The Resource The dust bowl, production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey, (videorecording)

The dust bowl, production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey, (videorecording)

Label
The dust bowl
Title
The dust bowl
Statement of responsibility
production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ken Burns documents the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern Plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. Vivid interviews, dramatic photographs, and seldom-seen movie footage bring to life incredible stories of human suffering and perseverance. Includes bonus features
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
973.917
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
F595
LC item number
.D87 2012
PerformerNote
Narrated by Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Burns, Ken
  • Dunfey, Julie
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The dust bowl, production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (4 hr.)
Isbn
9781608837199
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017220
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn815314294
  • 5412182
System details
  • Blu-ray, described video
  • Requires Blu-ray player
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The dust bowl, production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey, (videorecording)
Distribution
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (4 hr.)
Isbn
9781608837199
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017220
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn815314294
  • 5412182
System details
  • Blu-ray, described video
  • Requires Blu-ray player
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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