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The Resource Mega disasters, History, (DVD)

Mega disasters, History, (DVD)

Label
Mega disasters
Title
Mega disasters
Statement of responsibility
History
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Asteroid apocalypse: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine how an impact on the American west coast could spell disaster for the nation. Atlantis apocalypse: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine how another eruption of the Santorini Volcano, like the one 3,500 years ago, could affect people today
  • American volcano: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if Mt. Rainier erupted like Mt. St. Helens. The next Pompeii: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if Mt. Vesuvius erupted again in the same way as it erupted in 79 A.D
  • Windy City tornado: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if a high speed tornado struck Chicago directly, as one almost did in 1967. New York City hurricane: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if a hurricane struck New York City
  • LA's killer quake: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if an earthquake the size of San Francisco's 1906 quake occurred in Los Angeles today. Yellowstone eruption: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if the mega volcano beneath Yellowstone National Park erupted again
  • Mega drought: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine the Dust Bowl of the 1930's in the U.S. and what would happen if such a drough occured again. Mega freeze: Computer animations, models, and re-creations examine what would happen if Europe and the U.S. began to get cold due to the rapidly changing climate
Member of
Cataloging source
IEB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Mega disasters (Television program)
Dewey number
363.34
LC call number
GB5014
LC item number
.M444 2011
PerformerNote
Narrator: J.V. Martin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • History (Television network)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
410
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asteroids
  • Natural disasters
  • Santorini Volcano (Greece)
  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Rainier, Mount (Wash.)
  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Vesuvius (Italy)
  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Tornadoes
  • Hurricanes
  • Earthquakes
  • San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906
  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Droughts
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
Technique
live action
Label
Mega disasters, History, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "History classics."
  • Originally broacast as television programs
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
Disc one. Asteroid apocalypse ; Atlantis apocalypse -- disc two. American volcano ; The next Pompeii -- disc three. Windy City tornado ; New York City hurricane -- disc four. LA's killer quake ; Yellowstone eruption -- disc five. Mega drought ; Mega freeze
Control code
ocn709581688
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (6 hr., 50 min.)
Isbn
9781422916582
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961240757
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAAE240750
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709581688
  • a690821
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital stereo ; fullscreen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mega disasters, History, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "History classics."
  • Originally broacast as television programs
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
Disc one. Asteroid apocalypse ; Atlantis apocalypse -- disc two. American volcano ; The next Pompeii -- disc three. Windy City tornado ; New York City hurricane -- disc four. LA's killer quake ; Yellowstone eruption -- disc five. Mega drought ; Mega freeze
Control code
ocn709581688
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (6 hr., 50 min.)
Isbn
9781422916582
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961240757
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAAE240750
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709581688
  • a690821
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital stereo ; fullscreen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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