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The Resource The West, Disc 4, Episodes 6 & 7, Fight no more forever & The geogrpahy of hope., Ken Burns presents ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; executive producer, Ken Burns ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington ; in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; The West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc

The West, Disc 4, Episodes 6 & 7, Fight no more forever & The geogrpahy of hope., Ken Burns presents ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; executive producer, Ken Burns ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington ; in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; The West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc

Label
The West, Disc 4, Episodes 6 & 7, Fight no more forever & The geogrpahy of hope.
Title
The West
Title number
Disc 4, Episodes 6 & 7, Fight no more forever & The geogrpahy of hope.
Statement of responsibility
Ken Burns presents ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; executive producer, Ken Burns ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington ; in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; The West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the history of the American West, starting with the first European explorations and ending with the beginning of the 20th century. Examines the impact of the white settlers on the lives of the Native Americans and the land. Also discusses the Gold Rush, the Civil War, the building of the transcontinental railroad, the battle of Little Bighorn, and the massacre at Wounded Knee
Continues
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Richard Hankin, Michael Levine, Adam Zucker ; music by Mathias Gohl
Dewey number
978
Intended audience
Not rated
Intended audience source
PBS Home Video
Language note
  • In English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ives, Stephen
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Abramson, Jody
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Insignia Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Florentine Films
  • Time Life Video & Television
  • West Film Project, Inc
  • Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
707
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Technique
live action
Label
The West, Disc 4, Episodes 6 & 7, Fight no more forever & The geogrpahy of hope., Ken Burns presents ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; executive producer, Ken Burns ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington ; in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; The West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc
Link
http://videoindex.pbs.org/program/series.asp?nola=WESTDX0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary television program in 1996
  • Special feature (disc 4): "The West" trivia quiz (10 questions)
  • Program notes on set container include episode summaries and a message from Ken Burns & Stephen Ives ("New perspectives on the West")
  • Individual episodes of this program are indexed by the PBS Video database of America's history & culture merged index. The index is available in print and online
  • "Presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition" -- Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 4. Eps. 6 & 7, Fight no more forever (85 min.) ; The geography of hope (84 min.)
Control code
1087372
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (169 min.)
Isbn
9781415702482
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368858343
  • 841887051279
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white
Publisher number
88583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1087372
  • (Sirsi) 1087372
  • (OCoLC)56612413
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The West, Disc 4, Episodes 6 & 7, Fight no more forever & The geogrpahy of hope., Ken Burns presents ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; executive producer, Ken Burns ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington ; in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; The West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc
Link
http://videoindex.pbs.org/program/series.asp?nola=WESTDX0
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary television program in 1996
  • Special feature (disc 4): "The West" trivia quiz (10 questions)
  • Program notes on set container include episode summaries and a message from Ken Burns & Stephen Ives ("New perspectives on the West")
  • Individual episodes of this program are indexed by the PBS Video database of America's history & culture merged index. The index is available in print and online
  • "Presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition" -- Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 4. Eps. 6 & 7, Fight no more forever (85 min.) ; The geography of hope (84 min.)
Control code
1087372
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (169 min.)
Isbn
9781415702482
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368858343
  • 841887051279
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white
Publisher number
88583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1087372
  • (Sirsi) 1087372
  • (OCoLC)56612413
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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