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Title Building the Alaska Highway [videorecording] / a Diner Media film for American Experience ; written by Randall MacLowry ; produced and directed by Tracy Heather Strain.

Publication Info. Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation ; [United States] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2005]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult AV - WOLY-11  DVD 625.7 BUI    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD ; Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital.
Performer Narrator, Joe Morton.
Credits Director of photography, Stephen McCarthy ; editor, Randall MacLowry ; music, John Kusiak.
Note DVD release of an episode originally broadcast on the PBS series American Experience in 2005.
Audience Not rated.
Summary In May 1942, thousands of American soldiers began one of the biggest and most difficult construction projects ever undertaken. This program tells how they battled to push a 1,520-mile road across one of the world's harshest landscapes.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject United States. Army -- Military construction operations -- Video recordings.
Roads -- Alaska -- Design and construction -- Video recordings.
Alaska Highway -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Video recordings.
Historical television programs.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Strain, Tracy Heather.
Morton, Joe, 1947-
MacLowry, Randall.
Diner Media.
PBS Home Video.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Added Title American experience (Television program)
Standard No. 841887005135
ISBN 0793690129
Music No. AMEX6703 PBS Home Video

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