The Resource Everest : the death zone, A NOVA Production by the WGBH Science Unit in association with Channel 4 ; produced and directed by David Breashers, Liesl Clark ; written by Liesl Clark

Everest : the death zone, A NOVA Production by the WGBH Science Unit in association with Channel 4 ; produced and directed by David Breashers, Liesl Clark ; written by Liesl Clark

Label
Everest : the death zone
Title
Everest
Title remainder
the death zone
Statement of responsibility
A NOVA Production by the WGBH Science Unit in association with Channel 4 ; produced and directed by David Breashers, Liesl Clark ; written by Liesl Clark
Title variation
Death zone
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the wake of the 1996 disaster that took eight climbers in a single day, scientists follow a team of hikers to measure, for the first time ever, the toll high-altitude climbing takes on the heart, lungs, blood, and brain
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Jean Dunoyer ; director of photography, David Breashears ; camera, Edgar Boyles ; music by Mason Darling, Jeanine Cowen, Shane Koss
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
GV199.44.E85
LC item number
E85 1999
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jodie Foster
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Breashears, David
  • Clark, Liesl
  • Foster, Jodie
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
Runtime
60
Series statement
Nova series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mount Everest Expedition
  • Mount Everest Expedition
  • Mountaineering
  • Oxygen
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountain sickness
  • Altitude, Influence of
  • Anoxemia
  • Mountaineering
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
  • Altitude, Influence of
  • Anoxemia
  • Mountain sickness
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineering
  • Oxygen
  • Travel
  • Asia
Technique
live action
Label
Everest : the death zone, A NOVA Production by the WGBH Science Unit in association with Channel 4 ; produced and directed by David Breashers, Liesl Clark ; written by Liesl Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1998, and broadcast as an episode of the public television series, NOVA
  • "This program includes language some may consider objectionable. Viewer discretion is advised."--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A living hell -- Sea level testing -- Base camp -- Khumbu ice fall -- The death zone -- Camp Four -- Summit -- Descent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781578071975
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421287495
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG800
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42739494
  • (OCoLC)ocm42739494
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Everest : the death zone, A NOVA Production by the WGBH Science Unit in association with Channel 4 ; produced and directed by David Breashers, Liesl Clark ; written by Liesl Clark
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1998, and broadcast as an episode of the public television series, NOVA
  • "This program includes language some may consider objectionable. Viewer discretion is advised."--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A living hell -- Sea level testing -- Base camp -- Khumbu ice fall -- The death zone -- Camp Four -- Summit -- Descent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781578071975
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421287495
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG800
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42739494
  • (OCoLC)ocm42739494
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital audio
Video recording format
DVD

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