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The Resource Alexander von Humboldt, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television, (videorecording)

Alexander von Humboldt, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television, (videorecording)

Label
Alexander von Humboldt
Title
Alexander von Humboldt
Statement of responsibility
produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Known as the "father of geography," the Prussian Humboldt's name has been bestowed on a Pacific current, a lunar crater, and thousands of geographic sites aroung the globe. Humboldt tried to find a waterway to link two of South America's most dangerous rivers: the Orinoco and the Amazon
Cataloging source
FEA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Michael Latham ; director, Fred Brumley ; writer, Robert Miller
PerformerNote
Narrator: Anthony Quinn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Robert
  • Time-Life Television
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
50
Series statement
Ten who dared
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South America
  • Humboldt, Alexander von
Technique
not applicable
Label
Alexander von Humboldt, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
11634590
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (50 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Alexander von Humboldt, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
11634590
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (50 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
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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