Skyscrapers

Format: DVD 2004
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Movies j DVD 720 Sky
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Movies
 
Call Number  j DVD 720 Sky
 
 
Summary
From France's Gothic cathedrals to Malaysia's recording-breaking Petronas Towers, Skyscrapers introduces courageous creators, recounts little known history, and reveals supersized triumphs through film footage and dramatic recreations.
Travel to some of the world's most incredible skylines and discover the amazing stories of Skyscrapers-from France's Gothic cathedrals, to Chicago's record-setting Sears Tower, and get a futuristic look at the towers of tomorrow.
Contents
DVD-ROM features: Building big activity guide (PDF)
Building small : skyscrapers activity instructions (PDF)
A link to the Building big Web site, pbs.org/buildingbig.

Additional Information
Subjects Menara Berkembar Petronas (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.)
Skyscrapers -- Design and construction -- Popular works.
Skyscrapers -- History.
Skyscrapers.
Tour Eiffel (Paris, France)
Documentary television programs.
Educational television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [South Burlington, Vt.?] :WGBH Boston Video,2004
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Building big (Television program)
Building big with David Macaulay.
Building big.
Contributors McMaster, Joseph.
Klein, Larry (Producer)
Macaulay, David.
Pelli, Cesar.
Goldberger, Paul.
Production Group, Inc.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Host, David Macaulay ; featured experts, Paul Goldberger, Cesar Pelli.
Audience TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated.
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Documentary.
At head of title: Building big with David Macaulay.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Building big.
Program content: c2000.
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital.
Description 1 videodisc (65 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1593752113
9781593752118
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