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The Resource Into the deep : America, whaling & the world, American Experience Films presents, A Steeplechase Films Production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Series producer, Susan Bellows ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; executive producer, Mark Samels ; producers, Bonnie Lafave, Mary Recine, Robin Espinola, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording DVD)

Into the deep : America, whaling & the world, American Experience Films presents, A Steeplechase Films Production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Series producer, Susan Bellows ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; executive producer, Mark Samels ; producers, Bonnie Lafave, Mary Recine, Robin Espinola, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Into the deep : America, whaling & the world
Title
Into the deep
Title remainder
America, whaling & the world
Statement of responsibility
American Experience Films presents, A Steeplechase Films Production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Series producer, Susan Bellows ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; executive producer, Mark Samels ; producers, Bonnie Lafave, Mary Recine, Robin Espinola, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns
Title variation
  • America, whaling & the world
  • America, whaling and the world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The history of the American whaling industry, from its 17th-century origins in drift and shore whaling off the coast of New England and Cape Cod, through the golden age of deep ocean whaling, and on to its demise in the decades following the American Civil War
Member of
Cataloging source
OCP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Li-Shin Yu ; music, Brian Keane ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Paul Goldsmith
Dewey number
639.28092973
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Optional English SDH for the hearing impaired ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Willem Dafoe ; voices, Robert Sean Leonard, Josh Hamilton, Vincent Kartheiser, Callie Thorne, Philip Bosco
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1979-
  • 1819-1891
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ric
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Leonard, Robert Sean
  • Hamilton, Josh
  • Kartheiser, Vincent
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Melville, Herman
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
114
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  • Whaling
  • Nantucket (Mass.)
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Melville, Herman
  • Whalers (Persons)
  • Whaling masters
  • Whaling ships
  • Whaling in literature
  • Whaling stations
  • Whalers' writings, American
  • Whale oil
  • Whale oil
  • Whaling
Technique
live action
Label
Into the deep : America, whaling & the world, American Experience Films presents, A Steeplechase Films Production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Series producer, Susan Bellows ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; executive producer, Mark Samels ; producers, Bonnie Lafave, Mary Recine, Robin Espinola, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 2010
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Deleted scenes that take a closer look at whales, the history of Nantucket, and the whaling industry (ca. 23 min.) ; bonus reenactment footage, featuring whaling sea shanties being sung aboard the Charles W. Morgan (ca. 15 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781608832521
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012553
Other physical details
sd., col. w/ b&w seq.
Publisher number
AMX62208
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn641540602
  • (OCoLC)641540602
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Into the deep : America, whaling & the world, American Experience Films presents, A Steeplechase Films Production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Series producer, Susan Bellows ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; executive producer, Mark Samels ; producers, Bonnie Lafave, Mary Recine, Robin Espinola, Ric Burns ; written and directed by Ric Burns, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 2010
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Deleted scenes that take a closer look at whales, the history of Nantucket, and the whaling industry (ca. 23 min.) ; bonus reenactment footage, featuring whaling sea shanties being sung aboard the Charles W. Morgan (ca. 15 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781608832521
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012553
Other physical details
sd., col. w/ b&w seq.
Publisher number
AMX62208
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn641540602
  • (OCoLC)641540602
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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