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The Resource Panama Canal : gateway to the American century, a production of WGBH Boston ; directed by Stephen Ives ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; written by Michelle Ferrari, (videorecording)

Panama Canal : gateway to the American century, a production of WGBH Boston ; directed by Stephen Ives ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; written by Michelle Ferrari, (videorecording)

Label
Panama Canal : gateway to the American century
Title
Panama Canal
Title remainder
gateway to the American century
Statement of responsibility
a production of WGBH Boston ; directed by Stephen Ives ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; written by Michelle Ferrari
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On August 15th, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans and signaling America's emergence as a global superpower. This film, using an extraordinary archive of photographs and footage, interviews with canal workers, and firsthand accounts of life in the Canal Zone, unravels the remarkable story of one of the world's most significant technological achievements
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, George O'Donnell ; music, Peter Rundquist
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Narrator, Michael Murphy
Runtime
90
Technique
live action
Label
Panama Canal : gateway to the American century, a production of WGBH Boston ; directed by Stephen Ives ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; written by Michelle Ferrari, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Feb. 8, 2011
  • Originally broadcast on television as an episode of American experience
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
690030693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781608833948
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013970
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMX62302
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)690030693
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Panama Canal : gateway to the American century, a production of WGBH Boston ; directed by Stephen Ives ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; written by Michelle Ferrari, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Feb. 8, 2011
  • Originally broadcast on television as an episode of American experience
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
690030693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781608833948
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013970
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMX62302
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)690030693
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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