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The Resource The founding of America, (videorecording)

The founding of America, (videorecording)

Label
The founding of America
Title
The founding of America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of programs exploring the personalities, the battles, the bravery, the losses, and the romance of the early days of the United States. Founding fathers and Founding brothers examine the relationships of the men who risked their fortunes and lives for independence. The Revolution recounts the battles, losses, and victories. Ben Franklin and Benedict Arnold look at the roles played by both men, and Washington the warrior and The crossing pay tribute to the leadership of the first president
Related
Cataloging source
QBX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Founding fathers and Founding brothers: Produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc. for the History Channel
  • The American Revolution: A Greystone production ; produced by Greystone Communications, Inc. in association with A & E Network
  • The Revolution: Produced by Partisan Pictures for the History Channel
  • Washington the warrior: Produced by Cosgrove/Meurer Productions, Inc. in association with RBTV Productions for the History Channel
  • Ben Franklin: Produced by Cosgrove/Meurer Productions in association with RBTV Productions ; History Television Network Production
  • Benedict Arnold: An A & E Network presentation ; the DeAngelis Group and Victory Media in association with Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. and Jersey Guys Productions present
  • The crossing: An A & E Network and Columbia Tristar Television, Inc. Production in association with Chris/Rose Productions
Dewey number
  • 973.3
  • 973.3
Language note
Some programs closed-captioned
LC call number
E208
LC item number
.F686 2008
PerformerNote
  • Founding fathers: Narrated by Edward Herrmann; featuring the voices of Beau Bridges, Peter Coyote, James Woods, Brian Dennehy, Hal Holbrook, Burt Reynolds, Michael York, and Randy Travis
  • Founding brothers: Host, Roger Mudd ; narrated by Edward Herrmann ; featuring the voices of Peter Coyote, Brian Dennehy, Hal Holbrook, Rob Lowe, James Woods, Michael York
  • The American Revolution: Hosted by Bill Kurtis ; featuring the voices of William Daniels, Charles Durning, Kelsey Grammer, Michael Learned, Cliff Robertson, Rick Schroder, David Warner
  • The Revolution: Narrator, Edward Herrmann
  • Washington the warrior: Narrator, Stacy Keach
  • Ben Franklin: Narrator, Edward Herrmann
  • Benedict Arnold: Cast: Aidan Quinn, Kelsey Grammer, Flora Montgomery
  • The crossing: Cast: Jeff Daniels, Roger Rees, Sebastian Roché
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1927-
  • 1923-2012
  • 1955-
  • 1943-2014
  • 1974-
  • 1928-
  • 1951-
  • 1941-
  • 1947-
  • 1942-
  • 1944-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Daniels, William
  • Dennehy, Brian
  • Durning, Charles
  • Grammer, Kelsey
  • Herrmann, Edward
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Kavanagh, John
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Kurtis, Bill
  • Learned, Michael
  • Lowe, Rob
  • Montgomery, Flora
  • Mudd, Roger
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • Robertson, Cliff
  • Schroder, Ricky
  • Smith, Harry
  • Travis, Randy
  • Warner, David
  • Woods, James
  • York, Michael
  • Rees, Roger
  • New Video Group
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • History (Television network)
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • Partisan Pictures (Firm)
  • MPH Entertainment (Firm)
  • Greystone Communications
  • Cosgrove/Meurer Productions
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Washington, George
  • Arnold, Benedict
  • Statesmen
  • Presidents
Technique
live action
Label
The founding of America, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from DVD labels. Part titles and program titles from program screens or DVD menus
  • Originally produced for television broadcast
  • Bonus: Behind the scenes, The Revolution; History in the making, Washington the warrior; Making of Benedict Arnold; The making of The crossing; historical quotes; biographies/filmographies; bonus programs: The many faces of Ben Franklin; Save our history. The Declaration of Independence; Biography. Benedict Arnold : triumph and treason
  • Summary adapted from case
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Founding fathers. Rebels with a cause ; Taking liberties ; You say you want a revolution? ; A healthy constitution -- Founding brothers. A more perfect union ; Evolution of a revolution -- The American Revolution. The conflict ignites ; 1776 ; Washington & Arnold ; The world at war ; England's last chance ; Birth of the republic -- The Revolution -- Washington the warrior -- Ben Franklin -- Benedict Arnold : a question of honor -- The crossing
  • The Revolution: Boston, bloody Boston -- Rebellion to revolution -- Declaring independence -- American crisis -- Path to world war -- Forging an army -- Treason & betrayal -- The war heads South -- Hornet's nest -- The end game -- Becoming a nation -- Road to the presidency -- A president and his revolution
Control code
ocn322349657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs (ca. 27 hr., 14 min.)
Isbn
9781422927441
Isbn Type
(case)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961144574
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AAAE144570
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
1295891
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1217571
  • (OCoLC)322349657
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo. sd
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The founding of America, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from DVD labels. Part titles and program titles from program screens or DVD menus
  • Originally produced for television broadcast
  • Bonus: Behind the scenes, The Revolution; History in the making, Washington the warrior; Making of Benedict Arnold; The making of The crossing; historical quotes; biographies/filmographies; bonus programs: The many faces of Ben Franklin; Save our history. The Declaration of Independence; Biography. Benedict Arnold : triumph and treason
  • Summary adapted from case
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Founding fathers. Rebels with a cause ; Taking liberties ; You say you want a revolution? ; A healthy constitution -- Founding brothers. A more perfect union ; Evolution of a revolution -- The American Revolution. The conflict ignites ; 1776 ; Washington & Arnold ; The world at war ; England's last chance ; Birth of the republic -- The Revolution -- Washington the warrior -- Ben Franklin -- Benedict Arnold : a question of honor -- The crossing
  • The Revolution: Boston, bloody Boston -- Rebellion to revolution -- Declaring independence -- American crisis -- Path to world war -- Forging an army -- Treason & betrayal -- The war heads South -- Hornet's nest -- The end game -- Becoming a nation -- Road to the presidency -- A president and his revolution
Control code
ocn322349657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs (ca. 27 hr., 14 min.)
Isbn
9781422927441
Isbn Type
(case)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961144574
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AAAE144570
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
1295891
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1217571
  • (OCoLC)322349657
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo. sd
Video recording format
DVD

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