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Where the Girls Are [electronic resource]

This U.S. Air Force training film cautions servicemen in Vietnam on the consequences of relations with prostitutes. This historical recording may contain variations in audio and video quality based on the limitations of the original source material.
Online
1969
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FedFlix [electronic resource]: We Heard the Bells - the Influenza of 1918

In 1918 - 1919, the worst flu in recorded history killed an estimated 50 million people worldwide. The U.S. death toll was 675,000 - five times the number of U.S. soldiers killed in World War I. Where did the 1918 flu come from? Why was it so lethal? What did we learn?
Online
2010
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The Battle of Khe Sanh [electronic resource]

Experience America's visual heritage in this historical recording provided by the National Archives of the United States. This propaganda film was released by the U.S. Information Agency and focuses on the battle of Khe Sanh: an American tactical victory in that it induced the North Vietnamese leadership to try to revisit their victory over the French and Dien Bien Phu. However, given the enormous American aerial firepower, there was no way that the North Vietnamese could forcibly dislodge the Americans. This historical recording may contain variations in audio and video quality based on the limitations of the original source material.
Online
1969
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FedFlix: Lesson 4 Clausewitz and Jomini - Evolution of Modern Warfare [electronic resource]

Program from the Combat Studies Institute. Provides an overview of two of the Western world's best military theorists. A comparison of their views, ideas, and a method of how to best contrast their theories is presented.
Online
1999
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Frankenstein's Monster [electronic resource]

Professor Brian Cox guides viewers through 350 years of British science to reveal what science really is, who the people are who practice it, and how it is inextricably linked to the past, present, and future of each and every one of us. In Frankenstein's Monster Professor Cox grapples with science's darker side, asking why, when science has done so much for us, it often gets such a bad press. Starting with the original Frankenstein - the grisly 19th-century tale of George Foster's hanging and subsequent 'electrocution', Brian confronts the idea that science can go 'too far'. From the nuclear bomb to genetic modification, British science has always been at the cutting edge of discovery, but are British scientists incompetent meddlers, or misunderstood visionaries whose gifts to human [...]
Online
2013
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Prelinger Archives: Brink of Disaster Part 1 [electronic resource]

How 1960s-1970s student activism threatens American moral, religious and ethical principles.
Online
1972
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Prelinger Archives: Columbia Revolt (Part 1) [electronic resource]

Documentary on the Columbia University student strike and takeover in 1969.
Online
1969
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Prelinger Archives: Columbia Revolt (Part 2) [electronic resource]

Documentary on the Columbia University student strike and takeover in 1969.
Online
1969
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Prelinger Archives: Drug Abuse - the Chemical Tomb [electronic resource]

Interesting anti-drug film criticizing drug use as an inhibitor of necessary social change on the part of young people.
Online
1969
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Prelinger Archives: Staggerlee - a Conversation With Black Panther Bobby Seale [electronic resource]

Interview with Bobby Seale in San Francisco County Jail, February 13, 1970.
Online
1970
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Prelinger Archives: Tragedy or Hope [electronic resource]

Educating 1960s-1970s campus protesters as to "what's right with America." (25 minutes)
Online
1972
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Ronald Reagan, the Man [electronic resource]: Great Communicator Series

This collection of significant speeches given by Ronald Reagan during his presidency features anecdotes, reminiscences, and jokes that illustrate his sense of humor.
Online
1999
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Oslo Accord Signing Ceremony, 1993

Oslo Accord signing: Signing ceremony for Israel-PLO treaty
Online
1993
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Yassir Arafat Signs the Oslo Peace Accord, 1993

Oslo Accord signing: PLO Leader Yassir Arafat (Palestinian Liberation Organization)
Online
1993
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Yitzhak Rabin Signs Oslo Accord, 1993

Oslo Accord signing: Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin
Online
1993
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Middle East Peace Treaty, 1994

Rabin/Hussein Peace treaty - Yitzhak Rabin addresses Congress excerpt; Middle East
Online
1994
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The WPA Film Library Part II [electronic resource]: Congressional Debate on Welfare Reform, 1995

Speeches in House of Representatives: Democrat attacks the GOP's new policies; says the Republicans don't want to guarantee Americans a living wage or help the poor
Online
1995