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The Resource The story of medicine : pain, pus and poison, Athena, A BBC Open University partnership ; produced and directed by Alex Freeman, Ben Crichton and Giles Harrison, (DVD videorecording)

The story of medicine : pain, pus and poison, Athena, A BBC Open University partnership ; produced and directed by Alex Freeman, Ben Crichton and Giles Harrison, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The story of medicine : pain, pus and poison
Title
The story of medicine
Title remainder
pain, pus and poison
Statement of responsibility
Athena, A BBC Open University partnership ; produced and directed by Alex Freeman, Ben Crichton and Giles Harrison
Contributor
Film distributor
Host
Production company
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Dr. Michael Mosley shows how drugs have revolutionized medicine and changed the course of human history. Unfolding over a period of 200 years, it's an extraordinary tale of daring, self-experimentation, revelation, genius, and outright luck. In three episodes, Mosley recounts how humans have learned to fight back against disease and death
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Presented by Michael Mosley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mosley, Michael
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Open University
  • Athena (Firm)
  • RLJ Entertainment
Runtime
156
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Educational films
  • Nonfiction films
Technique
live action
Label
The story of medicine : pain, pus and poison, Athena, A BBC Open University partnership ; produced and directed by Alex Freeman, Ben Crichton and Giles Harrison, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: "Seven wonders of the microbe world"; viewer's guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 156 min.)
Isbn
9781621721734
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961217397
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-2173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874052759
  • (OCoLC)ocn874052759
  • 650547
System details
DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The story of medicine : pain, pus and poison, Athena, A BBC Open University partnership ; produced and directed by Alex Freeman, Ben Crichton and Giles Harrison, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: "Seven wonders of the microbe world"; viewer's guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 156 min.)
Isbn
9781621721734
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961217397
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-2173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874052759
  • (OCoLC)ocn874052759
  • 650547
System details
DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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