The West / Ken Burns presents ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; senior producer, Ken Burns ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington ; in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; The West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc.
Chronicles the history of the American West, starting with the first European explorations and ending with the beginning of the 20th century. Examines the impact of the white settlers on the lives of the Native Americans and the land. Also discusses the Gold Rush, the Civil War, the building of the... Full description
|Corporate Author:||Insignia Films.|
|Other Authors:||Burns, Ken, 1953-, Ives, Stephen., Ward, Geoffrey C., Duncan, Dayton., Abramson, Jody., Kantor, Michael, 1961-, Coyote, Peter., WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.), Florentine Films., Time Life Video & Television., West Film Project, Inc., Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association., PBS Home Video., Paramount Home Video (Firm)|
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