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War & peace [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer David Conroy ; director John Davies.

Call number: DVD TV WAR
Publisher: [Port Washington, NY] : Koch Vision, 2007.
Publication date: 2007.
Subject: Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaigns -- Russia (Federation) -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Russia (Federation) -- Drama.
Russia -- History -- Alexander I, 1801-1825 -- Drama.
Russia -- Social life and customs -- 1533-1917 -- Drama.
Title: War & peace [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer David Conroy ; director John Davies.
Additional title: War and peace
Physical description: 5 videodiscs (890 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer note: Anthony Hopkins, Alan Dobie, Morag Hood, Angela Down, Sylvester Morand, Rupert Davies, Faith Brook, Joanna David, Anthony Jacobs.
Credits note: Dramatist, Jack Pulman ; costume designer, Charles Knode ; film editor, Gordan Clark.
Target audience note: Not rated.
Contents note: Disc 1. Name-day -- Sounds of war -- Skirmish at Schongraben -- A letter and two proposals -- Disc 2. Austerlitz -- Reunions -- New beginnings -- A beautiful tale -- Disc 3. Leave of absence -- Madness -- Men of destiny -- Fortunes of war -- Disc 4. Borodino -- Escape -- Moscow! -- Two meetings -- Disc 5. Of life and death -- The retreat -- The road to life -- An epilogue.
Notes: Originally broadcast by the BBC in 1972-73.
Based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy.
Special features: Photo gallery.
English dialogue.
DVD, fullscreen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Summary note: Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss is universally recognized as one of the greatest novels ever written. Focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars, this classic work is retold in twenty parts in this epic BBC production.
Genre: War films.
Television adaptations
Television mini-series
Added author: Conroy, David.
Davies, John Howard, 1939-2011.
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-
Dobie, Alan.
Hood, Morag.
Down, Angela.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910. Voĭna i mir.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
KOCH Vision (Firm)
ISBN: 1417230126
Url for this record:|library/marc/dynix|1120760
Bib No.: 1120760

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