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Title The best of Modern marvels [videorecording] / 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.

Publication Info. New York, NY : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, 2007.
Description 14 videodiscs (approximately 2125 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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Series Modern marvels
Modern marvels.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo.
Performer Narrator, Max Raphael, Les Wooten, Harlan Saperstein.
Credits Music by Alan Ett, Guy Thomas, Alan Ett Music Group.
Note Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program Modern marvels.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.
Contents 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 Anthony Lacques, Gloria L. Morris (c2004) -- Engineering disasters 7 / written and produced by Lee Schneider (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 Lee Schneider (c2004) -- Engineering disasters 11 / written and produced by Corrie Kaufman, Emily Lau (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 Holly A. Murdoch and Nancy Oey (c2004) -- Engineering disasters 15 / written and produced by Joanne Fish (c2004).
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 Noah Morowitz (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 / written and produced by Jeff Cole (c2006) -- 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 -- v. 7. Manhattan Project / written and produced by Sean Dash (c2002) -- D-day tech / written and produced by Richard Jones (c2004) -- Bullets / written and produced by Michael Christy (c2003) -- v. 8. Space shuttle Columbia / written and produced by Jim Cirigliano (c2003) -- ET tech / written and produced by Jim Cirigliano (c2003) -- Rubber / written and produced by Jeffrey Willerth (c2004) -- v. 8. 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 (c2004).
v. 10. Distilleries / written and produced by Jim Hense (c2004) -- Harvesting / written and produced by Jim Hense (c2004) -- Candy / written and produced by Beata Ziel (c2006) -- 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 -- 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 (c2000/2001) -- v. 14. Overseas highway / written and produced by Nancy Oey (c2003) -- Mackinac Bridge / written and produced by Robert E. Ziel (c2003) -- Quarries / written and produced by Larayne Decoeur, Holly A. Murdoch ; Hearst Entertainment.
Subject Technology -- History.
Disasters.
Technological innovations -- History.
Engineering -- History.
Disasters. (OCoLC)fst00894782
Engineering. (OCoLC)fst00910312
Technological innovations. (OCoLC)fst01145002
Technology. (OCoLC)fst01145078
Genre/Form Documentary television programs. (OCoLC)fst01710387
Historical television programs. (OCoLC)fst01726125
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Science television programs. (OCoLC)fst01726240
Science television programs.
Historical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Added Author Nash, Bruce M., creator, producer.
Cambou, Don, producer.
Dietrich-Segarra, Beth, producer.
Land, Stephen, producer.
Proud, Geoffrey, producer.
Kirk, Robert (Producer), producer.
Lihani, Rob, producer.
Amirault, Paul, author of screenplay, producer.
Beemer, Rob, author of screenplay, producer.
Christy, Michael, author of screenplay, producer.
Cirigliano, Jim, author of screenplay, producer.
Cole, Jeff (Television producer), author of screenplay, producer.
Dash, Sean, author of screenplay, producer.
Decoeur, Larayne, author of screenplay, producer.
Djokic, Kristina, author of screenplay, producer.
Fish, Joanne, author of screenplay, producer.
Genin, Beata, author of screenplay, producer.
Goldie, W. Scott, author of screenplay, producer.
Hense, Jim, author of screenplay, producer.
Hickey, Matthew P., author of screenplay, producer.
Jennings, Thomas, producer, director.
Jones, Richard, author of screenplay, producer.
Kaufman, Corrie, author of screenplay, producer.
Lacques, Anthony, author of screenplay, producer.
Lau, Emily, author of screenplay, producer.
Lawrence, Shelley Ann, author of screenplay, producer.
Lindsay, Jim (Producer), producer.
Madison, David, author of screenplay, producer.
Morowitz, Noah, author of screenplay, producer.
Morris, Gloria L., author of screenplay, producer.
Murdoch, Holly A., author of screenplay, producer.
Oey, Nancy, author of screenplay, producer.
Petrella, Bob, author of screenplay, producer.
Pyle, Rod, author of screenplay, producer.
Rowland, Mark, author of screenplay, producer.
Schipper, Henry, author of screenplay, producer.
Schneider, Lee, author of screenplay, producer.
Willerth, Jeffrey, author of screenplay, producer.
Ziel, Beata, author of screenplay, producer.
Ziel, Robert E., author of screenplay, producer.
Raphael, Max, narrator.
Wooten, Les, narrator.
Saperstein, Harlan, narrator.
Ett, Alan, composer.
Thomas, Guy, composer.
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.
Added Title Modern marvels
Modern marvels (Television program)
Modern marvels (Television program)
ISBN 1422903516 (set)
9781422903513 (set)
1422903370 (v. 1)
9781422903377 (v. 1)
1422903389 (v. 2)
9781422903384 (v. 2)
1422903397 (v. 3)
9781422903391 (v. 3)
1422903400 (v. 4)
9781422903407 (v. 4)
1422903419 (v. 5)
9781422903414 (v. 5)
1422903427 (v. 6)
9781422903421 (v. 6)
1422903435 (v. 7)
9781422903438 (v. 7)
1422903443 (v. 8)
9781422903445 (v. 8)
1422903451 (v. 9)
9781422903452 (v. 9)
142290346X (v. 10)
9781422903469 (v. 10)
1422903478 (v. 11)
9781422903476 (v. 11)
1422903486 (v. 12)
9781422903483 (v. 12)
1422903494 (v. 13)
9781422903490 (v. 13)
1422903508 (v. 14)
9781422903506 (v. 14)
Standard No. 733961103977
Music No. AAAE103830--AAAE1003890 A & E Television Networks
AAAE103970 A & E Television Networks

 
    
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