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The Resource The founding of America, produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc.... [and others] for the History Channel

The founding of America, produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc.... [and others] for the History Channel

Label
The founding of America
Title
The founding of America
Statement of responsibility
produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc.... [and others] for the History Channel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the personalities, the battles, the bravery, the losses, and the romance of the early days of the United States. Founding fathers and Founding brothers examine the relationships of the men who risked their fortunes and lives for independence. The Revolution recounts the battles, losses, and victories. Ben Franklin and Benedict Arnold look at the roles played by both men, and Washington the warrior and The crossing pay tribute to the leadership of the first president
Related
Cataloging source
QBX
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
973.3
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
E208
LC item number
.F686 2008
PerformerNote
  • Founding fathers: Edward Herrmann, narrator ; voices: Beau Bridges, Peter Coyote, James Woods, Brian Dennehy, Hal Holbrook, Burt Reynolds, Michael York, Randy Travis
  • Founding brothers: Roger Mudd, host ; Edward Herrmann, narrator ; voices: Peter Coyote, Brian Dennehy, Hal Holbrook, Rob Lowe, James Woods, Michael York
  • The American Revolution: Bill Kurtis, host ; voices: William Daniels, Charles Durning, Kelsey Grammer
  • The Revolution: Edward Herrmann, narrator
  • Washington the warrior: Stacy Keach, narrator
  • Ben Franklin: Edward Herrmann, narrator
  • Benedict Arnold: Aidan Quinn, Kelsey Grammer, Flora Montgomery
  • The crossing: Jeff Daniels, Roger Rees, Sebastian Roché
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1928-
  • 1947-
  • 1955-
  • 1942-
  • 1927-
  • 1923-2012
  • 1955-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herrmann, Edward
  • Mudd, Roger
  • Kurtis, Bill
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Woods, James
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Dennehy, Brian
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • York, Michael
  • Travis, Randy
  • Lowe, Rob
  • Daniels, William
  • Durning, Charles
  • Grammer, Kelsey
  • Montgomery, Flora
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Rees, Roger
  • MPH Entertainment (Firm)
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Arnold, Benedict
  • Statesmen
  • Presidents
  • Political leadership
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The founding of America, produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc.... [and others] for the History Channel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 1994-2006 television productions
  • Some selections closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • [v. 1]. Founding fathers. Disc 1. Rebels with a cause ; Taking liberties -- Disc 2. You say you want a revolution? ; A healthy constitution
  • [v. 2]. Founding brothers. Disc 3. A more perfect union ; Disc 4. Evolution of a revolution
  • [v. 3]. The American Revolution. Disc 5. The conflict ignites ; 1776 ; Washington & Arnold
  • [v. 4]. The American Revolution. Disc 6. The world at war ; England's last chance ; Birth of the republic
  • [v. 5]. The Revolution. [Disc 7]. Boston, bloody Boston ; Rebelling to Revolution ; Declaring independence ; American crisis -- [Disc 8]. Path to world war ; Forging an army ; Treason & betrayal
  • [v. 6]. The Revolution. [Disc 9]. The war heads South ; A hornet's nest ; The end game -- [Disc 10]. Becoming a nation ; Road to the presidency ; A president and his Revolution
  • [v. 7]. Disc 11. Washington the warrior
  • [v. 8]. Disc 12. Ben Franklin
  • [v. 9]. Disc 13. Benedict Arnold : a question of honor
  • [v. 10]. Disc 14. The crossing
Control code
322349657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs in 10 volumes (approximately 27 hr., 14 min.)
Isbn
9781422927441
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AAAE144570
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The founding of America, produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc.... [and others] for the History Channel
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 1994-2006 television productions
  • Some selections closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • [v. 1]. Founding fathers. Disc 1. Rebels with a cause ; Taking liberties -- Disc 2. You say you want a revolution? ; A healthy constitution
  • [v. 2]. Founding brothers. Disc 3. A more perfect union ; Disc 4. Evolution of a revolution
  • [v. 3]. The American Revolution. Disc 5. The conflict ignites ; 1776 ; Washington & Arnold
  • [v. 4]. The American Revolution. Disc 6. The world at war ; England's last chance ; Birth of the republic
  • [v. 5]. The Revolution. [Disc 7]. Boston, bloody Boston ; Rebelling to Revolution ; Declaring independence ; American crisis -- [Disc 8]. Path to world war ; Forging an army ; Treason & betrayal
  • [v. 6]. The Revolution. [Disc 9]. The war heads South ; A hornet's nest ; The end game -- [Disc 10]. Becoming a nation ; Road to the presidency ; A president and his Revolution
  • [v. 7]. Disc 11. Washington the warrior
  • [v. 8]. Disc 12. Ben Franklin
  • [v. 9]. Disc 13. Benedict Arnold : a question of honor
  • [v. 10]. Disc 14. The crossing
Control code
322349657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
14 videodiscs in 10 volumes (approximately 27 hr., 14 min.)
Isbn
9781422927441
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AAAE144570
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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