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The Resource Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, a production of Great Projects Film Company, Inc. in association with South Carolina ETV ; written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff, (DVD videorecording)

Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, a production of Great Projects Film Company, Inc. in association with South Carolina ETV ; written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War
Title
Crucible of empire
Title remainder
the Spanish-American War
Statement of responsibility
a production of Great Projects Film Company, Inc. in association with South Carolina ETV ; written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff
Title variation
Spanish-American War
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An account of the United States' war with Spain beginning in 1898 which eventually led to U.S. control of Cuba and the Philippines, and later resulted in the independence of those two countries. Explains the United States' experiment in imperialism, which it later decided against. Tells the story of the war from all perspectives, not just the American side
Cataloging source
ERE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger T. Grange, III ; editor, Ted Winterburn ; graphic design, Clive Helfet ; music, T.O. Sterrett ; advisors, James C. Bradford ... [et al.] ; executive producers, Kenneth Mandell, Daniel B. Polin
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Narrator, Edward James Olmos ; character voices, Larry Linville, Laurence Luckinbill, Lou Diamond Phillips, Shawn Elliot, Jeff DeMunn, Roger Pretto
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-2000
  • 1962-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Daniel A
  • Polin, Daniel B
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Sterrett, T. O
  • Grange, Roger T.
  • Wolff, Leon
  • Wolff, Perry
  • Linville, Larry
  • Luckinbill, Laurence
  • Phillips, Lou Diamond
  • Elliot, Shawn
  • DeMunn, Jeffrey
  • Great Projects Film Company
  • South Carolina Educational Television Network
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spanish-American War, 1898
  • Documentary television programs
  • Nonfiction television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • United States
  • Cuba
  • Philippines
Technique
live action
Label
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, a production of Great Projects Film Company, Inc. in association with South Carolina ETV ; written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1999
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
That battleship of "Maine" -- The only recourse -- Playing the Cuba story -- Steps to war -- They are our redeemers -- To Cuba -- The liberator -- One man and all our institutions -- The Philippine disaster -- Epilogue
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780793693276
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008280
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
CESP601
Sound on medium or separate
sound separate from medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176631401
  • (OCoLC)ocn176631401
  • 627835
System details
DVD-video; NTSC, region 1; stereo; full-screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War, a production of Great Projects Film Company, Inc. in association with South Carolina ETV ; written and produced by Daniel A. Miller and Daniel B. Polin ; directed by Daniel A. Miller ; based on an idea by Leon Wolff and Perry Wolff, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1999
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
That battleship of "Maine" -- The only recourse -- Playing the Cuba story -- Steps to war -- They are our redeemers -- To Cuba -- The liberator -- One man and all our institutions -- The Philippine disaster -- Epilogue
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780793693276
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008280
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
CESP601
Sound on medium or separate
sound separate from medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176631401
  • (OCoLC)ocn176631401
  • 627835
System details
DVD-video; NTSC, region 1; stereo; full-screen
Video recording format
DVD

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