Rickover : the birth of nuclear power
(DVD)

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Published
Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, [2014]
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
Rating: TV-PG.
Status
Main Level - Media  1 available
DVD 359.009 RICKOVER

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9781627891899, 1627891897
UPC
841887023184

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Creation/Production Credits
Michael Hausman, producer of dramatic scenes ; Joseph Wiedenmayer, editor ; James Callanan, director of photography.
Participants/Performers
Tim Blake Nelson (Rickover).
Participants/Performers
Joan Allen, narrator.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Originally broadcast on PBS in 2014.
Description
Rickover built the world's first commercial nuclear power plant at Shippingport, PA. Rickover's achievements made him into a national celebrity, and he appeared on the cover of Time magazine. Many questioned Rickover's goal of an all nuclear navy, and others questioned his creation of a technocratic elite, his own navy within the Navy.
Target Audience
Rating: TV-PG.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen; stereo.
Language
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Nelson, T. B., Pack, M., Allen, J., & Hausman, M. Rickover: the birth of nuclear power . PBS Distribution, [2014].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tim Blake. Nelson et al.. Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power. Arlington, VA: PBS Distribution, [2014].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tim Blake. Nelson et al.. Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power Arlington, VA: PBS Distribution, [2014].

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Nelson, Tim Blake., Michael Pack, Joan Allen, and Michael Hausman. Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power PBS Distribution, [2014],

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