DamsDVD - 2004
Explore large structures and what it takes to build them. Discover the stories behind famous structures and their builders, plus how engineers today are building bigger than before. See how changing the course of rivers changed the course of history. From the Aswan, to the top of the Hoover Dam, students meet builders, relive disasters, and discover personal triumphs and tragedies through film footage, fascinating facts and authentic recreations. Includes short vignette featuring kids doing a simple hands on engineering activity.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video : WGBH Educational Foundation, p2004, c2000.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (60 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title: Building big (Television program)