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The Resource The story of math, 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, (DVD)

The story of math, 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, (DVD)

Label
The story of math
Title
The story of math
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
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
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Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
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Story of maths (Television program)
Credits note
Written by Marcus du Sautoy ; directed and produced by Karen McGann, Robin Dashwood, and David Berry ; series producer, Kim Duke
Dewey number
510/.9
Intended audience
TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Presented by Marcus du Sautoy
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  • Du Sautoy, Marcus
  • McGann, Karen
  • Dashwood, Robin
  • Berry, David
  • Duke, Kim
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Open University
  • Athena (Firm)
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
232
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Mathematics
Technique
live action
Label
The story of math, 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, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television mini-series: The story of maths
  • Program content: c2008
  • Includes bonus documentary: The music of the primes
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (17 p.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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
  • Bonus material: The music of the primes (78 min.) -- Mathematician biographies
Control code
ocn551173256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approx. 232 min.)
Isbn
9781598283563
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961835690
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8356
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)551173256
System details
DVD; NTSC; 16x9 widescreen; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The story of math, 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, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television mini-series: The story of maths
  • Program content: c2008
  • Includes bonus documentary: The music of the primes
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (17 p.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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
  • Bonus material: The music of the primes (78 min.) -- Mathematician biographies
Control code
ocn551173256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approx. 232 min.)
Isbn
9781598283563
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961835690
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8356
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)551173256
System details
DVD; NTSC; 16x9 widescreen; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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