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The David Macaulay series : tours of the world's most magnificent structures

Author: David MacauleyLarry KleinMark OlshakerDavid MacaulayUnicorn Projects, Inc.All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video ; Atlanta, GA : Turner Home Entertainment, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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These documentary programs are based on Macaulay's book series: Pyramid, Castle, Cathedral, and City. The films combine location sequences and animation to illustrate construction methods of each of the subjects, and they include discussions of life in each period.
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Macauley; Larry Klein; Mark Olshaker; David Macaulay; Unicorn Projects, Inc.; PBS Home Video.; Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0780611322 9780780611320 0780611330 9780780611337 0780611357 9780780611351 0780611349 9780780611344 0780611314 9780780611313
OCLC Number: 45259346
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from set container.
Videocassette release of documentaries originally produced for public television between 1983 and 1994.
Stereo sound.
In container, 20 x 14 x 11 cm.
Synopses of individual programs on containers.
Credits: Production credits vary.
Performer(s): Host, David Macauley.
Awards: Castle: Red Ribbon Winner (American Film and Video Fest.); Cine Golden Eagle Award. Cathedral: Cine Golden Eagle Award; Blue Ribbon (American Film and Video Fest.); Finalist (Int. Film and TV Fest. of NY); Certificate of Merit (Chicago Int. Film Fest.)
Description: 4 videocassettes (approximately 60 min. each) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: [pgm. 1]. Pyramid --
[pgm. 2]. Castle --
[pgm. 3]. Cathedral --
[pgm. 4]. Roman city.
Other Titles: Tours of the world's most magnificent structures
David Macaulay collection
Responsibility: Unicorn Projects, Inc. ; writers/producers, Mark Olshaker and Larry Klein.

Abstract:

These documentary programs are based on Macaulay's book series: Pyramid, Castle, Cathedral, and City. The films combine location sequences and animation to illustrate construction methods of each of the subjects, and they include discussions of life in each period.

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