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The Resource Galileo, Cromwell Productions, Ltd. ; produced in association with English Heritage ; produced & directed by Ruth Wood, (videorecording DVD)

Galileo, Cromwell Productions, Ltd. ; produced in association with English Heritage ; produced & directed by Ruth Wood, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Galileo
Title
Galileo
Statement of responsibility
Cromwell Productions, Ltd. ; produced in association with English Heritage ; produced & directed by Ruth Wood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of the brilliant Italian astronomer and mathematician who dared to challenge the accepted teachings of his day. Galileo's work brought him to the attention of the Inquisition and one of history's greatest minds was forced to work his last years under house arrest. Featuring atmospheric specially-filmed dramatised depictions and rare contemporary images, this program vividly recreates Galileo's life and work. It also includes expert comment and interpretation by the eminient historians Les Prince and Joel Roderick
Member of
Cataloging source
MUJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, Michael Leighton ; editor, Bob Rootes
Dewey number
520/.92
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
M46 2001
PerformerNote
Narrator, Kate Harper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wood, Ruth
  • Harper, Kate
  • Cromwell Productions
  • English Heritage
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
50
Series statement
Genius
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Astronomers
  • Physicists
  • Science, Renaissance
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Galileo, Cromwell Productions, Ltd. ; produced in association with English Heritage ; produced & directed by Ruth Wood, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Copyright of 1996 on video
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 50 min.)
Isbn
9780769781396
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031711396
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Publisher number
D7113
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70137558
  • (OCoLC)70137558
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Galileo, Cromwell Productions, Ltd. ; produced in association with English Heritage ; produced & directed by Ruth Wood, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Copyright of 1996 on video
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 50 min.)
Isbn
9780769781396
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031711396
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Publisher number
D7113
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70137558
  • (OCoLC)70137558
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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