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Author: David MacaulayJudith Dwan HalletEugenie VinkJoseph McMasterThomas LevensonAll authors
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Boston Video, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The series (five parts) introduces the courageous creators and builders and reveals the deadly disasters and personal triumphs behind these breathtaking structures.
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Genre/Form: Educational television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Macaulay; Judith Dwan Hallet; Eugenie Vink; Joseph McMaster; Thomas Levenson; Mark Olshaker; Larry Klein; Paula S Apsell; WGBH Video (Firm); WGBH Educational Foundation.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 1593751982 9781593751982 1593752091 9781593752095 1593752121 9781593752125 1593752113 9781593752118 1593752105 9781593752101 1593752083 9781593752088
OCLC Number: 58465658
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: "Explore the greatest engineering feats of modern times"--Container.
Videodisc release of a 2000 television production.
Special features: DVD-ROM access to printable building activity instructions for "Building small with Kenny and Caroline from Zoom", and the BuildingBig website.
Credits: Dams edited by Sam Green ; written by Judith Dwan Hallet and Larry Klein ; produced and directed by Judith Dwan Hallet.
Tunnels edited by Mickey Green ; written, produced, and directed by Eugenie Vink.
Skyscrapers edited by Jonathan Sahula ; written, produced, and directedby Joseph McMaster.
Domes co-produced and edited by Stephanie Munroe ; written, produced, and directed by Tom Levenson.
Bridges edited by Sam Green ; written by Larry Klein and Mark Olshaker ; produced and directed by Larry Klein.
Performer(s): Narrator, David Macaulay.
Description: 5 videodiscs (approximately 60 min. each) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Contents: [disc 1.] Dams (64 mins.) / written, produced, directed by Judith Dwan Hallet & Larry Klein ; ed. by Sam Green --
[disc 2.] Tunnels (67 mins.) / written, produced, directed by Eugenie Vink ; ed. by Mickey Green --
[disc 3.] Skyscrapers (65 mins.) / written, produced, directed by Joseph McMaster ; ed. by Jonathan Sahula --
[disc 4.] Domes (65 mins.)/ written, produced, directed by Tom Levenson ; ed. by Stephanie Munroe --
[disc 5.] Bridges (66 mins.) / written, produced, directed by Larry Klein & Mark Olshaker ; ed. by Sam Green.
Other Titles: Building big (Television program)
Responsibility: with David Macaulay ; managing director Alan Ritsko ; executive-in-charge Paula S. Apsell ; executive producer Larry Klein.
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The series (five parts) introduces the courageous creators and builders and reveals the deadly disasters and personal triumphs behind these breathtaking structures.

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