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Secrets of the samurai sword

Author: Doug HamiltonRob TinworthHamilton Land & Cattle, Inc.Attention! Films.Parthenon Entertainment (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [Boston] : WGBH Boston Video, [2008]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : CD for computer : NTSC color broadcast system   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nova travels deep into Japan's ancient foundries, following the craft of the traditional sword-smiths and attending Samurai fighting school to reveal the art and science behind making what many call the perfect sword.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television programs for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Documentary
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Doug Hamilton; Rob Tinworth; Hamilton Land & Cattle, Inc.; Attention! Films.; Parthenon Entertainment (Firm); Norddeutscher Rundfunk.; Arte (Firm); WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1593757530 9781593757533
OCLC Number: 180947455
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; described video for the visually impaired.
Notes: Special features: Printable materials for educators ; access to the Nova website.
Samurai sword : the making of a legend / co-produced by Attention! Films & Parthenon Entertainment Ltd. in association with NDR/Arté.
Credits: Camera, Rob Fortunato, Robin Probyn ; editor, Rob Tinsworth ; music, Tay Chee Wei.
Performer(s): Narrator, Rob Tinworth.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on the television program Nova in 2007.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Enhanced DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital; letterboxed.; DVD-ROM drive required for some special features.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: produced for Nova by Hamilton Land & Cattle, Inc. ; narration written by Doug Hamilton ; produced for Nova by Doug Hamilton.

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Nova travels deep into Japan's ancient foundries, following the craft of the traditional sword-smiths and attending Samurai fighting school to reveal the art and science behind making what many call the perfect sword.

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