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Life's greatest miracle

Author: John LithgowLennart NilssonJulia CortMikael AgatonLea BoysenAll authors
Publisher: [Boston] : WGBH Educational Foundation : PBS DVD Video : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The development of a child from conception to birth, using both microimagery and the story of a young couple preparing for their first child.
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Genre/Form: Popular Works
DVD-Video discs
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Lithgow; Lennart Nilsson; Julia Cort; Mikael Agaton; Lea Boysen; Henrik Dahl; Lars Hamberger; Erikson & Nilsson Productions.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WGBH Educational Foundation.; PBS Home Video.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0780638360 9780780638365 1415703159 9781415703151
OCLC Number: 50182567
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: "In association with ... ZDF Germany, ARTE France & Germany, RAI3 Italy, NHK Japan, BBC Open University England, SVT1 Sweden, NRK Norway, DRTV Denmark, YLE1 Finland, RUI Iceland"--Credits.
Originally broadcast as a segment of the television program, Nova.
Credits: Drama director, Mikael Agaton ; director of photography, Sven Nykvist ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; music, Ray Loring ; narrator, John Lithgow ; executive producers, Bo G. Erikson, Paula S. Apsell.
Cast: Lea Boysen, Henrik Dahl.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby surround stereo.
Contents: 1. Passing on your DNA --
2. The egg's journey --
3. The sperm's journey --
4. The first two weeks --
5. The embryo takes shape --
6. Messages in the genes --
7. Feeding the growing fetus --
8 The third trimester.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: a NOVA production by Erikson & Nilsson Production in association with WGBH/Boston [and others] ; medical photography, Lennart Nilsson ; produced, written by Julia Cort.

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The development of a child from conception to birth, using both microimagery and the story of a young couple preparing for their first child.

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