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The Resource A Man, a plan, a canal, Panama, a WGBH production in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation for Nova ; produced and directed by Carl Charlson ; written and presented by David McCullough

A Man, a plan, a canal, Panama, a WGBH production in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation for Nova ; produced and directed by Carl Charlson ; written and presented by David McCullough

Label
A Man, a plan, a canal, Panama
Title
A Man, a plan, a canal, Panama
Statement of responsibility
a WGBH production in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation for Nova ; produced and directed by Carl Charlson ; written and presented by David McCullough
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story of the massive feat of building of the Panama Canal, a fifty-mile shortcut to the Pacific lying just north of the Equator. The idea began with Ferdinand de Lesseps, who had supervised the building of the Suez Canal. The project was finally abandoned by the French, and in 1903, the United States was granted building rights
Member of
Cataloging source
ZNM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematographer, Martin Bell ; editor, Mavis Lyons Smull ; music, Mason Daring
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Charlson, Carl
  • McCullough, David G
  • Daring, Mason
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
60
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  • Lesseps, Ferdinand de
  • Canals
  • Panama Canal (Panama)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A Man, a plan, a canal, Panama, a WGBH production in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation for Nova ; produced and directed by Carl Charlson ; written and presented by David McCullough
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television program Nova
  • WGBH Educational Foundation: WG1415
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
Control code
42422828
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781578071784
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
783421285538
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG1415
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
A Man, a plan, a canal, Panama, a WGBH production in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation for Nova ; produced and directed by Carl Charlson ; written and presented by David McCullough
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television program Nova
  • WGBH Educational Foundation: WG1415
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
Control code
42422828
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781578071784
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
783421285538
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG1415
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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