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Immigrant from America
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directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011), 21 mins
Unlike every other immigrant to America, the Black African came to a land of bondage, not freedom. This provocative film explores how the African American has used education, economic strength, and political power to overcome a legacy of racist obstacles.
directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011), 21 mins
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Conquest, 19, Weapons of the Civil War
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directed by Andrew Nock, in Conquest, 19 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 19 mins
Conquest brings you a fascinating look into United States' history with this episode which is dedicated to the weapons of the Civil War. There are cannon demos and battle re-enactments involving the Spencer Breach Loader, the highly accurate Sharpe's rifle and the Springfield rifle musket as well as the deadly bay...
directed by Andrew Nock, in Conquest, 19 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 19 mins
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Unknown Civil War, The Siege of Vicksburg
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produced by Robert Senkel, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 48 mins
Narrated by Steven Lang, this film sets forth many of the lesser-known facts about the siege of Vicksburg that occurred during the Civil War. Under the direction of Major General Ulysses S. Grant, forces marched on this city, trapping many poorly prepared Confederate soldiers there. This victory over Lieutenant Ge...
produced by Robert Senkel, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 48 mins
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Unknown Civil War, Shiloh: Part One: The Tennessee River Campaign
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produced by Rhys Thomas, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 42 mins
This documentary is about Grant's rise to fame and glory, and the dire mistakes he made that led to the greatest battle in the West. This video also includes interviews with some prominent historians.
produced by Rhys Thomas, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 42 mins
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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1, Antietam
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directed by Michael Epstein; produced by Caroline Suh, fl. 2001-2016, in 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 44 mins
Antietam was the first major clash of the Civil War to take place on Northern soil. It was also the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, causing approximately 23,000 casualties. What changed Antietam from merely an infamous day in the nation's history to one of its most profound? This program describes...
directed by Michael Epstein; produced by Caroline Suh, fl. 2001-2016, in 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 44 mins
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Aftershock: Beyond The Civil War
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directed by David W. Padrusch, 1970-; produced by David W. Padrusch, 1970- (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 1 hour 30 mins
The aftermath of the War Between the States was for many as terrible as the hostility itself. This riveting DVD presents the unvarnished story of the traumatic Reconstruction period. Slavery was not wiped out by the Civil War, only driven underground. The post-war chaos was a breeding ground for opportunists from...
directed by David W. Padrusch, 1970-; produced by David W. Padrusch, 1970- (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 1 hour 30 mins
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Battlefield Detectives, 1, The Civil War: Shiloh
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produced by Bob Bentley, 1946-, in Battlefield Detectives, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
One of the great routs, indeed one of the great shocks, of the Civil War was the Confederate defeat at Shiloh. They had chosen the battlefield; they had chosen the moment to attack; and they achieved almost total strategic and tactical surprise. Twelve hours after their surprise attack they were in a commanding po...
produced by Bob Bentley, 1946-, in Battlefield Detectives, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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Man Moment Machine, 6, Lincoln & The Flying Spying Machine
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directed by Michael McInerney; produced by Michael McInerney, in Man Moment Machine, 6 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
This documentary, directed by Michael McInerney, features Abraham Lincoln at the end of the Civil War and his use of a hot air spy balloon.
directed by Michael McInerney; produced by Michael McInerney, in Man Moment Machine, 6 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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Revolution, 3, Declaring Independence
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directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 46 mins
This episode from The Revolution covers the year 1776, a time when noble ideas and dreams of independence ring out as America is born. However, the British launch a mighty offensive against the Continental Army. The Battle of New York offers promise for General Howe’s troops.
directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 46 mins
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Unknown Civil War, Battle of Chickamauga
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produced by Tony Long, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 52 mins
The Battle of Chickamauga is considered the bloodiest two-day battle in American Civil War history. Commentaries from authors and historians, battle reenactments, maps, photographs and actual battlefield scenes recount the unforgettable clash between north and south. The video documentary Battle of Chickamauga tak...
produced by Tony Long, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 52 mins
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