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The dust bowl [videorecording] / 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.

Coyote, Peter. (Narrator). Duncan, Dayton. (Producer, Screenwriter). Burns, Ken, 1953- (Producer, Director). Dunfey, Julie. (Producer). Florentine Films. (Added Author). WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) (Added Author).

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  • 34 of 34 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rockville Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rockville Public Library DVD "D" NF 439/440 (Text to phone) boxed set 34035126661855 Adult Nonfiction DVD Available -

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General Note: Originally broadcast in 2012 on PBS.
Special features: behind the scenes ; deleted scenes ; additional interviews.
English (5.1 surround) or Spanish (audio 2.0) dialogue with optional English and Spanish SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired); optional video description in English.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Stephen McCarthy ; editors, Craig Mellish and Ryan Gifford.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Peter Coyote.
Summary, etc.: Ken Burns documents the worst human-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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated ; TV-PG.
TV-PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen.
Language Note:
English (5.1 surround) or Spanish (audio 2.0) dialogue with optional English and Spanish SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired); optional video description in English.
Subject: Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
United States History 1919-1933
United States History 1933-1945
United States Social conditions 1918-1932
United States Social conditions 1933-1945
Estados Unidos Historia 1919-1933
Estados Unidos Historia 1933-1945
Estados Unidos Condiciones sociales 1918-1932
Estados Unidos Condiciones sociales 1933-1945
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television programs -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Topic Heading: DVD, adult.
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