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The Resource The man who tried to feed the world, An Apograph Productions Film for American Experience ; written and directed by Rob Rapley ; produced by Rob Rapley and Jamila Wignot

The man who tried to feed the world, An Apograph Productions Film for American Experience ; written and directed by Rob Rapley ; produced by Rob Rapley and Jamila Wignot

Label
The man who tried to feed the world
Title
The man who tried to feed the world
Statement of responsibility
An Apograph Productions Film for American Experience ; written and directed by Rob Rapley ; produced by Rob Rapley and Jamila Wignot
Contributor
Broadcaster
Composer
Director
Producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1966, drought and an exploding population confronted India with the imminent threat of a severe famine, a potential disaster that many scientists and intellectuals feared only presaged global catastrophes to come, as the world's population outstripped its ability to produce food. In search of a lasting solution, India turned to Norman Borlaug, an unassuming plant breeder from Iowa whose combination of scientific knowledge and raw determination had made him a legend
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Edited by Mark Dugas and R.A. Fedde ; original music by Tom Phillips
Dewey number
630.92
Language note
English audio; English SDH subtitles for the deaf and gard of hearing
LC call number
HD9010.B66
LC item number
H47 2020
PerformerNote
Narrated by Michael Murphy
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NIg8P1VFVM4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rapley, Rob
  • Wignot, Jamila
  • Phillips, Tom
  • Apograph Productions
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
55
Series statement
American experience
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  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Agriculturists
  • Food supply
  • Food security
  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Agriculturists
  • Food security
  • Food supply
Technique
live action
Label
The man who tried to feed the world, An Apograph Productions Film for American Experience ; written and directed by Rob Rapley ; produced by Rob Rapley and Jamila Wignot
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Broadcast as a single episode of the television program American Experience on the PBS network
  • Wide screen
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
Control code
on1156240823
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.)
Isbn
9781531711870
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887043625
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AE61903
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1156240823
System details
DVD, region 1 NTSC, widescreen; stereo; [color]
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The man who tried to feed the world, An Apograph Productions Film for American Experience ; written and directed by Rob Rapley ; produced by Rob Rapley and Jamila Wignot
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Broadcast as a single episode of the television program American Experience on the PBS network
  • Wide screen
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
Control code
on1156240823
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.)
Isbn
9781531711870
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887043625
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AE61903
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1156240823
System details
DVD, region 1 NTSC, widescreen; stereo; [color]
Video recording format
DVD

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