Routes / producer, Richard Sattin ; director, Mike Slee ; writer, James Burke ; a presentation of Discovery Productions in association with James Burke and the Principal Film Company, UK

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Subjects: History
Inventions
Technology and civilization
Formats: Video Recording, VHS, Electronic Resource, Remote, Streaming Video
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Ambrose Video Pub., c1995
Series: Connections 2 [16]
LC Classification: T
Added Titles: Connections (Television program)
Alternate Title(s): Connections (Television program).
Alternate Titles: In: Digital Video Collection (OCoLC)52376650
Issued in other form: Routes (OCoLC)33633954
Additional Authors: O'Donnell, Jim
Morpeth, Mel
Burke, James, 1936-
Slee, Mike
Sattin, Richard
Principal Film Company
Ambrose Video Publishing
Ohio Library and Information Network
OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons
Discovery productions, Inc
Notes: Streaming video (30 min.)
Available to OhioLINK member libraries
Hosted by James Burke
Credits: Director of photography, Jim O'Donnell ; editor, Mel Morpeth
Summary: Part of a series that explores the origins and effects of those inventions that shape the modern world by traveling through history to bring to life the associative nature of change. This episode begins as a sick lawyer in eighteenth-century France changes farming and triggers the French Revolution and new medical research into sensory perception that ends up inventing the first radio after which cosmic rays are discovered with the aid of tree rings and the American weather forecaster who does it all turns his particle adding machine into the first computer
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Columbus, Ohio : OhioLINK, 2006. Digitized and made available by OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons from video dist. by Ambrose Video Publishing
Mode of access: World Wide Web
System requirements: Real Player media software
OCLC Number: 124074216