The Resource Building Earth, A&E Networks (Firm)

Building Earth, A&E Networks (Firm)

Label
Building Earth
Title
Building Earth
Statement of responsibility
A&E Networks (Firm)
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This documentary highlights humanity{u2019}s desire to build monuments to the divine, for political power, and to display wealth. Viewers learn about Stonehenge; Great Pyramid; the Roman Aqueduct that pioneered concrete as a construction material; the medieval city of Venice featuring innovative engineering concepts; the Empire State Building and Hoover Dam that rekindled the American Dream during the Great Depression; Las Vegas, the desert city symbolizing money and excess; and the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the world{u2019}s tallest skyscraper to date
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Building Earth
Intended audience
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Infobase
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
Runtime
21
Series statement
Mankind Decoded
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World history
Label
Building Earth, A&E Networks (Firm)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by A&E Networks (Firm), 2013
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 09, 2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
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
  • Stonehenge (2:16);
  • Great Pyramid (2:46);
  • Roman Aqueduct (3:17);
  • Empire State Building (2:27);
  • Engineering Venice (1:59);
  • Hoover Dam (3:52);
  • Las Vegas (1:47);
  • Burj Khalifa (2:38);
Control code
fod1000130777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (21 min., 46 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 130777
  • [130776]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000130777
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Building Earth, A&E Networks (Firm)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by A&E Networks (Firm), 2013
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 09, 2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
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
  • Stonehenge (2:16);
  • Great Pyramid (2:46);
  • Roman Aqueduct (3:17);
  • Empire State Building (2:27);
  • Engineering Venice (1:59);
  • Hoover Dam (3:52);
  • Las Vegas (1:47);
  • Burj Khalifa (2:38);
Control code
fod1000130777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (21 min., 46 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 130777
  • [130776]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000130777
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other

Library Locations

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