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Around the world in 72 days

Author: Christine LesiakDavid Ogden StiersMel BucklinDavid G McCulloughNebraskans for Public Television, Inc.All authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS Home Video, [1997?]
Series: American experience (Television program)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Nelly Bly, a remarkably ambitious woman who, in an era of Victorian reserve, became a household name by doing things a woman wasn't supposed to do. But none of Bly's adventures prepared for her most demanding stunt of all--an around the world trip in record time.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Nellie Bly; Nellie Bly
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Lesiak; David Ogden Stiers; Mel Bucklin; David G McCullough; Nebraskans for Public Television, Inc.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0780618971 9780780618978
OCLC Number: 43749384
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally broadcast as a segment of the television series The American experience in 1997.
"B3513"--Container.
"AMEX980"--Cassette label.
Credits: Narrator, David Ogden Stiers ; cinematography, Allen Moore, Don Lenzer ; editor, Alexandru Moscu ; original music composed and arranged by Tom Larson ; additional music composed by Stephen J. Foster, performed by Brett Kroeger.
Performer(s): Series host, David McCullough.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: American experience (Television program)
Other Titles: Around the world in seventy-two days
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: Nebraskans for Public Television, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston ; written, produced and directed by Christine Lesiak ; coproducer/director, Mel Bucklin.

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The story of Nelly Bly, a remarkably ambitious woman who, in an era of Victorian reserve, became a household name by doing things a woman wasn't supposed to do. But none of Bly's adventures prepared for her most demanding stunt of all--an around the world trip in record time.

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