Baseball. a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films. Part 5, Shadow ball /

As America struggles to make it through the Depression, baseball provides them heroes. But the heroes do not come only from the Major Leagues. The Negro Leagues bring baseball to towns the Major Leagues ignore.

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Burns, Ken, 1953- (Producer), Ward, Geoffrey C., (Screenwriter)
Other Authors: Novick, Lynn, (Producer), Chancellor, John, 1927-1996, (Narrator)
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: Arlington, VA : Public Broadcasting Service, 1994.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Description
Summary:As America struggles to make it through the Depression, baseball provides them heroes. But the heroes do not come only from the Major Leagues. The Negro Leagues bring baseball to towns the Major Leagues ignore.
Item Description:Title from resource description page (viewed January 18, 2021).
Originally broadcast in 1994.
Physical Description:1 online resource (124 minutes)
Playing Time:02:03:03
Awards:Emmy Awards, 1995: Outstanding Informational Series (Ken Burns (producer/director/writer), Lynn Novick (producer), Geoffrey C. Ward (writer), John Chancellor (narrator))
Production Credits:Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; music, Jacqueline Schawb and others ; editors, Paul Barnes, Yaffa Lerea, Tricia Reidy, Michael Levine, Rick Desgres.
ISBN:ASP5103091/marc