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The Resource The dust bowl., a production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey ; written by Dayton Duncan

The dust bowl., a production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey ; written by Dayton Duncan

Label
The dust bowl.
Title
The dust bowl.
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey ; written by Dayton Duncan
Contributor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ken Burns documents the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern Plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. Vivid interviews, dramatic photographs, and seldom-seen movie footage bring to life incredible stories of human suffering and perseverance. Includes bonus features
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Stephen McCarthy ; editors, Craig Mellish and Ryan Gifford
Dewey number
973.917
Intended audience
TV-PG
Language note
English (5.1 surround) or Spanish (audio 2.0) dialogue; English and Spanish SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired)
LC call number
F595
LC item number
.D87 2012
PerformerNote
Narrated by Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Duncan, Dayton.
  • Burns, Ken
  • Dunfey, Julie.
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The dust bowl., a production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey ; written by Dayton Duncan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: behind the scenes ; deleted scenes ; additional interviews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1392930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781608837182
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017213
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DUSB600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1392930
  • (Sirsi) 1392930
  • (OCoLC)813442780
System details
DVD, widescreen, described video
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The dust bowl., a production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey ; written by Dayton Duncan
Publication
Note
Special features: behind the scenes ; deleted scenes ; additional interviews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1392930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781608837182
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017213
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DUSB600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1392930
  • (Sirsi) 1392930
  • (OCoLC)813442780
System details
DVD, widescreen, described video
Video recording format
DVD

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