Adventure; Balloon over Everest
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- Balloon over Everest
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Real-life stories which transport viewers on journeys set in remote mountain villages, endangered waterways, and through treacherous terrain. Each saga is filled with suspense and surprise for the modern day explorers who personify the spirit of discovery that lies at the heart of every ADVENTURE. See individual episodes for further descriptions. Series release date: 1987
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A seven-person international team attempts to traverse the 29,000-foot summit of Mt. Everest in two giant balloons in this 1986 aerial expedition, intimately documented by renowned adventure cinematographer Leo Dickinson. Although falling short of their goal, the group sets an alpine ballooning record.
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- Chicago: “Adventure; Balloon over Everest,” 01/26/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 28, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_31611F54352449A9BB317A5A9B58B83C.
- MLA: “Adventure; Balloon over Everest.” 01/26/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 28, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_31611F54352449A9BB317A5A9B58B83C>.
- APA: Adventure; Balloon over Everest. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_31611F54352449A9BB317A5A9B58B83C