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Engineering disasters. New Orleans

Author: Max RaphaelBruce M NashDon CambouHistory Channel (Television network)Arts and Entertainment Network.All authors
Publisher: [New York] : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2007]
Series: Modern marvels.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Hurricane Katrina assailed the city of New Orleans in August of 2005, it precipitated one of the greatest failures of civil engineering in U.S. history. In this penetrating investigation, experts consider how engineers can keep these tragedies from happening again, and debate whether New Orleans should be rebuilt at all."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Documentary
Television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Max Raphael; Bruce M Nash; Don Cambou; History Channel (Television network); Arts and Entertainment Network.; New Video Group.; Actuality Productions.
ISBN: 1422900460 9781422900468
OCLC Number: 185036809
Notes: Title from end credits.
Originally broadcast on television in 2006.
Performer(s): Narrated by Max Raphael.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Series Title: Modern marvels.
Other Titles: Modern marvels (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by Actuality Productions, Inc. ; History Television Network Productions ; written and produced by Jeff Cole ; producer, Bruce Nash ; created by Bruce Nash.

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"When Hurricane Katrina assailed the city of New Orleans in August of 2005, it precipitated one of the greatest failures of civil engineering in U.S. history. In this penetrating investigation, experts consider how engineers can keep these tragedies from happening again, and debate whether New Orleans should be rebuilt at all."--Container.

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