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9781426349195

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DVD ; Widescreen.

The eight-part docudrama, reveals the competitive forces behind history's most remarkable races for innovation. From Steve Jobs vs. Bill Gates to the Wright Brothers vs. Glen Curtiss, explores the rivalries, delving into the fierce power struggles, deceit, fluke timing and raw ambition out of which innovation was born. Bold reenactments are woven together with expert interviews to shed new perspective on the backstories of innovation that have shaped our world.

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Sodus Community Library DVD SET 601.12 AME (Text)
Adult Video Set Collection
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  • ISBN: 9781426349195
  • ISBN: 142634919X
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ; Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : National Geographic, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page and container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Jobs vs. Gates -- Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss -- Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff -- Hearst vs. Pulitzer -- Space race -- Colt vs. Wesson -- Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg -- Edison vs. Tesla.
Participant or Performer Note:
John S. Howell, Benjamin Loeh, Johnna Leary.
Summary, etc.:
The eight-part docudrama, reveals the competitive forces behind history's most remarkable races for innovation. From Steve Jobs vs. Bill Gates to the Wright Brothers vs. Glen Curtiss, explores the rivalries, delving into the fierce power struggles, deceit, fluke timing and raw ambition out of which innovation was born. Bold reenactments are woven together with expert interviews to shed new perspective on the backstories of innovation that have shaped our world.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TVPG.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Technological innovations.
Inventions.
DVDs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Television mini-series.
Historical television programs.


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