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NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The

03/02/1987


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Series
NOVA
Program
Mystery of the Master Builders, The
Program Number

1507

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

LESSONS FOR TODAY'S ARCHITECTS FROM THE BUILDINGS OF THE OLD MASTERS. Princeton professor and author Robert Mark tracks down the engineering secrets of some of the beautiful buildings in the world including Notre Dame in Paris, St. Paul in London and the Roman Pantheon.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The,” 03/02/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B9D2EEDF6F24C82B285011157866D65.
MLA: “NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The.” 03/02/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B9D2EEDF6F24C82B285011157866D65>.
APA: NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B9D2EEDF6F24C82B285011157866D65
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