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The Resource America : discovery to revolution, written by Brenda Ralph Lewis ; producer, Lara Lowe ; Cromwell Productions, (videorecording)

America : discovery to revolution, written by Brenda Ralph Lewis ; producer, Lara Lowe ; Cromwell Productions, (videorecording)

Label
America : discovery to revolution
Title
America
Title remainder
discovery to revolution
Statement of responsibility
written by Brenda Ralph Lewis ; producer, Lara Lowe ; Cromwell Productions
Title variation
America, discovery to revolution
Contributor
Screenwriter
Producer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A six-part series that chronicles the role of European explorers and settlers in North America from the late fifteenth century through the period of the American Revolution. Explores the motives that brought the Spanish, French, Dutch, and English to North America, as well as the conflicts between them as they pursued their national interests. Also looks at the effect of conflicts in Europe on the balance of power in the New World
Related
Cataloging source
TSU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Trevor Green, Dee Harding ; editor, Chris Gormlie ; music, Paul Farrer ; graphics, Matt Sugars, Jon Cunliffe, Andrew Topping ; historical analysis, Tom Lockley, Paul Henderson
Dewey number
973.2
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired
LC call number
E45
LC item number
.A44 2004
PerformerNote
Presenter, Kate Harper
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  • Lewis, Brenda Ralph
  • Lowe, Lara
  • Harper, Kate
  • Cromwell Productions
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
150
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  • North America
  • United States
  • America
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
America : discovery to revolution, written by Brenda Ralph Lewis ; producer, Lara Lowe ; Cromwell Productions, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.ambrosevideo.com/resources/documents/America%20Discovery%20to%20Revolution.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a program originally broadcast in 2000
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. Discovery and the Spanish presence (title on disc menu: The Spanish frontier). Christopher Columbus ; Amerigo Vespucci & Ponce de Leon ; Cabeza de Vaca ; Seven cities of Cibola (25 min.) -- The French frontier. The Treaty of Tordesillas ; Quebec ; LeSalle's [i.e. La Salle] exploration of the Mississippi ; John Law (26 min.)
  • Disc 2. The Pilgrim frontier. Pilgrim fathers ; Emigration to America ; Plymouth Harbor ; Thanksgiving (25 min.) -- The Dutch frontier. Manhattan Island ; New Netherland ; General Kieft's War ; Religion of New Netherland (25 min.)
  • Disc 3. The English frontier (title on disc menu: The Puritan frontier). Roanoke Island ; The Puritans ; English dominance (26 min.) -- The American Revolution. The Boston Tea Party ; George Washington ; French allies (26 min.)
Control code
ocn155363913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 150 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o155363913
  • (OCoLC)155363913
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
America : discovery to revolution, written by Brenda Ralph Lewis ; producer, Lara Lowe ; Cromwell Productions, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.ambrosevideo.com/resources/documents/America%20Discovery%20to%20Revolution.pdf
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a program originally broadcast in 2000
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. Discovery and the Spanish presence (title on disc menu: The Spanish frontier). Christopher Columbus ; Amerigo Vespucci & Ponce de Leon ; Cabeza de Vaca ; Seven cities of Cibola (25 min.) -- The French frontier. The Treaty of Tordesillas ; Quebec ; LeSalle's [i.e. La Salle] exploration of the Mississippi ; John Law (26 min.)
  • Disc 2. The Pilgrim frontier. Pilgrim fathers ; Emigration to America ; Plymouth Harbor ; Thanksgiving (25 min.) -- The Dutch frontier. Manhattan Island ; New Netherland ; General Kieft's War ; Religion of New Netherland (25 min.)
  • Disc 3. The English frontier (title on disc menu: The Puritan frontier). Roanoke Island ; The Puritans ; English dominance (26 min.) -- The American Revolution. The Boston Tea Party ; George Washington ; French allies (26 min.)
Control code
ocn155363913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 150 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o155363913
  • (OCoLC)155363913
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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