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The Resource Darwin's darkest hour, National Geographic Television ; NHK ; NOVA ; produced by Michael Mahoney ; teleplay by John Goldsmith ; directed by John Bradshaw, (videorecording)

Darwin's darkest hour, National Geographic Television ; NHK ; NOVA ; produced by Michael Mahoney ; teleplay by John Goldsmith ; directed by John Bradshaw, (videorecording)

Label
Darwin's darkest hour
Title
Darwin's darkest hour
Statement of responsibility
National Geographic Television ; NHK ; NOVA ; produced by Michael Mahoney ; teleplay by John Goldsmith ; directed by John Bradshaw
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Charles Darwin's life's work is in danger of being scooped by Alfred Wallace, one of his children is stricken by scarlet fever and one with diphtheria. His wife, Emma, is his rock, helping him through the turmoil. This story brings to life the compelling human story behind the publication of one of history's most influential theories
Member of
Cataloging source
MTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Christopher Ball ; editor, Dean Soltys ; music, Charles Bernstein
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.D37 2009
PerformerNote
Henry Ian Cusick, Frances O'Connor, Nigel Bennett, Richard Donat, Vanessa Walton-Bone, Jeremy Akerman
Runtime
102
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Darwin's darkest hour, National Geographic Television ; NHK ; NOVA ; produced by Michael Mahoney ; teleplay by John Goldsmith ; directed by John Bradshaw, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of NOVA in 2009
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes ; "Assignment: Galapagos" bonus program
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn456089162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781426295553
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994753797
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
PD75379
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)456089162
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby Surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Darwin's darkest hour, National Geographic Television ; NHK ; NOVA ; produced by Michael Mahoney ; teleplay by John Goldsmith ; directed by John Bradshaw, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of NOVA in 2009
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes ; "Assignment: Galapagos" bonus program
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn456089162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781426295553
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994753797
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
PD75379
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)456089162
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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