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The abolitionists

"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... Full description

Other Authors: Rapley, Rob., Brooks, Richard, 1962-, Huff, Neal., Serralles, Jeanine., Sheil, Kate Lyn., Smith, T. Ryder., Platt, Oliver., American Experience Films., Apograph Productions., WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), WGBH Educational Foundation., PBS Distribution (Firm)
Format: DVD
Language: English
Published: Boston : Arlington, Va. : WGBH Educational Foundation ; 2013
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Edition: Widescreen
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.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.Part 3. (54 min.) Introduction -- Battle over Kansas -- Raid on Harpers Ferry -- The Civil War begins -- The Emancipation Proclamation -- Victory.
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Neenah Adult DVD--Nonfiction 362.8 Ab75 Available
Green Lake (Caestecker) Adult DVD 326 Abo Available
Menasha Adult Nonfiction 326 A15 DVD Available

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