Signed by Ken Burns, the first edition of The War: An Intimate History by Geoffrey C. Ward. This work is based on the film by Ken Burns.
Quarto, xxv, 451pp. Black hardcover, title stamped in gilt on spine. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Appears unread. In the publisher’s fine dust jacket. Signed by Ken Burns on the title page.
The War by Ken Burns is a seven-part documentary series that focuses on the American experience in World War II. It was first broadcast on PBS in 2007. Through personal accounts and archival footage, the series examines the impact of the war on four American towns. Keith David narrates the story of World War II primarily through the eyes of ordinary people, bringing a human perspective to this historical event.