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

MacLowry, Randall, (television producer,, television director.). Taylor, Rebecca, (television producer.). Hopper, Tim, (narrator.). Grunwald, Michael, 1970- Swamp. (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (broadcaster.). Film Posse (Firm), (production company.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Coudersport Public Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Potter-Tioga Library System. (Show)

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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.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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