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The Resource The world's greatest geological wonders. : 36 spectacular sites, Michael E. Wysession ; supervising producer, Tony Hidenrick ; producer, Charley Miller ; producer, David C. White ; associate producers, Christopher Stoner, Jeff Katz, Maureen Tumulty ; director, Jonathan D. Leven

The world's greatest geological wonders. : 36 spectacular sites, Michael E. Wysession ; supervising producer, Tony Hidenrick ; producer, Charley Miller ; producer, David C. White ; associate producers, Christopher Stoner, Jeff Katz, Maureen Tumulty ; director, Jonathan D. Leven

Label
The world's greatest geological wonders. : 36 spectacular sites
Title
The world's greatest geological wonders.
Title remainder
36 spectacular sites
Statement of responsibility
Michael E. Wysession ; supervising producer, Tony Hidenrick ; producer, Charley Miller ; producer, David C. White ; associate producers, Christopher Stoner, Jeff Katz, Maureen Tumulty ; director, Jonathan D. Leven
Title variation
Geological wonders
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Contributor
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This course takes you to the world's most spectacular geological wonders, explains the forces that have formed them, and tells you the stories that have grown up around them."--Page 1 of course guidebook
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wysession, Michael
Credits note
Editors, David C. White, Jeff Katz, Maureen Tumulty
Dewey number
550
LC call number
QE26.3
LC item number
.W974 2013
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Michael E. Wysession, Washington University in St. Louis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hidenrick, Tony
  • Miller, Charley
  • White, David C.
  • Stoner, Christopher
  • Katz, Jeff
  • Tumulty, Maureen
  • Leven, Jonathan D.
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses. Science & mathematics. Earth science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geology
  • Earth sciences
  • Earth sciences
  • Geology
Technique
live action
Label
The world's greatest geological wonders. : 36 spectacular sites, Michael E. Wysession ; supervising producer, Tony Hidenrick ; producer, Charley Miller ; producer, David C. White ; associate producers, Christopher Stoner, Jeff Katz, Maureen Tumulty ; director, Jonathan D. Leven
Link
http://www.thegreatcourses.com/courses/the-world-s-greatest-geological-wonders-36-spectacular-sites.html
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • "Topic: Science & mathematics ; Subtopic: Earth science"--Container
  • Accompanying guidebook includes professor biography, course scope, lecture guides, maps, and bibliography
  • Special features: About the professor
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 256 pages : illustrations, maps ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • (32 min.) ;
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 34.
  • Arizona Meteor Crater: visitors from outer space
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 35.
  • A montage of geologic mini-wonders
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 36.
  • Planetary wonders: out of this world
  • (34 min.)
  • 4.
  • African Rift Valley: cracks into the Earth
  • (29 min.) ;
  • 5.
  • Erta Ale: compact fury of lava lakes
  • (27 min.) ;
  • 6.
  • Burgess Shale: rocks and the keys to life
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 1. 1.
  • Disc 2. 7.
  • The Grand Canyon: Earth's layers
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 8.
  • The Himalayas: mountains at Earth's roof
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 9.
  • The Ganges delta: Earth's fertile lands
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 10.
  • Santorini: impact of volcanic eruptions
  • The Amazon Basin: lungs of the planet
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 11.
  • Iguazu Falls: thundering waterfalls
  • (28 min.) ;
  • 12.
  • Mammoth Cave: worlds underground
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 3. 13.
  • Cave of Crystals: exquisite caves
  • (31 min.) ;
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 14.
  • Great Blue Hole: coastal symmetry in sinkholes
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 15.
  • Ha Long Bay: dramatic karst landscapes
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 16.
  • Bryce Canyon: creative carvings of erosion
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Uluru/Ayers Rock: sacred nature of rocks
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 18.
  • Devils Tower: igneous enigmas
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 4. 19.
  • Antarctica: a world of ice
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 20.
  • Mount Fuji: sleeping power
  • Columbia Glacier: unusual glacier cycles
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 21.
  • Fiordland National Park: majestic fjords
  • (32 min) ;
  • 22.
  • Rock of Gibraltar: catastrophic floods
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 23.
  • Bay of Fundy: inexorable cycle of tides
  • (33 min.) ;
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 24.
  • Hawaii: volcanic island beauty
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 5. 25.
  • Yellowstone: geysers and hot springs
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 26.
  • Kawah Ijen: world's most acid lake
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 3.
  • 27.
  • Iceland: where fire meets ice
  • (28 min.) ;
  • 28.
  • The Maldives: geologic paradox
  • (27 min.) ;
  • 29.
  • The Dead Sea: sinking and salinity
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 30.
  • Galapagos Rift: wonders of mid-ocean ridges
  • Salar de Uyuni: flattest place on Earth
  • (30 min.)
  • Disc 6: 31.
  • Namib/Kalahari Deserts: sand mountains
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 32.
  • Siwa Oasis: paradise amidst desolation
  • (29 min.) ;
  • 33.
  • Auroras: light shadows on the edge of space
Control code
ocn855860322
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 1105 min.)
Isbn
9781598039801
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1712
  • ID1712A-01
  • PD1712A
  • PB1712A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)855860322
System details
DVD; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The world's greatest geological wonders. : 36 spectacular sites, Michael E. Wysession ; supervising producer, Tony Hidenrick ; producer, Charley Miller ; producer, David C. White ; associate producers, Christopher Stoner, Jeff Katz, Maureen Tumulty ; director, Jonathan D. Leven
Link
http://www.thegreatcourses.com/courses/the-world-s-greatest-geological-wonders-36-spectacular-sites.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • "Topic: Science & mathematics ; Subtopic: Earth science"--Container
  • Accompanying guidebook includes professor biography, course scope, lecture guides, maps, and bibliography
  • Special features: About the professor
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 256 pages : illustrations, maps ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • (32 min.) ;
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 34.
  • Arizona Meteor Crater: visitors from outer space
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 35.
  • A montage of geologic mini-wonders
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 36.
  • Planetary wonders: out of this world
  • (34 min.)
  • 4.
  • African Rift Valley: cracks into the Earth
  • (29 min.) ;
  • 5.
  • Erta Ale: compact fury of lava lakes
  • (27 min.) ;
  • 6.
  • Burgess Shale: rocks and the keys to life
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 1. 1.
  • Disc 2. 7.
  • The Grand Canyon: Earth's layers
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 8.
  • The Himalayas: mountains at Earth's roof
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 9.
  • The Ganges delta: Earth's fertile lands
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 10.
  • Santorini: impact of volcanic eruptions
  • The Amazon Basin: lungs of the planet
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 11.
  • Iguazu Falls: thundering waterfalls
  • (28 min.) ;
  • 12.
  • Mammoth Cave: worlds underground
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 3. 13.
  • Cave of Crystals: exquisite caves
  • (31 min.) ;
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 14.
  • Great Blue Hole: coastal symmetry in sinkholes
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 15.
  • Ha Long Bay: dramatic karst landscapes
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 16.
  • Bryce Canyon: creative carvings of erosion
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Uluru/Ayers Rock: sacred nature of rocks
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 18.
  • Devils Tower: igneous enigmas
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 4. 19.
  • Antarctica: a world of ice
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 20.
  • Mount Fuji: sleeping power
  • Columbia Glacier: unusual glacier cycles
  • (30 min.) ;
  • 21.
  • Fiordland National Park: majestic fjords
  • (32 min) ;
  • 22.
  • Rock of Gibraltar: catastrophic floods
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 23.
  • Bay of Fundy: inexorable cycle of tides
  • (33 min.) ;
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 24.
  • Hawaii: volcanic island beauty
  • (31 min.)
  • Disc 5. 25.
  • Yellowstone: geysers and hot springs
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 26.
  • Kawah Ijen: world's most acid lake
  • (32 min.) ;
  • 3.
  • 27.
  • Iceland: where fire meets ice
  • (28 min.) ;
  • 28.
  • The Maldives: geologic paradox
  • (27 min.) ;
  • 29.
  • The Dead Sea: sinking and salinity
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 30.
  • Galapagos Rift: wonders of mid-ocean ridges
  • Salar de Uyuni: flattest place on Earth
  • (30 min.)
  • Disc 6: 31.
  • Namib/Kalahari Deserts: sand mountains
  • (31 min.) ;
  • 32.
  • Siwa Oasis: paradise amidst desolation
  • (29 min.) ;
  • 33.
  • Auroras: light shadows on the edge of space
Control code
ocn855860322
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 1105 min.)
Isbn
9781598039801
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1712
  • ID1712A-01
  • PD1712A
  • PB1712A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)855860322
System details
DVD; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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