The Resource Modern Marvels, Airships, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource)

Modern Marvels, Airships, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource)

Label
Modern Marvels, Airships
Title
Modern Marvels
Title part
Airships
Statement of responsibility
A&E Television Networks, LLC
Title variation
Airships
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1783, the Montgolfier brothers launched the first hot air balloon. Since then Germany, Great Britain, and the United States have experimented with and improved on airships for military and economic purposes. Although still in use for sightseeing, surveillance, and research, the Hindenburg and other crashes ended the airship's role in luxury travel and in the military
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
Runtime
45
Technique
live action
Label
Modern Marvels, Airships, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 14, 2010
Contents
History of Balloons (1:53) -- Semi-Rigid Airships (2:15) -- The Zeppelins (2:56) -- Military Use of Airships (2:42) -- USS Shenandoah (2:58) -- The Great Light Hope (2:12) -- British Airships (0:59) -- The Goodyear-Zeppelin Company (3:37) -- Graf Zeppelin (2:37) -- Reporting from the Graf Zeppelin (3:41) -- Intercontinental Service (2:07) -- Hindenburg (4:04) -- American Voyage of the Hindenburg (2:04) -- Heyday to Mayday (4:29) -- The Blimps (1:41) -- Buoyant Future (0:59) -- Revolutionary Airships (2:20) -- Credits: Modern Marvels: Airships (1:01)
Control code
100042773
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Label
Modern Marvels, Airships, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 14, 2010
Contents
History of Balloons (1:53) -- Semi-Rigid Airships (2:15) -- The Zeppelins (2:56) -- Military Use of Airships (2:42) -- USS Shenandoah (2:58) -- The Great Light Hope (2:12) -- British Airships (0:59) -- The Goodyear-Zeppelin Company (3:37) -- Graf Zeppelin (2:37) -- Reporting from the Graf Zeppelin (3:41) -- Intercontinental Service (2:07) -- Hindenburg (4:04) -- American Voyage of the Hindenburg (2:04) -- Heyday to Mayday (4:29) -- The Blimps (1:41) -- Buoyant Future (0:59) -- Revolutionary Airships (2:20) -- Credits: Modern Marvels: Airships (1:01)
Control code
100042773
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
  • Mode of access: Internet

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