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Great Chicago flood

Author: Sharon BarrettBill KurtisMolly BedellKurtis Productions.Arts and Entertainment Network.All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : A & E Home Video : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group, [1998?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the April 13, 1992, flood of the Chicago Loop, focusing on the engineering problems that were presented in stopping the flood and draining the water from basements and underground tunnels. Also includes a second adventure, called Dive into darkness about small creatures found in a cave beneath Grand Bahama Island being replicated in the lab by Dr. Jill Yenger.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Barrett; Bill Kurtis; Molly Bedell; Kurtis Productions.; Arts and Entertainment Network.; A & E Home Video (Firm); New Video Group.
ISBN: 0767013220 9780767013222
OCLC Number: 42474914
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1993 as a segment of: New explorers.
Credits: Great Chicago Flood: executive producer, Bill Kurtis ; editor, Michael S. O'Brien ; music, David Huizenga ; camera, Tom L. Small.
Dive into darkness: producer, Molly Bedell ; editor, Michael S. O'Brien ; camera, Patrick Leigh-Bell ; underwater camera, Kenny Broad, Jeffrey Haupt, Patrick Leigh-Bell.
Performer(s): Host, Bill Kurtis.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Dive into darkness.
New explorers (Television program)
Responsibility: producer, Sharon Barrett ; produced by Kurtis Productions, Ltd. and the Chicago Production Center for A & E Network.

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Discusses the April 13, 1992, flood of the Chicago Loop, focusing on the engineering problems that were presented in stopping the flood and draining the water from basements and underground tunnels. Also includes a second adventure, called Dive into darkness about small creatures found in a cave beneath Grand Bahama Island being replicated in the lab by Dr. Jill Yenger.

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