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The Resource Inventions that shook the world, director, David Weaver, (videorecording)

Inventions that shook the world, director, David Weaver, (videorecording)

Label
Inventions that shook the world
Title
Inventions that shook the world
Statement of responsibility
director, David Weaver
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the airplane to the DNA fingerprint, science, history, and pop culture come under the spotlight in a thrilling chronicle of the twentieth century's greatest inventions. Go on a decade-by-decade voyage of discovery through life-changing inventions, like the radio that made the world smaller, the machine gun that made it more dangerous, and the parking meter that made it more expensive. Meet the brilliant, often quirky minds that brough the inventions to life
Cataloging source
B@L
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weaver, David
Runtime
420
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • Technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Technological innovations
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Inventions that shook the world, director, David Weaver, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Closed captioning not indicated
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[1]. 1900s: Radio ; Air conditioner ; Disposable razor ; Vacuum cleaner ; Airplane -- [2]. 1910s: Parachute ; Sonar ; Gas mask ; Toaster ; Tommy gun -- 1920s: Sound film ; Lie detector ; Einstein's refrigerator ; Television ; Rocket -- [3]. 1930s: Walkie talkie ; Electric guitar ; Parking meter ; Xerography ; Helicopter ; 1940s: Jet engine ; Computer ; Microwave oven ; Kitty litter ; Crash test dummy -- [4]. 1950s: Transistor radio ; Breathalyzer ; Flight data recorder ; Hovercraft ; Sputnik ; 1960s: Weather satellite ; Industrial robot ; Video game console ; Taser ; Lunar lander -- [5]. 1970s: Cell phone ; Post-it note ; Bomb disposal robot ; Digital camera ; Hybrid car ; 1980s: DNA profiling ; Nicotine patch ; Internet ; Endoscopy capsule ; MIR Space Station -- [6]. 1990s: Hubble space telescope ; Wind up radio ; Neurotrophic electrode ; Camera phone ; MARS Pathfinder
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 420 min.)
Isbn
9781594648137
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 6 DVDs.
Other control number
  • 033937043260 (set)
  • 10003736
  • 10003803
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10734830
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10734830
System control number
  • ocn815848033
  • (OCoLC)815848033
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Inventions that shook the world, director, David Weaver, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Closed captioning not indicated
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[1]. 1900s: Radio ; Air conditioner ; Disposable razor ; Vacuum cleaner ; Airplane -- [2]. 1910s: Parachute ; Sonar ; Gas mask ; Toaster ; Tommy gun -- 1920s: Sound film ; Lie detector ; Einstein's refrigerator ; Television ; Rocket -- [3]. 1930s: Walkie talkie ; Electric guitar ; Parking meter ; Xerography ; Helicopter ; 1940s: Jet engine ; Computer ; Microwave oven ; Kitty litter ; Crash test dummy -- [4]. 1950s: Transistor radio ; Breathalyzer ; Flight data recorder ; Hovercraft ; Sputnik ; 1960s: Weather satellite ; Industrial robot ; Video game console ; Taser ; Lunar lander -- [5]. 1970s: Cell phone ; Post-it note ; Bomb disposal robot ; Digital camera ; Hybrid car ; 1980s: DNA profiling ; Nicotine patch ; Internet ; Endoscopy capsule ; MIR Space Station -- [6]. 1990s: Hubble space telescope ; Wind up radio ; Neurotrophic electrode ; Camera phone ; MARS Pathfinder
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 420 min.)
Isbn
9781594648137
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 6 DVDs.
Other control number
  • 033937043260 (set)
  • 10003736
  • 10003803
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10734830
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10734830
System control number
  • ocn815848033
  • (OCoLC)815848033
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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