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The Resource Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 1, Columbus's world, produced for PBS by WGBH/Boston and BBC/TV ; NHK (Japan), RAI (Italy), RTP (Portugal), NDR (Germany) and TVE and SEQC (Spain), (videorecording)

Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 1, Columbus's world, produced for PBS by WGBH/Boston and BBC/TV ; NHK (Japan), RAI (Italy), RTP (Portugal), NDR (Germany) and TVE and SEQC (Spain), (videorecording)

Label
Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 1, Columbus's world
Title
Columbus and the age of discovery
Title number
Episode 1
Title part
Columbus's world
Statement of responsibility
produced for PBS by WGBH/Boston and BBC/TV ; NHK (Japan), RAI (Italy), RTP (Portugal), NDR (Germany) and TVE and SEQC (Spain)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This program travels to China, the Spice islands, Cairo, Venice, Genoa, and Istanbul to explore the world of the 15th century and set the stage for Christopher Columbus's great seagoing adventure
Related
Cataloging source
INB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Stephen Segaller ; produced by Thomas Friedman
PerformerNote
Narrator: Will Lyman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
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  • Lyman, Will
  • Friedman, Thomas
  • Segaller, Stephen
  • Dor-Ner, Zvi
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • Radiotelevisione italiana
  • Radiotelevisão Portuguesa
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk
  • Televisión Española
Runtime
58
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  • Explorers
  • Columbus, Christopher
Technique
live action
Label
Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 1, Columbus's world, produced for PBS by WGBH/Boston and BBC/TV ; NHK (Japan), RAI (Italy), RTP (Portugal), NDR (Germany) and TVE and SEQC (Spain), (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The companion book to Columbus and the Age of Discovery by Zvi Dor-Ner is published by William Morrow & Co
  • Exquisitely photographed, painstakingly researched, this 7-nation co-production chronicles Columbus's extraordinary journey and legacy. The definitive series commemorating the quincentennial, this video history relives Columbus's daring and dangerous voyages and their momentous repercussions - for both the New World and the Old
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
24732451
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (58 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
Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 1, Columbus's world, produced for PBS by WGBH/Boston and BBC/TV ; NHK (Japan), RAI (Italy), RTP (Portugal), NDR (Germany) and TVE and SEQC (Spain), (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • The companion book to Columbus and the Age of Discovery by Zvi Dor-Ner is published by William Morrow & Co
  • Exquisitely photographed, painstakingly researched, this 7-nation co-production chronicles Columbus's extraordinary journey and legacy. The definitive series commemorating the quincentennial, this video history relives Columbus's daring and dangerous voyages and their momentous repercussions - for both the New World and the Old
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
24732451
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (58 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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