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The Resource 1954, Living longer, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Peter Ceresole, (videorecording)

1954, Living longer, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Peter Ceresole, (videorecording)

Label
1954, Living longer
Title
1954, Living longer
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Peter Ceresole
Title variation
  • Living longer, 1954
  • 1952, Living longer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"With the advent and widespread use of penicillin during the Second World War and a greater understanding of microbiology, astonishing advances in Western medicine and public health followed as age-old diseases were systematically tackled in the United States and around the world. Millions hoped that new medical technologies would offer them better health--and longer lives."--Container
Member of
0cE-T0oK-Ek
Cataloging source
NVA
Characteristic
videorecording
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People's century (Television program)
Credits note
Executive producer, Zvi Dor-Ner ; camera, Ian Kennedy, Rajesh Bedi, Nick Hughes ; editor, Stephen Sampson ; music, Fiachra Trench, Zbigniew Preisner
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: John Forsythe
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1918-2010
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  • Forsythe, John
  • Ceresole, Peter
  • Dor-Ner, Zvi
  • Kennedy, Ian
  • Bedi, Rajesh
  • Hughes, Nick
  • Sampson, Stephen
  • Trench, Fiachra
  • Preisner, Zbigniew
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS Video
Runtime
60
Series statement
  • History's best on PBS
  • PBS Video database of America's history & culture
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  • Longevity
  • Medical technology
  • Medical innovations
  • Medical care
Technique
live action
Label
1954, Living longer, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Peter Ceresole, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen
  • From the television program: People's century, 1900-1999
  • ACCOMPANIED BY PRINTED MATERIAL
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (57 p.) & PBS video index
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
45844777
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version
Extent
1 videocassette (60 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PECEX24
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
1954, Living longer, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Peter Ceresole, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen
  • From the television program: People's century, 1900-1999
  • ACCOMPANIED BY PRINTED MATERIAL
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (57 p.) & PBS video index
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
45844777
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version
Extent
1 videocassette (60 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PECEX24
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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