Lost at sea the search for longitude
    (2008, original release: 1998)

    Non-Fiction

    DVD

    Call Numbers:
    DVD/527/LOST
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PUBLISHED
[South Burlington, Vt.?] : WGBH Boston Video, [2008]
©2008
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (approximately 54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
9781593758080, 1593758081
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Documentary

Special DVD features: Printable materials for educators -- Access to the Nova Web site

Recounts how John Harrision discovered the concept of longitude in the 18th century, thus making the waters safe for navigation

Title from container

Based on the book Longitude / by Dava Sobel

Program content: c1998

Director of photography, Brian McDairmont ; editor, Eve Gage ; music composed by Dan Jones

Narrator, Richard Dreyfuss ; Patrick Malahide (John Harrison)

Videodisc release of a program from the PBS series Nova, which also ran as an episode of the BBC series Horizon

DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital

Closed-captioned

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