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The Starry messenger

Author: Jacob BronowskiAdrian MaloneDick GillingBritish Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.Time-Life Films.All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Time-Life Video : Ambrose Video Pub. [distributor], [1988?], ©1974.
Series: Ascent of man, v. 6.; Library video classics project (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlights man's early study of astronomy. Traces the origins of the scientific revolution through the conflict between fact and religious dogma.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Bronowski; Adrian Malone; Dick Gilling; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Films.; Time-Life Video.; Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 20238954
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1974 program.
Credits: Photography, John Else, Nat Crosby ; film editor, Jim Latham.
Performer(s): Jacob Bronowski.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Ascent of man, v. 6.; Library video classics project (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
Other Titles: Ascent of man: starry messenger
Responsibility: a BBC-Television Time-Life Films co-production ; written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; directed by Adrian Malone ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling.

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Highlights man's early study of astronomy. Traces the origins of the scientific revolution through the conflict between fact and religious dogma.

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