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Author: John ChancellorKen BurnsGeoffrey C WardBaseball Film Project, Inc.Florentine Films.All authors
Publisher: New York : BMG Video Service [distributor], ©1994.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Baseball provides a detailed history of one of America's favoritesports. Interviews with players, owners, historians, and writers are combined with extensive archival photography materials.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Chancellor; Ken Burns; Geoffrey C Ward; Baseball Film Project, Inc.; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); BMG Video Service (Firm)
OCLC Number: 31275320
Notes: BMG Video Service: V130412-V130420.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Videocassette release of the by PBS television series by the Baseball Film Project, Inc., Florentine Films and WETA-TV. Originally aired Sept. 19-28, 1994.
Credits: Producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns.
Performer(s): John Chancellor ; and others.
Description: 9 videocassettes (VHS) (18 hr., 54 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 1/2 in.
Contents: Inning 1. Our game : the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) --
Inning 2. Something like a war : 1900-1910 (107 min.) --
Inning 3. The faith of fifty million people : 1910-1920 (120 min.) --
Inning 4. A national heirloom : 1920-1930 (117 min.) --
Inning 5. Shadow ball : 1930-1940 (126 min.) --
Inning 6. The national pastime : 1940-1950 (151 min.) --
Inning 7. The capital of baseball : 1950-1960 (134 min.) --
Inning 8. A whole new ballgame : 1960-1970 (116 min.) --
Inning 9. Home : 1970-present (148 min.).
Other Titles: Baseball (Television program)
Our game
Something like a war
Faith of fifty million people
National heirloom
Shadow ball
National pastime
Capital of baseball
Whole new ball game
Home
Responsibility: a film by Ken Burns.

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Baseball provides a detailed history of one of America's favoritesports. Interviews with players, owners, historians, and writers are combined with extensive archival photography materials.

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