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NOVA; Echoes of War

08/18/1989

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Series
NOVA
Program
Echoes of War
Program Number

1614

Series Description

Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

Program Description

Tells the story of radar during World War II. The atomic bomb might have ended World War II, but radar was the quiet miracle that won battles.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Echoes of War,” 08/18/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_039FE866122640F7B6DE6C084F4D6CEB.
MLA: “NOVA; Echoes of War.” 08/18/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_039FE866122640F7B6DE6C084F4D6CEB>.
APA: NOVA; Echoes of War. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_039FE866122640F7B6DE6C084F4D6CEB
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