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The Resource The American future : a history, (videorecording)

The American future : a history, (videorecording)

Label
The American future : a history
Title
The American future
Title remainder
a history
Title variation
Simon Schama's The American future
Contributor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Historian Simon Schama, who has spent half his life in the United States, takes us on a journey through time and place to discover deep America; an America which in four critical issues--war, immigration, moral fervour and the difficult gap between expectations of plenty and the reality of limited resources--has arrived at a moment of truth" -- Container
Cataloging source
NNCU:A
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written by Simon Schama ; producer/director, Sam Hobkinson & Ricardo Pollack
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
In English. Subtitles: English SDH
PerformerNote
Presented by Simon Schama
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schama, Simon
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
236
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nationalism
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Documentary television programs
  • Nationalism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The American future : a history, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally televised in 2008
  • Includes special feature: Special presentation by Simon Schama ; photo gallery
  • 2 entertain
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1: American plenty ; Episode two: American war -- Disc 2. Episode three: American fervour ; Episode four: What is an American?
Control code
000053984060
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (ca. 236 min.)
Isbn
9781419877414
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour.
System control number
(OCoLC)276949158
System details
NTSC ; Region 1, 16:9
Label
The American future : a history, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally televised in 2008
  • Includes special feature: Special presentation by Simon Schama ; photo gallery
  • 2 entertain
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1: American plenty ; Episode two: American war -- Disc 2. Episode three: American fervour ; Episode four: What is an American?
Control code
000053984060
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (ca. 236 min.)
Isbn
9781419877414
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour.
System control number
(OCoLC)276949158
System details
NTSC ; Region 1, 16:9

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