America [videorecording] : a personal history of the United States / a BBC Television, Time-Life Films co-production.

; Gill, Michael ; Ambrose Video Publishing ; British Broadcasting Corporation ; Time-Life Films
[New York] : Ambrose Video Publishing [distributor], [1987?] .

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Other Title America, a personal history of the United States
Other Authors Cooke, Alistair, 1908-
Gill, Michael.
Ambrose Video Publishing.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Time-Life Films.
Subjects Documentary films.
Motion pictures.
United States -- History.
Description 13 videocassettes (ca. 52 min. each) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes Originally issued by Time-Life Video, New York, 1972.
Summary Alistair Cooke's personal tour of our nations's development, showing our national progress and hopeful future, from discovery and exploration of the continent to present day space exploration.
Contents 1. The new found land -- 2. Home away from home -- 3. Making a revolution -- 4. Inventing a nation -- 5. Gone west -- 6. A firebell in the night -- 7. Domesticating a wilderness -- 8. Money on the land -- 9. The huddled masses -- 10. The promises fulfilled and the promises broken -- 11. The arsenal -- 12. The first impact -- 13. More abundant life.
Production Credits Producer/director, Michael Gill ; writer/narrator, Alistair Cooke.
System Requirements VHS.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)17867803
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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