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The Resource Captain James Cook, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Michael Latham ; director, John Irvin ; written by Hammond Coles, (videorecording)

Captain James Cook, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Michael Latham ; director, John Irvin ; written by Hammond Coles, (videorecording)

Label
Captain James Cook
Title
Captain James Cook
Statement of responsibility
produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Michael Latham ; director, John Irvin ; written by Hammond Coles
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cook's scientific curiosity launched him on his voyage to the South Pacific where a transit of the planet Venus across the sun could be observed; and to seek out a large island, thought to lie south of Australia. Cook's voyage contributed to the growing explosion of scientific knowledge in the West, and was a legitmate predecessor to our science-based explorations of the planets
Cataloging source
FEA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Host-narrator, Anthony Quinn
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  • Coles, Hammond
  • Time-Life Television
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
52
Series statement
Ten who dared
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  • Cook, James
  • Oceania
Technique
not applicable
Label
Captain James Cook, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Michael Latham ; director, John Irvin ; written by Hammond Coles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
11634666
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (52 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Captain James Cook, produced by BBC Television in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Michael Latham ; director, John Irvin ; written by Hammond Coles, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
11634666
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (52 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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