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Charles Dickens : A Tale of Ambition and Genius / A&E Television Networks, LLC.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], ©1997.
Description1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sound, color + instructional materials (online)
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title Tale of Ambition and Genius
Contents Charles Dickens: Writer and Celebrity (2:39) -- Charles Dickens: Performance Personality (2:48) -- Financial Problems for Dickens Family (2:11) -- Charles Dickens in Shoe Polish Factory (2:45) -- Charles Dickens: A Taste of Life (2:43) -- Charles Dickens in Love (4:17) -- "The Pickwick Papers" (3:20) -- Success as a Writer (3:58) -- Charles Dickens in America (3:40) -- Charles Dickens: Growing Discontent (2:40) -- Charles Dickens' Fiction Growing Darker (2:09) -- Separation of Charles Dickens and His Wife (3:55) -- Last Years of Dickens' Life (3:32) -- Death of Charles Dickens (3:13) -- Credits: Charles Dickens: A Tale of Ambition and Genius (1:03) -- Christmas Carol by Dickens (1:23)
Abstract This episode of Biography presents a detailed look at the life of Charles Dickens, beginning with Dickens's harsh childhood and ending in his rise to worldwide acclaim.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 12, 2010.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 10 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: A&E Television Networks, LLC, 1997.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Other title Biography (A & E Home Video (Firm))
Publisher number42470 Films Media Group

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