skip to content
The war. / Disc 5. The ghost front Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The war. / Disc 5. The ghost front

Author: Sarah BotsteinGeoffrey C WardKen BurnsLynn NovickKeith DavidAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment [distributor, 2007]
Series: War.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Botstein; Geoffrey C Ward; Ken Burns; Lynn Novick; Keith David; Tom Hanks; Josh Lucas; Bobby Cannavale; Samuel L Jackson; Eli Wallach; Adam Arkin; Kevin Conway; Rebecca Holtz; Carolyn McCormick; Robert Wahlberg
ISBN: 141572749X 9781415727492
OCLC Number: 679886390
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast by PBS in 2007.
Credits: Cinematography, Buddy Squires ; editors, Paul Barnes, Erik Ewers, Tricia Reidy ; original music, Wynton Marsalis.
Performer(s): Narrated by Keith David, with Tom Hanks, Josh Lucas, Bobby Cannavale, Samuel L. Jackson, Eli Wallach, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Rebecca Holtz, Carolyn McCormick, Robert Wahlberg.
Target Audience: Rated TV-14; disturbing content, violence.
Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
Contents: Disc 1. Episode one. A necessary war --
Disc 2. Episode two. When things get tough. Episode three. A deadly calling --
Disc 3. Episode four. Pride of our nation --
Disc 4. Episode five. Fubar --
Disc 5. Episode six. The ghost front --
Disc 6. Episode seven. A world without war.
Series Title: War.
Other Titles: Ghost front.
War (Television program : 2007)
Responsibility: American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.

Abstract:

Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/679886390> # The war. Disc 5. The ghost front
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "679886390" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Place/hollywood_calif> ; # Hollywood, Calif.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#CreativeWork/ghost_front> ; # Ghost front.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#CreativeWork/war_television_program_2007> ; # War (Television program : 2007)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Topic/city_dwellers_united_states_effects_of_war_on> ; # City dwellers--United States--Effects of war on
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148501> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354981> ; # Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148522> ; # World War, 1939-1945--War work
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010118158> ; # World War, 1939-1945--United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355300> ; # War work
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896100> ; # Documentary television programs
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.5428/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85038729> ; # Documentary television programs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:bookEdition "Widescreen." ;
    schema:contentRating "Rated TV-14; disturbing content, violence." ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/lucas_josh> ; # Josh Lucas
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/conway_kevin> ; # Kevin Conway
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/84357496> ; # Samuel L. Jackson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29330043> ; # Sarah Botstein
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/novick_lynn> ; # Lynn Novick
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/hanks_tom> ; # Tom Hanks
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/burns_ken_1953> ; # Ken Burns
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/53949059> ; # Robert Wahlberg
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/ward_geoffrey_c> ; # Geoffrey C. Ward
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/arkin_adam> ; # Adam Arkin
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/41640435> ; # Rebecca Holtz
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/cannavale_bobby> ; # Bobby Cannavale
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/mccormick_carolyn> ; # Carolyn McCormick
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/david_keith> ; # Keith David
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/17409246> ; # Eli Wallach
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Disc 1. Episode one. A necessary war -- Disc 2. Episode two. When things get tough. Episode three. A deadly calling -- Disc 3. Episode four. Pride of our nation -- Disc 4. Episode five. Fubar -- Disc 5. Episode six. The ghost front -- Disc 6. Episode seven. A world without war."@en ;
    schema:description "Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3135804333> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Series/war> ; # War.
    schema:name "The war. Disc 5. The ghost front"@en ;
    schema:productID "679886390" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/679886390#PublicationEvent/united_states_pbs_home_video_hollywood_calif_paramount_home_entertainment_distributor_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Agent/paramount_home_entertainment_distributor> ; # Paramount Home Entertainment [distributor
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Agent/pbs_home_video> ; # PBS Home Video
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781415727492> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/679886390> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Agent/paramount_home_entertainment_distributor> # Paramount Home Entertainment [distributor
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Paramount Home Entertainment [distributor" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Agent/pbs_home_video> # PBS Home Video
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "PBS Home Video" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#CreativeWork/war_television_program_2007> # War (Television program : 2007)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "War (Television program : 2007)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/arkin_adam> # Adam Arkin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Arkin" ;
    schema:givenName "Adam" ;
    schema:name "Adam Arkin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/burns_ken_1953> # Ken Burns
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1953" ;
    schema:familyName "Burns" ;
    schema:givenName "Ken" ;
    schema:name "Ken Burns" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/cannavale_bobby> # Bobby Cannavale
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Cannavale" ;
    schema:givenName "Bobby" ;
    schema:name "Bobby Cannavale" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/conway_kevin> # Kevin Conway
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Conway" ;
    schema:givenName "Kevin" ;
    schema:name "Kevin Conway" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/david_keith> # Keith David
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "David" ;
    schema:givenName "Keith" ;
    schema:name "Keith David" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/hanks_tom> # Tom Hanks
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hanks" ;
    schema:givenName "Tom" ;
    schema:name "Tom Hanks" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/lucas_josh> # Josh Lucas
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lucas" ;
    schema:givenName "Josh" ;
    schema:name "Josh Lucas" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/mccormick_carolyn> # Carolyn McCormick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McCormick" ;
    schema:givenName "Carolyn" ;
    schema:name "Carolyn McCormick" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/novick_lynn> # Lynn Novick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Novick" ;
    schema:givenName "Lynn" ;
    schema:name "Lynn Novick" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Person/ward_geoffrey_c> # Geoffrey C. Ward
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ward" ;
    schema:givenName "Geoffrey C." ;
    schema:name "Geoffrey C. Ward" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Place/hollywood_calif> # Hollywood, Calif.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Hollywood, Calif." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3135804333#Topic/city_dwellers_united_states_effects_of_war_on> # City dwellers--United States--Effects of war on
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2004010733> ;
    schema:name "City dwellers--United States--Effects of war on"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010118158> # World War, 1939-1945--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85038729> # Documentary television programs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148501> # World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148522> # World War, 1939-1945--War work
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--War work"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354981> # Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355300> # War work
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "War work"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896100> # Documentary television programs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17409246> # Eli Wallach
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1915" ;
    schema:deathDate "2014" ;
    schema:familyName "Wallach" ;
    schema:givenName "Eli" ;
    schema:name "Eli Wallach" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29330043> # Sarah Botstein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Botstein" ;
    schema:givenName "Sarah" ;
    schema:name "Sarah Botstein" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41640435> # Rebecca Holtz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Holtz" ;
    schema:givenName "Rebecca" ;
    schema:name "Rebecca Holtz" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/53949059> # Robert Wahlberg
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wahlberg" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert" ;
    schema:name "Robert Wahlberg" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84357496> # Samuel L. Jackson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jackson" ;
    schema:givenName "Samuel L." ;
    schema:name "Samuel L. Jackson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781415727492>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "set" ;
    schema:isbn "141572749X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781415727492" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.