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The duel / produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting and Red Hill Productions for the American Experience ; producer, Carl Byker ; written by Carl Byker and David Mrazek ; ; directed by Carl Byker and Mitch Wilson.

Byker, Carl. (Added Author). Wilson, Mitch. (Added Author). Mrazek, David, 1963- (Added Author). Hunston, Russell. (Added Author). Semok, Alan. (Added Author). Hunt, Linda, 1945- (Added Author). Auberjonois, René, 1940- (Added Author). Dennehy, Brian. (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author). Oregon Public Broadcasting. (Added Author). Red Hill Productions. (Added Author).
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Electronic resources - PBS Video database of America's history & culture merged index

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville DVD 973.46 DUE (Text) 37323001956294 DVD Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester DVD NF (Text) 76682000130867 Free DVD Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD 973.46 DUEL (Text) 33946002773898 Nonfiction DVDs . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608834655
  • ISBN: 1608834654
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, [2011]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Mitch Wilson ; editor, Stosh Jarecki ; music, David Vanacore.
Participant or Performer Note:
Actors: Russell Hunston (Alexander Hamilton), Alan Semok (Aaron Burr) ; narrator: Linda Hunt ; Hamilton's voice: Rene Auberjonois ; Burr's voice: Brian Dennehy.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast in the television series, "The American experience" in 2000.
Summary, etc.:
On the morning of July 11, 1804, Alexander Hamilton was fatally wounded in a duel by Aaron Burr in the culminating act of a political war that had lasted for more than a decade. The rivals' final encounter in Weehauken ruined Burr's career and changed the fate of a nation.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; stereo; NTSC.
Language Note:
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804.
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836.
Burr-Hamilton Duel, Weehawken, N.J., 1804.
Dueling > New Jersey > History > 19th century.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction television programs.

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