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Author: Brockman SeawellStuart CulpepperEvelyn PurcellDoris BaizleyHelen HuntAll authors
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Ca : Monterey Home Video, ©1987.
Series: American playhouse (Television program)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of American pioneer, poet and author Mary Austin, a woman who broke with tradition in a way that is sparking renewed interest in her work two generations later. It tells of Austin's consuming desire to document in writing the vanishing way of life of the Paiute Indians living near her home in Independence, California.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Historical television programs
Drama
Named Person: Mary Austin; Mary Austin
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brockman Seawell; Stuart Culpepper; Evelyn Purcell; Doris Baizley; Helen Hunt; Marcia Rodd; Anne Pitoniak; Jamie Horton; Barbara Baxley; Bruce Odland; Denver Center for the Performing Arts.; Mayport Productions.
ISBN: 1569942234 9781569942239
OCLC Number: 42605051
Credits: Director of photography, Darek Wolski ; production designer, Robert Zeimbicki ; costume designer, Shay Cunliffe ; editor, William A. Anderson ; composer, Bruce Odland.
Cast: Helen Hunt, Marcia Rodd, Anne Pitoniak, Jamie Horton, Barbara Baxley.
Description: 1 videocassette (62 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: American playhouse (Television program)
Responsibility: an American Playhouse presentation ; produced by Brockman Seawell, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts & Mayport Productions ; line producer, Stuart Culpepper ; executive producer, Brockman Seawell ; directed by Evelyn Purcell ; written by Doris Baizley.

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The story of American pioneer, poet and author Mary Austin, a woman who broke with tradition in a way that is sparking renewed interest in her work two generations later. It tells of Austin's consuming desire to document in writing the vanishing way of life of the Paiute Indians living near her home in Independence, California.

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