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The Resource Born of fire, National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh

Born of fire, National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh

Label
Born of fire
Title
Born of fire
Statement of responsibility
National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses the Mount St. Helens and the Santorini volcanoes and the San Francisco earthquake as dramatic evidence that our planet's subterranean regions are active and continually changing. Explains the plate tectonics theory and accompanies scientists around the world as they study the boundaries between plates of the earth's crust where earthquakes and volcanoes may occur in the future
Cataloging source
IAC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Dennis B. Kane, Thomas Skinner ; producer, Linda Reavely ; writer, Theodore Strauss ; photography, Joe Seamans ; editor, Peter C. Johnson ; music, Lyn Murray
Dewey number
551.136
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
E.G. Marshall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marshall, E. G.
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
  • National Geographic Video (Firm)
  • National Geographic Television & Film
  • WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plate tectonics
  • Volcanism
  • Plate tectonics
  • Volcanism
Technique
live action
Label
Born of fire, National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1983 motion picture by the National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
LX95159
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn790491319
  • (OCoLC)790491319
System details
DVD-R (recordable DVD); may not play in some equipment
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born of fire, National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1983 motion picture by the National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
LX95159
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn790491319
  • (OCoLC)790491319
System details
DVD-R (recordable DVD); may not play in some equipment
Video recording format
DVD

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