The Resource Great American authors since 1650, produced by Centre Communications inc. for ambrose Video Publishing

Great American authors since 1650, produced by Centre Communications inc. for ambrose Video Publishing

Label
Great American authors since 1650
Title
Great American authors since 1650
Statement of responsibility
produced by Centre Communications inc. for ambrose Video Publishing
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the lives and literary output of more than 60 of America's most read authors in concise, stand-alone segments presented in chronological order
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Ron Meyer ; director, Scott Gordon ; writer, Mark Reeder
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Spanish subtitles. Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Alphonse Keasley and Jane Simms Roche
Runtime
240
Technique
live action
Label
Great American authors since 1650, produced by Centre Communications inc. for ambrose Video Publishing
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Videodisc release of the television documentary series by Centre Communications Inc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. Program 1: 1650-1843. Anne Bradstreet. Cotton Mather. Phillis Wheatley. Washington Irving. James Fenimore Cooper. Ralph Waldo Emerson. Edgar Allen Poe -- Program 2: 1846-1855. Henry David Thoreau. Nathanial Hawthorne. Herman Melville. Emily Dickinson. Harriet Beecher Stowe. Frederick Douglass. Walt Whitman. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow -- v. 2. Program 3: 1856-1906. Louisa May Alcott. Henry James. Mark Twain. Upton Sinclair. Stephen Crane. O. Henry. Willa Cather. Theodore Dreiser. Jack London. Sherwood Anderson -- Program 4: 1907-1925. William Carlos Williams. Carl Sandburg. Edith wharton. e.e. cummings. Ezra Pound. T.S. Eliot. Henry Miller. Robert Frost. F. Scott Fitzgerals -- v. 3. Program 5. 1926-1939. Thomas Wolfe. William Faulkner. Sinclair Lewis. Pearl Buck. Eugene O'Neill. John Steinbeck -- Program 6: 1940-1949. Eurnest Hemingway. James Thurber. Robert Heinlein. Ray Bradbury. Isaac Asimov. Tennesse Williams. Arthur Miller -- v.4. Program 7: 1950-1957. Gwendolyn Brooks. J.D. Salinger. Sylvia Plath. Ralph Ellison. James Baldwin. Jack Kerouac. Dr. Seuss -- Program 8: 1958-Present. Louraine Hansberry. Joseph Heller. Truman Capot. Kurt Vonnegut. John Updike. Amy Tan. Toni Morrison. Alice Walker. August Wilson. Cormac McCarthy
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815003790
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn182574257
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Great American authors since 1650, produced by Centre Communications inc. for ambrose Video Publishing
Publication
Copyright
Note
Videodisc release of the television documentary series by Centre Communications Inc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. Program 1: 1650-1843. Anne Bradstreet. Cotton Mather. Phillis Wheatley. Washington Irving. James Fenimore Cooper. Ralph Waldo Emerson. Edgar Allen Poe -- Program 2: 1846-1855. Henry David Thoreau. Nathanial Hawthorne. Herman Melville. Emily Dickinson. Harriet Beecher Stowe. Frederick Douglass. Walt Whitman. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow -- v. 2. Program 3: 1856-1906. Louisa May Alcott. Henry James. Mark Twain. Upton Sinclair. Stephen Crane. O. Henry. Willa Cather. Theodore Dreiser. Jack London. Sherwood Anderson -- Program 4: 1907-1925. William Carlos Williams. Carl Sandburg. Edith wharton. e.e. cummings. Ezra Pound. T.S. Eliot. Henry Miller. Robert Frost. F. Scott Fitzgerals -- v. 3. Program 5. 1926-1939. Thomas Wolfe. William Faulkner. Sinclair Lewis. Pearl Buck. Eugene O'Neill. John Steinbeck -- Program 6: 1940-1949. Eurnest Hemingway. James Thurber. Robert Heinlein. Ray Bradbury. Isaac Asimov. Tennesse Williams. Arthur Miller -- v.4. Program 7: 1950-1957. Gwendolyn Brooks. J.D. Salinger. Sylvia Plath. Ralph Ellison. James Baldwin. Jack Kerouac. Dr. Seuss -- Program 8: 1958-Present. Louraine Hansberry. Joseph Heller. Truman Capot. Kurt Vonnegut. John Updike. Amy Tan. Toni Morrison. Alice Walker. August Wilson. Cormac McCarthy
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815003790
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn182574257
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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