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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 )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 779 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
The baseball hall of shame by Bruce M Nash( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball's craziest plays, silliest errors, and outrageous defeats are all covered plus more zany statistics
The Manhattan Project by Manhattan Project( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientists and engineers who helped build the world's first nuclear weapon reflect on their accomplishments and legacy
The Eiffel Tower by Robert Delaunay( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 559 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 541 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
Police pursuit( Visual )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First opened in 1956, the the 24-mile Lake Pontchartrain Causeway is the world's longest bridge over water. The 31 million dollar project had a major impact on the local community, with over 40,000 cars crossing the bridge every day
Hoover Dam by Margaret J Hendry( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 445 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
The Statue of Liberty : enlightening the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 443 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."
Mount Rushmore by Gutzon Borglum( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the most unusual monuments ever created in America is the subject of this episode. Mount Rushmore was the vision of the artist Gutzon Borglum. It took over a decade and 400 people to complete the sculptures of the faces of presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln in a rocky promontory in South Dakota. Archival film footage and photographs, as well as personal accounts, illustrate the story of these portraits in stone."--Rose of Sharon Winter, Rovi
Panama Canal by George Kish( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 431 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
Gothic cathedrals( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 430 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
The World Trade Center by Anonyme( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the construction, 27 year presence, and bombing destruction of the World Trade Center in New York City
American steel : built to last( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 386 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
Golden Gate Bridge by Arts and Entertainment Network( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 369 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
Modern marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true history of the engineering marvel: the Great Wall of China
Transcontinental railroad( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a somber day in Gettysburg, Abraham Lincoln ended his famous address with a promise that the war-torn nation would someday be reborn. At the time of Lincoln's speech, the greatest symbol of that rebirth had already begun. Hailed as an engineering feat to rival the Egyptian pyramids, the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad was an engineering marvel as well as a technological nightmare. In the 1860s, the Union Pacific began laying tracks westward from Omaha, and the Central Pacific did the same heading eastward from Sacramento, hoping they would one day meet. Creeping along inch by grueling inch, work on the railroad represented the nation's struggle to forge an iron link between East and West, making cross-country travel faster and easier than ever
The you can do it! kids diet by Dee Matthews( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Railroads that tamed the West( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1869, one of the greatest building achievements in history--the Transcontinental Railroad--was completed. But for the stalwart settlers willing to risk it all, the American West was far from conquered as travel on the thin steel ribbon of the railroad was a dangerous affair. In this program, rare photographs, re-creations and expert interviews present the story of the western railroads including political struggles, labor concerns, and critical inventions
The creation of the computer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the computer from Charles Babbage's Victorian counting machine to the desktop models of the 1990s
Computers by Graham Storrs( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the evolution of the computer, from its origins as a simple counting machine to the personal computer, Windows, and the World Wide Web
 
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The Manhattan ProjectThe Statue of Liberty : enlightening the worldTranscontinental railroad
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Bruce Nash US-amerikanischer Produzent

Nash, Bruce.

Nash, Bruce M.

Nash, Bruce Mitchell.

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