The Resource How Writing Changed the World, PBS

How Writing Changed the World, PBS

Label
How Writing Changed the World
Title
How Writing Changed the World
Statement of responsibility
PBS
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Where would we be without the world's alphabets? Writing has played a vital role in the expansion and domination of cultures throughout history. But researchers are only now uncovering the origin story to our own alphabet from thousands of years ago. From the shape of the letter A to the role of writing in trade and storytelling, discover how the written word shaped civilization itself
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Infobase
  • PBS (Firm)
Runtime
53
Series statement
A to Z
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  • Civilization, Ancient
  • World history
Label
How Writing Changed the World, PBS
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by PBS, 2020
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 07, 2020
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
Control code
fod1000215264
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (53 min., 5 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.
Publisher number
  • 215264
  • [215263]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000215264
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
How Writing Changed the World, PBS
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by PBS, 2020
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 07, 2020
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
Control code
fod1000215264
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (53 min., 5 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.
Publisher number
  • 215264
  • [215263]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000215264
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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