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Title A daring flight [videorecording] / a Nova production by the WGBH/Boston Science Unit in association with Taxi Video Brousse and Sveriges Television ; written, produced and directed by Carl Charlson.

Imprint Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    629.13 DAR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd. ; col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents Introduction -- The siren call of aviation -- Too much imagination -- "The Prince of Bad Luck" -- An international hero.
Credits Narrated by David Ogden Stiers ; editor, William Lattanzi.
Summary On the morning of July 25, 1909, Louis Bleriot set out on his epic flight across the English Channel, marking the first long-distance flight over water and the first air crossing of a national boundary. A Daring Flight captures the thrilling formative years of flight, when the French were mad about airplanes and tried everything to fly.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Described for the visually impaired.
Subject Blériot, Louis, 1872-1936.
Aeronautics -- France -- History.
Flight -- History.
Air pilots -- France.
Documentary television programs.
Genre/Form Films for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Charlson, Carl.
Stiers, David Ogden.
WGBH Video (Firm)
Note Title on container : A daring flight : the epic 1909 flight of Louis Bleriot across the English Channel
Added Title Nova (Television program)
ISBN 1593752547
Standard No. 783421383999
Music No. WG38399 WGBH Boston Video

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