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Building wonders / Providence Pictures ; co-produced with Zed and Arte France ; written, produced & directed by Gary Glassman.

Glassman, Gary. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD 728.8 Building (Text) 31208911917351 audiovisual In transit -
Princeton PL - Princeton DVD Documentary Building (Text) 30890000571818 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627891165
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Public Broadcasting Service, 2015/03/31.

Content descriptions

General Note:
In Building wonders, NOVA presents three groundbreaking shows that investigate engineering mysteries of the ancient world with the help of dramatic hands-on experiments. Modern architects use medieval tools to examine the Lost City of Petra in the middle of Jordan's desert, the vast Roman Colosseum, and Turkey's 1,500 year-old cathedral dome, Hagia Sophia.
Formatted Contents Note:
Colosseum: Roman death trap -- Petra: lost city of stone -- Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's ancient mystery.
Subject: Colosseum (Rome, Italy)
Petra (Extinct city)
Architecture, Ancient.
Genre: Documentary television programs.

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