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The Resource American genius, produced by Stephen David Entertainment for the National Geographic Channels, (DVD)

American genius, produced by Stephen David Entertainment for the National Geographic Channels, (DVD)

Label
American genius
Title
American genius
Statement of responsibility
produced by Stephen David Entertainment for the National Geographic Channels
Contributor
Actor
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The eight-part docudrama, reveals the competitive forces behind history's most remarkable races for innovation. From Steve Jobs vs. Bill Gates to the Wright Brothers vs. Glen Curtiss, explores the rivalries, delving into the fierce power struggles, deceit, fluke timing and raw ambition out of which innovation was born. Bold reenactments are woven together with expert interviews to shed new perspective on the backstories of innovation that have shaped our world
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
601/.12
Intended audience
Rating: TVPG
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
T173.8
LC item number
.A44 2015
PerformerNote
John S. Howell, Benjamin Loeh, Johnna Leary
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Howell, John S.
  • Loeh, Benjamin
  • Leary, Johnna
  • Stephen David Entertainment
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technological innovations
  • Inventions
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Television mini-series
  • Historical television programs
  • DVD videodisc
Technique
live action
Label
American genius, produced by Stephen David Entertainment for the National Geographic Channels, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from web page and container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Jobs vs. Gates
  • Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss
  • Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff
  • Hearst vs. Pulitzer
  • Space race
  • Colt vs. Wesson
  • Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg
  • Edison vs. Tesla
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Isbn
9781426349195
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994933199
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 88173027000
  • CS93319
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky278025943
  • (OCoLC)919095480
  • 909246
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American genius, produced by Stephen David Entertainment for the National Geographic Channels, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Title from web page and container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Jobs vs. Gates
  • Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss
  • Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff
  • Hearst vs. Pulitzer
  • Space race
  • Colt vs. Wesson
  • Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg
  • Edison vs. Tesla
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Isbn
9781426349195
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994933199
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 88173027000
  • CS93319
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky278025943
  • (OCoLC)919095480
  • 909246
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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