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Andrew Marr's megacities.

Author: Andrew Marr; Jobim Sampson; Sam Hobkinson; Ricochet (Firm); Acorn Media (Firm)
Publisher: [London] : Acorn Media UK : Reel (distributor), ©2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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There are currently 21 megacities in the world, home to populations of at least 10 million each. Andrew Marr explores five of them: Dhaka, Tokyo, Mexico City, London, and Shanghai. He examines questions such as: what draws people to these megacities? How much, or how little planning, construction and care does it take to sustain them? Are they, ultimately, sustainable?
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Marr; Jobim Sampson; Sam Hobkinson; Ricochet (Firm); Acorn Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 780416369
Language Note: In English.
Notes: "A Ricochet production."
Originally broadcast by the BBC.
Credits: Series producer, Jobim Sampson ; Director, Sam Hobkinson.
Target Audience: Censorship classification : G.
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 172 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD region 4 ; PAL.
Other Titles: Megacities

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There are currently 21 megacities in the world, home to populations of at least 10 million each. Andrew Marr explores five of them: Dhaka, Tokyo, Mexico City, London, and Shanghai. He examines questions such as: what draws people to these megacities? How much, or how little planning, construction and care does it take to sustain them? Are they, ultimately, sustainable?

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