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The Resource 1948, Boomtime, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Sally Doganis, (videorecording)

1948, Boomtime, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Sally Doganis, (videorecording)

Label
1948, Boomtime
Title
1948, Boomtime
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Sally Doganis
Title variation
  • Boomtime, 1948
  • Boom time
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After World War II, the USA enjoyed unparalleled prosperity while Europe and much of the rest of the world suffered from devastation, lack of food and other necessities, and unemployment. The American Marshall Plan assisted Europe greatly in its recovery from the war and helped Europeans learn the 'American way' of doing things. Europeans began changing their economies, and became consumers as well as producers. This prosperity lasted until 1973, when the certainty of cheap oil and a world dominated by the West was over
Member of
0cE-T0oK-Ek
Cataloging source
CSO
Characteristic
videorecording
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People's century (Television program)
Credits note
Senior producer, David Espar ; BBC executive producer, Peter Pagnamenta ; executive producer, Zvi Dor-Ner ; editor, Stephen Sampson ; camera, Ian Kennedy, Bill Bromfield, John Beck ; music, Fianchra Trench, Zbigniew Preisner, Laurence Aston
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: John Forsythe
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1918-2010
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  • Espar, David
  • Pagnamenta, Peter
  • Dor-Ner, Zvi
  • Forsythe, John
  • Doganis, Sally
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS Video
Runtime
56
Series statement
  • History's best on PBS
  • PBS Video database of America's history & culture
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  • History, Modern
  • United States
  • Europe
  • Marshall Plan
  • United States
  • Europe
Technique
live action
Label
1948, Boomtime, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Sally Doganis, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen
  • Publisher's no.: PBS Video PECEX13
  • From the television program: People's century, 1900-1999
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (57 p.) & PBS video index
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
39753505
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version
Extent
1 videocassette (56 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PECEX13
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
1948, Boomtime, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Sally Doganis, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen
  • Publisher's no.: PBS Video PECEX13
  • From the television program: People's century, 1900-1999
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (57 p.) & PBS video index
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
39753505
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version
Extent
1 videocassette (56 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PECEX13
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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