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Odnoėtazhnaia͡ America

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Following in the footsteps of Ilf and Petrov, two Soviet writers who visited America in 1935 and described their experiences in the famous book ?One-Story High America?, Vladimir Pozner and Ivan Urgant, two of today?s most popular Russian TV personalities, drive cross-country and back on a seven-week trip to find out if and how the United States has changed in the last 70 years.--Container.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Over America

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A visual essay on the beauty and grandeur that is America, as seen by aerial photography.
DVDBlu-Ray
2008; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
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Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip

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Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Best of on the Road With Charles Kuralt

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In The American heritage, Kuralt brings special moments in American history to life, such as Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence, wagon trains rolling across the Wild West, Henry Ford and his Model T, and Booker T. Washington and the Tuskegee Institute. In Seasons of America, Kuralt traces a year in the life of the United States, spending spring in Vermont, summer in Mark Twain's hometown, autumn in New England, and celebrating a sleigh ride in the winter in Wyoming. Unforgettable people shows a car that runs on corn cobs, the world's largest ball of string, and introduces more than a dozen American families and working people who make America such a unique place.
VHS
1993
Ivy (By Request)
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America's Historic Trails

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VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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20 Years on the Road With Charles Kuralt

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Video collection of some ot the best moments of the "On the Road with Charles Kuralt" segment featured on the CBS EVening News.
VHS
1987
Ivy (By Request)
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Horatio's Drive [electronic resource]: America's First Road Trip

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Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
Online
2005; 2003
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The States [electronic resource]

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Online
2007
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Vision USA [electronic resource]

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Online
1972; 1974
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American Pie

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People places and ideas reflect the progressive American spirit. Visits America's largest aircraft exhibit, provides a fresh look at George Washington, examines America's church architecture and looks at a new patriotic spirit in the town of Fayetteville, North Carolina.
VHS
1991; 1985
Ivy (By Request)
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Weird U.S. Volume 1: Real Tales of the Bizarre

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Based on the best-selling book of the same name, this is a deliciously demented tour of offbeat American history. Hosts/authors Mark Sceurman and Mark Moran scour the country in search of the bizarre, the unexplained, and the really strange historical stories that never got into the history books, because, as they say, "history is full of weirdos." But let everyone be forewarned: This is a trip you may find disturbing, insightful or at the least, very strange. You may never look at history the same way again.
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Weird U.S. Volume 2: Real Tales of the Bizarre

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Based on the best-selling book of the same name, this is a deliciously demented tour of offbeat American history. Hosts/authors Mark Sceurman and Mark Moran scour the country in search of the bizarre, the unexplained, and the really strange historical stories that never got into the history books, because, as they say, "history is full of weirdos." But let everyone be forewarned: This is a trip you may find disturbing, insightful or at the least, very strange. You may never look at history the same way again.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fat, Sick, & Nearly Dead

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Filmmaker Joe Cross, recently obese and unhealthy, travels the United States promoting to all he encounters a lifestyle "reboot" centered around consuming only fruit and vegetable juices. Along the way he meets Phil Staples, a morbidly obese man to whom Cross offers his reboot cure.
DVD
2011; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Weird U.S. Volume 3: Real Tales of the Bizarre

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Based on the best-selling book of the same name, this is a deliciously demented tour of offbeat American history. Hosts/authors Mark Sceurman and Mark Moran scour the country in search of the bizarre, the unexplained, and the really strange historical stories that never got into the history books, because, as they say, "history is full of weirdos." But let everyone be forewarned: This is a trip you may find disturbing, insightful or at the least, very strange. You may never look at history the same way again.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Next Best Place: Short Films

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These four experimental films blur the distinction between documentary and personal filmaking, exploring the backroads of forgotten places and creating time capsules of the changes in the north American landscape. Roswell: a space kid crashes dad's UFO in scenic New Mexico; Confederation Park: tales from the world's most polite civil war; Buffalo Common: exploding nukes and giant fiberglass bison in North Dakota. Mountain State: history and homicidal Hare Krishnas in West Virginia.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Stephen Fry in America

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British "comic genius, Stephen Fry, travels through each of America's states in his black London taxi to discover, in his own charismatic style, what makes the country unique and to get under the skin of American life"--Container.
DVD
2010; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)