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Wright brothers' flying machine

Author: David R AxelrodMichael BarnesKate HudecNeil RossGreen Umbrella Ltd.All authors
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Educational Foundation ; [South Burlington, Vt.] : WGBH Boston Video, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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2003 marks the 100th anniversary of the first powered flight as Nova explores the secrets of the Wright brothers' innovative genius.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Documentary films
Documentary television programs
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Orville Wright; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Wilbur Wright
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David R Axelrod; Michael Barnes; Kate Hudec; Neil Ross; Green Umbrella Ltd.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Boston Science Communications, Inc.; Sveriges television.; WGBH Educational Foundation.; WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1593751095 9781593751098
OCLC Number: 54049981
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on television as an episode of NOVA.
Special features: printable materials for educators, DVD-ROM access to the Wright brothers' machine web site.
Credits: Director of photography, Bob Elfstrom ; edited by Eve Gage ; Music, Mark Adler.
Performer(s): Narrated by Neil Ross.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Enhanced DVD, letterboxed; Dolby Digital.; DVD-ROM minimum system requirements: Computer capable of playing DVD movies; Windows 95 or higher (or a Mac with 0S 9.0 or higher). Will not work in a CD-ROM drive.
Contents: Unlikely inventors --
The Wright balance --
First in flight --
The Model B Flyer --
Pilots and daredevils --
The Model B flies again.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: a Nova production by Green Umbrella, LLC for WGBH/Boston in association with Boston Science Communications, Inc. and Svergies Television ; produced and directed by David Axelrod ; written by David Axelrod and Michael Barnes & Kate Hudec.

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