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The Resource The Congress, a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

The Congress, a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
The Congress
Title
The Congress
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this elegant, penetrating and moving portrait of the United States Congress, filmmaker Ken Burns profiles an American institution whose ideals and actions affect us all. Narrated by David McCullough, the program employs historic film footage and interviews with insiders" including David Broker, Alistair Cooke and Cokie Roberts to detail the personalities, events and issues that have animated Congress' first 200 years."--Publisher's website
Member of
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written by David McCullough ; produced by Ken Burns and Stephen Ives
Dewey number
342.730509
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough
Runtime
90
Series statement
Ken Burns America collection
Technique
live action
Label
The Congress, a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781415702550
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w
Publisher number
  • 88590
  • TCNG601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56623048
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Congress, a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781415702550
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w
Publisher number
  • 88590
  • TCNG601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56623048
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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