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The Resource Shaping America : U.S. history to 1877, produced by Dallas TeleLearning, Dallas County Community College District, in cooperation with Bedford/St. Martin's ; producer/director, Julia Dyer, (videorecording)

Shaping America : U.S. history to 1877, produced by Dallas TeleLearning, Dallas County Community College District, in cooperation with Bedford/St. Martin's ; producer/director, Julia Dyer, (videorecording)

Label
Shaping America : U.S. history to 1877
Title
Shaping America
Title remainder
U.S. history to 1877
Statement of responsibility
produced by Dallas TeleLearning, Dallas County Community College District, in cooperation with Bedford/St. Martin's ; producer/director, Julia Dyer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-six lessons explore the beginnings of American history, from early European settlement through the aftermath of the Civil War, featuring over sixty nationally known historians with expertise in and diverse points of view on early American history
Cataloging source
NMC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Content specialist, Kenneth G. Alfers
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dyer, Julia
  • Alfers, Kenneth G
  • Dallas TeleLearning (Firm)
  • Bedford/St. Martin's (Firm)
  • Great Plains National (Firm)
Runtime
780
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Shaping America : U.S. history to 1877, produced by Dallas TeleLearning, Dallas County Community College District, in cooperation with Bedford/St. Martin's ; producer/director, Julia Dyer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
26 lessons (ca. 30 min. ea.) on three discs
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
A world apart -- Worlds transformed -- Settling the southern colonies -- Settling in New England -- Diversifying British America -- A distrinctive society -- Making a revolution -- Declaring independence -- Winning independence -- Inventing a nation -- Searching for stability -- A peaceful transfer of power -- Jefferson's vision of America -- The market revolution -- A white man's democracy -- The slave south -- Perfecting America -- Moving westward -- Crisis and compromise -- Irrepressible conflicts -- The union collapses -- And the war came -- Home fronts -- Union preserved, freedom secured -- Reconstructing the nation -- Looking backward, looking forward
Control code
ocm68042793
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (13 hrs.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
b&w and col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1228667
  • (OCoLC)68042793
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shaping America : U.S. history to 1877, produced by Dallas TeleLearning, Dallas County Community College District, in cooperation with Bedford/St. Martin's ; producer/director, Julia Dyer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
26 lessons (ca. 30 min. ea.) on three discs
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
A world apart -- Worlds transformed -- Settling the southern colonies -- Settling in New England -- Diversifying British America -- A distrinctive society -- Making a revolution -- Declaring independence -- Winning independence -- Inventing a nation -- Searching for stability -- A peaceful transfer of power -- Jefferson's vision of America -- The market revolution -- A white man's democracy -- The slave south -- Perfecting America -- Moving westward -- Crisis and compromise -- Irrepressible conflicts -- The union collapses -- And the war came -- Home fronts -- Union preserved, freedom secured -- Reconstructing the nation -- Looking backward, looking forward
Control code
ocm68042793
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (13 hrs.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
b&w and col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1228667
  • (OCoLC)68042793
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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