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Ken Burns : The West- To 1806.

Author: Ken Burns
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The West begins as the whole world to the people who live there. It becomes a New World when Europeans arrive, a world shaken by incompatible visions. And almost three centuries later, when Lewis and Clark venture west to find a Northwest Passage, this world becomes the testing-ground for a young nation's continent-spanning dream.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns
OCLC Number: 908377879
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from title frames.
Event notes: Originally produced by PBS in 1996.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 83 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences.
Other Titles: People, to 1806
West (Television program)
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The West begins as the whole world to the people who live there. It becomes a New World when Europeans arrive, a world shaken by incompatible visions. And almost three centuries later, when Lewis and Clark venture west to find a Northwest Passage, this world becomes the testing-ground for a young nation's continent-spanning dream.

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