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The making of The Civil War

Author: Ken BurnsGil KleinC-SPAN (Television network)Public Affairs Video Archives.C-SPAN Archives.All authors
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : C-SPAN ; [West Lafayette, Ind.] : Purdue University Public Affairs Video Archives : C-SPAN Archives, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Ken Burns describes the five year project of making the television program, The Civil War. Broadcast during five evenings in October, 1990, twenty hours in all, it had the largest audience of any PBS program ever telecast.
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Named Person: Ken Burns; Ken Burns
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; Gil Klein; C-SPAN (Television network); Public Affairs Video Archives.; C-SPAN Archives.; Purdue Research Foundation.
OCLC Number: 42285277
Notes: Title from cassette label.
"Purdue Research Foundation"--Label on container.
"014743"--Cassette label.
Performer(s): Speaker, Ken Burns ; introduced by Gil Klein.
Event notes: Recorded live Oct. 29, 1990, at the National Press Club newsmaker luncheon, Washington, D.C.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Ken Burns.

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Ken Burns describes the five year project of making the television program, The Civil War. Broadcast during five evenings in October, 1990, twenty hours in all, it had the largest audience of any PBS program ever telecast.

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