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The urban explosion

Author: Marilyn WeinerHal WeinerDennis BoniKelly McGillisFrank FerrucciAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : [PBS Home Video], ©1999.
Series: Journey to planet Earth, season one.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : 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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Genre/Form: Environmental films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: 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: 52460618
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 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Hi-fi, stereo.
Series Title: Journey to planet Earth, season one.
Other Titles: Journey to planet Earth (Television program)
Responsibility: producer, Marilyn Heiner ; director/writer, Hal Weiner ; a Screenscope production in association with South Carolina Educational Television.

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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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