The Resource Life is no picnic : Elementary stuff, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)

Life is no picnic : Elementary stuff, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)

Label
Life is no picnic : Elementary stuff
Title
Life is no picnic
Title remainder
Elementary stuff
Statement of responsibility
a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Host James Burke explores the origins and effects of those inventions that shape our modern world
  • Life is no picnic: Examine the interwoven histories of freeze dried coffee and soldier ration packs in winter; the Star Spangled Banner and a Greek poem; and Europe's Romantic movement and Darwin's theory of evolution
  • Elementary stuff: Explore histories intricate web of commonalities: spiritualism and the device that makes radio reception possible; Scottish oppression and the creation of turpentine; and the debate over modern literature and the creation of Sherlock Holmes
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
FZL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Connections (Television program)
Credits note
Producer, James Burke ; director, Charles Mapleston ; writer, James Burke ; editor, Paul Dosaj
Language note
English subtitles
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.C663 disc 3
PerformerNote
Hosted by James Burke
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1936-
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  • Burke, James
  • Learning Channel (Firm)
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • Langham Productions
Runtime
104
Series statement
Connections 3
Series volume
disc 3
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  • Inventions
  • Technology and civilization
Technique
live action
Label
Life is no picnic : Elementary stuff, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56028913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56028913
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life is no picnic : Elementary stuff, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56028913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56028913
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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