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The Abolitionists [DVD]

"Radicals. Agitators. Troublemakers. Liberators. Called many names, the abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to create a more perfect union. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners, poor and wealthy, these passionate anti-slavery activists fought body and soul in the most important civil rights crusade in American history"--Container.

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Summary: "Radicals. Agitators. Troublemakers. Liberators. Called many names, the abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to create a more perfect union. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners, poor and wealthy, these passionate anti-slavery activists fought body and soul in the most important civil rights crusade in American history"--Container.
Title: The abolitionists [DVD] / American Experience Films presents ; an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; a production of WGBH ; written, produced & directed by Rob Rapley.
Publisher Date: Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation ; Arlington, Va. : PBS Distribution, c2013.
Subject: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879 Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Brown, John, 1800-1859 Slavery -- United States -- History Abolitionists -- United States Antislavery movements -- United States
Isbn: 9781608838332
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Call Number: 326.80922 Abo
Oclc: 822336263
Upc: 841887018364
Bib Id: 422608

Format: DVD
Summary: "Radicals. Agitators. Troublemakers. Liberators. Called many names, the abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to create a more perfect union. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners, poor and wealthy, these passionate anti-slavery activists fought body and soul in the most important civil rights crusade in American history"--Container.
Title: The abolitionists [DVD] / American Experience Films presents ; an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; a production of WGBH ; written, produced & directed by Rob Rapley.
Publisher, Date: Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation ; Arlington, Va. : PBS Distribution, c2013.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 180 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
Subjects: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Subjects: Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
Subjects: Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879
Subjects: Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896.
Subjects: Brown, John, 1800-1859
Subjects: Slavery -- United States -- History
Subjects: Abolitionists -- United States
Subjects: Antislavery movements -- United States
Genre: Documentary television programs
Genre: Historical television programs
Genre: Television programs for the hearing impaired
Genre: Nonfiction television programs
Other Author: Rapley, Rob
Other Author: Brooks, Richard, 1962-
Other Author: Huff, Neal
Other Author: Serralles, Jeanine.
Other Author: Sheil, Kate Lyn.
Other Author: Smith, T. Ryder
Other Author: Platt, Oliver
Other Author: American Experience Films.
Other Author: Apograph Productions
Other Author: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Other Author: WGBH Educational Foundation
Other Author: PBS Distribution (Firm)
Other Title: American experience (Television program)
Notes: Originally broadcast on the television series, "The American experience."
Notes: Editors, John Chimples, Aljernon Tunsil ; cinematography, Tim Cragg ; original music, Tom Phillips ; narrator, Oliver Platt.
Notes: Richard Brooks, Neal Huff, Jeanine Serralles, Kate Lyn Sheil, T. Ryder Smith.
Notes: DVD, Region 1, widescreen, 5.1 surround.
Notes: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Contents: Part 1. (54 min.) Introduction -- Angelina's religious struggle -- Slavery and the American economy -- The Liberator -- The postal campaign -- Garrison faces a mob -- Angelina & Theodore Weld -- Leaving the American anti-slavery society.
Contents: Part 2. (54 min.) Introduction -- Douglass escapes slavery -- Douglass flees to Great Britain -- The North Star -- Harriet's loss -- The great compromise -- Uncle Tom's cabin.
Contents: Part 3. (54 min.) Introduction -- Battle over Kansas -- Raid on Harpers Ferry -- The Civil War begins -- The Emancipation Proclamation -- Victory.
ISBN: 9781608838332
Publisher Number: ABOL601
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Available Copies: 0
Total Copies: 2
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: 326.80922 Abo