The Resource Arms Race, A&E Networks (Firm)

Arms Race, A&E Networks (Firm)

Label
Arms Race
Title
Arms Race
Statement of responsibility
A&E Networks (Firm)
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Humans began farming about 10,000 years ago. When crops failed, settlements faced a new threat{u2014}war. This documentary highlights innovations in humanity{u2019}s arms race, including converting agricultural tools into weapons; Egypt{u2019}s use of chariots and archers to increase speed and range; the Qin Dynasty crossbow; China{u2019}s guns and gunpowder innovations; and the Turkish use of artillery to destroy Constantinople. World War I inspired Alexander Fleming to discover penicillin, and the atomic bomb dropped on Japan during World War II was so destructive that it has not been used since{u2014}preventing nuclear warfare
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Arms Race
Intended audience
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Infobase
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
Runtime
21
Series statement
Mankind Decoded
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  • History, Military
  • Military history
Label
Arms Race, A&E Networks (Firm)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by A&E Networks (Firm), 2013
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 09, 2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • First Arms Race (2:58);
  • Battle of Megiddo (2:08);
  • Qin Crossbow (2:38);
  • Gunpowder (3:15);
  • Artillery (3:33);
  • Discovering Penicillin (3:00);
  • Atomic Bomb (3:29);
Control code
fod1000130787
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (21 min., 45 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 130787
  • [130776]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000130787
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Arms Race, A&E Networks (Firm)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by A&E Networks (Firm), 2013
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 09, 2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • First Arms Race (2:58);
  • Battle of Megiddo (2:08);
  • Qin Crossbow (2:38);
  • Gunpowder (3:15);
  • Artillery (3:33);
  • Discovering Penicillin (3:00);
  • Atomic Bomb (3:29);
Control code
fod1000130787
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (21 min., 45 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 130787
  • [130776]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000130787
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other

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