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The Resource American experience, The man who tried to feed the world

American experience, The man who tried to feed the world

Label
American experience, The man who tried to feed the world
Title
American experience
Title part
The man who tried to feed the world
Title variation
Man who tried to feed the world
Contributor
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
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Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
LC call number
HD9010.B66
LC item number
H47 2020
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Agriculturists
  • Food supply
  • Food security
Technique
live action
Label
American experience, The man who tried to feed the world
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 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
  • (OCoLC)on1156240823
System details
DVD, wide screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American experience, The man who tried to feed the world
Publication
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 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
  • (OCoLC)on1156240823
System details
DVD, wide screen
Video recording format
DVD

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