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American tongues

Author: Louis AlvarezAndrew KolkerTrey WilsonPolly HollidayCenter for New American Media,All authors
Publisher: New York : Center for New American Media, [Harriman, N.Y.] : Distributed in the USA by CNAM Film Library [2007?] ©1987
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : [No dot version]View all editions and formats
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A documentary about the way people talk in the United States. Portrays some of the regional, social, and ethnic differences in American speech, and the attitudes that people have about these differences.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Alvarez; Andrew Kolker; Trey Wilson; Polly Holliday; Center for New American Media,; CNAM Film Library,
ISBN: 1877989029 9781877989025
OCLC Number: 168393313
Language Note: In English; Closed-captioned for deaf and hearing impaired.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 1986 documentary film.
Credits: Producers, directors, Alvarez and Andrew Kolker ; production company, Center for New American Media.
Performer(s): Narrators, Trey Wilson, Polly Holliday.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: American tongues : a film about the way we talk
Responsibility: the Center for New American Media presents ; a film by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker ; produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker.

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A documentary about the way people talk in the United States. Portrays some of the regional, social, and ethnic differences in American speech, and the attitudes that people have about these differences.

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