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

Call number: SHARED SYSTEM
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video, c2011.
Publication date: c2011.
Subject: Military art and science -- History.
Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Confederate States of America -- History, Military.
Title: The Civil War [videorecording] / a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; producers, Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns, Ken Burns.
Edition: Commemorative ed. 150th anniversary.
Physical description: 6 videodiscs (660 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Performer note: George Plimpton, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman, Sam Waterston; Narration: David McCullough.
Credits note: Director, Ken Burns.
Target audience note: Rating: Not rated.
Contents note: Disc 1: Cause (episode 1) 1861 -- disc 2: Very bloody affair (episode 2) ; Forever free (episode 3) 1862 -- disc 3: Simply murder (episode 4); Universe of battle (episode 5) 1863 -- 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.
Notes: 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.
DVD, full screen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo, NTSC.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Historical television programs
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added author: Burns, Ken, 1953-
Ward, Geoffrey C.
Burns, Ric.
McCullough, David G.
Plimpton, George.
Freeman, Morgan.
Robards, Jason.
PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 9781608834020
1608834026
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1361016
Bib No.: 1361016

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