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Ascent of Man, The; GENERATION UPON GENERATION

02/26/1975


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Series
Ascent of Man, The
Program
GENERATION UPON GENERATION
Program Number

112

Series Description

Dr. Jacob Bronowski's history of man an civilization. Uses the crawling infant, the performing athlete, the development of the hunt and the discovery of fire to illustrate the most distinctive feature of man: imagination. Telescoping millions of years of evolution to show where homo sapiens cam from -- and how. Series release date: 1975

Program Description

Dr. Jacob Bronowski's history of man an civilization. Uses the crawling infant, the performing athlete, the development of the hunt and the discovery of fire to illustrate the most distinctive feature of man: imagination. Telescoping millions of years of evolution to show where homo sapiens cam from -- and how. C. 1975

Duration

00:60:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “Ascent of Man, The; GENERATION UPON GENERATION,” 02/26/1975, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_084C8409D24946B4B16239EB13FF88CE.
MLA: “Ascent of Man, The; GENERATION UPON GENERATION.” 02/26/1975. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_084C8409D24946B4B16239EB13FF88CE>.
APA: Ascent of Man, The; GENERATION UPON GENERATION. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_084C8409D24946B4B16239EB13FF88CE
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