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The Resource The genius of Charles Darwin, series producer and director, Russell Barnes ; IWC Media, (videorecording)

The genius of Charles Darwin, series producer and director, Russell Barnes ; IWC Media, (videorecording)

Label
The genius of Charles Darwin
Title
The genius of Charles Darwin
Statement of responsibility
series producer and director, Russell Barnes ; IWC Media
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Shaking Western culture to its very core after its publication 150 years ago, On the origin of species forced humans to rethink their place in the universe. In this lively three-part series, Darwin's passionate disciple, popular author and biologist Richard Dawkins examines evolution and its legacy, confronts Darwin's doubters head-on, and explains natural selection in clear, straightforward terms
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Series producer, Russell Barnes
Dewey number
576.8/2
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
QH365
LC item number
.G46 2009
NLM call number
QH 365
NLM item number
DVD no.2 2009
PerformerNote
Richard Dawkins, presenter
Runtime
139
Technique
live action
Label
The genius of Charles Darwin, series producer and director, Russell Barnes ; IWC Media, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes in 2008
  • Bonus features: interviews with experts featured in the program; Three tales from the Galapagos Islands bonus specials; 16-page viewer's guide; The evolution of an idea, contributors to Darwin's theory; biography of Charles Darwin
Accompanying material
1 insert (13 p. : ill.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
v. 1. Life, Darwin & everything ; The fifth ape ; God strikes back -- v. 2. bonus interviews: Daniel Dennett, philosopher (50 min.) ; Randolph Nesse, doctor/author (46 min.) ; Wendy Wright, Concerned Women for America (67 min.) ; Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury (29 min.) ; John Mackay, creationist (19 min.) ; Science teachers (29 min.)
Control code
ocn456456006
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 139 min.)
Isbn
9781598282993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961829996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)456456006
System details
DVD, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The genius of Charles Darwin, series producer and director, Russell Barnes ; IWC Media, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes in 2008
  • Bonus features: interviews with experts featured in the program; Three tales from the Galapagos Islands bonus specials; 16-page viewer's guide; The evolution of an idea, contributors to Darwin's theory; biography of Charles Darwin
Accompanying material
1 insert (13 p. : ill.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
v. 1. Life, Darwin & everything ; The fifth ape ; God strikes back -- v. 2. bonus interviews: Daniel Dennett, philosopher (50 min.) ; Randolph Nesse, doctor/author (46 min.) ; Wendy Wright, Concerned Women for America (67 min.) ; Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury (29 min.) ; John Mackay, creationist (19 min.) ; Science teachers (29 min.)
Control code
ocn456456006
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 139 min.)
Isbn
9781598282993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961829996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)456456006
System details
DVD, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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