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The Resource The best of Modern Marvels, the History Channel presents ; produced by Digital Ranch, Jupiter Entertainment, and Hearst/Actuality for The History Channel, (videorecording)

The best of Modern Marvels, the History Channel presents ; produced by Digital Ranch, Jupiter Entertainment, and Hearst/Actuality for The History Channel, (videorecording)

Label
The best of Modern Marvels
Title
The best of Modern Marvels
Statement of responsibility
the History Channel presents ; produced by Digital Ranch, Jupiter Entertainment, and Hearst/Actuality for The History Channel
Title variation
  • Modern marvels
  • The History Channel presents
Contributor
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 missile 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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Runtime
0
Series statement
Modern marvels
Technique
animation and live action
Label
The best of Modern Marvels, the History Channel presents ; produced by Digital Ranch, Jupiter Entertainment, and Hearst/Actuality for The History Channel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006 as 45 episodes of the television program: Modern marvels
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Engineering disasters 10
  • Engineering disasters 11
  • disc 3.
  • Engineering disasters 12
  • Engineering disasters 13
  • Engineering disasters 14
  • Engineering disasters 15
  • disc 4.
  • Engineering disasters 16
  • Engineering disasters 17
  • disc 1.
  • Engineering disasters 18
  • disc 5.
  • Engineering disasters 19
  • Engineering disasters 20
  • Engineering disasters : New Orleans
  • disc 6.
  • Racetrack tech
  • Autobahn
  • F-14
  • disc 7.
  • Engineering disasters 4
  • Manhattan Project
  • D-Day tech
  • Bullets
  • disc 8.
  • Space Shuttle Columbia
  • ET tech
  • Rubber
  • disc 9.
  • High-tech sex
  • James Bond gadgets
  • Engineering disasters 5
  • Bathroom tech
  • dis 10.
  • Distilleries
  • Harvesting
  • Candy
  • disc 11.
  • Sears Tower
  • Chrysler Building
  • Twin Towers of the East
  • disc 12.
  • Engineering disasters 6
  • New York bridges
  • George Washington Bridge
  • Bridges
  • disc 13.
  • World's longest bridge
  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge & Tunnel
  • Lighthouses
  • disc 14.
  • Overseas highway
  • Mackinac Bridge
  • Engineering disasters 7
  • Quarries
  • disc 2.
  • Engineering disasters 8
  • Engineering disasters 9
Control code
184905262
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
14 videodiscs (2115 min.)
Isbn
9781422903483
Isbn Type
(v.12)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
  • 733961103977
  • 733961103830
  • 733961103847
  • 733961103854
  • 733961103861
  • 733961103878
  • 733961103885
  • 733961103892
  • 733961103908
  • 733961103915
  • 733961103922
  • 733961103939
  • 733961103946
  • 733961103953
  • 733961103960
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-103830-1003890
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(OCoLC)184905262
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The best of Modern Marvels, the History Channel presents ; produced by Digital Ranch, Jupiter Entertainment, and Hearst/Actuality for The History Channel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006 as 45 episodes of the television program: Modern marvels
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Engineering disasters 10
  • Engineering disasters 11
  • disc 3.
  • Engineering disasters 12
  • Engineering disasters 13
  • Engineering disasters 14
  • Engineering disasters 15
  • disc 4.
  • Engineering disasters 16
  • Engineering disasters 17
  • disc 1.
  • Engineering disasters 18
  • disc 5.
  • Engineering disasters 19
  • Engineering disasters 20
  • Engineering disasters : New Orleans
  • disc 6.
  • Racetrack tech
  • Autobahn
  • F-14
  • disc 7.
  • Engineering disasters 4
  • Manhattan Project
  • D-Day tech
  • Bullets
  • disc 8.
  • Space Shuttle Columbia
  • ET tech
  • Rubber
  • disc 9.
  • High-tech sex
  • James Bond gadgets
  • Engineering disasters 5
  • Bathroom tech
  • dis 10.
  • Distilleries
  • Harvesting
  • Candy
  • disc 11.
  • Sears Tower
  • Chrysler Building
  • Twin Towers of the East
  • disc 12.
  • Engineering disasters 6
  • New York bridges
  • George Washington Bridge
  • Bridges
  • disc 13.
  • World's longest bridge
  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge & Tunnel
  • Lighthouses
  • disc 14.
  • Overseas highway
  • Mackinac Bridge
  • Engineering disasters 7
  • Quarries
  • disc 2.
  • Engineering disasters 8
  • Engineering disasters 9
Control code
184905262
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
14 videodiscs (2115 min.)
Isbn
9781422903483
Isbn Type
(v.12)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
  • 733961103977
  • 733961103830
  • 733961103847
  • 733961103854
  • 733961103861
  • 733961103878
  • 733961103885
  • 733961103892
  • 733961103908
  • 733961103915
  • 733961103922
  • 733961103939
  • 733961103946
  • 733961103953
  • 733961103960
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-103830-1003890
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(OCoLC)184905262
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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