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The 60's [videorecording] / History
DVDs DVDs | Distributed by New Video | 2009
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 973.92 S) plus 2 more
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Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.92 S pt.1, no.1-6 CHECK SHELF
Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.92 S pt.2, no.7-10 CHECK SHELF
Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.92 S pt.3, no.11-14 CHECK SHELF

Details

Imprint
[New York] : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2009]
Descript
14 videodiscs (ca. 1714 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Note
Title from container.
Performer
Host: Tom Brokaw (King and 1968 with Tom Brokaw).
Note
Originally broadcast on television.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
From the glamorous years of the Kennedy administration to the triumph of the first moonwalk, viewers are escorted through the period's world-changing events, including the Cuban missile crisis; the civil rights movement; the assassinations of John Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr.; urban riots; the Vietnam War; and the peace movement it fostered.
Contents
[Disc 1]. King -- [Disc 2]. 1968 with Tom Brokaw -- [Disc 3]. The Vietnam war: Vietnam: on the front lines -- [Disc 4]. The Vietnam war: LBJ and Vietnam: in the eye of the storm ; Tet offensive ; Unsung heroes: the battle of Khe Sanh -- [Disc 5]. History presents: The race to the moon: Failure is not an option -- [Disc 6]. History presents: The race to the moon: Code name: Project Orion ; Modern marvels: Apollo 13 ; Modern marvels: pace shuttle -- [Disc 7]. Voices of civil rights: Mississippi state secrets ; Crossing the bridge.
[Disc 8]. Voices of civil rights: Biography: Martin Luther King, Jr ; Biography: Thurgood Marshall -- [Disc 9]. JFK: a presidency revealed -- [Disc 10]. JFK: a presidency revealed -- [Disc 11]. The 1960's: The JFK assassination ; Modern marvels: Apollo 11 ; Bay of Pigs declassified -- [Disc 12]. Peyote to LSD -- [Disc 13]. Days of rage and wonder: Hippies -- [Disc 14]. ays of rage and wonder: Riot: the Chicago Conspiracy trial ; Sex and the Vietnam War.
Note
Special features: [Disc 2]: Interview with Tom Brokaw. [Disc 5]: Commentary with NASA mission control flight director Gene Kranz, writer/producer/co-director Rushmore DeNooyer, and editor/co-producer Tony Bacon on "Failure is not an option." [Disc 10]: Two episodes of "Biography:" "JFK: a personal story" and "Joseph Kennedy, Sr., father of an American dynasty."
Local Note
MW, 2-09
Subject
Genre
Alt Author
Alt Title
Sixties
Modern marvels (Television program)
Biography (Television program)
ISBN
1422927652
9781422927656
ISBN/ISSN
733961144789
Music #
AAAE144780 A & E Television Networks
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