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The Resource The Civil War, (electronic resource)

The Civil War, (electronic resource)

Label
The Civil War
Title
The Civil War
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Film editor
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What caused the war? Beginning with an examination of slavery, this episode looks at the causes of the war and the burning questions of union and states' rights. John Brown leads a rebellion at Harper's Ferry, Abraham Lincoln is elected president, Fort Sumter is fired upon and both sides rush to arms. Introducing the series' major figures - Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant - the episode concludes with the disastrous Union defeat at Manassas, where both sides realize it is to be a very long war
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rated TVPG
PerformerNote
Voices: Hoyt Axton, Colleen Dewhurst, Laurence Fishburne, Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Jason Robards, Sam Waterston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Burns, Ric
  • McCullough, David G
  • Dewhurst, Colleen
  • Fishburne, Laurence
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Robards, Jason
  • Waterston, Sam
  • Axton, Hoyt
  • Shaw, Bruce
  • hoopla digital
Runtime
570
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Civil War, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Episode 5
  • The Universe Of Battle - 1863
  • Episode 6
  • Valley Of The Shadow Of Death - 1864
  • Episode 7
  • Most Hallowed Ground - 1864
  • Episode 8
  • War Is All Hell - 1865
  • Episode 9
  • The Better Angels Of Our Nature - 1865
  • Episode 1
  • The Cause - 1861
  • Episode 2
  • A Very Bloody Affair - 1862
  • Episode 3
  • Forever Free - 1862
  • Episode 4
  • Simply Murder - 1863
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (9 video files (ca. 570 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781415702475
Isbn Type
(physical video recording)
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT10085764
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
10085764
System control number
MWT10085764
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
The Civil War, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Episode 5
  • The Universe Of Battle - 1863
  • Episode 6
  • Valley Of The Shadow Of Death - 1864
  • Episode 7
  • Most Hallowed Ground - 1864
  • Episode 8
  • War Is All Hell - 1865
  • Episode 9
  • The Better Angels Of Our Nature - 1865
  • Episode 1
  • The Cause - 1861
  • Episode 2
  • A Very Bloody Affair - 1862
  • Episode 3
  • Forever Free - 1862
  • Episode 4
  • Simply Murder - 1863
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (9 video files (ca. 570 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781415702475
Isbn Type
(physical video recording)
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT10085764
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
10085764
System control number
MWT10085764
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
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