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The Resource Dawn of humanity, a production of Nova and National Geographic Studios for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Graham Townsley

Dawn of humanity, a production of Nova and National Geographic Studios for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Graham Townsley

Label
Dawn of humanity
Title
Dawn of humanity
Statement of responsibility
a production of Nova and National Geographic Studios for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Graham Townsley
Contributor
Composer
Film distributor
Narrator
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Nova and National Geographic present exclusive access to an astounding discovery of ancient fossil human ancestors. Deep in a South African cave, a special team of experts has brought to light an unprecedented wealth of fossils belonging to a crucial gap in the record of our origins that spans the transition between the ape-like australopithecines (such as the famous Lucy) and the earliest members of the human family
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Music, Robert Neufeld
Intended audience
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children)
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Townsley, Graham
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Neufeld, Robert
  • National Geographic Studios
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • National Geographic Channel (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
114
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  • Fossil hominids
  • Fossil hominids
  • Australopithecines
  • Human beings
  • Human evolution
  • Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site (South Africa)
Technique
live action
Label
Dawn of humanity, a production of Nova and National Geographic Studios for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Graham Townsley
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • "Nova National Geographic special."
  • Widescreen
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 120 minutes; actual running time: 114 minutes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 2 hours)
Isbn
9781627893978
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887025263
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NOVA6302
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o910115896
  • (OCoLC)910115896
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dawn of humanity, a production of Nova and National Geographic Studios for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Graham Townsley
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • "Nova National Geographic special."
  • Widescreen
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 120 minutes; actual running time: 114 minutes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 2 hours)
Isbn
9781627893978
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887025263
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NOVA6302
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o910115896
  • (OCoLC)910115896
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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