The Resource A special place, Fire from the sky, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)

A special place, Fire from the sky, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)

Label
A special place, Fire from the sky
Title
A special place
Title part
Fire from the sky
Statement of responsibility
a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Host James Burke explores the origins and effects of those inventions that shape our modern world
  • A special place: Connections between historical events are revealed and explored. Featured are a 400-year trip through 20 locations; Swedish electricity, Dutch wind tunnels, and a new type of photography; and WWI fighter-aces and their eccentric uncles
  • Fire from the sky: What does the majestic beauty of Iceland's geysers have to do with the destruction of the Allied fire-bombing of Hamburg in WWII? Stop by Stonehenge, chat with the mystical Cabalists, and interview Martin Luther and Mary Queen of Scots to find out
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
FZL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Connections (Television program)
Credits note
Producer, James Burke ; director, Charles Mapleston ; editor, Mike Crozier ; writer, James Burke
Language note
English subtitles
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.C663 v.4 2003
PerformerNote
Hosted by James Burke
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1936-
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  • Burke, James
  • Learning Channel (Firm)
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • Langham Productions
Runtime
104
Series statement
Connections 3
Series volume
disc 4
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  • Inventions
  • Technology and civilization
Technique
live action
Label
A special place, Fire from the sky, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56028914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56028914
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A special place, Fire from the sky, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56028914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56028914
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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