Ken Burns: The National Parks: America's Best Idea DVD + Soundtrack CD Combo


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The National Parks tells the human history of five of the nation's most important and most heavily visited National Parks (Yellowstone, Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Acadia, and Great Smoky Mountains) and the unforgettable Americans who made them possible. Save when you buy the DVD and CD combo!

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  • Country of Origin: United States


  • Directed and produced by Ken Burns

    Special Features:
    Disc One - The Making of The National Parks (Includes Spanish Audio and Subtitles)

    Disc Two - Capturing the Parks (A behind-the-scenes look at filming of The National Parks: America's Best Idea)

    Disc Three - Musical Journeys through the National Parks (National Parks Timeline, Peace at Last/ Across the Ocean, Horizons, Green Groves of Erin, The Shores of Ogygia, Teddy Bears' Picnic)

    Disc Four - Outtakes (An Interview with Nevada Barr, author and former National Park Service ranger; and The Boss, the story of Frank Pinkley and Casa Grande. Narrated by Ken Burns)

    Disc Five - The National Parks: This Is America (Mini Documentary, Includes Spanish Audio and Subtitles)

    Disc Six - Contemporary Stories from America's National Parks (San Antonio Missions: Keeping History Alive, Yosemite's Buffalo Soldiers, Mount Rushmore: Telling America's Stories, Manzanar: "Never Again," City Kids in National Parks, Includes Spanish Audio and Subtitles).

    This film is presented in "widescreen" format, enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
    Audio: English 5.1 Surround; English 2.0 Stereo; Spanish 2.0 Stereo; and
    Descriptive Video for the Visually Impaired.
    Subtitles: English & Spanish.
    Region: NTSC 1.

  • CD Tracks include:

    Mallard Island Hymn Peter Ostroushko
    The Blue River Waltz Jay Unger and Molly Mason
    Sligo Creek Al Petteway
    Land of Rest Bobby Horton
    Shores of Orgygia - Remix Bobby Horton
    Horse Stealing Song Joseph Fire Crow
    Late Summer Aire Jacqueline Schwab and Matt Glaser
    (Twilight On) The Sangre de Cristos Peter Ostroushko
    This Is My Father's World Bobby Horton
    Riding the River Al Petteway and Amy White
    In Nature's Hands Bobby Horton
    Pretty Polly Bobby Horton
    Crossing the Platte Dana Robinson
    Dunlap's Creek Bobby Horton
    Psalm of the Prairie Peter Ostroushko
    Beside Brown Waters Bobby Horton
    Peace at Last Will Duncan and Bobby Horton
    Across the Ocean Will Duncan and Bobby Horton
    Land of the Sky Al Petteway and Amy White
    The Shores of Orgygia Will Duncan and Bobby Horton.