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Nash, Bruce M.

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Most widely held works by Bruce M Nash
Empire State Building by Andy Thomas( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical documentary about the Empire State Building, also known as the "Cathedral of Dreams" during its construction during the Depression
Mount Rushmore by Gutzon Borglum( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, Mount Rushmore was considered an unorthodox masterpiece when it was created by a young sculptor named Gutzon Borglum. This historical documentary discusses the remarkable design specifications and construction efforts that occurred over the course of 15 years
Modern marvels by David Jackson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how air, water, earth, and fire are transformed into clean, reliable sources of heat, electricity, and even automobile fuel. Looks at a solar roof implementation by FedEx at a regional sort facility in Oakland, Calif., a wind power project in central New York using fewer, larger turbines, and the widespread use of geothermal energy in Iceland. Visits Lovecraft Biofuels in Los Angeles, an auto repair shop that converts diesel car and truck engines to run on one hundred percent vegetable oil. Examines the potential use of hydropower from ocean tides, such as tidal barrages, as well as a tidal stream (or flow) power project off the shore of England that uses propeller-like turbines to capture the kinetic power of underwater currents
The Manhattan Project by Cynthia C Kelly( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video looks at creation of the first atomic bomb. It examines the evolution of nuclear power, including the nuclear tests of the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos and Oak Ridge during World War II. Interviewees discuss the developments that led to the missions to Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The baseball hall of shame by Bruce M Nash( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball's craziest plays, silliest errors, and outrageous defeats are all covered plus more zany statistics
The Eiffel Tower by Robert Delaunay( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical tour of the world's most fabled and famous tower begins with the engineer behind it, Gustave Eiffel. When it was first built, just over a century ago, it provoked outrage and ire. The challenges and breakthroughs of its construction are examined
Modern marvels by Chris Valentini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true history of the engineering marvel: the Great Wall of China
Panama Canal by George Kish( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French began construction on the Panama Canal in 1880, but abandoned the project after nine years and a loss of 20,000 lives. The United States took over the project and completed it on January 7, 1914. This historical account of its construction examines the ingenuity and enterprise that went into making it one of the 20th-century's engineering wonders
The Statue of Liberty : enlightening the world by Andy Warhol( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the glory of this gift from France in a breathtaking look at the creation and restoration of "Liberty enlightening the world."
Gothic cathedrals( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gothic cathedral stands as a rich and complex design. The engineering behind these great testaments to faith has not changed dramatically in 900 years
Modern marvels : the Statue of Liberty by Arts and Entertainment Network( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the remarkable steps leading to the statue's creation, from the initial struggles to find adequate funding to its celebratory centennial restoration. Rare footage and archival photos document the radical methods the French devised for shaping the massive sculpture and for transporting their incredible creation to America. Discover the engineering marvel of its internal framework, designed by Gustave Eiffel, and the dimensions of its American-built pedestal. Finally, after measuring the length of her index finger (8 feet), take a historical tour of the island on which it stands. A symbol of freedom and democracy towering above the New York Harbor, she has welcomed the tired, the poor and the huddled masses into America for over 100 years. Originally a friendly gesture between nations, the "Mother of Exiles" stands today as a testament to human ingenuity, freedom, and hope."--History Channel
Golden Gate Bridge by Arts and Entertainment Network( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the engineering challenges of the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge, now a popular tourist attraction as well as an important traffic artery for the San Francisco area. Discusses how the suspension bridge overcame the problems of the wide span of the bay, the unstable shore, the turbulent tides, and the need for high clearance for ships
Hoover Dam by Margaret J Hendry( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive chronicle of the Hoover Dam, one of the most ambitious engineering projects of all time. Shows the footage that documents every step of the monumental work of taming the Colorado to provide water and power to California, Nevada and Arizona. Includes interviews with the men who worked on the dam
American steel : built to last( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary explores the creation and growth of the American steel industry, including the history of the processes of creating steel. Highlights significant contributions made by Henry Bessemer, the inventor who discovered an efficient way to mass produce steel, and by Andrew Carnegie, the highly successful businessman who built America's first giant steel industry
Railroads that tamed the West( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profile of the transcontinental railroads that united the nation and subdued the West. Dramatizations, period photographs, and extensive interviews combine to animate this vigorous period in U.S. history
The you can do it! kids diet by Dee Matthews( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The World Trade Center( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a time, its towers were the tallest buildings on Earth and The World Trade Center -- an engineering marvel -- came to symbolize American prosperity and strength. Recalling a more innocent era, this DVD was filmed just months before the towers' tragic demise. It charts the history of the towers' construction, revealing the controversies, decisions and innovations that surrounded the project. Through interviews with those who proudly and ambitiously dreamt, designed, and built the complex, it examines the monument as both architectural achievement and cultural icon. What emerges is not only a tribute to a building but a story of the birth and growth of an American symbol
More engineering disasters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man built monuments on the earth, and then the sea and sky - but at times he has failed. The human factor is never completely eliminated, and through our mistakes, we rise to the heights of modern innovation. Examines some of the largest engineering disasters including early rocket catastrophes, the tragic flaw of the famous Liberty Ships of WWII, the Stockholm and Andrea Doria collision, the Los Angeles Aqueduct tradegy, the history of the Hartford Civic Center, and the details of the Niagara power fiasco
The football hall of shame by Bruce M Nash( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists and describes football follies on and off the playing field including the tackiest tackles, the funniest fumbles, and the rowdiest fans
The creation of the computer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the computer from Charles Babbage's Victorian counting machine to the desktop models of the 1990s
 
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Alternative Names
Bruce Nash

Bruce Nash American television producer

Bruce Nash US-amerikanischer Produzent

Nash, Bruce

Nash, Bruce M.

Nash, Bruce Mitchell.

Брюс Нэш

بروس ناش منتج تلفزيوني أمريكي

ナッシュ, ブルース

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