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Building Big; Thinking Big, Building Small

Thinking Big / Building Small - final version with visible time code


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Series
Building Big
Program
Thinking Big, Building Small
Series Description

Think big! Engineers have been doing just that for thousands of years, as renowned author-illustrator David Macaulay proves in this five-part miniseries on spectacular structures. The programs cover bridges, domes, skyscrapers, dams, and tunnels -- past and present. Along the way, Macaulay highlights the engineering principles and human stories behind some of the most remarkable achievements in the history of building. Series release date: 2000

Program Description

Educational Programming Videos

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Architecture
Citation
Chicago: “Building Big; Thinking Big, Building Small,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 28, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2D4C6AD233714BAF836FF52D713C9050.
MLA: “Building Big; Thinking Big, Building Small.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 28, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2D4C6AD233714BAF836FF52D713C9050>.
APA: Building Big; Thinking Big, Building Small. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2D4C6AD233714BAF836FF52D713C9050
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