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Filkin, David

Overview
Works: 89 works in 195 publications in 4 languages and 3,258 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  History  Documentary films  Science films  Educational films  Television series 
Roles: Author, Producer
Classifications: QB981, 523.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Filkin
Publications by David Filkin
Most widely held works by David Filkin
Stephen Hawking's universe : the cosmos explained by David Filkin( Book )
15 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
"The Big Bang, black holes, time warps, life, our universe and everything; all explained in everyday language."
Stephen Hawking's universe by Stephen Hawking( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 875 libraries worldwide
This series presents an intergalactic detective story, rich with mystery, unexpected twists and astonishing revelations that treats viewers to the latest and loftiest advances in cosmological thought in true down-to-earth Hawking fashion
Stephen Hawking's universe ( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Program 3: Examines what the universe is made of by utilizing particle accelerators to glimpse fragments of the explosive process believed to have generated stars and planets. This episode features the basics: fire, water, air, and gas in addition to more complex findings of elements and matter from the creation of the Periodic Table to Einstein's famous theory of relativity
Stephen Hawking's universe ( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
The latest advances in cosmological thought presented by one of today's most renowned scientists. Program five introduces the discover of black holes. Program six synopsizes the last 100 years of astronomy
Stephen Hawking's universe ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Presents the latest advances in cosmological thought, including the mathematics of astronomy, the Big Bang theory of creation, the nature of matter, the discovery and implications of dark matter, quasars and black holes, and the question of how the Big Bang began
Q.E.D ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
This documentary is on the work of Dr. Robert White at the Cleveland Metropolitan Hospital in the USA, where he has been experimenting with body transplants on monkeys and also performs life-saving brain surgery
Stephen Hawking's universe ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
The latest advances in cosmological thought presented by one of today's most renowned scientists. Program one presents the history of theories on the universe as it is known today. Program two delves into the beginning of the universe
Stephen Hawking's universe ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Program 2: When and how did the universe begin? Scientists have developed two theories: the Big Bang and the Steady State theories. This program explores the search for evidence to support the Big Bang theory of the origin of the universe. It highlights the contributions and theories of Albert Einstein, Georges Lemaitre, Fred Hoyle, Arno Penzias, and Robert Wilson
Free to choose : a personal statement by Michael Latham( visu )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Friedman presents his philosophy of the free market and government control and discusses capitalism, competitive societies, free trade and government regulation. The first half of the program is the filmed Friedman presentation, the second half is a taped discussion of the subject
Stephen Hawking's Universe ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
"Presents the latest advances in cosmological thought, including the mathematics of astronomy, the Big Bang theory of creation, the nature of matter, the discovery and implications of dark matter, quasars and black holes, and the question of how the Big Bang began."
Bodymatters by David Filkin( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Stephen Hawking's universe ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Program 6: We now know the universe had a beginning and how all the matter formed but there is still one outstanding question: how did the Big Bang begin? Stephen Hawking is joined by other leading scientists as they try to answer this question. Includes discussions of inflation theory, quantum mechanics and string theory
Why planes fly and other things ( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Discusses why planes fly, basic physics principles relating to flight, and the factors that must be overcome to allow a plane to fly
Stephen Hawking's universe by Stephen Hawking( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
'At the close of the 20th Century, we seem at last to be on the brink of solving the secrets of the universe'. Author of A brief history in time, Professor Stephen Hawkins is probably the world's most famous living scientist. Through Stephen Hawking's eyes, we embark upon a voyage of discovery undertaken by scientists over the centuries. We see one of the actual telescopes through which Galileo first saw Jupiter's moons, we visit Isaac Newton's house and the Paris Laboratory where Marie Curie first discovered radium. Join in this fascinating journey of discovery
How to cure inflation ( visu )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Milton Friedman argues that inflation is caused by the excessive growth of the monetary supply and that its cure lies not in wage and price control, but in the natural movement of a free, unhindered economy. In the debate that follows, bankers and government leaders discuss his views
The Big bang ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Program 2: When and how did the universe begin? Scientists have developed two theories: the Big Bang and the Steady State theories. This program explores the search for evidence to support the Big Bang theory of the origin of the universe. It highlights the contributions and theories of Albert Einstein, Georges Lemaitre, Fred Hoyle, Arno Penzias, and Robert Wilson
Power of the market ( visu )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Economist Milton Friedman discusses his views on the power and operation of a free market
Huo jin pei ni man you yu zhou by David Filkin( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Created equal ( visu )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Economist Milton Friedman discusses equality--is it a desirable or a possible goal for a society?
 
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Alternative Names
פילקין, דייוויד. לוטם, עמנואל
フィルキン, デビッド
Languages
English (83)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (1)
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