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The Resource Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff ; [a production of] Great Projects Film Company, Inc. [in association with] South Carolina ETV, (videorecording)

Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff ; [a production of] Great Projects Film Company, Inc. [in association with] South Carolina ETV, (videorecording)

Label
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War
Title
Crucible of empire
Title remainder
the Spanish-American War
Statement of responsibility
written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff ; [a production of] Great Projects Film Company, Inc. [in association with] South Carolina ETV
Title variation
Spanish-American War
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An account of the United States' war with Spain beginning in 1898 which eventually led to U.S. control of Cuba and the Philippines, and later resulted in the independence of those two countries. Explains the United States' experiment in imperialism, which it later decided against. Tells the story of the war from all perspectives, not just the American side
Cataloging source
ERE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger T. Grange, III ; editor, Ted Winterburn ; graphic design, Clive Helfet ; music, T.O. Sterrett ; advisors, James C. Bradford ... [et al.] ; executive producers, Kenneth Mandell, Daniel B. Polin
Dewey number
973.8/9
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
E715
LC item number
.C78 2007
PerformerNote
Narrator, Edward James Olmos ; character voices, Larry Linville, Laurence Luckinbill, Lou Diamond Phillips, Shawn Elliot, Jeff DeMunn, Roger Pretto
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-2000
  • 1962-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Daniel A.
  • Polin, Daniel B.
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Sterrett, T. O
  • Grange, Roger T.
  • Wolff, Leon
  • Wolff, Perry
  • Linville, Larry
  • Luckinbill, Laurence
  • Phillips, Lou Diamond
  • Elliot, Shawn
  • DeMunn, Jeffrey
  • Great Projects Film Company
  • South Carolina Educational Television Network
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spanish-American War, 1898
  • United States
  • Cuba
  • Philippines
Technique
live action
Label
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff ; [a production of] Great Projects Film Company, Inc. [in association with] South Carolina ETV, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
That battleship of "Maine" -- The only recourse -- Playing the Cuba story -- Steps to war -- They are our redeemers -- To Cuba -- The liberator -- One man and all our institutions -- The Philippine disaster -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn176631401
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full-screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780793693276
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008280
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
CESP601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1174196
System details
DVD-video; NTSC, region 1; stereo; full-screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff ; [a production of] Great Projects Film Company, Inc. [in association with] South Carolina ETV, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
That battleship of "Maine" -- The only recourse -- Playing the Cuba story -- Steps to war -- They are our redeemers -- To Cuba -- The liberator -- One man and all our institutions -- The Philippine disaster -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn176631401
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full-screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780793693276
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008280
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
CESP601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1174196
System details
DVD-video; NTSC, region 1; stereo; full-screen
Video recording format
DVD

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