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The Big Picture : Guided Missiles

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; National Archives and Records Service.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Produced by the U.S. Army, this educational episode of the Big Picture television series shows viewers how Army engineers and technicians have worked to perfect the latest and greatest guided missiles. With historical footage taken from the National Archives and Records Administration, this fascinating program includes dramatic shots taken miles up in the stratosphere.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
History
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
National Archives and Records Service, 2008
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; National Archives and Records Service.
OCLC Number: 858474468
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (27 min.)) : sound, color
Contents: Guided Missile Defense (2:58) --
Development of Guided Missiles (2:15) --
The V-2 Guided Missile (1:06) --
Guided Missile Recruitment (2:35) --
Guided Missile Training (1:56) --
Specialized Crewmen (1:24) --
Preparing a Guided Missile for Flight (2:43) --
White Sands Proving Grounds (4:18) --
Firing of a Nike Guided Missile (6:35) --
Credits: The Big Picture: Guided Missiles (0:31).
Other Titles: Guided Missiles
Responsibility: National Archives and Records Service.

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Produced by the U.S. Army, this educational episode of the Big Picture television series shows viewers how Army engineers and technicians have worked to perfect the latest and greatest guided missiles. With historical footage taken from the National Archives and Records Administration, this fascinating program includes dramatic shots taken miles up in the stratosphere.

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