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The Resource How the Earth works, Part 1 of 4, Michael E Wysession

How the Earth works, Part 1 of 4, Michael E Wysession

Label
How the Earth works, Part 1 of 4
Title
How the Earth works
Title number
Part 1 of 4
Statement of responsibility
Michael E Wysession
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Course covers the making of our planet from the Big Bang, to the formation of the solar system, to the subsequent evolution of Earth. Travel to the center of our planet and out again, charting the geologic forces that churn beneath our feet to push the continents and seafloor
Member of
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wysession, Michael
PerformerNote
Taught by: Professor Michael E. Wysession, Washington University in St. Louis
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Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
The great courses
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  • Earth sciences
  • Historical geology
  • Geomorphology
  • Seismology
  • Natural disasters
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Earth (Planet)
Technique
live action
Label
How the Earth works, Part 1 of 4, Michael E Wysession
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Course No. 1750."
  • Lectures 1-48 of 48 30-minute lectures on 8 discs in 4 containers
  • Course guidebook includes lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
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
Pt. 1. Lecture 1. Geology's impact on history -- Lecture 2. Geologic history : dating the Earth -- Lecture 3. Earth's structure : jouroney to Earth's center -- Lecture 4. Earth's heat : conduction and convection -- Lecture 5.The basics of plate tectonics -- Lecture 6. Making matter : the big bang and big bangs -- Lecture 7. Creating Earth : recipe for a planet -- Lecture 8. The rock cycle : matter in motion -- Lecture 9. Minerals : the building blocks of rocks -- Lecture 10. Magma : the building mush of rocks -- Lecture 11. Crystallization : the rock cycle starts -- Lecture 12. Volcanoes : lava and ash
Control code
1136048
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598034066
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
PD1750-02
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136048
  • (OCoLC)226375708
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How the Earth works, Part 1 of 4, Michael E Wysession
Publication
Note
  • "Course No. 1750."
  • Lectures 1-48 of 48 30-minute lectures on 8 discs in 4 containers
  • Course guidebook includes lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
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
Pt. 1. Lecture 1. Geology's impact on history -- Lecture 2. Geologic history : dating the Earth -- Lecture 3. Earth's structure : jouroney to Earth's center -- Lecture 4. Earth's heat : conduction and convection -- Lecture 5.The basics of plate tectonics -- Lecture 6. Making matter : the big bang and big bangs -- Lecture 7. Creating Earth : recipe for a planet -- Lecture 8. The rock cycle : matter in motion -- Lecture 9. Minerals : the building blocks of rocks -- Lecture 10. Magma : the building mush of rocks -- Lecture 11. Crystallization : the rock cycle starts -- Lecture 12. Volcanoes : lava and ash
Control code
1136048
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598034066
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
PD1750-02
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136048
  • (OCoLC)226375708
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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