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The Resource Rachel Carson's Silent spring, a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films, (videorecording)

Rachel Carson's Silent spring, a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films, (videorecording)

Label
Rachel Carson's Silent spring
Title
Rachel Carson's Silent spring
Statement of responsibility
a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films
Title variation
Silent spring
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Witness the life of passionate biologist and environmentalist, Rachel Carson, and how she exposed the effects of the unregulated use of pesticides and herbicides by the federal government, and sparked a revolution in environmental policy
Member of
Cataloging source
OLC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Michael Chalufour ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz
Dewey number
363.738/4
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
QH545.P4
LC item number
R23 2007
PerformerNote
Narrator Alex Chadwick, readings by Meryl Streep
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goodwin, Neil
  • Chadwick, Alex
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Peace River Films
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biologists
  • Environmentalists
  • Science writers
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides and wildlife
  • Insect pests
  • Environmental health
  • Documentary television programs
  • Carson, Rachel
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Rachel Carson's Silent spring, a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on public television
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Rachel Carson: woman, family member, scientist -- New chemical technologies -- Playing God with chemicals -- Silent Spring is published -- The government pays attention
Control code
144513883
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781593757632
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Public performance.
Other control number
783421420199
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white
Publisher number
WG42019
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)144513883
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rachel Carson's Silent spring, a Peace River Films production for American Experience ; produced and written by Neil Goodwin ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on public television
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Rachel Carson: woman, family member, scientist -- New chemical technologies -- Playing God with chemicals -- Silent Spring is published -- The government pays attention
Control code
144513883
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781593757632
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Public performance.
Other control number
783421420199
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white
Publisher number
WG42019
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)144513883
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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