The West

The West : An Illustrated History

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- The PBS series The West will be rebroadcast nationally on eight consecutive Monday evenings between October 13 and December 1, 2003.- This book was developed and written by the creative team responsible for other major bestsellers, including The Civil War, Baseball, and Jazz, and became an immediate national bestseller when it was published in 1996.- Ken Burns directed the landmark series The Civil War, Baseball, and Jazz, as well as the Academy Award-nominated The Brooklyn Bridge and The Statue of Liberty, among many other popular and highly successful documentary films.
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  • Paperback | 445 pages
  • 233.68 x 274.32 x 30.48mm | 1,678.28g
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • Illustrated
  • Illustrated
  • 0316735892
  • 9780316735896
  • 1,002,631

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"A vivid account of the American experience, filled with stories of the greed, folly, courage, ambition, and hope that still fuel the dreams of this nation."
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