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The Resource Rachel Carson's Silent spring, writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for the American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films

Rachel Carson's Silent spring, writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for the American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films

Label
Rachel Carson's Silent spring
Title
Rachel Carson's Silent spring
Statement of responsibility
writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for the American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films
Title variation
Silent spring
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Production company
Screenwriter
Television producer
Voice actor
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)
  • American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Michel Chalufour ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz ; cinematographers, Rick Brandt, Michel Chalufour, Flynn Donovan, Neil Goodwin, Rick Malkames, Frances Reid, Stephen Schecter
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
QH545.P4
LC item number
R23 2007
PerformerNote
Host: David McCullough ; 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
55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Biologists
  • Environmentalists
  • Science writers
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides and wildlife
  • Insect pests
  • Environmental health
  • Biologists
  • Environmental health
  • Environmentalists
  • Insect pests
  • Pesticides and wildlife
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides
  • Science writers
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Rachel Carson's Silent spring, writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for the American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television program American Experience, on public television in 1993
  • Special features: DVD-ROM link to American Experience website; other products of interest
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
  • mixed
  • multicolored
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
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (55 min.)
Isbn
9781593757632
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421420199
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
WG42019
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)144513883
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital; full screen (4x3) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rachel Carson's Silent spring, writer and producer, Neil Goodwin ; a Peace River Films production for the American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation, WNET/Thirteen and Peace River Films
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television program American Experience, on public television in 1993
  • Special features: DVD-ROM link to American Experience website; other products of interest
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
  • mixed
  • multicolored
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
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (55 min.)
Isbn
9781593757632
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421420199
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
WG42019
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)144513883
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital; full screen (4x3) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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