Record Details

Catalog Search

Domes/ DVD[video recording] / a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc.; written, produced and directed by Tom Levenson; co-produced by Stephanie Munroe; PBS.

Image of item

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington DVD 690.1 DOM (Text) 32572000602151 CVBPLC DVD Nonfiction Section Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (65 min.) sound, color; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: South Burlington, VT; WGBS Boston Video, 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally aired on Public Television. Special features: printable materials for educators and parents; access to the Building big Web site.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Edited by Stephanie Munroe.
Participant or Performer Note:
Hosted by David Macaulay.
Summary, etc.:
What holds up the Astrodome? Why did the Romans leave a hole in the roof of the Pantheon? Tour the world and trace the 2000-year history of domes with award-winning author-illustrator and captivating storyteller David Macaulay. From Houston's Astrodome to Romes's St. Peter's Cathedral, to the geodesic domes of Buckminster Fuller, Domes introduces ingenious designers, recounts rarely told heroic stories, and reveals amazing triumps through spectacular film footage, fascinating facts, and dramatic recreations.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating:
Language Note:
Subject: Domes.
Genre: Video recordings for th ehearing impaired.

Additional Resources