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Title The man who saved the world [(DVD) videorecording] / a Bedlam Production for Thirteen in association with WNET and Channel 1 Russia ; director, Nick Green.

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS Distribution, 2012.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  909.82 MAN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen, stereo.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Originally shown as an episode on the television program Secrets of the Dead on PBS.
Performer Liev Schreiber, narrator.
Audience Not rated.
Summary This episode explores the dramatic and little-known events that unfolded inside a nuclear-armed Soviet submarine during the Cuban Missile Crisis. While politicians sought a solution to the stand-off, Vasili Arkhipov, an officer aboard the submarine, refused to fire a nuclear torpedo, thus averting disaster.
Event Originally broadcast by PBS Oct. 23, 2012.
Subject Arkhipov, Vasili, 1926-1998.
Submariners -- Russia -- Videodiscs.
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 -- Videodiscs.
Nuclear submarines -- Soviet Union -- Videodiscs.
Genre DVD-video discs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Historical television programs.
Added Author Schreiber, Liev.
Green, Nick, director.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Bedlam Productions.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Channel 1 (Russia)
Added Title Secrets of the dead (Television program)
ISBN 9781608837885
Standard No. 841887017916
Music No. SEDE6121 PBS
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