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The Resource Galileo's battle for the heavens, written and produced by David Axelrod ; directed by Peter Jones ; Green Umbrella Ltd. ; NOVA / WGBH, Boston, (videorecording)

Galileo's battle for the heavens, written and produced by David Axelrod ; directed by Peter Jones ; Green Umbrella Ltd. ; NOVA / WGBH, Boston, (videorecording)

Label
Galileo's battle for the heavens
Title
Galileo's battle for the heavens
Statement of responsibility
written and produced by David Axelrod ; directed by Peter Jones ; Green Umbrella Ltd. ; NOVA / WGBH, Boston
Title variation
Genius, the science of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
" ... Galileo Galilei risked his life to advance his revolutionary concepts of the universe ... brings Galileo to life, humanizing the great thinker's passion, intelligence, and arrogance while depicting his frustrations with fellow philosophers, scientists, and Roman Catholic leaders ... "--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
NEO
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Brian McDairmant ; editor, Eve Gage ; music, Mark Adler
Dewey number
520.92
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Described for the visually impaired
PerformerNote
Galileo played by Simon Callow, Laura Nardi, John Fraser, Alexa Jargo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Axelrod, David R
  • Jones, Peter
  • Callow, Simon
  • Sobel, Dava
  • Green Umbrella Ltd
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation.
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Catholic Church
  • Religion and science
  • Italy
  • Astronomers
Technique
live action
Label
Galileo's battle for the heavens, written and produced by David Axelrod ; directed by Peter Jones ; Green Umbrella Ltd. ; NOVA / WGBH, Boston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Galileo's daughter, by Dava Sobel
  • Originally produced for television series NOVA, broadcast 2002
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn234074303
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755737
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421408692
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG40869
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)234074303
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Galileo's battle for the heavens, written and produced by David Axelrod ; directed by Peter Jones ; Green Umbrella Ltd. ; NOVA / WGBH, Boston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Galileo's daughter, by Dava Sobel
  • Originally produced for television series NOVA, broadcast 2002
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn234074303
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755737
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421408692
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG40869
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)234074303
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights
Video recording format
DVD

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