The Resource The British Invasion

The British Invasion

Label
The British Invasion
Title
The British Invasion
Contributor
Film director
Host
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three guests whose ancestry demonstrates the extraordinary influence of the British Empire during the 18th and early 19th century: Sally Field discovers that she descends from William Bradford, who arrived on the Mayflower and helped his fellow English Puritans establish their new lives in colonial America and later discovers that her ancestors sided with the British crown during our nation’s War of Independence and paid the ultimate price; Deepak Chopra’s family made a similar gamble while living under harsh British colonial rule in India, where his grandparents pledged their loyalty to the British in hopes of achieving a higher place in society, and later his father chose to fight alongside British soldiers during World War II; Sting’s story goes back centuries in England where we find that being close to the seat of Empire doesn't mean that life is any better for those who fueled Great Britain’s world dominance during the Pax Britannica by building its merchant ships and working in its coal mines, and who toiled under unbearable working conditions and Dickensian poverty--conditions that would lead to the “Age of Revolution,” in which the young United States was a key player
Cataloging source
CaSfKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by PBS in 2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bertelsen, Phil
  • Gleason, John
  • Gurland-Pooler, Hazel
  • Soenens, Muriel
  • Streeter, Sabin
  • Sweet, Jesse
  • Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Field, Sally
  • Chopra, Deepak
  • Sting (Musician)
  • Genealogy
  • Celebrities
Technique
live action
Label
The British Invasion
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/132539
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1132538
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 60 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1132538
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900276476
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
The British Invasion
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/132539
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1132538
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 60 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1132538
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900276476
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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