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Picture power, 1963

Author: James A DeVinneyDavid EsparPeter PagnamentaZvi Dor-NerJohn ForsytheAll authors
Publisher: Burlington, VT : WGBH Boston Video, ©1999.
Series: People's century educational set.; People's century (Television program)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Picture power reveals how the small screen became hugely influential -- a fact quickly realized by gvoernments, politicians, businessmen, entertainers and terrorists. Television exposed triumphs and tragedies and through sitcoms, news, sports and more, it helped shape our collective experience"--Container.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James A DeVinney; David Espar; Peter Pagnamenta; Zvi Dor-Ner; John Forsythe; Alfre Woodard; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WGBH Educational Foundation.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1578071747 9781578071746
OCLC Number: 56927484
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Credits: Written, produced and directed by James A. DeVinney ; senior producer, David Espar ; executive producers, Peter Pagnamenta, Zvi Dor-Ner.
Performer(s): Narrated by John Forsythe and Alfre Woodard.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: People's century educational set.; People's century (Television program)
Other Titles: Picture power, television captivates the world
Picture power, 1950-1990
Television captivates the world
Responsibility: a co-production of WGBH Boston and the BBC.

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"Picture power reveals how the small screen became hugely influential -- a fact quickly realized by gvoernments, politicians, businessmen, entertainers and terrorists. Television exposed triumphs and tragedies and through sitcoms, news, sports and more, it helped shape our collective experience"--Container.

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