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The Resource The Civil War [videorecording], a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns

The Civil War [videorecording], a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns

Label
The Civil War [videorecording]
Title
The Civil War [videorecording]
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ken Burns's Emmy Award-winning documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict. The Civil War is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
George Plimpton, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman, Sam Waterston; Narration: David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Burns, Ric
  • McCullough, David G
  • Plimpton, George
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Robards, Jason
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
660
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Military art and science
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War [videorecording], a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1990
  • Special features: Bonus disc: From the archive: Shelby Foote interviews; interview with Ken Burns; additional interviews: George Will, Stanley Crouch, Shelby Foote, and Jay Ungar & Molly Mason; commentary with Ken Burns; biography cards; battlefield maps; Civil War challenge
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: The cause (episode 1) 1861 -- Disc 2: A very bloody affair (episode 2); Forever free (episode 3) 1862 -- Disc 3: Simply murder (episode 4); The universe of battle (episode 5) 1863 -- Disc 4: Valley of the shadow of death (episode 6); Most hallowed ground (episode 7) 1864 -- Disc 5: War is all hell (episode 8); The better angels of our nature (episode 9) 1865 -- Disc 6: Bonus disc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Commemorative ed. 150th anniversary.
Extent
6 videodiscs (660 min.)
Isbn
9781608834020
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014052
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CIVW6400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)709617664
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Civil War [videorecording], a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1990
  • Special features: Bonus disc: From the archive: Shelby Foote interviews; interview with Ken Burns; additional interviews: George Will, Stanley Crouch, Shelby Foote, and Jay Ungar & Molly Mason; commentary with Ken Burns; biography cards; battlefield maps; Civil War challenge
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: The cause (episode 1) 1861 -- Disc 2: A very bloody affair (episode 2); Forever free (episode 3) 1862 -- Disc 3: Simply murder (episode 4); The universe of battle (episode 5) 1863 -- Disc 4: Valley of the shadow of death (episode 6); Most hallowed ground (episode 7) 1864 -- Disc 5: War is all hell (episode 8); The better angels of our nature (episode 9) 1865 -- Disc 6: Bonus disc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Commemorative ed. 150th anniversary.
Extent
6 videodiscs (660 min.)
Isbn
9781608834020
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014052
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CIVW6400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)709617664
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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