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Main Title Percy Julian:Forgotten genius /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Smith, Llewellyn.
Vance, Courtney B.
Santiago-Hudson, Ruben,
Publisher WGBH Boston Video,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 82369657
ISBN 1593756828; 9781593756826; 159375681X; 9781593756819
Subjects African American chemists--Biography. ; African American scientists--Biography. ; Chemistry--History--20th century. ; Chemistry, Pharmaceutical. ; Cortisone--chemical synthesis. ; Physostigmine--chemical synthesis. ; Prejudice. ; United States. ; African American chemists--United States--Biography. ; African American scientists--United States--Biography. ; Chemistry, Pharmaceutical--United States--Biography. ; African Americans--United States--Biography. ; Cortisone--chemical synthesis--United States. ; Physostigmine--chemical synthesis--United States. ; Prejudice--United States.
Additional Subjects Julian, Percy Lavon,--1899-1975.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  QD22.J8F67 2007 BEPAC Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/12/2015
Collation 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Originally broadcast as a special episode of the television series Nova on February 6, 2007. Special DVD-ROM features: Teaching materials in PDF format and a link to the NOVA web site.
Contents Notes
Story of Percy Julian's scientific breakthroughs and a biography of his life with period reenactments based on newly opened family archives and interviews with dozens of colleagues and relatives.