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Tale of Two Cities, Part 4
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directed by Michael E. Briant, 1942-; produced by Barry Letts, 1925-2009, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Paul Shelley, 1942-, Ralph Michael, 1907-1994 and Sally Osborne, 1952-, in Tale of Two Cities (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1980), 26 mins
Carton reveals his true feelings to Lucie, and Barsad, the false witness at Darney's trial makes an unwelcome reappearance in Paris. He has some information that he thinks Madame and Monsieur Defarge, who harboured Dr. Manette when he was first released from the Bastille, will be interested in.
directed by Michael E. Briant, 1942-; produced by Barry Letts, 1925-2009, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Paul Shelley, 1942-, Ralph Michael, 1907-1994 and Sally Osborne, 1952-, in Tale of Two Cities (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1980), 26 mins
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Heroes of the Enlightenment, Episode 2, Changing Society
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directed by Sheila Hayman; produced by Sun Shuyun, 1960-, Renegade Pictures, in Heroes of the Enlightenment, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 57 mins
From Google, and Facebook and Wikipedia to the systems of democracy, finance, manufacture and the law - Changing Society investigates how many aspects of modern life owe their existence to a single defining period: the Age of Enlightenment of the 18th century. In Changing Society we see how in the space of...
directed by Sheila Hayman; produced by Sun Shuyun, 1960-, Renegade Pictures, in Heroes of the Enlightenment, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 57 mins
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CHAPTER 7. Our Ancestors the Sighted: Making Blind People French and French People Blind, 1750–1991
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written by Catherine Kudlick, fl. 1988; in Civil Disabilities: Citizenship, Membership, and Belonging, Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 150-171
An estimated one billion people around the globe live with a disability; this number grows exponentially when family members, friends, and care providers are included. Various countries and international organizations have attempted to guard against discrimination and secure basic human rights for those whose live...
written by Catherine Kudlick, fl. 1988; in Civil Disabilities: Citizenship, Membership, and Belonging, Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 150-171
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Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 70, Statue Of Liberty
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produced by Andy Thomas, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 70 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 47 mins
Authoritative and richly detailed, THE STATUE OF LIBERTY explores the remarkable steps leading to its creation, from the initial struggles to find adequate funding to its celebratory centennial restoration. Rare footage and archival photos document the radical methods the French devised for shaping the massive scu...
produced by Andy Thomas, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 70 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 47 mins
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Napoleon, To Destiny
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directed by David Grubin, 1944-; produced by David Grubin, 1944-, in Napoleon (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2000, originally published 2000), 54 mins
This documentary, by David Grubin, is the first in a series of four episodes and recounts the story of Napoleon's extraordinary rise from Corsican obscurity to the victories in Italy that made him a hero to the French people and convinced him that he was destined for greatness. It also tells of his love for Jose...
directed by David Grubin, 1944-; produced by David Grubin, 1944-, in Napoleon (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2000, originally published 2000), 54 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 8, Building a Nation
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directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
Since its independence in 1962, Algeria is in the process of industrializing. Follow its effect upon a traditional farm and peasant-based economy, and upon the quality of day to day life as services and facilities have tried to keep pace with the rush to the cities.
directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
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Thailand
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written by Terry E. Miller, 1945-; edited by Terry E. Miller, 1945- and Sean Williams (Routledge (Publisher), 1998), 117 page(s)
written by Terry E. Miller, 1945-; edited by Terry E. Miller, 1945- and Sean Williams (Routledge (Publisher), 1998), 117 page(s)
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Memo from Calvin A. Mitchell to Jonathan H. Spalter re: White House Foreign Affairs Press Guidance, June 22, 1994
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written by Calvin A. Mitchell, fl. 1994, in Records on Donald Steinberg and Rwanda, of William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum (Little Rock, AR) (22 June 1994), Box 3, Folder 580000 (originally published 1994), 14 page(s)
National Security Council Cable, Email, and Records Management System - NSC Emails - A1-Record - April 94-Sept 94 - Steinberg & Rwanda
written by Calvin A. Mitchell, fl. 1994, in Records on Donald Steinberg and Rwanda, of William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum (Little Rock, AR) (22 June 1994), Box 3, Folder 580000 (originally published 1994), 14 page(s)
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Greece
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written by Jane K. Cowan; edited by Timothy Rice, fl. 1981, James Porter, fl. 1969 and Chris Goertzen (Routledge (Publisher), 2000), 22 page(s)
written by Jane K. Cowan; edited by Timothy Rice, fl. 1981, James Porter, fl. 1969 and Chris Goertzen (Routledge (Publisher), 2000), 22 page(s)
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Search for Destiny, Part 3
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directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 52 mins
he post World War II period saw the struggle of Middle Eastern peoples to throw off British hegemony in the area. In Iran, Mossadegh nationalized the Iran oilfields, but was forced out of power by the CIA. In Egypt, Nasser took power from the corrupt King Farouk and became the apostle of a new sense of Arab identi...
directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 52 mins
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