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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, (electronic 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, (electronic resource)

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
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
Awards note
Emmy Awards, 1991: Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement - Informational Programming (Geoffrey C. Ward (writer), Ric Burns (writer), Ken Burns (writer) - For episode #9: "The Better Angels Of Our Nature") ; Outstanding Informational Series (Ken Burns (producer), Ric Burns (producer), Stephen Ives (co-producer), Julie Dunfey (co-producer), Mike Hill (co-producer), Catherine Eisele (coordinating producer) - For episode #5 "The Universe Of Battle")
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Runtime
660
Series statement
American history in video
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
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, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a television mini series in 1990
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1. The cause, 1861 ; -- Disc 2. Episodes 2 & 3. A very bloody affair, 1862 ; Forever free, 1862 -- Disc 3. Episodes 4 & 5. Simply murder, 1863 ; The universe of battle, 1863 -- Disc 4. Episodes 6 & 7. Valley of the shadow of death, 1864 ; Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- Disc 5. Episodes 8 & 9. War is all hell, 1865 ; The better angels of our nature, 1865
Control code
ASP1002748678/ahiv
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic resource (ca. 660 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a199725
  • (OCoLC)677927680
Video recording format
other
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, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a television mini series in 1990
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1. The cause, 1861 ; -- Disc 2. Episodes 2 & 3. A very bloody affair, 1862 ; Forever free, 1862 -- Disc 3. Episodes 4 & 5. Simply murder, 1863 ; The universe of battle, 1863 -- Disc 4. Episodes 6 & 7. Valley of the shadow of death, 1864 ; Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- Disc 5. Episodes 8 & 9. War is all hell, 1865 ; The better angels of our nature, 1865
Control code
ASP1002748678/ahiv
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic resource (ca. 660 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a199725
  • (OCoLC)677927680
Video recording format
other

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