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The urban explosion

Author: Marilyn WeinerHal WeinerDennis BoniKelly McGillisFrank FerrucciAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y. : PBS Home Video], ©1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four mega-cities are investigated to see how they are meeting a major challenge of the 21st century: how to shelter and sustain the world's exploding urban population without destroying the delicate balance of our environment. Visit Mexico City, Istanbul, Shanghai, and New York City.
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Weiner; Hal Weiner; Dennis Boni; Kelly McGillis; Frank Ferrucci; Screenscope, inc.; South Carolina Educational Television Network.; PBS Home Video.
OCLC Number: 41416667
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally broadcast as a segment of: Journey to planet earth.
Credits: Cinematographer, Denis Boni; editor, Ralph Quattrucci, Judith Herbert; narrator, Kelly McGillis; music, Frank Ferrucci.
Performer(s): Narrator, Kelly McGillis.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; hi-fi, stereo.
Other Titles: Journey to planet Earth (Television program)
Responsibility: producer, Marilyn Heiner ; director/writer, Hal Weiner ; a Screenscope production in association with South Carolina ETV.

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Four mega-cities are investigated to see how they are meeting a major challenge of the 21st century: how to shelter and sustain the world's exploding urban population without destroying the delicate balance of our environment. Visit Mexico City, Istanbul, Shanghai, and New York City.

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