Ken Burns: Jackie RobinsonPBS 35273550 - The film illuminates robinson's place as a leader and icon of the civil rights movement whose exemplary life and aspirational message of equality continues to inspire generations of Americans. Shrink-wrapped. Tells of the story of jack roosevelt robinson, a sharecropper's son who elevated an entire race and country when he broke major league baseball's color barrier in 1947.
Baseball: The Tenth InningPBS 25120657 - Baseball - the tenth inning a four hour, two episode follow-up to Ken Burns original Baseball series. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The film tells the tumultuous story of americas national pastime from the early 1990s to the present day, and showcasing both extraordinary accomplishments, teams and fans, introducing an unforgettable array of players, celebrating the games resilience and enduring appeal, and devastating losses and disappointments.
Jazz: A Film By Ken BurnsPBS 2268404 - Ken burns' 10-part documentary opens at the dawn of the 20th century, incorporating American culture and historical events that interact directly with the music. Shrink-wrapped. Jazz celebrates America's greatest original art form. Shrink-wrapped. From the 1890s through the ferment of the harlem renaissance and the Jazz Age, Second World War, New Deal, to the Great Depression, and beyond, JAZZ paints an astounding portrait of a nation and its improvisational core of music.
Ken Burns: The Civil War Commemorative EditionPBS (DIRECT) - The civil war is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one. The 150th anniversary six disc dvd set includes never-before-seen special features including new interview with Ken Burns, Shelby Foote interview outtakes, and a bonus 16-page collector's booklet featuring a selection of photos and battle details.
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The WestPBS 2268406 - Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. In this panoramic documentary, stephen Ives reveals the American West stripped of its Hollywood mythology, yet with intense drama and larger-than-life heroes and villains. Shrink-wrapped. Packed with vivid imagery and personalities, The West reveals the triumph and tragedy of Americas drive to become a continental nation.
The series portrays the impact the onrushing white settlers, adventurers, and exploiters had on Native Americans and the land.
Ken Burns: ProhibitionPBS 26219760 - Constitution. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The film starts with the early history of alcohol in America and examines the 19th-century temperance and progressive movements through the repeal of the 18th Amendment in 1933. This 6-hour, three part documentary also includes over 2 hours of bonus content.
Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Prohibition, directed by ken burns and lynn novick, tells the story of the rise, rule and fall of the 18th Amendment to the U. S. Shrink-wrapped.
The War - A Film By Ken Burns and Lynn NovickPBS 3346279 - Shrink-wrapped. The war - a film by ken burns and Lynn Novick - DVD Brand New. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. This epic film focuses on the stories of citizens from four American towns taking the viewer through their personal and harrowing journeys, painting vivid portraits of how the war altered their lives.
Shrink-wrapped. The emmy® award-winning documentary the war explores the history and horror of World War II from an American perspective by following so-called ordinary men and women who became caught up in one of the greatest cataclysms in history. Shrink-wrapped.
Ken Burns: The Dust BowlPBS 25805308 - Vivid interviews with more than two dozen survivors of those hard times, combined with dramatic photographs and seldom seen movie footage, bring to life stories of incredible human suffering and equally incredible human perseverance. The war - a film by ken burns and Lynn Novick - DVD Brand New. Shrink-wrapped.
Shrink-wrapped. Menacing black blizzards killed farmers’ crops and livestock, threatened the lives of their children, and forced thousands of desperate families to pick up and move somewhere else. The dust bowl chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern Plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation.
Ken Burns: The Dust Bowl - The dust bowl, two-episode documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns, a four-hour, is also a morality tale about our relationship to the land that sustains us—a lesson we ignore at our peril. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD.
American Lives Thomas Jefferson / Lewis & Clark / Frank Lloyd Wright / Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B Anthony / Mark Twain / Horatio's Drive / Unforgivable Blackness - Ken BurnsPBS - Shrink-wrapped. Ken burns american lives 7 disc gift set - ken burns American Lives Collection is a compilation of seven outstanding biographies and stories of some of America's most celebrated pioneers and historical events. Programming in this series began with thomas Jefferson in 1997 and concludes with Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson in 2005.
Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Anthony 1999 - mark twain 2002 - horatio's drive 2003 - unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson 2005 Shrink-wrapped. The war - a film by ken burns and Lynn Novick - DVD Brand New. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The 7-disc gift set collection includes: - thomas jefferson 1997 - lewis and Clark 1997 - Frank Lloyd Wright 1998 - Not For Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B.
61*HBO Studios 2221177 - Facing mounting pressure from the media and the stands, they both know there's only room for one winner. Maris is mantle's opposite in almost every way. The people make their choice known. Quiet and soft-spoken, he doesn't add up to everything a sports legend should be. Shrink-wrapped. The war - a film by ken burns and Lynn Novick - DVD Brand New.
The natural heir to his predecessors Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig, and Babe Ruth. Mickey mantle is a Yankee favorite. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. In the summer of 1961, roger maris and mickey Mantle took on Babe Ruth's record - the 1927 single-season 60 home run slam. Shrink-wrapped. Also at bat is a young Midwesterner, Roger Maris.
61* - But the people's favorite isn't the favorite to win. Shrink-wrapped. As the summer of 1961 unfolds, both Maris and Mantle find themselves approaching Babe Ruth's benchmark of 60 home runs. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. It would be a summer that no one would forget.