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Smithsonian's great battles of the Civil War, 1862-1863. DVD II / produced and directed by Jay Wertz.

Wertz, Jay. (Added Author). Dreyfuss, Richard. (Added Author). Heston, Charlton. (Added Author). Reynolds, Burt. (Added Author). Weaver, Dennis. (Added Author). Davis, Ossie. (Added Author). Graves, Peter, 1926-2010 (Added Author). Keith, Brian, 1921-1997 (Added Author). Axton, Hoyt. (Added Author). Burgess, Meredith. (Added Author). Van Devere, Trish. (Added Author). Norman, Jessye. (Added Author). Smithsonian Institution. (Added Author). Master Vision (Firm) (Added Author). National Museum of American History (U.S.) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD 973.73 SMI (Text) 39206020251268 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1559195622
  • ISBN: 9781559195621
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : MasterVision, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc suface.
Formatted Contents Note:
First Drive on Vicksburg -- Stones River -- Fort Wagner -- Chancellorsville -- Brandy Station -- Gettysburg -- Sieges of Vicksburg and Charleston -- Knoxville -- Chickamauga -- Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Richard Dreyfuss ; readings by Charlton Heston, Richard Dreyfuss, Burt Reynolds, Dennis Weaver, Ossie Davis, Peter Graves, Brian Keith, Hoyt Axton, Burgess Meredith, Trish Van Devere, and Jessye Norman.
Summary, etc.:
" ... television and video series from the National Museum of American History is a sweeping and compelling look at the war's military, political and social history. Each episode features dramatic reenactments of important campaigns; first-hand accounts of eyewitnesses and participants read by distinguished actors; period photographs, paintings and artifacts; intriguing expert challenges to traditional historical thinking; original contemporary illustrations; computer enhanced maps; and music of the time"--Container.
System Details Note:
Subject: Digital recordings.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Campaigns.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Documentary > Television.

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