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The Resource The way west : how the West was lost & won, 1845-1893, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with Channel Four Television ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; WGBH Educational Foundation

The way west : how the West was lost & won, 1845-1893, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with Channel Four Television ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; WGBH Educational Foundation

Label
The way west : how the West was lost & won, 1845-1893
Title
The way west
Title remainder
how the West was lost & won, 1845-1893
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with Channel Four Television ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; WGBH Educational Foundation
Contributor
Host
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the final decades of the American frontier from the time of the Gold Rush until after the last gasp of the Indian wars at Wounded Knee
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Characteristic
videorecording
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Language note
English soundtrack
PerformerNote
Participants : Introduced by David McCullough ; narrated by Russell Baker
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  • Burns, Ric
  • Ades, Lisa
  • McCullough, David
  • Baker, Russell
Runtime
360
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  • Indians of North America
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The way west : how the West was lost & won, 1845-1893, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with Channel Four Television ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; WGBH Educational Foundation
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as episodes of the television program The American experience in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Episode 1] Westward, the course of empire takes its way, 1845-1964 -- [Episode 2] Approach of civilization, 1865-1869 -- [Episode 3] War for the Black Hills, 1870-1876 -- [Episode 4] Ghost Dance, 1877-1893
Control code
6258610
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format aspect ratio 4 x 3
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 6 hrs.)
Isbn
9781415716922
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(CPomAG)JPL85509
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The way west : how the West was lost & won, 1845-1893, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with Channel Four Television ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; WGBH Educational Foundation
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as episodes of the television program The American experience in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Episode 1] Westward, the course of empire takes its way, 1845-1964 -- [Episode 2] Approach of civilization, 1865-1869 -- [Episode 3] War for the Black Hills, 1870-1876 -- [Episode 4] Ghost Dance, 1877-1893
Control code
6258610
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format aspect ratio 4 x 3
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 6 hrs.)
Isbn
9781415716922
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(CPomAG)JPL85509
Video recording format
DVD

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