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The Resource The view from the bridge : memories of Star Trek and a life in Hollywood, Nicholas Meyer

The view from the bridge : memories of Star Trek and a life in Hollywood, Nicholas Meyer

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The view from the bridge : memories of Star Trek and a life in Hollywood
Title
The view from the bridge
Title remainder
memories of Star Trek and a life in Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Meyer
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Nicholas Meyer was asked to direct the troubled second Star Trek film, he was something less than a true believer. A bestselling author and successful director, he had never been a fan of the TV series. But as he began to ponder the appeal of Kirk, Spock, et al., he realized that their story was a classical nautical adventure yarn transplanted into space and-armed with that insight-set out on his mission: to revitalize Trek. When Nicholas Meyer was asked to direct the troubled second Star Trek film, he was something less than a true believer. A bestselling author and successful director, he had never been a fan of the TV series. But as he began to ponder the appeal of Kirk, Spock, et al., he realized that their story was a classical nautical adventure yarn transplanted into space and-armed with that insight-set out on his mission: to revitalize Trek. NICHOLAS MEYER is a noted author, screenwriter, and director. In addition to the Star Trek films, his many credits include an Oscar nomination for the screenplay of The Seven Per-Cent Solution (adapted from his New York Times bestseller), writing and directing the classic SF thriller Time After Time, and directing The Day After, the controversial film about nuclear war that became the most watched movie ever televised. Most recently, he adapted Philip Roth's novella The Dying Animal for the screen as Elegy
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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1945-
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Meyer, Nicholas
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/33092
  • B
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Nicholas Meyer
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Meyer, Nicholas
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  • Meyer, Nicholas
  • Authors, American
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Target audience
adult
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Label
The view from the bridge : memories of Star Trek and a life in Hollywood, Nicholas Meyer
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unknown
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digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT13766467
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (600 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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9781645553380
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not applicable
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unknown
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT13766467
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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13766467
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The view from the bridge : memories of Star Trek and a life in Hollywood, Nicholas Meyer
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT13766467
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (600 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781645553380
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT13766467
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
13766467
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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