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The Resource The story of 1, Impossible Pictures for BBC ; historical consultant & co-writer, Alan Ereira ; executive producer for BBC, Adam Kemp ; executive producer, Jasper James ; produced & directed by Nick Murphy

The story of 1, Impossible Pictures for BBC ; historical consultant & co-writer, Alan Ereira ; executive producer for BBC, Adam Kemp ; executive producer, Jasper James ; produced & directed by Nick Murphy

Label
The story of 1
Title
The story of 1
Statement of responsibility
Impossible Pictures for BBC ; historical consultant & co-writer, Alan Ereira ; executive producer for BBC, Adam Kemp ; executive producer, Jasper James ; produced & directed by Nick Murphy
Title variation
Story of one
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A humor-inflected history of the of the number one, covering military applications in ancient Rome, the measurement of distances in India, and the decimal system created by Leibnitz
Cataloging source
N$V
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Chris Hartley ; film editor, Peter Norrey ; digital effects, Jellyfish Productions ; composer, Ty Unwin ; academic consultants, Marcus du Sautoy [and others]
Dewey number
513.2
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
QA141.2
LC item number
.S7625 2006x
PerformerNote
Presented by Terry Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ereira, Alan
  • Kemp, Adam
  • James, Jasper
  • Murphy, Nick
  • Jones, Terry
  • Hartley, Chris
  • Norrey, Peter
  • Unwin, Ty
  • Du Sautoy, Marcus
  • Impossible Pictures
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Jellyfish Productions
  • FremantleMedia
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • One (The number)
  • Numeration
  • Numerals
  • Educational films
  • Educational films
  • Numerals
  • Numeration
  • One (The number)
Technique
live action
Label
The story of 1, Impossible Pictures for BBC ; historical consultant & co-writer, Alan Ereira ; executive producer for BBC, Adam Kemp ; executive producer, Jasper James ; produced & directed by Nick Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary program
  • "PBS."
  • "FremantleMedia"--Container
  • Program content: c2005
  • "Not rated"--Container
  • "SONE601"--Disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of 1 -- 1 gets civilized -- 1 becomes the ruler -- 1 becomes a Greek god -- 1 joins the army -- 1 the enlightened -- 1 goes west -- 1 takes on Europe -- 1 & 0 go it alone
Control code
ocm67293687
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9780793692095
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887007092
  • 841887007108
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SONE601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67293687
  • (OCoLC)67293687
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The story of 1, Impossible Pictures for BBC ; historical consultant & co-writer, Alan Ereira ; executive producer for BBC, Adam Kemp ; executive producer, Jasper James ; produced & directed by Nick Murphy
Publication
Note
  • Documentary program
  • "PBS."
  • "FremantleMedia"--Container
  • Program content: c2005
  • "Not rated"--Container
  • "SONE601"--Disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of 1 -- 1 gets civilized -- 1 becomes the ruler -- 1 becomes a Greek god -- 1 joins the army -- 1 the enlightened -- 1 goes west -- 1 takes on Europe -- 1 & 0 go it alone
Control code
ocm67293687
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9780793692095
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887007092
  • 841887007108
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SONE601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67293687
  • (OCoLC)67293687
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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