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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Andrea Boardman, producer.; Ginny Martin; Rob Tranchin; Bruce DuBose; Sylvia Komatsu; Paul Espinosa; KERA Dallas/Ft. Worth (Television station); Once TV (Mexico City, Mexico); PBS Video.
|Language Note:||Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired. Program in English; information sheets in English and Spanish.|
Videocassette release of the 1998 documentary series aired on PBS.
Curriculum package contains 1 teacher's guide (88 p. : ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.), 1 video segment index (48 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.), 20 illustrated information sheets (28-56 cm.), and 29 teacher's answer key and vocabulary sheets (28 cm.); in container 23 x 30 x 4 cm.
Map: The U.S.-Mexican War from a geographic perspective (col. ; 97 x 64 cm.).
Poster: U.S.-Mexican war, 1846-1848 : time line (col. ; 64 x 94 cm.).
Teacher's guide includes lesson plans with objectives, questions, activities, and background information, as well as lists of outside resources.
Tape IV has container title: The fate of nations.
|Credits:||Written by Rob Tranchin ; edited by Ginny Martin ; principal photography by Ginny Martin, Allen Moore ; music by John Bryant, Frank Hames ; advisors, Mario T. Garcia, Deena Gonzalez, Richard Griswold del Castillo, Sam W. Haynes, Robert W. Johannsen, David Pletcher, Robert Ryal Miller, Miguel Soto, Ron Tyler, Josefina Zoraida Vazquez, Jesus Velasco-Marquez, David J. Weber, R. David Edmunds.|
|Cast:||Narrated by Bruce DuBose ; dramatic readings by William Ackerman [and others].|
|Description:||4 videocassettes (approximately 60 min. each) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in. + 1 curriculum package + 1 poster + 1 map|
|Contents:||I. Neighbors and strangers --
II. War for the borderlands --
III. The hour of sacrifice --
IV. The battle for Mexico City.
|Other Titles:||Neighbors and strangers.
War for the borderlands.
Hour of sacrifice.
Battle for Mexico City.
Fate of nations.
United States-Mexican War, 1846-1848
|Responsibility:||a production of KERA ; produced in association with Once TV ; series producer/executive producer, Sylvia Komatsu ; produced by Andrea Boardman, Ginny Martin, Rob Tranchin ; senior producer, Paul Espinosa ; directed by Ginny Martin.|