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Korean War, 1, Making of a Bloodbath
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produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in Korean War, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 45 mins
Explores the origins, conduct, military strategies and political implications of this pivotal Cold War struggle. Presents rare archival film footage, combined with interviews of American veterans of the Korean War.
produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in Korean War, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 45 mins
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Korean War, 3, Retreat from Hell
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produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in Korean War, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 45 mins
The Korean War was a war of firsts: the first battlefield of the Cold War, the first jet war, and the first war where it was not possible for combatants to unleash their full power, either militarily or politically. This program follows a shattered and freezing UN-coalition army as it makes the longest retreat in...
produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in Korean War, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 45 mins
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Korean War, 4, Bitter Standoff
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produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in Korean War, 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 45 mins
As American casualties mounted, U.S. policy shifted from liberation of Korea to containment of Communism. In this program, General Matthew Ridgway replaces an insubordinate MacArthur and turns back the enemy tide during two years of the war's bloodiest fighting.
produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in Korean War, 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 45 mins
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Liberty, Episode 1, The Reluctant Revolutionaries, 1763-1774
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, in Liberty, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997, originally published 1997), 54 mins
In 1763, the capitol city of America is London, George Washington is lobbying for a post in the British army, and no one thinks of Boston harbor when they hear talk of tea parties. In a dozen years, the colonies are on the brink of rebellion. What happens to bring this country so quickly near war with England?
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, in Liberty, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997, originally published 1997), 54 mins
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Liberty, Episode 2, Blows Must Decide, 1774-1776
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 54 mins
A total break from Great Britain remains hard for Americans to imagine, even after shots are fired at Lexington and Concord. Words push matters "Over the Edge" in 1776. Common Sense argues that it is the natural right of men to govern themselves. The Declaration of Independence declares this same idea a "self-evid...
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 54 mins
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Liberty, Episode 3, The Times That Try Men's Souls, 1776-1777
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 53 mins
Days after the Declaration of Independence is signed, a British force arrives in New York harbor. Washington and his troops are driven to New Jersey. With only a few days of enlistment left for many of his volunteers, a desperate Washington leads his army quietly across the Delaware River on the day after Christma...
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 53 mins
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Liberty, Episode 4, Oh Fatal Ambition, 1777-1778
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 54 mins
The 'united' states remain in dire need of funds and military support. Congress dispatches Benjamin Franklin to France in hopes of creating an alliance which will provide both. Meanwhile, a British army marches down the Hudson River trying to cut off New England from the other colonies. The British are crushed by...
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 54 mins
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Revolution, 1, Boston, Bloody Boston
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produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
This episode of The Revolution examines the impetuses behind the American Revolution, including the Stamp Act riots, the Boston Massacre, and the Boston Tea Party. A Continental Congress convenes with some of the rebellion's major political players involved.
produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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States, Florida, Indiana, Washington, Utah and Rhode Island
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produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
Take a trip through the Sunshine, Hoosier, Evergreen, Beehive, and Ocean States! This program surveys the unique characteristics of Florida (the arrival of Ponce de Leon, the founding of St. Augustine, the citrus industry, and retirement communities); of Indiana (corn production, limestone quarrying, the Indy 500,...
produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
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States, The States: New Jersey, Arizona, Kentucky, Oklahoma and Alaska
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produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
Explore the Garden, Grand Canyon, Bluegrass, and Sooner States, as well as the Last Frontier! This program examines the unique characteristics of New Jersey (cultural diversity, most affluent state, Battle of Trenton, Thomas Edison, and Atlantic City nightlife); of Arizona (searing heat, Grand Canyon, Tombstone, W...
produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
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