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American experience. / Dinosaur wars

Author: Mark J Davis; Anna Saraceno; Michael Murphy; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Publisher: [United States] : PBS, 2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From producer Mark Davis, is the story of two talented scientists, O.C. Marsh and Edward Cope, whose once professional rivalry soured into a bitter personal feud. Together, Marsh and Cope were responsible for identifying more than 142 different species and for introducing dinosaurs into the American imagination, but their legacy would be forever marred by two decades of ruthless infighting, espionage, and sabotage.
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Genre/Form: Historical television programs
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television programs
Biography
Named Person: Othniel Charles Marsh; E D Cope
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mark J Davis; Anna Saraceno; Michael Murphy; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 9781608833979 1608833976 6314013801 : DVD 9786314013806 : DVD
OCLC Number: 695558301
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Credits: Editors, Doug Quade and David Espar ; cinematographer, Brian Dowley ; original music, Tom Phillips.
Performer(s): Narrator, Michael Murphy.
Event notes: Originally broadcast as an episode of the television series "American experience" in 2011.
Target Audience: TV-G.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround sound.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program).
Dinosaur wars
Greatest rivalry in American paleontology
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Boston ; produced by Mark Davis and Anna Saraceno ; written and directed by Mark Davis.

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From producer Mark Davis, is the story of two talented scientists, O.C. Marsh and Edward Cope, whose once professional rivalry soured into a bitter personal feud. Together, Marsh and Cope were responsible for identifying more than 142 different species and for introducing dinosaurs into the American imagination, but their legacy would be forever marred by two decades of ruthless infighting, espionage, and sabotage.

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