The Congress

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[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2004., , ©1988.
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1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2004., , ©1988.


General Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history.
Creation/Production Credits
Written by David McCullough and Bernard A. Weisberger ; produced by Ken Burns and Stephen Ives.
Narrated by David McCullough.
"In this elegant, penetrating and moving portrait of the United States Congress, filmmaker Ken Burns profiles an American institution whose ideals and actions affect us all. Narrated by David McCullough, the program employs historic film footage and interviews with insiders" including David Broker, Alistair Cooke and Cokie Roberts to detail the personalities, events and issues that have animated Congress' first 200 years."--Publisher's website.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD ; Dolby digital.
Closed captioned.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Burns, K., Ives, S., & McCullough, D. G. (2004). The Congress (Full screen version.). PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Burns, Ken, 1953-, Stephen. Ives and David G. McCullough. 2004. The Congress. PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Burns, Ken, 1953-, Stephen. Ives and David G. McCullough. The Congress PBS Home Video, 2004.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Burns, Ken, Stephen Ives, and David G McCullough. The Congress Full screen version., PBS Home Video, 2004.

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