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The Resource The story of math, Disc 1-3,, written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Karen McGann, Robin Dashwood, and David Berry ; series producer, Kim Duke ; a co-production of the BBC and The Open University

The story of math, Disc 1-3,, written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Karen McGann, Robin Dashwood, and David Berry ; series producer, Kim Duke ; a co-production of the BBC and The Open University

Label
The story of math, Disc 1-3,
Title
The story of math
Title number
Disc 1-3,
Statement of responsibility
written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Karen McGann, Robin Dashwood, and David Berry ; series producer, Kim Duke ; a co-production of the BBC and The Open University
Title variation
Story of maths
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this landmark series of films, University of Oxford Professor Marcus du Sautoy escorts viewers through the history of this most important of all intellectual disciplines. In a journey that takes him through the ages and around the world, he examines the development of key mathematical ideas and shows how, in a multitude of surprising ways, mathematical ideas underpin the science, technology, and culture that shape our world
Related
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Presented by Marcus du Sautoy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Du Sautoy, Marcus
  • McGann, Karen
  • Dashwood, Robin
  • Berry, David
  • Duke, Kim
  • Athena (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Open University
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mathematics
Technique
not applicable
Label
The story of math, Disc 1-3,, written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Karen McGann, Robin Dashwood, and David Berry ; series producer, Kim Duke ; a co-production of the BBC and The Open University
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced for television in 2008
  • Includes bonus documentary: The music of the primes
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (17 pages).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Episode 1: The language of the universe ; Episode 2: The genius of the East; Disc 2: Episode 3: The frontiers of space ; Episode 4: To infinity and beyond; Disc 3: The music of the primes (2005) / written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Robin Dashwood
Control code
1616756
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 232 min.)
Isbn
9781598289688
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961896899
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1616756
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The story of math, Disc 1-3,, written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Karen McGann, Robin Dashwood, and David Berry ; series producer, Kim Duke ; a co-production of the BBC and The Open University
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced for television in 2008
  • Includes bonus documentary: The music of the primes
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (17 pages).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Episode 1: The language of the universe ; Episode 2: The genius of the East; Disc 2: Episode 3: The frontiers of space ; Episode 4: To infinity and beyond; Disc 3: The music of the primes (2005) / written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Robin Dashwood
Control code
1616756
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 232 min.)
Isbn
9781598289688
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961896899
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1616756
Video recording format
DVD

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