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The Resource The American West : history, myth, and legacy, (DVD)

The American West : history, myth, and legacy, (DVD)

Label
The American West : history, myth, and legacy
Title
The American West
Title remainder
history, myth, and legacy
Contributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Experience the grit and the glory of the early American West with an acclaimed Great Courses professor
Member of
Cataloging source
GP5
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
978
Language note
In English ; closed-captioned
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PerformerNote
Lecturer, Dr. Patrick N. Allitt, Emory University
Runtime
720
Series statement
Great courses. History. American history
Technique
live action
Label
The American West : history, myth, and legacy, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • 24 lectures (30 min. each)
  • Course no. 8552
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 197 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 184-193)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Struggles of the Plains Indians
  • Rebellious Texas and the Alamo
  • Traveling the Oregon Trail
  • Manifest Destiny and the Mexican War
  • The California gold rush
  • Bleeding Kansas and Civil War in the West
  • Disc 3.
  • Building the transcontinental railroads
  • Cowboys and cattle drives
  • Homesteaders on the plains
  • Disc 1.
  • Little Bighorn and Wounded Knee
  • Life in western towns and cities
  • John Wesley Powell and the desert southwest
  • Disc 4.
  • Women in the wild west
  • From territories to western states
  • Western violence, law, and order
  • Protecting Yellowstone and Yosemite
  • Mythology of the American West
  • Winning the West?
  • Westward the course of empire
  • The West in the colonial era
  • Venturing beyond the Appalachians
  • Discoveries of Lewis and Clark
  • The fur trade and the mountain men
  • Trail of tears
  • Disc 2.
Control code
on1015373842
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781629974330
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 8552
  • ID8552A-01
  • PB8552A
  • PD8552A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1015373842
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American West : history, myth, and legacy, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • 24 lectures (30 min. each)
  • Course no. 8552
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 197 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 184-193)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Struggles of the Plains Indians
  • Rebellious Texas and the Alamo
  • Traveling the Oregon Trail
  • Manifest Destiny and the Mexican War
  • The California gold rush
  • Bleeding Kansas and Civil War in the West
  • Disc 3.
  • Building the transcontinental railroads
  • Cowboys and cattle drives
  • Homesteaders on the plains
  • Disc 1.
  • Little Bighorn and Wounded Knee
  • Life in western towns and cities
  • John Wesley Powell and the desert southwest
  • Disc 4.
  • Women in the wild west
  • From territories to western states
  • Western violence, law, and order
  • Protecting Yellowstone and Yosemite
  • Mythology of the American West
  • Winning the West?
  • Westward the course of empire
  • The West in the colonial era
  • Venturing beyond the Appalachians
  • Discoveries of Lewis and Clark
  • The fur trade and the mountain men
  • Trail of tears
  • Disc 2.
Control code
on1015373842
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781629974330
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 8552
  • ID8552A-01
  • PB8552A
  • PD8552A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1015373842
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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