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The Resource The Civil War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns

The Civil War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns

Label
The Civil War
Title
The Civil War
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ken Burns's Emmy Award-winning documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict. The Civil War is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
DVD 973.7 CIV
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English, with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
George Plimpton, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman, Sam Waterston; Narration: David McCullough
Runtime
660
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1990
  • Special features: Bonus disc: From the archive: Shelby Foote interviews; interview with Ken Burns; additional interviews: George Will, Stanley Crouch, Shelby Foote, and Jay Ungar & Molly Mason; commentary with Ken Burns; biography cards; battlefield maps; Civil War challenge
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 4:
  • Valley of the shadow of death (episode 6);
  • Most hallowed ground (episode 7) 1864
  • Disc 5:
  • War is all hell (episode 8);
  • Better angels of our nature (episode 9) 1865
  • Disc 6:
  • Bonus disc
  • Disc 1:
  • Cause (episode 1) 1861
  • Disc 2:
  • A very bloody affair (episode 2);
  • Forever free (episode 3) 1862
  • Disc 3:
  • Simply murder (episode 4);
  • Universe of battle (episode 5) 1863
Control code
19059655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Commemorative ed. 150th anniversary
Extent
6 videodiscs (660 min.)
Isbn
9781608834020
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014052
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CIVW6400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1, full screen; 5.1 surround (discs 1-5), 2.0 stereo (disc 6)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Civil War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1990
  • Special features: Bonus disc: From the archive: Shelby Foote interviews; interview with Ken Burns; additional interviews: George Will, Stanley Crouch, Shelby Foote, and Jay Ungar & Molly Mason; commentary with Ken Burns; biography cards; battlefield maps; Civil War challenge
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 4:
  • Valley of the shadow of death (episode 6);
  • Most hallowed ground (episode 7) 1864
  • Disc 5:
  • War is all hell (episode 8);
  • Better angels of our nature (episode 9) 1865
  • Disc 6:
  • Bonus disc
  • Disc 1:
  • Cause (episode 1) 1861
  • Disc 2:
  • A very bloody affair (episode 2);
  • Forever free (episode 3) 1862
  • Disc 3:
  • Simply murder (episode 4);
  • Universe of battle (episode 5) 1863
Control code
19059655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Commemorative ed. 150th anniversary
Extent
6 videodiscs (660 min.)
Isbn
9781608834020
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014052
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CIVW6400
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1, full screen; 5.1 surround (discs 1-5), 2.0 stereo (disc 6)
Video recording format
DVD

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