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The Civil War [DVD]

Ken Burns' 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.

Format: DVD
Summary: Ken Burns' 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.
Title: The Civil War [DVD] / a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns and Ken Burns ; directed by Ken Burns.
Publisher Date: [United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, c2011.
Subject: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 Confederate States of America -- History, Military
Isbn: 9781608834020
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: 973.7 Civ
Oclc: 709617664
Upc: 841887014052
Bib Id: 416929

Format: DVD
Summary: Ken Burns' 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.
Title: The Civil War [DVD] / a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns and Ric Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ric Burns and Ken Burns ; directed by Ken Burns.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, c2011.
Description: 6 videodiscs (660 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (15 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm)
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Subjects: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects: Confederate States of America -- History, Military
Genre: Documentary television programs
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Historical television programs
Genre: Documentary television programs
Genre: Television mini-series
Genre: Nonfiction television programs
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Burns, Ken, 1953-
Other Author: Ward, Geoffrey C.
Other Author: Burns, Ric
Other Author: McCullough, David G.
Other Author: Plimpton, George
Other Author: Freeman, Morgan
Other Author: Robards, Jason
Other Author: PBS Home Video
Notes: Title from container.
Notes: Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1990.
Notes: 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.
Notes: Director, Ken Burns.
Notes: George Plimpton, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman, Sam Waterston; Narration: David McCullough.
Notes: DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
Notes: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Contents: 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.
LCCN: 2012607958
ISBN: 9781608834020
Publisher Number: CIVW6400
Publisher Number: 84913
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: 973.7 Civ
Medium: [DVD]