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The Swamp / a Film Posse, Inc. production for American Experience ; directed by Randall MacLowry ; produced by Randall MacLowry & Rebecca Taylor.

MacLowry, Randall, television producer, television director. (Added Author). Taylor, Rebecca, television producer. (Added Author). Hopper, Tim, narrator. (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster. (Added Author). Film Posse (Firm), production company. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library DVD 975.939 SWA (Text) 33500013007836 Main Available -
Mahnomen Public Library DVD 975.939 SWA (Text) 33500013007828 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531706258
  • ISBN: 1531706258
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally broadcast on television as an episode of the series American Experience in 2019.
Participant or Performer Note: Tim Hopper, narrator.
Summary, etc.: The history of the Everglades is a dramatic yet little known story of humanity's attempt to conquer nature. This program, told through the lives of a handful of colorful and resolute characters, explores the repeated efforts to reclaim, control and transform what was seen as a vast wasteland into an agricultural and urban paradise, and, ultimately, the drive to preserve America's greatest wetland.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround.
Language Note: In English; English subtitles.
Source of Description Note: Title from disc surface.
Subject: Everglades (Fla.)
Wetlands > Florida.
Natural areas > Florida.
Natural areas.
Wetlands.
Florida.
Florida > Everglades.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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