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Title Silicon Valley [videorecording] : where the future was born / a Film Posse production for American Experience ; produced by Randall MacLowry and Tracy Heather Strain ; story by Randall MacLowry ; telescript by Randall MacLowry and Michelle Ferrari ; directed and edited by Randall MacLowry.

Imprint [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    338.4 SIL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Summary Led by physicist Robert Noyce, Fairchild Semiconductor began as a start-up company whose radical innovations would help make the United States a leader in both space exploration and the personal computer revolution, changing the way the world works, plays, and communicates. Noyce's invention of the microchip ultimately re-shaped the future, launching the world into the Information Age.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Noyce, Robert N. (Robert Norton), 1927-1990.
Fairchild (Firm) -- History.
Microelectronics industry -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
Computer industry -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
High technology industries -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
Genre/Form Historical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author MacLowry, Randall. Producer. Screenwriter. Director.
Strain, Tracy Heather. Producer.
Ferrari, Michelle. Screenwriter.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Film Posse (Firm)
Added Title American experience (Television program)
ISBN 9781608838363
Standard No. 841887018395
Music No. SILC601 American Experience

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