The Resource The Civil War, WETA-TV : a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

The Civil War, WETA-TV : a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
The Civil War
Title
The Civil War
Statement of responsibility
WETA-TV : a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Civil War is the first full scale film history of the terrible conflict that tore the country apart and defined us as a nation. Discusses various battles and their impact on a divided country
Related
Cataloging source
CCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Ken Burns
PerformerNote
David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • McCullough, David G
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Florentine Films
Runtime
660
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
not applicable
Label
The Civil War, WETA-TV : a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary series covering the Civil War. Uses historical materials featuring the people, places and events
  • VHS format
Accompanying material
  • index (49 p.) +
  • 1 guide (24 p.) +
  • 1 student handout (nos. 1-40).
Color
mixed
Contents
v. 1. The cause: 1861. -- v. 2. A very bloody affair: 1862. -- v. 3. Forever free: 1862. -- v. 4. Simply murder: 1863. -- v. 5. The universe of battle: 1863. -- v. 6. Valley of the shadow of death: 1864. -- v. 7. Most hallowed ground: 1864. -- v. 8. War is all hell: 1865. -- v. 9. The better angels of our nature: 1865
Control code
ocm22608832
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
9 videocassettes (ca. 11 hours)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 45475
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The Civil War, WETA-TV : a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary series covering the Civil War. Uses historical materials featuring the people, places and events
  • VHS format
Accompanying material
  • index (49 p.) +
  • 1 guide (24 p.) +
  • 1 student handout (nos. 1-40).
Color
mixed
Contents
v. 1. The cause: 1861. -- v. 2. A very bloody affair: 1862. -- v. 3. Forever free: 1862. -- v. 4. Simply murder: 1863. -- v. 5. The universe of battle: 1863. -- v. 6. Valley of the shadow of death: 1864. -- v. 7. Most hallowed ground: 1864. -- v. 8. War is all hell: 1865. -- v. 9. The better angels of our nature: 1865
Control code
ocm22608832
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
9 videocassettes (ca. 11 hours)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 45475
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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