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Seven Angry Men

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John Brown and his sons and followers murder advocates of slavery so that Kansas can join the United States as a free state. They continue the fight in Harpers Ferry, Virginia.
DVD
2015; 1955
Clemons (Stacks)
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John Brown's Holy War [electronic resource]

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John Brown, considered the father of American terrorism, was an inspiration to the Civil Rights movement. He was a farmer, a warrior, a family man and an avenging angel. More than 150 years after his execution, questions swirl around John Brown: was he a madman or a martyr? A bloodthirsty fanatic or a great American hero? Dramatic reenactments trace John Brown's obsessive battle against human bondage.
Online
2005; 2000
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John Brown's Holy War

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A look inside a complex man, farmer and warrior, family man and avenging angel, to reveal the man behind the legend. He is the father of American terrorism-- and an inspiration to the Civil Rights movement. More than 150 years after his execution, questions swirl around John Brown: was he a madman or a martyr? A bloodthirsty fanatic or a great American hero? Draws on interviews with historians and writers, including novelist Russell Banks, and stunning dramatic reenactments to trace one man's obsessive battle against human bondage.
VHS
2000; 1999
Ivy (By Request)
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Alexander Gardner: War Photographer

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Describes Gardner chronicling the war, especially the assassination of Lincoln (1st work). Views Brown's fanatical raid on Harper's Ferry (2nd work).
Online
1993
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Decade of Discord

Sectional tensions over slavery characterize the years leading up to the Civil War. Learn the results of the Compromise of 1850 and the raid on Harper's Ferry. Delve into political party changes, the Lincoln-Douglas debates, and the election of 1860.
Online
2015; 2004