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The Resource Lost at sea : : the search for longitude, a Nova Production by Green Umbrella LLC for WGBH Boston and BBC Horizon in association with Sveriges Television ; produced by David R. Axelrod and directed by Peter Jones ; telescript by David R. Axelrod, (videorecording)

Lost at sea : : the search for longitude, a Nova Production by Green Umbrella LLC for WGBH Boston and BBC Horizon in association with Sveriges Television ; produced by David R. Axelrod and directed by Peter Jones ; telescript by David R. Axelrod, (videorecording)

Label
Lost at sea : : the search for longitude
Title
Lost at sea :
Title remainder
the search for longitude
Statement of responsibility
a Nova Production by Green Umbrella LLC for WGBH Boston and BBC Horizon in association with Sveriges Television ; produced by David R. Axelrod and directed by Peter Jones ; telescript by David R. Axelrod
Title variation
Search for longitude
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Without longitude's guidance, navigation in the 1700s was unpredictable and deadly...until one man solved the mystery...a humble, ingenious country carpenter named John Harrison
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Horizon (Television program)
  • Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Brian McDairmont ; editor, Eve Gage ; music composed by Dan Jones ; executive producer, Paula S. Apsell
Date time place
Videodisc release of a program from the PBS series Nova, which also ran as an episode of the BBC series Horizon
Dewey number
527.2
Intended audience
Grades 7 & up
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Richard Dreyfuss ; Patrick Malahide (John Harrison)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Peter
  • Axelrod, David R
  • Malahide, Patrick
  • Dreyfuss, Richard
  • Sobel, Dava
  • Green Umbrella Ltd
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Sveriges television
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
54
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harrison, John
  • Longitude
  • Chronometers
  • Clock and watch makers
Technique
live action
Label
Lost at sea : : the search for longitude, a Nova Production by Green Umbrella LLC for WGBH Boston and BBC Horizon in association with Sveriges Television ; produced by David R. Axelrod and directed by Peter Jones ; telescript by David R. Axelrod, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book Longitude / by Dava Sobel
  • Special features: printable materials for educators ; access to the Nova Web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn181040159
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758080
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421280793
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG28079
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 985417
  • (OCoLC)181040159
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (4:3) presentation ; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lost at sea : : the search for longitude, a Nova Production by Green Umbrella LLC for WGBH Boston and BBC Horizon in association with Sveriges Television ; produced by David R. Axelrod and directed by Peter Jones ; telescript by David R. Axelrod, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book Longitude / by Dava Sobel
  • Special features: printable materials for educators ; access to the Nova Web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn181040159
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758080
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421280793
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG28079
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 985417
  • (OCoLC)181040159
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (4:3) presentation ; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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