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A tale of two rivers

Author: Seth KramerAndrew MorrealeDaniel B PolinStacy KeachGreat Projects Film Company.All authors
Publisher: [United States] : Great Projects Film Co. : Distributed by PBS Home Video, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tale of two rivers shows how America harnessed two of its mightiest rivers and put them to work for its citizens. The projects - the Mississippi River's system of levees and floodways and the Colorado River's Hoover Dam - constitute vastly different engineering efforts.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Seth Kramer; Andrew Morreale; Daniel B Polin; Stacy Keach; Great Projects Film Company.; South Carolina Educational Television Network.; National Academy of Engineering.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0780639049 9780780639041
OCLC Number: 50482035
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally brodcast on PBS in 2002 as one of the four episodes of the series Great projects : the building of America.
Credits: Editor, Andrew Morreale ; original music by T.O. Sterrett.
Performer(s): Narrated by Stacy Keach.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Great projects (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by Great Projects Film Company, Inc. in association with South Carolina ETV and the National Academy of Engineering ; written and produced by Seth Kramer, Andrew Morreale, Daniel B. Polin.

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A tale of two rivers shows how America harnessed two of its mightiest rivers and put them to work for its citizens. The projects - the Mississippi River's system of levees and floodways and the Colorado River's Hoover Dam - constitute vastly different engineering efforts.

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