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The Vanderbilts : an American dynasty

Author: Michael CascioAlan GoldbergSusan E LeventhalJack PerkinsMolly ThompsonAll authors
Publisher: New York : A & E Television Networks, 1995.
Series: American history in video.; Biography (A & E Home Video (Firm))
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Tells the story of the family once called the most powerful in America. In the 1800s Cornelius "Commodore" Vanderbilt made a fortune in shipping and railroads, but by the 1900s the dynasty has been disgraced through a series of extravagant excesses, family backbiting, and sexual indiscretions.
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Genre/Form: Streaming video
Streaming videos
Biographical television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Additional Physical Format: Videodisc version:
Vanderbilts.
New York : A & E Television Networks, 1995 publisher catalog number
11555
Named Person: Cornelius Vanderbilt; Vanderbilt family.; Cornelius Vanderbilt; Vanderbilt family.
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Cascio; Alan Goldberg; Susan E Leventhal; Jack Perkins; Molly Thompson; Arts and Entertainment Network,; History Channel (Television network),
ISBN: 9780767068338 0767068335
OCLC Number: 852993870
Language Note: This edition in English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Jun. 21, 2013).
Credits: Camera, Brad Cochran; editor, Diana Vozza; executive producers, Michael Cascio, Susan E. Leventhal.
Performer(s): Narrator: Jack Perkins.
Description: 1 online resource (video file (44 min.)) : sound, color.
Series Title: American history in video.; Biography (A & E Home Video (Firm))
Responsibility: a presentation of A & E ; produced by History Television Network Productions ; executive producers, Michael Cascio, Susan E. Leventhal ; produced & directed by Molly Thompson ; written by Alan Goldberg ; narrated by Jack Perkins.

Abstract:

Tells the story of the family once called the most powerful in America. In the 1800s Cornelius "Commodore" Vanderbilt made a fortune in shipping and railroads, but by the 1900s the dynasty has been disgraced through a series of extravagant excesses, family backbiting, and sexual indiscretions.

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