The Resource Connections : an alternative view of change, by James Burke ; BBC ; produced in association with Time Life Films ; written and presented by James Burke ; produced by Mick Jackson and David Kennard, (videorecording)

Connections : an alternative view of change, by James Burke ; BBC ; produced in association with Time Life Films ; written and presented by James Burke ; produced by Mick Jackson and David Kennard, (videorecording)

Label
Connections : an alternative view of change
Title
Connections
Title remainder
an alternative view of change
Statement of responsibility
by James Burke ; BBC ; produced in association with Time Life Films ; written and presented by James Burke ; produced by Mick Jackson and David Kennard
Title variation
  • James Burke's Connections 1
  • Connections 1
  • Alternative view of change
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Host
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tracking through 12,000 years of history in the Middle East, Europe, and the United States, James Burke shows how past events and technologies led to modern inventions, such as the atomic bomb, engines, electric lamps, telecommunications, the computer, refrigeration, the production line, jets, plastics, rocketry, and movies
Related
Awards note
"Winner of the Red Ribbon in the American Film Festival"--Container.
Cataloging source
TXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, David Feig, Tony Pierce-Roberts ; film editor, Jim Latham ... [et al.]
Dewey number
  • 609
  • 909
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.B76
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burke, James
  • Jackson, Mick
  • Kennard, David
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Films
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
520
Series statement
BBC classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventions
  • Technology and civilization
  • Technology
  • Civilization, Modern
Technique
live action
Label
Connections : an alternative view of change, by James Burke ; BBC ; produced in association with Time Life Films ; written and presented by James Burke ; produced by Mick Jackson and David Kennard, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1988 television series
  • Episodes given volume numbering on containers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
[Disc 1] v.1.The trigger effect; v.2. Death in the morning -- [disc 2] v.3. Distance voices; v.4. Faith in numbers -- [disc 3] v.5. The wheel of fortune; v.6. Thunder in the skies -- [disc 4] v.7. The long chain; v.8. Eat, drink, and be merry -- [disc 5] v.9. Countdown; v.10. Yesterday, tomorrow, and you
Control code
ocm48788178
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 520 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)48788178
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Connections : an alternative view of change, by James Burke ; BBC ; produced in association with Time Life Films ; written and presented by James Burke ; produced by Mick Jackson and David Kennard, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1988 television series
  • Episodes given volume numbering on containers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
[Disc 1] v.1.The trigger effect; v.2. Death in the morning -- [disc 2] v.3. Distance voices; v.4. Faith in numbers -- [disc 3] v.5. The wheel of fortune; v.6. Thunder in the skies -- [disc 4] v.7. The long chain; v.8. Eat, drink, and be merry -- [disc 5] v.9. Countdown; v.10. Yesterday, tomorrow, and you
Control code
ocm48788178
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 520 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)48788178
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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