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Smithsonian's great battles of the Civil War / Smithsonian Institution and Mastervision ; produced and directed by Jay Wertz.

Master Vision (Firm) (Added Author). 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, 1942- (Added Author). Van Devere, Trish. (Added Author). Keith, Brian, 1921-1997 (Added Author). Axton, Hoyt. (Added Author). Meredith, Burgess, 1907-1997 (Added Author). Smithsonian Institution (Added Author). National Museum of American History (U.S.) (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD 973.7 SMI (Text) 34304000621884 Adult - DVD Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD 973.73 SMI (Text) All Discs 37500003231558 Movies Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 973.7 SMI (Text) 31951004131717 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1559195649 :
  • ISBN: 9781559195645
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 540 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Mastervision, [2006]

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Richard Dreyfuss. Readings by Charlton Heston, Richard Dreyfuss, Burt Reynolds, Dennis Weaver, Ossie Davis, Peter Graves, Trish Van Devere, Brian Keith, Hoyt Axton, and Burgess Meredith.
Summary, etc.:
This critically acclaimed 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.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Subject: United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Campaigns.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
Genre: Documentary films.

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