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The Resource Forgotten genius, a Nova production for WGBH Boston ; written by Stephen Lyons & Llewellyn M. Smith ; directed by Llewellyn M. Smith, (videorecording)

Forgotten genius, a Nova production for WGBH Boston ; written by Stephen Lyons & Llewellyn M. Smith ; directed by Llewellyn M. Smith, (videorecording)

Label
Forgotten genius
Title
Forgotten genius
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production for WGBH Boston ; written by Stephen Lyons & Llewellyn M. Smith ; directed by Llewellyn M. Smith
Title variation
Percy Julian
Title variation remainder
forgotten genius
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story of Percy Julian's scientific breakthroughs and a biography of his life with period reenactments based on newly opened family archives and interviews with dozens of colleagues and relatives
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Doug Quade ; producers, Stephen Lyons, Llewellyn M. Smith
Date time place
Originally broadcast as a special episode of the television series Nova on February 6, 2007
Dewey number
  • 540.92
  • B
Funding information
"Major funding for 'Forgotten genius' is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the National Science Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, with additional funding provided by The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, the American Chemical Society, American Playhouse, and Mr. and Mrs. William G. Brown. This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 9901978."--Container.
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned; described video for the visually impaired
LC call number
QD22.J8
LC item number
F67 2007
PerformerNote
Narrated by Courtney B. Vance ; Ruben Santiago-Hudson as Percy Julian
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lyons, Stephen
  • Smith, Llewellyn M
  • Vance, Courtney B
  • Santiago-Hudson, Ruben
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Julian, Percy Lavon
  • African American chemists
  • African American scientists
  • Chemistry
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Forgotten genius, a Nova production for WGBH Boston ; written by Stephen Lyons & Llewellyn M. Smith ; directed by Llewellyn M. Smith, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Special DVD-ROM features: Teaching materials in PDF format and a link to the NOVA web site
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm82369657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781593756819
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 783421415294
  • 783421415232
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG41529
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)82369657
System details
DVD, all regions, letterboxed presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Forgotten genius, a Nova production for WGBH Boston ; written by Stephen Lyons & Llewellyn M. Smith ; directed by Llewellyn M. Smith, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Special DVD-ROM features: Teaching materials in PDF format and a link to the NOVA web site
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm82369657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781593756819
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 783421415294
  • 783421415232
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG41529
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)82369657
System details
DVD, all regions, letterboxed presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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