horizon (Television program)
Responsibility: by William Nicholson ; A presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; BBC ; a BBC-TV production in association with the Arts and Entertainment Network ; Horizon editor, Robin Brightwell ; produced and directed by Mick Jackson.

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Dramatization of the research of and relationships between scientists James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, and Rosalind Franklin, as they raced to discover the secret of life: DNA.

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