American Experience : New York

American Experience: New York : A Documentary Film by Ric Burns – A Video Revue


1848 New York Mitchell Map

1848 New York Mitchell Map

Although David Faulkner is still compiling his Favorite Books for 2012 – Library Inspired Selections I am taking the liberty of endorsing one of the best video documentaries I have ever seen.

Ric Burns American Experience: New York should be required viewing for every student of United States history.  The delivery is excellent. The subject matter is superb.

It is well worth the investment of $89.99 with PBS ~

However, those of you with Amazon Prime can view the entire series for free and a Prime Account is available free for one month ~

What a deal!


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