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The Resource Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 2, An idea takes shape, produced 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 2, An idea takes shape, produced 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 2, An idea takes shape
Title
Columbus and the age of discovery
Title number
Episode 2
Title part
An idea takes shape
Statement of responsibility
produced 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 focuses on the advances in shipbuilding and navigation that made Columbus's voyages possible, examines his motivations, and chronicles his long and arduous search for patronage to fund his westward voyage to the Orient
Related
Cataloging source
INB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Thomas Friedman ; directed by Stephen Segaller, Andrew Liebmann, John Williams
PerformerNote
Narrator: Will Lyman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Segaller, Stephen
  • Liebman, Andrew
  • Williams, John
  • Friedman, Thomas
  • Lyman, Will
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • Radiotelevisione italiana
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk
  • Televisión Española
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
  • Radiotelevisão Portuguesa
Runtime
58
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Shipbuilding
  • Navigation
Technique
live action
Label
Columbus and the age of discovery, Episode 2, An idea takes shape, produced 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
24732467
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 2, An idea takes shape, produced 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
24732467
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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