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Killer quake! [videorecording (DVD)] / a Nova production by KCET-TV for WGBH/Boston in association with NDR International/Hamburg.

Dean, Robert. (Added Author). Danly, Mary. (Added Author). Anweiler, Bill. (Added Author). Vitello, John. (Added Author). Rife, Christopher. (Added Author). Keach, Stacy. (Added Author). KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.) (Added Author). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.) (Added Author). NDR International (Firm) (Added Author). WGBH Video (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Upper Skagit Library DVD 551 KIL 17496 17496 Adult DVD Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1593755686 (DVD)
  • ISBN: 9781593755683 (DVD)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. (DVD)
  • Publisher: Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video, 1994 ;

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on PBS as an episode of: Nova.
Special features: Provides access to teaching materials and the PBS/Nova website. Accessible only through your computer's DVD-ROM drive.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Writer/producer, Robert Dean; editor, Mary Danly; principal photography, Bill Anweiler; production manager, John Vitello; music, Christopher Rife.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Stacy Keach.
Summary, etc.:
Metropolitan Los Angeles is sitting on ground zero, and even as Southern California struggles to repair itself from the tragedy at Northridge, seismic pressure continues to build below the ground. NOVA examines whether we can learn enough about these geological mysteries in time to minimize widespread destruction.
System Details Note:
Region, 1, full-screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Subject: Earthquake prediction > United States.
Earthquakes > California > Northridge.
Seismology > California.
Seismology > Research > United States.

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