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The Resource Sputnik declassified, a Nova production by Lone Wolf Documentary Group for WGBH/Boston ; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger ; written and directed by Rushmore DeNooyer, (videorecording)

Sputnik declassified, a Nova production by Lone Wolf Documentary Group for WGBH/Boston ; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger ; written and directed by Rushmore DeNooyer, (videorecording)

Label
Sputnik declassified
Title
Sputnik declassified
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production by Lone Wolf Documentary Group for WGBH/Boston ; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger ; written and directed by Rushmore DeNooyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On October 4, 1957, the space age dawned with the red hue of the Communist flag when the Soviet Union launched the first artificial satellite. Sputnik stunned the world and spurred the U.S. into massive spending on science education and innovation. Fierce political and personal rivalries collided over how and when the U.S. should enter space. President Eisenhower wanted a satellite to spy on the Russians but feared their response to an overtly military program. That led him to sideline the plans of Wernher von Braun, the leader of the U.S. Army's pioneering rocket team
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Language note
Closed-captioned ; audio-described
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeNooyer, Rushmore
  • Lone Wolf Documentary Group
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sputnik satellites
  • Artificial satellites
  • Artificial satellites, Russian
  • Space race
  • Space race
  • Artificial satellites
  • Rocketry
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • Von Braun, Wernher
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sputnik declassified, a Nova production by Lone Wolf Documentary Group for WGBH/Boston ; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger ; written and directed by Rushmore DeNooyer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by PBS television in 2007
  • DVD-ROM features: printable materials for educators ; access to the Nova web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn180947474
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9781593757953
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421422698
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG42269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-ROM, region 1 ; Dolby Digital, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sputnik declassified, a Nova production by Lone Wolf Documentary Group for WGBH/Boston ; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger ; written and directed by Rushmore DeNooyer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by PBS television in 2007
  • DVD-ROM features: printable materials for educators ; access to the Nova web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn180947474
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9781593757953
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421422698
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG42269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-ROM, region 1 ; Dolby Digital, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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