The Resource The Civil War, Florentine Films ; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, (videorecording)

The Civil War, Florentine Films ; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, (videorecording)

Label
The Civil War
Title
The Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Florentine Films ; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns
Title variation
Ken Burns' Civil War
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Comprehensive documentary on the causes, battles, and consequences of the Civil War, from Fort Sumter to Appomattox, using archival photos, and on-site film from battlefield parks
Related
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Narrated by David McCullough
Intended audience
General
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
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1953-
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  • Burns, Ken
  • Burns, Ric
  • McCullough, David G
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
680
Series statement
A Ken Burns film
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  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Closed caption video recordings
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War, Florentine Films ; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Timings vary widely
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
1. The cause, 1861 -- 2. A very bloody affair, 1862 -- 3. Forever free, 1862 -- 4. Simply murder, 1863 -- 5. The universe of battle, 1863 -- 6. The valley of the shadow of death -- 7. Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- 8. War is all hell -- 9. The better angels of our nature
Control code
pms88230129
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
9 videocassettes (680 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
VC 7069-7077 5316
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS Hi-fi
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The Civil War, Florentine Films ; WETA-Washington ; produced by Ken Burns, Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, Ric Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Timings vary widely
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
1. The cause, 1861 -- 2. A very bloody affair, 1862 -- 3. Forever free, 1862 -- 4. Simply murder, 1863 -- 5. The universe of battle, 1863 -- 6. The valley of the shadow of death -- 7. Most hallowed ground, 1864 -- 8. War is all hell -- 9. The better angels of our nature
Control code
pms88230129
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
9 videocassettes (680 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
VC 7069-7077 5316
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS Hi-fi
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
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