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Title Deadly ascent / a Nova/WGBH .. [and others] co-production ; produced for Nova by Providence Pictures, Inc. for WGBH/Boston ; written and directed by Liesl Clark ; consulting producer: David Breshears ; field producer: Jackie Mow ; executive producer (Granada): Robert MacIver ; executive producers (SWR): Walter Sucher, Rolf Schlenker..

Publication Info. [Boston] : WGBH Boston Video, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD 796.522 DEADLY    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 56 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Documentary.
Cast Narrator: Neil Ross ; featured experts: Peter Hackett, Colby Coombs.
Credits Editors: Rick Widmer, Jean Denoyer ; senior science editor: Evan Hadingham ; music: John Keltonic, Ed Tomney ; science consultant: Howard Donner.
Note "PBS."
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC, widescreen (letterboxed) version.
Audience Not rated.
Summary A team of researchers, doctors, and mountaineering experts ascend Mt. McKinley to investigate the cause of the mysterious and lethal sickness that afflicts climbers in high altitudes.
Note "The dangers of Denali National Park's Mt. McKinley" -- Container.
Contents DVD-ROM features: Teaching materials (PDF) -- A link to Nova Web site,
Language Closed-captioned ; audio described for the visually impaired.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Mountain sickness -- Research.
Altitude, Influence of -- Research.
Mountaineering -- Physiological aspects -- Research.
Mountaineering -- Alaska -- McKinley, Mount.
Denali, Mount (Alaska)
Denali National Park and Preserve (Alaska)
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Documentary films.
Added Author Clark, Liesl. Screenwriter. Director.
Breshears, David.
Mow, Jackie.
MacIver, Robert.
Sucher, Walter.
Schlenker, Rolf.
Apsell, Paula S.
Ross, Neil.
Hackett, Peter H.
Coombs, Colby.
Widmer, Richard.
Dunoyer, Jean.
Donner, Howard J.
Hadingham, Evan.
Keltonic, John.
Tomney, Ed.
Providence Pictures, Inc.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Südwestrundfunk (Germany)
Granada (Firm)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title Nova (Television program)
ISBN 1593755597
Standard No. 783421407695
Music No. WG40769 WGBH
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