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The Shakers [videorecording] : hands to work, hearts to God / a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films
DVDs DVDs | PBS Home Video | c2004 | Full screen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 289.8 S)
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Imprint
[Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, c2004.
Edition
Full screen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (ca. 58 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series
Ken Burns' America collection
System Det
DVD ; Dolby Digital mono.
Note
Closed-captioned.
Performer
Narrated by David McCullough.
Credits
Producers, Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; writers, Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis ; cinematography, Ken Burns, Terry Hopkins.
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS television in 1984.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
This revealing and poignant film by Ken Burns portrays 200 years of Shaker life in America, guided by the recollections of the three surviving members of the faith, along with a wealth of archival material from over 40 collections. Explore every aspect of this strange and noble sect that produced some of the greatest architecture and furniture in American history.
Note
Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history.
Local Note
MW, 11-09
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ISBN
141570256X
9781415702567
Music #
88591 PBS Home Video
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