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The Resource Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns
Title variation
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is an epic overflowing with heroes and hopefuls, scoundrels and screwballs. It is a saga spanning the quest for racial justice, the clash of labor and management, the transformation of popular culture, and the unfolding of the national pastime. Here is the story of a nation at work and play. Experience it in ten thrilling "innings" from master storyteller and award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns
Cataloging source
JQL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; music, Jacqueline Schawb ... [et al.]
Dewey number
796.357
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
B37 2004
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Chancellor ; voices, Adam Arkin ... [et al.]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927 July 14-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chancellor, John
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
  • Includes 225 trivia questions, and player stats on over 100 virtual baseball cards
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (120 min.)
  • The Fourth inning:
  • A national heirloom, 1920-1930
  • (117 min.)
  • The Fifth inning:
  • Shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • (126 min.)
  • The Sixth inning:
  • The national pastime, 1940-1950
  • (151 min.)
  • The First inning:
  • The Seventh inning:
  • The capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • (134 min.)
  • The Eigth inning:
  • A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • (116 min.)
  • The Ninth inning:
  • Home, 1970-1994
  • (148 min.)
  • Extra inning:
  • Our game, the 1840's-1900
  • The making of Baseball
  • (240 min.)
  • (115 min.)
  • The Second inning:
  • Something like a war, 1900-1910
  • (107 min.)
  • The Third inning:
  • The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
Control code
ocm57369255
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 23 hours)
Isbn
9781415702437
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 88578
  • 705126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
  • Includes 225 trivia questions, and player stats on over 100 virtual baseball cards
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (120 min.)
  • The Fourth inning:
  • A national heirloom, 1920-1930
  • (117 min.)
  • The Fifth inning:
  • Shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • (126 min.)
  • The Sixth inning:
  • The national pastime, 1940-1950
  • (151 min.)
  • The First inning:
  • The Seventh inning:
  • The capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • (134 min.)
  • The Eigth inning:
  • A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • (116 min.)
  • The Ninth inning:
  • Home, 1970-1994
  • (148 min.)
  • Extra inning:
  • Our game, the 1840's-1900
  • The making of Baseball
  • (240 min.)
  • (115 min.)
  • The Second inning:
  • Something like a war, 1900-1910
  • (107 min.)
  • The Third inning:
  • The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
Control code
ocm57369255
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 23 hours)
Isbn
9781415702437
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 88578
  • 705126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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