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The Resource John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS, (DVD)

John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS, (DVD)

Label
John & Abigail Adams
Title
John & Abigail Adams
Statement of responsibility
written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS
Title variation
John and Abigail Adams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relying heavily on the correspondence between the second president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail Adams, this joint biography sheds light on the characters of two people who played crictical roles in the history of the United States and on the tumultuous times through which they lived. He was a participant in the Continental Congress and a wartime emissary to France as well as becoming the second President of the United States during its fledging years. Mrs. Adams was an eyewitness reporter during the Siege of Boston
Member of
Cataloging source
UNA
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: David Ogden Stiers
Runtime
120
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television program The American experience in 2005
  • Special features: Choice for revolution; behind-the-scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781415716908
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050524
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
705052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm63662443
  • (OCoLC)63662443
  • 687027
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television program The American experience in 2005
  • Special features: Choice for revolution; behind-the-scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781415716908
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050524
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
705052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm63662443
  • (OCoLC)63662443
  • 687027
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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