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The Resource The founding of America, the History Channel ; MPH Entertainment ; Greystone Communications ; Partisan Pictures ; Cosgrove/Meurer Productions ... [et al.], (videorecording)

The founding of America, the History Channel ; MPH Entertainment ; Greystone Communications ; Partisan Pictures ; Cosgrove/Meurer Productions ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Label
The founding of America
Title
The founding of America
Statement of responsibility
the History Channel ; MPH Entertainment ; Greystone Communications ; Partisan Pictures ; Cosgrove/Meurer Productions ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Originally produced for television broadcast on The History Channel, this collection of 14 discs (in 5 volumes) represents four television mini-series: The founding fathers, The founding brothers, The American revolution, and The revolution. Included in this compilation are four additional programs depicting George Washington, Ben Franklin and Benedict Arnold
Related
Cataloging source
QBX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Credits vary by program
Dewey number
  • 973.3
  • 973.3
Language note
Some programs closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Inverviewees: Carol Berkin, Keith Arbour, Thomas Fleming, Marvin Kitman, Dave R. Palmer ... [et al.]
  • Voices: Peter Coyote, James Woods, Beau Bridges, Brian Dennehy, Hal Holbrook, Burt Reynolds, Michael York, Randy Travis, Rob Lowe, Charles Durning, Kelsey Grammer, Michael Learned, Rick Schroder, Cliff Robertson ... [et al.]
  • Narrators: Edward Herrmann, Stacy Keach
  • Actors: Aidan Quinn, Kelsey Grammer, Jeff Daniels, Roger Rees, Sebastian Roché ... [et al.]
  • Hosts: Roger Mudd, Bill Kurtis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1923-2012
  • 1955-
  • 1923-2011
  • 1951-
  • 1947-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Dennehy, Brian
  • Durning, Charles
  • Grammer, Kelsey
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Learned, Michael
  • Lowe, Rob
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • Robertson, Cliff
  • Schroder, Rick
  • Smith, Harry
  • Travis, Randy
  • Woods, James
  • York, Michael
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • History (Television network)
  • New Video Group
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • Partisan Pictures (Firm)
  • MPH Entertainment (Firm)
  • Greystone Communications
  • Cosgrove/Meurer Productions
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Washington, George
  • Arnold, Benedict
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • United States.
  • Statesmen
  • Presidents
  • Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
Technique
live action
Label
The founding of America, the History Channel ; MPH Entertainment ; Greystone Communications ; Partisan Pictures ; Cosgrove/Meurer Productions ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc faces. Part titles and program titles from program screens or DVD menus
  • Features: scene selection; behind the scenes; making-of featurettes; historical quotes; biographies/filmographies; bonus programs: The many faces of Ben Franklin; Save our history: The Declaration of Independence; Biography: Benedict Arnold, triumph and treason
  • Some programs not closed-captioned: Ben Franklin ; Bendict Arnold, a question of honor ; The crossing ; The American revolution (2 discs)
  • Volumes assigned by cataloger
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • vol. 1: Founding fathers. disc 1. Rebels with a cause -- Taking liberties -- disc 2. You say you want a revolution? -- A healthy constitution
  • vol. 2: Founding brothers. disc 1. A more perfect union -- disc 2. Evolution of a revolution
  • vol. 3: The revolution. disc 1. Boston, bloody Boston -- Rebelling to revolution -- Declaring revolution -- American crisis -- disc 2. Path to world war -- Forging and army -- Treason & betrayal -- disc. 3. The war heads south -- A hornet's nest -- The end game -- disc 4. Becoming a nation -- Road to the presidency -- A president and his revolution
  • vol. 4: The American revolution. disc 1. The conflict ignites -- 1776 -- Washington & Arnold -- disc 2. The world at war -- England's last chance -- The birth of the republic
  • vol. 5: Washington the warrior -- Ben Franklin -- Benedict Arnold: a question of honor (100 min.) -- The crossing (89 min.)
Control code
ocn322349657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs (ca. 27 hr., 14 min.)
Isbn
9781422927441
Isbn Type
(case)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AAAE144570
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781422927441
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo. sd
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The founding of America, the History Channel ; MPH Entertainment ; Greystone Communications ; Partisan Pictures ; Cosgrove/Meurer Productions ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc faces. Part titles and program titles from program screens or DVD menus
  • Features: scene selection; behind the scenes; making-of featurettes; historical quotes; biographies/filmographies; bonus programs: The many faces of Ben Franklin; Save our history: The Declaration of Independence; Biography: Benedict Arnold, triumph and treason
  • Some programs not closed-captioned: Ben Franklin ; Bendict Arnold, a question of honor ; The crossing ; The American revolution (2 discs)
  • Volumes assigned by cataloger
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • vol. 1: Founding fathers. disc 1. Rebels with a cause -- Taking liberties -- disc 2. You say you want a revolution? -- A healthy constitution
  • vol. 2: Founding brothers. disc 1. A more perfect union -- disc 2. Evolution of a revolution
  • vol. 3: The revolution. disc 1. Boston, bloody Boston -- Rebelling to revolution -- Declaring revolution -- American crisis -- disc 2. Path to world war -- Forging and army -- Treason & betrayal -- disc. 3. The war heads south -- A hornet's nest -- The end game -- disc 4. Becoming a nation -- Road to the presidency -- A president and his revolution
  • vol. 4: The American revolution. disc 1. The conflict ignites -- 1776 -- Washington & Arnold -- disc 2. The world at war -- England's last chance -- The birth of the republic
  • vol. 5: Washington the warrior -- Ben Franklin -- Benedict Arnold: a question of honor (100 min.) -- The crossing (89 min.)
Control code
ocn322349657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs (ca. 27 hr., 14 min.)
Isbn
9781422927441
Isbn Type
(case)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AAAE144570
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781422927441
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo. sd
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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