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Nash, Bruce M.

Overview
Works: 558 works in 1,023 publications in 2 languages and 29,338 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Juvenile works  Humor  Television programs  Historical television programs  Recipes 
Roles: Author, Producer, Creator, Author of screenplay, Conceptor, pmn, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: F128.8.E46, 333.794
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Publications about Bruce M Nash
Publications by Bruce M Nash
Most widely held works about Bruce M Nash
 
Most widely held works by Bruce M Nash
Empire State Building by Andy Thomas( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
An historical documentary about the Empire State Building, also known as the "Cathedral of Dreams" during its construction during the Depression
Modern marvels ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Explains how air, water, earth, and fire are transformed into clean, reliable sources of heat, electricity, and even automobile fuel. Looks at a solar roof implementation by FedEx at a regional sort facility in Oakland, Calif., a wind power project in central New York using fewer, larger turbines, and the widespread use of geothermal energy in Iceland. Visits Lovecraft Biofuels in Los Angeles, an auto repair shop that converts diesel car and truck engines to run on one hundred percent vegetable oil. Examines the potential use of hydropower from ocean tides, such as tidal barrages, as well as a tidal stream (or flow) power project off the shore of England that uses propeller-like turbines to capture the kinetic power of underwater currents
The baseball hall of shame by Bruce M Nash( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 552 libraries worldwide
Baseball's craziest plays, silliest errors, and outrageous defeats are all covered plus more zany statistics
The Manhattan Project by Cynthia C Kelly( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
The scientists and engineers who helped build the world's first nuclear weapon reflect on their accomplishments and legacy
The Eiffel Tower by Arts and Entertainment Network( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
This historical tour of the world's most fabled and famous tower begins with the engineer behind it, Gustave Eiffel. When it was first built, just over a century ago, it provoked outrage and ire. The challenges and breakthroughs of its construction are examined
Modern marvels ( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
The true history of the engineering marvel: the Great Wall of China
Railroads that tamed the West ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
In 1869, one of the greatest building achievements in history--the Transcontinental Railroad--was completed. But for the stalwart settlers willing to risk it all, the American West was far from conquered as travel on the thin steel ribbon of the railroad was a dangerous affair. In this program, rare photographs, re-creations and expert interviews present the story of the western railroads including political struggles, labor concerns, and critical inventions
Gothic cathedrals ( visu )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
The Gothic cathedral stands as a rich and complex design. The engineering behind these great testaments to faith has not changed dramatically in 900 years
Golden Gate Bridge by Arts and Entertainment Network( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The story of the Golden Gate Bridge, one of the foremost man-made tourist attractions in the United States, which critics said could never be built
Panama Canal ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
The French began construction on the Panama Canal in 1880, but abandoned the project after nine years and a loss of 20,000 lives. The United States took over the project and completed it on January 7, 1914. This historical account of its construction examines the ingenuity and enterprise that went into making it one of the 20th-century's engineering wonders
American steel : built to last ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Documentary explores the creation and growth of the American steel industry, including the history of the processes of creating steel. Highlights significant contributions made by Henry Bessemer, the inventor who discovered an efficient way to mass produce steel, and by Andrew Carnegie, the highly successful businessman who built America's first giant steel industry
Mount Rushmore ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
"One of the most unusual monuments ever created in America is the subject of this episode. Mount Rushmore was the vision of the artist Gutzon Borglum. It took over a decade and 400 people to complete the sculptures of the faces of presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln in a rocky promontory in South Dakota. Archival film footage and photographs, as well as personal accounts, illustrate the story of these portraits in stone."--Rose of Sharon Winter, Rovi
The you can do it! kids diet by Dee Matthews( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
The World Trade Center ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
For a time, its towers were the tallest buildings on Earth and The World Trade Center -- an engineering marvel -- came to symbolize American prosperity and strength. Recalling a more innocent era, this DVD was filmed just months before the towers' tragic demise. It charts the history of the towers' construction, revealing the controversies, decisions and innovations that surrounded the project. Through interviews with those who proudly and ambitiously dreamt, designed, and built the complex, it examines the monument as both architectural achievement and cultural icon. What emerges is not only a tribute to a building but a story of the birth and growth of an American symbol
The Statue of Liberty : enlightening the world ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Discover the glory of this gift from France in a breathtaking look at the creation and restoration of "Liberty enlightening the world."
More engineering disasters ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Man built monuments on the earth, and then the sea and sky - but at times he has failed. The human factor is never completely eliminated, and through our mistakes, we rise to the heights of modern innovation. Examines some of the largest engineering disasters including early rocket catastrophes, the tragic flaw of the famous Liberty Ships of WWII, the Stockholm and Andrea Doria collision, the Los Angeles Aqueduct tradegy, the history of the Hartford Civic Center, and the details of the Niagara power fiasco
The football hall of shame by Bruce M Nash( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Lists and describes football follies on and off the playing field including the tackiest tackles, the funniest fumbles, and the rowdiest fans
The creation of the computer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the computer from Charles Babbage's Victorian counting machine to the desktop models of the 1990s
The greatest sports stories never told by Bruce M Nash( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
34 sports stories that may be beyond belief but have been forgotten
The World Trade Center ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Discusses the construction, 27 year presence, and bombing destruction of the World Trade Center in New York City
 
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Bruce Nash
Bruce Nash American television producer
Bruce Nash US-amerikanischer Produzent
Nash, Bruce
Nash, Bruce M.
Nash, Bruce Mitchell.
Брюс Нэш
بروس ناش منتج تلفزيوني أمريكي
ナッシュ, ブルース
Languages
English (95)
Japanese (2)
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