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The Resource USS Constellation : battling for freedom, [presented by] The History Channel ; producer, Kim Hawkins ; writer, Sarah Kass ; director, Mike Loades, (videorecording)

USS Constellation : battling for freedom, [presented by] The History Channel ; producer, Kim Hawkins ; writer, Sarah Kass ; director, Mike Loades, (videorecording)

Label
USS Constellation : battling for freedom
Title
USS Constellation
Title remainder
battling for freedom
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] The History Channel ; producer, Kim Hawkins ; writer, Sarah Kass ; director, Mike Loades
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The year is 1859 and the African slave trade has been illegal in the US for 50 years; still the practice continues. In response, the U.S. Navy assembled a small fleet of ships called the African Squadron, headed up by the USS Constellation, to interdict slave ships off the coast of Africa. Through first person accounts from the journals of officers and sailors on the famous ship, the USS Constellation, experience the difficulty and dangers of pursuing the stealthy vessels known as "slavers"
Cataloging source
UNA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
306.362097
LC call number
  • VA65.C756
  • HT1049
LC item number
  • U77 2009
  • .U77 2009
PerformerNote
Narrator, Wren Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawkins, Kim
  • Loades, Mike
  • Brown, Wren
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • New Video Group
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Constellation (Frigate)
  • Slave trade
  • Slave trade
  • Slave traders
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
unknown
Label
USS Constellation : battling for freedom, [presented by] The History Channel ; producer, Kim Hawkins ; writer, Sarah Kass ; director, Mike Loades, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on History as an episode of the television series Time machine in 2006
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn435673203
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781422943809
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
306.362 US7 ; P ; xX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; Color ; D01Z ; YVN1004MW190(LAP)
Other control number
733961163650
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AAAE163650
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 435673203
  • (Sirsi) 435673203
  • (OCoLC)435673203
System details
DVD ; widescreen ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
USS Constellation : battling for freedom, [presented by] The History Channel ; producer, Kim Hawkins ; writer, Sarah Kass ; director, Mike Loades, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on History as an episode of the television series Time machine in 2006
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn435673203
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781422943809
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
306.362 US7 ; P ; xX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; Color ; D01Z ; YVN1004MW190(LAP)
Other control number
733961163650
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AAAE163650
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 435673203
  • (Sirsi) 435673203
  • (OCoLC)435673203
System details
DVD ; widescreen ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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