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Slavery and the making of America / Thirteen/WNET New York ; series producer, Dante J. James ; narrator, Morgan Freeman.

James, Dante J., (producer-director-writer.). Pellett, Gail, (producer-director-writer.). Gazit, Chana, (producer-director-writer.). Farrell, Leslie D., (producer-director-writer.). Freeman, Morgan, (narrator.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD 306.362 SLAVERY 485/485/485/485 (Text) 34706001355272 DVD Non-Fiction Available -
 : Donated by Friends of the Library, 2013.
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon DVD 973.7 SLA V.4 (Text) 30653003346624 Adult NoN Fic dvd Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (4 hrs. : approximately 60 min. each) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen? format.
  • Publisher: New York : Ambrose Video Publishing, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features : Printable documents.
Formatted Contents Note:
[v. 1] The downward spiral / director/producer/writer, Dante J. James -- [v. 2] Liberty in the air / director/producer/writer, Gail Pellett -- [v. 3] Seeds of destruction / director/producer/writer, Chana Gazit -- [v. 4] The challenge of freedom / director/producer/writer, Leslie D. Farrell.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the history of slavery in the United States and the role it played in shaping the new country's development.
Language Note:
English soundtrack with optional subtitles in English and Spanish.
Subject: Slavery > United States > History.
Documentary history programs.

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