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1.

America's Battlegrounds [electronic resource]

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America's history has been shaped by countless struggles nationwide, molded by clashes in city streets, coal fields, and courtrooms, as well as on the battlefields. This video tells the stories of some of these regional conflicts and the lessons they hold for the country as a whole.
Online
2005; 1994
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Revolution [electronic resource]

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While the American colonies challenge Britain for independence, American slavery is challenged from within, as men and women fight to define what the country will be. In the upheaval of war, 100,000 black people escape their bondage and threaten the institution of slavery as never before. Initially, George Washington refuses to allow black volunteers into his army, but when the British Governor of Virginia promises freedom to slaves who will fight for England, the American high command is forced to reconsider. As the 18th century comes to a close, America hopes to walk a dangerous tightrope between property rights and human rights.
Online
2005; 1998
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Citizen King, 1963-1968 [electronic resource]

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This work chronicles the last five years of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life. Part 1 includes the events that led up to his arrest and incarceration in Bigmingham, Alabama, the March on Washington, his "I have a dream" speech, the enactment of the Civil Rights Act, and his receiving the Nobel Peace Prize; Part 2 includes the march from Selma to Montgomery, King's move to Chicago, the Poor People's Campaign, his "Mountaintop" speech, and his assassination.--Containers.
Online
2005; 2004
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George Wallace: Settin' the Woods on Fire: Part 2 [electronic resource]

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Four times governor of Alabama, four times a candidate for president, George Wallace was a fierce defender of Southern pride. This film through extensive archive footage and interviews presents the life of a man central to the civil rights years in the South, a lightening rod for controversy, a liberal judge who betrayed his principles for power, a politician who harnessed the anger lurking beneath American society to create a lasting conservative movement and a man ultimately reborn through suffering.
Online
2005; 2000
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George Wallace, Settin' the Woods on Fire: Part 1 [electronic resource]

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Four times governor of Alabama, four times a candidate for president, George Wallace was a fierce defender of Southern pride. This film through extensive archive footage and interviews presents the life of a man central to the civil rights years in the South, a lightening rod for controversy, a liberal judge who betrayed his principles for power, a politician who harnessed the anger lurking beneath American society to create a lasting conservative movement and a man ultimately reborn through suffering.
Online
2005; 2000
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Reconstruction: The Second Civil War: Part 2 Retreat [electronic resource]

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Reconstruction was fitfully under way in 1867. The Radical Republican plan had just been implemented. New state constitutions were drafted, black freedmen voted in and were elected to southern legislatures, and white southerners struggled to regain control of their land in the new South. Southerners who initially accepted Northerners in their region now looked on them with suspicion and coined the term "carpetbagger" to describe them. The 1868 Presidential Election was a referendum on Reconstruction. Though many agreed with the Democrats openly-white supremacist platform, more were soothed by the "Let Us Have Peace" theme of Ulysses S. Grant's campaign.
Online
2005; 2004
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Reconstruction, the Second Civil War: Part 1 Revolution [electronic resource]

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In the post-war South, life changed irrevocably for everyone: the wealthy landowners, and the former slaves. Freed blacks settled on abandoned plantations, allowed under General Sherman's wartime Special Field Order 15. After President Lincoln assassinated, the great work of reconstruction took on greater urgency - and concern.
Online
2005; 2004
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Berga [electronic resource]: Soldiers of Another War

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This film reveals the little known story of Berga. In December 1944, thousands of American prisoners were transported to Stalag 9B. The Nazi guards asked all the Jews to identify themselves. When no one responded they chose soldiers that "looked Jewish" or had "Jewish-sounding" names, and shipped them off to Berga, a satellite camp to the infamous Buchenwald. These Americans suffered the same fate as other Jews in the camps.
Online
2005; 2002
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Versailles [electronic resource]: The Lost Peace

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In the closing moments of World War I, President Woodrow Wilson drew up a 14-point peace plan, including a grand design for an international League of Nations. Documents the negotiations surrounding the eventual armistice agreement ending World War I.
Online
2005; 1978
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Freedom, a History of US: Episode 3 Liberty for All? [electronic resource]

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America was founded as a free land in which people could live out their own destiny but at what cost to Native Americans?
Online
2005; 2003
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Freedom, a History of US: Episode 4 Wake Up, America [electronic resource]

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The Industrial Revolution brings Americans new leisure and personal freedom, but also mounting problems to factory workers, including children.
Online
2005; 2003
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Freedom, a History of US: Episode 7 What Is Freedom? [electronic resource]

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After the Civil War political turmoil takes place in Washington D.C. and a new age of segregation begins.
Online
2005; 2003
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Freedom, a History of US: Episode 15 We Shall Overcome [electronic resource]

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Looks at the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in November 1963 brutally opened a decade that promised peace but yielded violence. His successor, Vice President Lyndon Johnson, took the oath of office on Air Force before flying to Washington.
Online
2005; 2003
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Freedom, a History of US: Episode 14 Let Freedom Ring [electronic resource]

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In the 1950s and early '60s a freedom movement emerges with the purpose of ending segregation and racism against African-Americans becoming the most effective social revolution in U.S. history. It also examines the presidency of John F. Kennedy and the rise of the National Farm Workers Association.
Online
2005; 2003
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A Jew Among the Germans [electronic resource]

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Marian Marzynski, Polish Holocaust survivor, sets out on a personal quest to find out how Germans are going to design a memorial to the murder of six million Jews, to be unveiled on the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II. Over three years he meets artists, architects and planners who struggle with questions of guilt, responsibility and memory. He struggles with his own relationship to the German people and meets a young "third generation" of Germans who declare their distance from their parents and grandparents.
Online
2005
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From Jesus to Christ Part 1 [electronic resource]: The First Christians

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Traces the life of Jesus, exploring the message that helped his ministry grow and the events that led to his crucifixion. Born in the reign of Emperor Augustus in the Pax Romana--the Roman Peace--Jesus was a subject of the Roman Empire. Part one looks at how scholars and archaeologists have pieced together a new portrait of where Jesus was born, how he lived, and who he was.
Online
2005; 1998
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From Jesus to Christ Part 2 [electronic resource]: The First Christians

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Part two turns from the life of Jesus to the period that followed his death, examining the rise of Christianity and concluding with the First Revolt--the bloody and violent siege of Jerusalem and the beginning of a rift between Christianity and Judaism. Frontline explores new evidence suggesting that Jesus' followers, because of their diversity and the differences in their cultures and language, looked at and interpreted Jesus and his teachings in many different ways.
Online
2005; 1998
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From Jesus to Christ Part 3 [electronic resource]: The First Christians

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Part three examines the period after the First Revolt, tracing the development and impact of the Gospels, looking at the increasingly hostile relationship between the Christians and the Jews. The hour concludes with another bloody Jewish war against Rome, the Second Revolt"--Container.
Online
2005; 1998
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From Jesus to Christ Part 4 [electronic resource]: The First Christians

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Part 4 documents the extraordinary events of the second and third centuries in which Christianity grew from a small Jewish sect to an official religion of the Roman Empire.
Online
2005; 1998
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In Remembrance of Martin [electronic resource]

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This tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. is composed of testimonies by his family, associates, and government leaders, and includes documentary footage.
Online
2005; 1986