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; Bronowski, Jacob, 1908-1974 ; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service ; Time-Life Films. Multi-media Division
New York : Time-Life Video, 1980.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
WRLC Shared Collections Facility (Restricted Use)
VHS 1283 Off-site
Media Center, Video Tape
Q162 A73 1973 NO.11 Available Request
Other Authors Bronowski, Jacob, 1908-1974.
Malone, Adrian.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Time-Life Films. Multi-media Division
Subjects Born, Max, 1882-1970.
Documentary films.
Gauss, Carl Friedrich, 1777-1855.
Heisenberg, Warner Karl, 1901-
Motion pictures.
Science -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Science -- Social aspects.
Science and civilization.
Szilard, Leo.
Series Ascent of man ; no. 11
Description 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Summary Considers the moral dilemma which confronts today's scientists by contrasting humanist traditions with the inhumanities of the Nazis, and the harnessing of nuclear energy with the development of the atomic bomb. Covers work of Carl Gauss, Max Born, Werner Heisenberg and Leo Szilard leading up to the atomic bomb.
Production Credits Director, Mick Jackson ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling ; writer/narrator, Jacob Bronowski.
System Requirements VHS.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)426112940
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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