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The Resource The Civil War, Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; directed by Ken Burns, (DVD)

The Civil War, Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; directed by Ken Burns, (DVD)

Label
The Civil War
Title
The Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; directed by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Comprehensive documentary on the causes, battles, and consequences of the Civil War, from Fort Sumter to Appomattox, using archival photos, and on-site film from battlefield parks
Related
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ken Burns, Allen Moore, Buddy Squires; editors, Paul Barnes, Bruce Shaw, Tricia Reidy; music, Jacqueline Schwab ...[et al.]
Dewey number
973.72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
E468
LC item number
.C585 2002
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough; voices: Sam Waterston, Julie Harris, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman, Paul Roebling
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Burns, Ric
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • McCullough, David G
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
680
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War, Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; directed by Ken Burns, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally aired on PBS in 1990
  • Features: Behind the scenes: The Civil War reconstruction; commentary by Ken Burns; interviews with Ken Burns, Shelby Foote, George Will, and Stanley Crouch; biography cards; battlefield maps; Civil War challenge; Ken Burns: making history; A conversation with Ken Burns
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. The cause, 1861 ; bonus DVD features -- disc 2. A very bloody affair, 1862 ; Forever free, 1862 -- disc 3. Simply murder, 1863 ; The universe of battle, 1863 -- disc 4. Valley of the shadow of death, 1864 ; Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- disc 5. War is all hell, 1865 ; The better angels of our nature, 1865
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (680 min.)
Isbn
9780780638877
Lccn
be2003000499
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054868920
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white segments
Publisher number
88582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
be2003000499
System details
DVD, Dolby surround sound 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Civil War, Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; directed by Ken Burns, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally aired on PBS in 1990
  • Features: Behind the scenes: The Civil War reconstruction; commentary by Ken Burns; interviews with Ken Burns, Shelby Foote, George Will, and Stanley Crouch; biography cards; battlefield maps; Civil War challenge; Ken Burns: making history; A conversation with Ken Burns
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. The cause, 1861 ; bonus DVD features -- disc 2. A very bloody affair, 1862 ; Forever free, 1862 -- disc 3. Simply murder, 1863 ; The universe of battle, 1863 -- disc 4. Valley of the shadow of death, 1864 ; Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- disc 5. War is all hell, 1865 ; The better angels of our nature, 1865
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (680 min.)
Isbn
9780780638877
Lccn
be2003000499
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054868920
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white segments
Publisher number
88582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
be2003000499
System details
DVD, Dolby surround sound 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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