The Resource The national dream, [directed by Eric Till and James Murray], (videorecording)

The national dream, [directed by Eric Till and James Murray], (videorecording)

Label
The national dream
Title
The national dream
Statement of responsibility
[directed by Eric Till and James Murray]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This bold, dramatic series captures the epic struggles to open the Canadian West and at last join Canada from sea to sea. Based on the books The National Dream and The Last Spike by Pierre Berton, the programs chronicle the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the political fortunes of those who shaped the course of the railway and the destiny of Canada between 1871 and 1885
Cataloging source
OTP
Characteristic
videorecording
LC call number
HE2810.C2
LC item number
N38 2003
PerformerNote
Narrator: Pierre Burton
Runtime
432
Target audience
adult
Technique
unknown
The national dream, [directed by Eric Till and James Murray], (videorecording)
Label
The national dream, [directed by Eric Till and James Murray], (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • No publisher's number
  • Originally produced in 1974
  • Each episode has a duration of 54 min
  • Based on Pierre Burton's books The National Dream and The Last Spike
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[v. 1]. episode 1. The great lone land -- [v. 2]. episode 2. The Pacific scandal -- [v. 3]. The horrid B.C. business -- [v. 4]. episode 4. The great debate -- [v. 5]. episode 5. The railway general -- [v. 6]. episode 6. The sea of mountains -- [v. 7]. episode 7. The desperate days -- [v. 8]. episode 8. The last spike
Control code
ocn319887879
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
8 videodiscs (432 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1104133
  • (OCoLC)319887879
  • (CaAE) a1104133
Video recording format
DVD

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