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The Resource The Civil War : a film by Ken Burns, Florentine Films; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Rick Burns, Ken Burns, (videorecording)

The Civil War : a film by Ken Burns, Florentine Films; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Rick Burns, Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
The Civil War : a film by Ken Burns
Title
The Civil War
Title remainder
a film by Ken Burns
Statement of responsibility
Florentine Films; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Rick Burns, Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This documentary brings to life America's most destructive--and defining-- conflict. Here 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
Related
Cataloging source
BNO
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
973.7
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
E468
LC item number
.C59 2004
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough
Runtime
660
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War : a film by Ken Burns, Florentine Films; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Rick Burns, Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced for PBS in 1990
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Special features: Behind the scenes: The Civil War Reconstruction -- Commentary by Ken Burns -- Additional 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 -- Language: English 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
  • Contents: Episode 1: The cause, 1861 -- Episode 2: A Very bloody affair, 1862 -- Episode 3: Forever free, 1862 -- Episode 4: Simply murder, 1863 -- Episode 5: The Universe of battle, 1863 -- Episode 6: Valley of the shadow of death, 1984 -- Episode 7: Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- Episode 8: War is all hell, 1865 -- Episode 9: The Better angels of our nature, 1865
Control code
5788484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (660 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051248
Other physical details
sd, col.
Publisher number
88582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn466309307
  • (OCoLC)466309307
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Civil War : a film by Ken Burns, Florentine Films; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Rick Burns, Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced for PBS in 1990
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Special features: Behind the scenes: The Civil War Reconstruction -- Commentary by Ken Burns -- Additional 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 -- Language: English 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
  • Contents: Episode 1: The cause, 1861 -- Episode 2: A Very bloody affair, 1862 -- Episode 3: Forever free, 1862 -- Episode 4: Simply murder, 1863 -- Episode 5: The Universe of battle, 1863 -- Episode 6: Valley of the shadow of death, 1984 -- Episode 7: Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- Episode 8: War is all hell, 1865 -- Episode 9: The Better angels of our nature, 1865
Control code
5788484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (660 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051248
Other physical details
sd, col.
Publisher number
88582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn466309307
  • (OCoLC)466309307
Video recording format
DVD

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