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Mark Twain

Author: Ken BurnsDayton DuncanGeoffrey C WardKeith DavidHal HolbrookAll authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.?] : PBS Home Video ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Films for the hearing impaired
Biographical films
Documentary films
Named Person: Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; Dayton Duncan; Geoffrey C Ward; Keith David; Hal Holbrook; Arthur Miller; William Styron; Florentine Films.; Warner Home Video (Firm); PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0780636805 9780780636804 0793697581 9780793697588
OCLC Number: 48750122
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Edited by Erik W. Ewers, Craig Mellish ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway.
Performer(s): Narrated by Keith David.
Description: 2 videocassettes (approximately 220 min.) : sound, black and white with color sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: episode 1. "Follow Mark Twain's meteoric rise from his humble birth in Florida, Missouri, to his prosperous 50th birthday ..." (VC 13094) --
episode 2." ... follows Clemens from his 50th birthday to his death at age 75 ..." (VC 13095).
Responsibility: a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns.

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Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others.

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