Light of Experience, The

  • 1970 ----- color ----- 52 min ----- withdrawn -----
  • (Civilisation series, Part 8) The arts of seventeenth century Holland, of Rembrandt, Hals and Vermeer; the philosophy of Descartes, "I think, therefore I am"; Sir Issac Newton and his mathematical exposition of the laws which govern the universe; Sir Christopher Wren, scientist and architect; scientific discoveries and their implications for the age to come.
    [ Note: this title is now available on video--look for it under the title Civilisation, Programs 7-9 ]
  • Topics: (Architecture, Art: History, Philosophy)