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The Resource Whittle : the jet pioneer, produced by Quanta Limited for the History Channel ; producers, Glyn Jones, Nicholas Jones ; written and directed by Nicholas Jones, (videorecording DVD)

Whittle : the jet pioneer, produced by Quanta Limited for the History Channel ; producers, Glyn Jones, Nicholas Jones ; written and directed by Nicholas Jones, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Whittle : the jet pioneer
Title
Whittle
Title remainder
the jet pioneer
Statement of responsibility
produced by Quanta Limited for the History Channel ; producers, Glyn Jones, Nicholas Jones ; written and directed by Nicholas Jones
Title variation
Jet pioneer
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Sir Frank Whittle, inventor of the jet engine. Includes comments by Whittle himself, his son Ian, veteran test pilot Captain Eric Brown RN and Hans von Ohain, designer of the first German jet engine
Cataloging source
OQX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gordon Hickey ; editor, Andrew Heathcote ; original music, David Stoll
Dewey number
629.130092
PerformerNote
Narrator, Dave Austin
Runtime
71
Technique
live action
Label
Whittle : the jet pioneer, produced by Quanta Limited for the History Channel ; producers, Glyn Jones, Nicholas Jones ; written and directed by Nicholas Jones, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "His race against time and the Nazis"--Container
  • Program content: 2007
  • "NR [i.e., not rated]"--Container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bonus features: Airside at Gatwick -- A tribute by Ian Whittle : Westminster Abbey -- Interrogating the Nazis / by Eric Brown -- Brockworth : the first flight? -- Centrifugal : the reason why -- So how does a jet engine work?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9781934708934
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826262008192
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
SHL-DV081
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn815987104
  • (OCoLC)815987104
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 0 (i.e., region free); widescreen presentation (1.78:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Whittle : the jet pioneer, produced by Quanta Limited for the History Channel ; producers, Glyn Jones, Nicholas Jones ; written and directed by Nicholas Jones, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "His race against time and the Nazis"--Container
  • Program content: 2007
  • "NR [i.e., not rated]"--Container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bonus features: Airside at Gatwick -- A tribute by Ian Whittle : Westminster Abbey -- Interrogating the Nazis / by Eric Brown -- Brockworth : the first flight? -- Centrifugal : the reason why -- So how does a jet engine work?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9781934708934
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826262008192
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
SHL-DV081
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn815987104
  • (OCoLC)815987104
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 0 (i.e., region free); widescreen presentation (1.78:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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