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Losing the West

Author: Green Planet Films (Firm); Infobase,
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Green Planet Films (Firm), New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2013] ©2013 2017.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Films on Demand.
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Losing the West is a documentary on small ranching and farming, exemplified by the story of a lifelong Colorado cowboy. Howard Linscott is the original Marlboro Man, a gruff, chain-smoking 70-year-old who's been ranching all his life. With sweeping shots of the Colorado Rockies, the film explores whether cherished Western traditions and this fiercely independent lifestyle can survive as they collide with inevitable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Green Planet Films (Firm); Infobase,
OCLC Number: 1021068228
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by Green Planet Films (Firm), 2013.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 04, 2017.
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Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 30 min., 39 sec.)) : sound, color
Contents: Cattle Drive (3:56); Future Food Challenges (3:01); A True Cowboy (4:05); Cowboy Challenges (3:25); Water Use in the West (1:52); Cattle Branding Session (4:17); Ranching Stories (3:35); Cowboy Mythology (2:10); American Indian Heritage (6:07); Linscott Family (3:11); Cowboy Romance (5:11); Dude String Venture (5:14); Ouray, Colorado (5:28); Wintertime (3:42); Reconnecting with Agriculture (4:32); Suburban Expansion and Open Spaces (4:30); Conservation Alliances (4:06); A Dying Breed (3:31); End of an Era (6:08); Aging Cowboy (4:14); Future of the West (3:06); Credits: Losing the West (5:06);
Other Titles: Losing the West
Responsibility: Green Planet Films (Firm).
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Losing the West is a documentary on small ranching and farming, exemplified by the story of a lifelong Colorado cowboy. Howard Linscott is the original Marlboro Man, a gruff, chain-smoking 70-year-old who's been ranching all his life. With sweeping shots of the Colorado Rockies, the film explores whether cherished Western traditions and this fiercely independent lifestyle can survive as they collide with inevitable population growth in the West and its dwindling natural resources.

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