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Thinking big

Author: Bob MorrisWayne PalmerLarkin McPheeIra FlatowWNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities and Sciences, ©2003.
Series: Big ideas.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This program brings together six icons of intellect--mathematician John Nash, mathematical biologist Martin Nowak, mathematician Enrico Bombieri, mathematical physicist Freeman Dyson, cultural anthropologist Clifford Geertz, and pianist Robert Taub--who talk about milestones on their roads to success."--Container.
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Named Person: John F Nash; M A Nowak; Enrico Bombieri; Freeman J Dyson; Clifford Geertz; Robert Taub; Enrico Bombieri; Freeman J Dyson; Clifford Geertz; John F Nash; M A Nowak; Robert Taub
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Morris; Wayne Palmer; Larkin McPhee; Ira Flatow; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Educational Broadcasting Corporation.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 56936693
Notes: Videocassette release of a 2003 production.
Credits: Director of photography, Marc Kroll ; music, Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Hosted by Ira Flatow.
Description: 1 videocassette (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format [NTSC].
Series Title: Big ideas.
Responsibility: a production of Thirteen/WNET New York ; Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; writer/producer, Larkin McPhee ; directors, Bob Morris, Wayne Palmer.
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"This program brings together six icons of intellect--mathematician John Nash, mathematical biologist Martin Nowak, mathematician Enrico Bombieri, mathematical physicist Freeman Dyson, cultural anthropologist Clifford Geertz, and pianist Robert Taub--who talk about milestones on their roads to success."--Container.

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