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American experience. Dinosaur wars [videorecording] / WGBH Boston ; produced by Mark Davis and Anna Saraceno ; written and directed by Mark Davis.

Davis, Mark J. (Producer, Screenwriter, Director). Saraceno, Anna. (Producer). Murphy, Michael, 1938- (Narrator). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Summary:

From producer Mark Davis, is the story of two talented scientists, O.C. Marsh and Edward Cope, whose once professional rivalry soured into a bitter personal feud. Together, Marsh and Cope were responsible for identifying more than 142 different species and for introducing dinosaurs into the American imagination, but their legacy would be forever marred by two decades of ruthless infighting, espionage, and sabotage.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD 560.973 AME (Text) 33892100118034 Adult DVDs DVD None 09/04/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608833979
  • ISBN: 1608833976
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video, [2011]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editors, Doug Quade and David Espar ; cinematographer, Brian Dowley ; original music, Tom Phillips.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Michael Murphy.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television series "American experience" in 2011.
Summary, etc.:
From producer Mark Davis, is the story of two talented scientists, O.C. Marsh and Edward Cope, whose once professional rivalry soured into a bitter personal feud. Together, Marsh and Cope were responsible for identifying more than 142 different species and for introducing dinosaurs into the American imagination, but their legacy would be forever marred by two decades of ruthless infighting, espionage, and sabotage.
Target Audience Note:
TV-G.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround sound.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899.
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Paleontology > United States > History.
Paleontologists > United States > Biography.
Genre: Historical television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television programs > United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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