Robert MacNeil; James A Michener; Barbara W Tuchman; Daniel J Boorstin; Vartan Gregorian; Council on Library Resources.; Library of Congress.; National Endowment for the Humanities.; American Film Foundation.
|注意：||Cataloged from contributor's data.|
|制作人员：||Camera, Erik Daarstad ; editor, William T. Cartwright ; music, Jean-Pierre Tibi.|
|描述：||1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color|
|其他题名：||On the preservation of the human record|
|责任：||Council on Library Resources, Library of Congress, National Endowment for the Humanities ; producer, director, Terry Sanders ; screenwriters, Ben Maddow, Terry Sanders.|
A documentary describing the devastating deterioration of intellectual documents such as pamphlets, photographs, films, drawings, and maps. Assesses the situation, demonstrates preservation and restoration techniques, and suggests ways to prevent deterioration in the future. Features remarks by several experts, writers, and historians, such as James Michener, Barbara Tuchman, Daniel Boorstin, and Vartan Gregorian.