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Custer's last stand

Author: Amanda Pollak; Stephen Ives; Insignia Films.; PBS Distribution (Firm)
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2012]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Like everything else about General George Custer, his martyrdom was shrouded in controversy and contradictions. The final act of his larger-than-life career played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. In the end, his death would launch one of the greatest myths in American history. Part of the Wild West collection.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Historical television programs
Biographical television programs
Named Person: George A Custer; George A Custer
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Pollak; Stephen Ives; Insignia Films.; PBS Distribution (Firm)
ISBN: 9781608836123 1608836126
OCLC Number: 761331496
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes: Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience in 2012.
Special features: further reading; related books and websites; map, interactive: Custer today; photo gallery: Lt. Col. George Custer.
Credits: Director of photography, Andrew Young ; editor, Howard Sharp ; music, Peter Rundquist.
Performer(s): Narrated by Michael Murphy.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC region 1; widescreen; 5.1 surround.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: American Experience Films presents ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; written and directed by Stephen Ives; Insignia Films production.

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Like everything else about General George Custer, his martyrdom was shrouded in controversy and contradictions. The final act of his larger-than-life career played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. In the end, his death would launch one of the greatest myths in American history. Part of the Wild West collection.

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