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1. Jazz : a film by Ken Burns by Burns, Ken, 1953- Publication: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Video 2000 . 10 videocassettes (ca. 19 hr.) : col. and b&w ; 1/2 in. , A documentary history of jazz from its origins in the city of New Orleans during the 1890s within the African-American community through the 1990's. Contents: --episode 1. Gumbo (90 min.) --episode 2. The gift (90 min.) --episode 3. Our language (120 min.) --episode 4. The true welcome (125 min.) --episode 5. Swing: pure pleasure (90 min.) --episode 6. Swing: the velocity of celebration (120 min.) --episode 7. Dedicated to chaos (120 min.) --episode 8. Risk (125 min.) --episode 9. The adventure (120 min.) --episode 10. Masterpiece by midnight (120 min.) Date: 2000 Availability: No items available:

2. The Civil War   Publication: Burbank, CA PBS Home Video Warner Home Video 2002 . 5 videocassettes (680 min.) sd., col. with b&w sequences 1/2 in. , Closed-captioned Originally produced as a television mini series in 1990. VHS Special feature: behind-the-scenes: "The Civil War Reconstruction." MPAA rating: Not rated | An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive- and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again. | Contents: tape 1, Episode one : The cause 1861 tape 2, Episode two & three : A very bloody affair forever free 1862 tape 3, Episode four : Simply murder Episode five : The universe of battle tape 4, Episode six : Valley of the shadow of death 1864 Episode seven : Most hallowed ground 1864 tape 5, Episode eight : War is all hell 1865 Episode nine : The better angels of our nature 1865 Behind the scenes : the civil war reconstruction Date: 2002 Availability: No items available: