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The Civil War [videorecording] / 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.

Call number: DVD 973.7 CIV
Publisher: Burbank, CA : PBS Home Video : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, [2004], c1990.
Publication date: [2004], c1990.
Subject: Military art and science -- History.
Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Confederate States of America -- History, Military.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Title: The Civil War [videorecording] / 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.
Edition: Full screen version.
Physical description: 5 videodiscs (700 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer note: Narrator: David McCullough ; voices: Hoyt Axton, Colleen Dewhurst, Laurence Fishburne, Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Jason Robards, Sam Waterston.
Credits note: Cinematographers, Ken Burns, Buddy Squires ; editors, Paul Barnes, Tricia Reidy, Bruce Shaw.
Target audience note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Notes: Originally produced as a television mini-series in 1990.
Special features: behind-the-scenes: "The Civil War Reconstruction" ; commentary track by Ken Burns ; interviews with George Will, Shelby Foote and Stanley Crouch ; biography cards and battlefield maps.
DVD, 5.1 surround sound, digitally remastered.
Closed-captioned.
Summary note: 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").
Genre: Historical television programs
Documentary television programs.
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.
Added author: Burns, Ken, 1953-
Burns, Ric.
Dewhurst, Colleen.
Fishburne, Laurence, 1961-
Freeman, Morgan.
Irons, Jeremy, 1948-
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 Home Video.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1415702470
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1075946
Bib No.: 1075946

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