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Understanding the world's greatest structures [videorecording] : science and innovation from ... Read More

Ressler, Stephen J.(Added Author). Teaching Company.(Added Author).
DVD DVD (c2011.)
Description: 4 videodiscs (12 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (vi, 204 p. ; 19 cm.)
Publisher: Chantilly, Va : Teaching Co., c2011.
6 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
2 of 2 copies available at Merrimack College.
0 current holds with 8 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Part Status Due Date
Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) TA658 .U64 2011 (Text to Phone) Course Guidebook Available -
Merrimack College DVD (Lower Level) TA658 .U64 2011 (DVD Merrimack only) (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 1598037250
  • ISBN: 9781598037258
General Note:
Title from container.
"Course No. 1153"--Container.
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture.
Disc 1. Learning to see and understand structure -- The science of structure: forces in balance -- ... Read More
Disc 2. Trusses: the power of the triangle -- Cables and arches: the power of the parabola -- Loads ... Read More
Disc 3. Three great domes: Rome to the Renaissance -- How iron and science transformed arch bridges ... Read More
Disc 4. The great skyscraper race -- The beauty and versatility of modern concrete -- Amazing thin ... Read More
Participant or Performer:
Presenter, Stephen Ressler.
System Details:
Citation: Ressler, Stephen J. "Understanding the world's greatest structures science and innovation from antiquity to modernity." Chantilly, Va : Teaching Co., 2011.

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