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The Sears Tower, Chicago

Author: Electric Sky (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2008], ©2007.
Series: Vertical city.; Films on Demand.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For 25 years it was the tallest building in the world, and it still holds that title in the United States. However, when the
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
Electric Sky (Firm), 2008
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Electric Sky (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 709675213
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 08, 2008.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 10 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (28 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Contents: Chicago's Skyline and the Sears Tower (2:57) --
Post-1871 Building Models (1:32) --
Building Developments: Steel and Plate Glass (2:11) --
Sears Tower: Unique Design Structure (2:02) --
Skyscraper: Economics Dictates Building Shape (2:25) --
Interior of Sears Tower (2:12) --
Exterior of Sears Tower Bombarded by Weather Elements (2:02) --
Economic Necessities of Skyscrapers (2:20) --
Successful Strategies to Market Building Space (3:30) --
Exterior Cleaning of Sears Tower (2:12) --
Skyscraper From a Bygone Era (1:54).
Series Title: Vertical city.; Films on Demand.
Responsibility: Electric Sky (Firm).

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For 25 years it was the tallest building in the world, and it still holds that title in the United States. However, when the

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