The Resource The national parks : America's best idea, Morning of creation, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; WETA, (electronic resource)

The national parks : America's best idea, Morning of creation, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; WETA, (electronic resource)

Label
The national parks : America's best idea, Morning of creation
Title
The national parks
Title remainder
America's best idea
Title part
Morning of creation
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; WETA
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the birth of the national park idea in the mid-1800s and follows its evolution for nearly 150 years. Using archival photographs, first-person accounts of historical characters, personal memories and analysis from more than 40 interviews, the series chronicles the steady addition of new parks through the stories of the people who helped create them and save them from destruction
Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD.
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
This edition in English
PerformerNote
Narrator: Peter Coyote ; voices, Adam Arkin, Carl Lumbly, Murphy Guyer, Philip Bosco, John Lithgow, Lee Stetson, Eli Wallach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Duncan, Dayton
Runtime
114
Series statement
The PBS Video Collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • National parks and reserves
  • Nature conservation
Target audience
adult
Label
The national parks : America's best idea, Morning of creation, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; WETA, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?PBSV;2362453
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Jun. 17, 2014)
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (114 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)884831007
Video recording format
other
Label
The national parks : America's best idea, Morning of creation, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; WETA, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?PBSV;2362453
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Jun. 17, 2014)
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (114 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)884831007
Video recording format
other

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