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The Resource Tunnels, a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc. ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; written, produced and directed by Eugenie Vink

Tunnels, a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc. ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; written, produced and directed by Eugenie Vink

Label
Tunnels
Title
Tunnels
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc. ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; written, produced and directed by Eugenie Vink
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"How do tunnels stay dry under water? Who dug the first tunnels? Go underground with award-winning author-illustrator, and captivating storyteller, David Macaulay ... and get an amazing look at tunnels through spectacular film footage, little-known facts and dramatic recreations. From ancient Rome to the remarkable Channel Tunnel that connects France and England, Tunnels introduces courageous engineers, relives deadly disasters, and reveals little-known personal triumphs and tragedies."--Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Building big (Television program)
Credits note
Edited by Mickey Green ; original music, Richard Einhorn ; cinematography, Bob Elfstrom, Mike Fox, Brian McDairmant, Terry Hopkins, Chris Cox, Erich Roland, Buddy Squires
Dewey number
624.19
Language note
Optional closed-captions
LC call number
TA805
LC item number
.T86 2000
PerformerNote
Hosted by David Macaulay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vink, Eugenie
  • Macaulay, David
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Production Group, Inc
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
67
Series statement
Building big
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tunnels
  • Tunnels
  • Tunnels
  • Tunneling
  • Underwater tunnels
  • Tunnels
  • Subway tunnels
  • Tunnels
  • Subways
  • Channel Tunnel (Coquelles, France, and Folkestone, England)
  • Hoosac Tunnel (Mass.)
  • Railroad tunnels
  • Holland Tunnel (Jersey City, N.J., and New York, N.Y.)
  • Educational television programs
Target audience
adult
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Tunnels, a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc. ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; written, produced and directed by Eugenie Vink
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc may not play on all machines or players
  • Originally produced in 2000 for broadcast on U.S. public television
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
The big dig -- Roman tunnels -- Canal tunnels -- The Hoosac tunnel -- Soft-ground tunnels -- Car tunnels -- The chunnel -- Building small : tunnels
Control code
57336501
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (67 min.)
Isbn
9781593752125
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421322592
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG32259
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57336501
System details
DVD-ROM ; NTSC ; widescreen presentation ; access to printable materials requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader software
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tunnels, a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc. ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; written, produced and directed by Eugenie Vink
Publication
Note
  • This disc may not play on all machines or players
  • Originally produced in 2000 for broadcast on U.S. public television
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
The big dig -- Roman tunnels -- Canal tunnels -- The Hoosac tunnel -- Soft-ground tunnels -- Car tunnels -- The chunnel -- Building small : tunnels
Control code
57336501
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (67 min.)
Isbn
9781593752125
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421322592
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG32259
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57336501
System details
DVD-ROM ; NTSC ; widescreen presentation ; access to printable materials requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader software
Video recording format
DVD

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