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Gulliver's travels

Author: Ginny DurrinJoseph McMinnCarole FabricantMark RussellDonald SutherlandAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [Bethesda, MD] : TLC Video, ©2001 ; ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Jonathan Swift, a man of many contradictions, is considered the greatest satirist in the English language. This program intertwines a critical examination of 'Gulliver's Travels' and 'A modest proposal' with incisive commentary on the author's life, the art of satire, and the nature and limits of humanity."--Container.
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Named Person: Jonathan Swift
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ginny Durrin; Joseph McMinn; Carole Fabricant; Mark Russell; Donald Sutherland; Films for the Humanities (Firm); TLC Video (Firm); Cronkite Ward Company.
ISBN: 0736531491 9780736531498
OCLC Number: 84601715
Notes: ISBN from publisher's Web site.
Previously broadcast on TLC : The Learning Center.
Credits: Director of photography, Leland Kenower ; editor, Martin Nelson ; music, Fred Karns.
Cast: Joe McMinn, Carole Fabricant, Mark Russell.
Performer(s): Narrated by Donald Sutherland.
Description: 1 videodisc (53 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences [of] a presentation of Discovery Networks in association with CronkiteWard ; produced and written by Ginny Durrin.

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"Jonathan Swift, a man of many contradictions, is considered the greatest satirist in the English language. This program intertwines a critical examination of 'Gulliver's Travels' and 'A modest proposal' with incisive commentary on the author's life, the art of satire, and the nature and limits of humanity."--Container.

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