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

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

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
  • 1927-1996
  • 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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
  • Includes 225 trivia questions, and player stats on over 100 virtual baseball cards
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
  • (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
621456
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 23 hours)
Isbn
9781415702437
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 88578
  • 705126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415702437
  • (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
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
  • Includes 225 trivia questions, and player stats on over 100 virtual baseball cards
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
  • (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
621456
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 23 hours)
Isbn
9781415702437
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 88578
  • 705126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415702437
  • (OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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