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The Resource Death and the Civil War, a Steeplechase Films production for American Experience ; produced by Robin Espinola, Bonnie Lafave, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording)

Death and the Civil War, a Steeplechase Films production for American Experience ; produced by Robin Espinola, Bonnie Lafave, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Death and the Civil War
Title
Death and the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production for American Experience ; produced by Robin Espinola, Bonnie Lafave, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the best-selling book by Drew Gilpin Faust, this film will explore how the American Civil War created a 'republic of suffering' and will chart the far-reaching social, political, and social changes brought about by the pervasive presence and fear of death during the Civil War
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Li-Shin Yu ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Stephen McCarthy, Allen Moore ; music, Brian Keane
Date time place
Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience by PBS, Sept. 18, 2012
Intended audience
TV rating: TV14
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Narrated by Oliver Platt ; voices, James Cromwell, Keith David, Josh Hamilton, Gene Jones, Robert Sean Leonard, Amy Madigan, Elizabeth Marvel, Aleksa Palladino, Stark Sands
Runtime
120
Technique
live action
Label
Death and the Civil War, a Steeplechase Films production for American Experience ; produced by Robin Espinola, Bonnie Lafave, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "This Republic of suffering" by Drew Gilpin Faust
  • Subtitle on container: How the unthinkable became unforgettable
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.
Control code
806970945
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781608837595
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017626
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DECW601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)806970945
System details
DVD ; Region 1, NTSC ; widescreen ; 5.1. surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Death and the Civil War, a Steeplechase Films production for American Experience ; produced by Robin Espinola, Bonnie Lafave, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "This Republic of suffering" by Drew Gilpin Faust
  • Subtitle on container: How the unthinkable became unforgettable
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.
Control code
806970945
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781608837595
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017626
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DECW601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)806970945
System details
DVD ; Region 1, NTSC ; widescreen ; 5.1. surround
Video recording format
DVD

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