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Title Great cathedral mystery [videodisc] / written, produced & directed by David Murdock
Imprint [Arlington, VA] : distributed by PBS Distribution, c2014
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 Adult Nonfiction DVD  DVD 726.6 GRE     AVAILABLE
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Call # DVD 726.6 GRE
Phys. Description 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
System Det DVD, region 1, widescreen; stereo
Note For private home use only
Originally broadcast as an episode of Nova
Audience Not rated by MPAA
Summary The largest masonry dome on earth, Florence's cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, is a masterpiece of ingenuity and a source of mystery. Historians and engineers have long debated how its architect kept the dome perfectly aligned and symmetrical as the sides rose and converged toward the center. To test the latest theories, a team of U.S. bricklayers will help build an experimental, mini-Duomo, using period tools and techniques
Subject Santa Maria del Fiore (Cathedral : Florence, Italy)
Documentary television programs
Genre DVDs
Alt Author Murdock, David
Alt Title Nova (Television program)
ISBN 9781608830459
Isbn/Issn 841887020473
Music # NOVA6273