Street Gang

The Complete History of Sesame Street
Product Number: EB00394532
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781440658754
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Coming soon as a documentary from Focus Films, The New York Times bestselling account of the story behind one of the most influential, durable, and beloved shows in the history of television: Sesame Street. "Davis tracks down every Sesame anecdote and every Sesame personality in his book...?inally, we get to touch Big Bird's feathers." -The New York Times Book Review Sesame Street is the longest-running-and arguably most beloved- children's television program ever created. Today, it reaches some six million preschoolers weekly in the United States and countless others in 140 countries around the world. Street Gang is the compelling, comical, and inspiring story of a media masterpiece and pop-culture landmark. Television reporter and columnist Michael Davis-with the complete participation of Joan Ganz Cooney, one of the show's founders-unveils the idealistic personalities, decades of social and cultural change, stories of compassion and personal sacrifice, and miraculous efforts of writers, producers, directors, and puppeteers that together transformed an empty soundstage into the most recognizable block of real estate in television history.

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Author(s): Michael Davis
Original Publish Date: Dec 26, 2008

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Author(s): Michael Davis
Narrator(s): Caroll Spinney
Genre: Humor
Product Number Z10006868
Released: Jan 01, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781593164003

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