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The Resource Manhunt : Boston bombers, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Nova production by Miles O'Brien Productions, LLC. for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Miles O'Brien, (DVD)

Manhunt : Boston bombers, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Nova production by Miles O'Brien Productions, LLC. for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Miles O'Brien, (DVD)

Label
Manhunt : Boston bombers
Title
Manhunt
Title remainder
Boston bombers
Statement of responsibility
WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Nova production by Miles O'Brien Productions, LLC. for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Miles O'Brien
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At 2:50pm on April 15, 2013, two bomb blasts turned the Boston Marathon finish line from a scene of triumph into a scene of tragedy, and a city gripped by heartbreak and terror. Less than five days later, the key suspects were identified and apprehended; one dead, the other in custody. How did investigators transform the chaos of the bombing into a coherent trail of clues, pointing to the accused killers? NOVA follows the manhunt step by step, examining the role modern technology--combined with old-fashioned detective work--played in cracking the case. Given hundreds of hours of surveillance and bystander videos, how did agents spot the bad guys in a sea of spectators? Why couldn't facial recognition software I.D. the criminals? Could bomb chemistry analysis, cell phone GPS, infrared imagery, and crowd sourcing reveal any secrets behind this horrific crime? With the help of top criminal investigators and anti-terrorism experts, NOVA explores which technological innovations worked--and which didn't--in the most notorious case of today, and how the world of crime fighting could be transformed tomorrow
Member of
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Dewey number
363.325 MANHUNT
Intended audience
English dialogue; English (SDH) or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
HV6432.44.B6
LC item number
N68 2013
PerformerNote
Narrator: Miles O'Brien
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Brien, Miles
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boston Marathon
  • Criminal investigation
  • Criminal investigation
  • Chemistry, Forensic
  • Bombings
  • Terrorism
Technique
live action
Label
Manhunt : Boston bombers, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Nova production by Miles O'Brien Productions, LLC. for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Miles O'Brien, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on May 29, 2013
  • Season 40, episode 19 of Nova television series
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781608839360
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887019392
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NOVA6266
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn852795933
  • (OCoLC)852795933
  • 1318610
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Manhunt : Boston bombers, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Nova production by Miles O'Brien Productions, LLC. for WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Miles O'Brien, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on May 29, 2013
  • Season 40, episode 19 of Nova television series
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781608839360
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887019392
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NOVA6266
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn852795933
  • (OCoLC)852795933
  • 1318610
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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