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The Resource The best of Modern marvels, created by Bruce Nash ; producer, Bruce Nash ; executive producer, Don Cambou ; executive producer for the History Channel, Beth Dietrich-Segarra ; History Channel ; Actuality Productions, Inc

The best of Modern marvels, created by Bruce Nash ; producer, Bruce Nash ; executive producer, Don Cambou ; executive producer for the History Channel, Beth Dietrich-Segarra ; History Channel ; Actuality Productions, Inc

Label
The best of Modern marvels
Title
The best of Modern marvels
Statement of responsibility
created by Bruce Nash ; producer, Bruce Nash ; executive producer, Don Cambou ; executive producer for the History Channel, Beth Dietrich-Segarra ; History Channel ; Actuality Productions, Inc
Title variation
Modern marvels
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Creator
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive 14-disc collector's set features the most popular episodes of the groundbreaking Modern marvels series and covers a broad range of technological breakthroughs and advancements. From environmental catastrophes like the Salton Sea to military blunders like Patriot missle errors, from subway tunnel cave-ins to oil tanker spills, these shows outline in intricate detail the devastating effect of technology gone awry. There is also a complete special on the destruction wrought by Hurricane Katrina
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Modern marvels (Television program)
  • Modern marvels (Television program)
Credits note
Music by Alan Ett, Guy Thomas, Alan Ett Music Group
Dewey number
609
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrator, Max Raphael, Les Wooten, Harlan Saperstein
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  • Nash, Bruce M.
  • Cambou, Don
  • Dietrich-Segarra, Beth
  • Land, Stephen
  • Proud, Geoffrey
  • Kirk, Robert
  • Lihani, Rob
  • Amirault, Paul
  • Beemer, Rob
  • Christy, Michael
  • Cirigliano, Jim
  • Cole, Jeff
  • Dash, Sean
  • Decoeur, Larayne
  • Djokic, Kristina
  • Fish, Joanne
  • Genin, Beata
  • Goldie, W. Scott
  • Hense, Jim
  • Hickey, Matthew P.
  • Jennings, Tom
  • Jones, Richard
  • Kaufman, Corrie
  • Lacques, Anthony
  • Lau, Emily
  • Lawrence, Shelley Ann
  • Lindsay, Jim
  • Madison, David
  • Morowitz, Noah
  • Morris, Gloria L.
  • Murdoch, Holly A.
  • Oey, Nancy
  • Petrella, Bob
  • Pyle, Rod
  • Rowland, Mark
  • Schipper, Henry
  • Schneider, Lee
  • Willerth, Jeffrey
  • Ziel, Beata
  • Ziel, Robert E.
  • Raphael, Max
  • Wooten, Les
  • Saperstein, Harlan
  • Ett, Alan
  • Thomas, Guy
  • Alan Ett Music Group
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • Actuality Productions
  • Jupiter Entertainment, Inc
  • Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
  • Digital Ranch (Firm)
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • New Video Group
Runtime
0
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  • Technology
  • Disasters
  • Technological innovations
  • Engineering
Target audience
adult
Technique
animation and live action
Label
The best of Modern marvels, created by Bruce Nash ; producer, Bruce Nash ; executive producer, Don Cambou ; executive producer for the History Channel, Beth Dietrich-Segarra ; History Channel ; Actuality Productions, Inc
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/aae103970d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program Modern marvels
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • written and produced by Anthony Lacques, Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 7
  • written and produced by Lee Schneider
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 1.
  • Engineering disasters 4
  • written and produced by Mark Rowland
  • (c2003)
  • Engineering disasters 5
  • written and produced by Anthony Lacques, Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2003)
  • Engineering disasters 6
  • written and produced by Lee Schneider
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 11
  • written and produced by Corrie Kaufman, Emily Lau
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 2.
  • Engineering disasters 8
  • written and produced by Beata Genin, Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 9
  • written and produced by W. Scott Goldie
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 10
  • written and produced by Holly A. Murdoch and Nancy Oey
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 15
  • written and produced by Joanne Fish
  • (c2004 )--
  • v. 3.
  • Engineering disasters 12
  • produced by Jim Lindsay
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 13
  • written and produced by Richard Jones
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 14
  • written and produced by Noah Morowitz
  • (c2006) --
  • v. 4.
  • Engineering disasters 16
  • written and produced by Kristina Djokic, Joanne Fish, Corrie Kaufman
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 17
  • written and produced by Emily Lau and Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2005)
  • Engineering disasters 18
  • written and produced by Jeff Cole
  • (c2006) --
  • v. 5.
  • Engineering disasters 19
  • written and produced by Rob Beemer
  • (c2006)
  • Engineering disasters 20
  • written and produced by W. Scott Goldie
  • (c2006)
  • New Orleans : Hurricane Katrina
  • v. 6.
  • Racetrack tech
  • executive producers, Stephen Land, Geoffrey Proud ; producer/writer, David Madison ; produced by Jupiter Entertainment Inc.
  • (c2004)
  • Autobahn
  • written and produced by Henry Schipper
  • F-14
  • written and produced by Bob Petrella --
  • (c2003) --
  • written and produced by Sean Dash
  • (c2002)
  • D-day tech
  • written and produced by Richard Jones
  • (c2004)
  • Bullets
  • written and produced by Michael Christy
  • written and produced by Jeffrey Willerth
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 8.
  • Space shuttle Columbia
  • written and produced by Jim Cirigliano
  • (c2003)
  • ET tech
  • written and produced by Jim Cirigliano
  • (c2003)
  • Rubber
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 9.
  • High tech sex
  • written and produced by Henry Schipper ; Hearst Entertainment
  • James Bond gadgets
  • produced and directed by Tom Jennings ; executive producers, Robert Kirk, Rob Lihani ; produced by Digital Ranch
  • (c2002)
  • Bathroom tech
  • written and produced by Paul Amirault
  • written and produced by Beata Ziel
  • (c2006) --
  • v. 10.
  • Distilleries
  • written and produced by Jim Hense
  • (c2004)
  • Harvesting
  • written and produced by Jim Hense
  • (c2004)
  • Candy
  • v. 11.
  • Sears Tower
  • written and produced by Kristina Djokic, Emily Lau
  • (c2004)
  • Chrysler building
  • written and produced by Nancy Oey
  • Twin towers of the East
  • written and produced by Noah Morowitz --
  • v. 12.
  • New York bridges
  • written and produced by Shelley Ann Lawrence ; Hearst Entertainment
  • George Washington Bridge
  • written and produced by Robert E. Ziel
  • (c2004)
  • Bridges
  • written and produced by Henry Schipper ; Hearst Entertainment --
  • (c2000/2001) --
  • v. 13.
  • World's longest bridge
  • written and produced by Rod Pyle
  • (c2004)
  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge & Tunnel
  • written and produced by Robert Ziel ; Hearst Entertainment
  • Lighthouses
  • written and produced by Matthew P. Hickey
  • written and produced by Larayne Decoeur, Holly A. Murdoch ; Hearst Entertainment
  • v. 14.
  • Overseas highway
  • written and produced by Nancy Oey
  • (c2003)
  • Mackinac Bridge
  • written and produced by Robert E. Ziel
  • (c2003)
  • Quarries
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs (approximately 2125 min.)
Isbn
9781422903377
Isbn Type
(v. 1)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961103977
Other physical details
sound, color and black & white
Publisher number
  • AAAE103830--AAAE1003890
  • AAAE103970
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn184905262
  • (OCoLC)184905262
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of Modern marvels, created by Bruce Nash ; producer, Bruce Nash ; executive producer, Don Cambou ; executive producer for the History Channel, Beth Dietrich-Segarra ; History Channel ; Actuality Productions, Inc
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/aae103970d.gif
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program Modern marvels
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • written and produced by Anthony Lacques, Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 7
  • written and produced by Lee Schneider
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 1.
  • Engineering disasters 4
  • written and produced by Mark Rowland
  • (c2003)
  • Engineering disasters 5
  • written and produced by Anthony Lacques, Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2003)
  • Engineering disasters 6
  • written and produced by Lee Schneider
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 11
  • written and produced by Corrie Kaufman, Emily Lau
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 2.
  • Engineering disasters 8
  • written and produced by Beata Genin, Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 9
  • written and produced by W. Scott Goldie
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 10
  • written and produced by Holly A. Murdoch and Nancy Oey
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 15
  • written and produced by Joanne Fish
  • (c2004 )--
  • v. 3.
  • Engineering disasters 12
  • produced by Jim Lindsay
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 13
  • written and produced by Richard Jones
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 14
  • written and produced by Noah Morowitz
  • (c2006) --
  • v. 4.
  • Engineering disasters 16
  • written and produced by Kristina Djokic, Joanne Fish, Corrie Kaufman
  • (c2004)
  • Engineering disasters 17
  • written and produced by Emily Lau and Gloria L. Morris
  • (c2005)
  • Engineering disasters 18
  • written and produced by Jeff Cole
  • (c2006) --
  • v. 5.
  • Engineering disasters 19
  • written and produced by Rob Beemer
  • (c2006)
  • Engineering disasters 20
  • written and produced by W. Scott Goldie
  • (c2006)
  • New Orleans : Hurricane Katrina
  • v. 6.
  • Racetrack tech
  • executive producers, Stephen Land, Geoffrey Proud ; producer/writer, David Madison ; produced by Jupiter Entertainment Inc.
  • (c2004)
  • Autobahn
  • written and produced by Henry Schipper
  • F-14
  • written and produced by Bob Petrella --
  • (c2003) --
  • written and produced by Sean Dash
  • (c2002)
  • D-day tech
  • written and produced by Richard Jones
  • (c2004)
  • Bullets
  • written and produced by Michael Christy
  • written and produced by Jeffrey Willerth
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 8.
  • Space shuttle Columbia
  • written and produced by Jim Cirigliano
  • (c2003)
  • ET tech
  • written and produced by Jim Cirigliano
  • (c2003)
  • Rubber
  • (c2004) --
  • v. 9.
  • High tech sex
  • written and produced by Henry Schipper ; Hearst Entertainment
  • James Bond gadgets
  • produced and directed by Tom Jennings ; executive producers, Robert Kirk, Rob Lihani ; produced by Digital Ranch
  • (c2002)
  • Bathroom tech
  • written and produced by Paul Amirault
  • written and produced by Beata Ziel
  • (c2006) --
  • v. 10.
  • Distilleries
  • written and produced by Jim Hense
  • (c2004)
  • Harvesting
  • written and produced by Jim Hense
  • (c2004)
  • Candy
  • v. 11.
  • Sears Tower
  • written and produced by Kristina Djokic, Emily Lau
  • (c2004)
  • Chrysler building
  • written and produced by Nancy Oey
  • Twin towers of the East
  • written and produced by Noah Morowitz --
  • v. 12.
  • New York bridges
  • written and produced by Shelley Ann Lawrence ; Hearst Entertainment
  • George Washington Bridge
  • written and produced by Robert E. Ziel
  • (c2004)
  • Bridges
  • written and produced by Henry Schipper ; Hearst Entertainment --
  • (c2000/2001) --
  • v. 13.
  • World's longest bridge
  • written and produced by Rod Pyle
  • (c2004)
  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge & Tunnel
  • written and produced by Robert Ziel ; Hearst Entertainment
  • Lighthouses
  • written and produced by Matthew P. Hickey
  • written and produced by Larayne Decoeur, Holly A. Murdoch ; Hearst Entertainment
  • v. 14.
  • Overseas highway
  • written and produced by Nancy Oey
  • (c2003)
  • Mackinac Bridge
  • written and produced by Robert E. Ziel
  • (c2003)
  • Quarries
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs (approximately 2125 min.)
Isbn
9781422903377
Isbn Type
(v. 1)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961103977
Other physical details
sound, color and black & white
Publisher number
  • AAAE103830--AAAE1003890
  • AAAE103970
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn184905262
  • (OCoLC)184905262
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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