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The Resource The poisoner's handbook, an Apograph Productions film for American Experience ; American Experience Films presents ; story by Michelle Ferrari ; telescript by Rob Rapley ; produced and directed by Rob Rapley, (DVD)

The poisoner's handbook, an Apograph Productions film for American Experience ; American Experience Films presents ; story by Michelle Ferrari ; telescript by Rob Rapley ; produced and directed by Rob Rapley, (DVD)

Label
The poisoner's handbook
Title
The poisoner's handbook
Statement of responsibility
an Apograph Productions film for American Experience ; American Experience Films presents ; story by Michelle Ferrari ; telescript by Rob Rapley ; produced and directed by Rob Rapley
Title variation
Poisoner's handbook
Title variation remainder
killer chemistry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the dawn of forensic investigation, focusing on a number of cases of death by poisoning as well as accidental death by exposure to deadly chemicals. Examines the pioneering efforts of New York's first medical examiner Charles Norris and his assistant, toxicologist Alexander Gettler
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Don Kleszy ; cinematography by Tim Cragg ; music, Nathan Halpern
Date time place
Originally broadcast by PBS Jan. 7, 2014
Dewey number
614.12
Intended audience
TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
LC call number
RA1057
LC item number
.P65 2014
NLM call number
W 750
NLM item number
DVD no.1 2014
PerformerNote
Narrated by Oliver Platt ; featured expert, Deborah Blum
Runtime
120
Technique
live action
Label
The poisoner's handbook, an Apograph Productions film for American Experience ; American Experience Films presents ; story by Michelle Ferrari ; telescript by Rob Rapley ; produced and directed by Rob Rapley, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based in part on the book The poisoner's handbook by Deborah Blum."
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience
  • "American experience is a production of WGBH."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn865479253
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiosc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781608830381
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887020404
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
POIH601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o865479253
  • (OCoLC)865479253
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The poisoner's handbook, an Apograph Productions film for American Experience ; American Experience Films presents ; story by Michelle Ferrari ; telescript by Rob Rapley ; produced and directed by Rob Rapley, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Based in part on the book The poisoner's handbook by Deborah Blum."
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience
  • "American experience is a production of WGBH."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn865479253
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiosc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781608830381
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887020404
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
POIH601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o865479253
  • (OCoLC)865479253
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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