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The Resource The Civil War, American Documentaries, Inc., Florentine Films and Time-Life Video presents a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; writers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns

The Civil War, American Documentaries, Inc., Florentine Films and Time-Life Video presents a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; writers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns

Label
The Civil War
Title
The Civil War
Statement of responsibility
American Documentaries, Inc., Florentine Films and Time-Life Video presents a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; writers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A nine-part documentary series which examines the American Civil War through photographs, readings from documents and diaries and historical materials
Related
Cataloging source
ACN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographers, Ken Burns, Buddy Squires ; editors, Paul Barnes, Tricia Reidy, Bruce Shaw. Written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrator: David McCullough ; voices: Hoyt Axton, Colleen Dewhurst, Laurence Fishburne, Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Jason Robards, Sam Waterston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
  • 1948-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Burns, Ric
  • Dewhurst, Colleen
  • Fishburne, Laurence
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Robards, Jason
  • Waterston, Sam
  • Shaw, Bruce
  • Axton, Hoyt
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • McCullough, David G
  • American Documentary, Inc
  • Florentine Films
  • Time-Life Video
  • PBS Video
Runtime
660
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
  • Military art and science
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War, American Documentaries, Inc., Florentine Films and Time-Life Video presents a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; writers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Additional DVD material and packaging c2009."--Container. Originally produced as a television mini-series in 1990
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Episode one: The Cause (1861) ; DVD special features -- Disc 2. Episode two: A very bloody affair ; Episode three: Forever free (1862) -- Disc 3. Episode four: Simply murder ; Episode five: The universe of battle (1863) -- Disc 4. Episode six: Valley of the shadow of death (1864) ; Episode seven: Most hallowed ground (1864) -- Disc 5. Episode eight: War is all hell (1865) ; Episode nine: The better angels of our nature (1865)
Control code
17763403
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
5 videodiscs (660 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
CIVW6200
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn608347591
  • (OCoLC)608347591
System details
DVD, 5.1 surround sound, digitally remastered
Label
The Civil War, American Documentaries, Inc., Florentine Films and Time-Life Video presents a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; writers, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns
Publication
Note
"Additional DVD material and packaging c2009."--Container. Originally produced as a television mini-series in 1990
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Episode one: The Cause (1861) ; DVD special features -- Disc 2. Episode two: A very bloody affair ; Episode three: Forever free (1862) -- Disc 3. Episode four: Simply murder ; Episode five: The universe of battle (1863) -- Disc 4. Episode six: Valley of the shadow of death (1864) ; Episode seven: Most hallowed ground (1864) -- Disc 5. Episode eight: War is all hell (1865) ; Episode nine: The better angels of our nature (1865)
Control code
17763403
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
5 videodiscs (660 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
CIVW6200
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn608347591
  • (OCoLC)608347591
System details
DVD, 5.1 surround sound, digitally remastered

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