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Africans in America. Disc one : America's journey through slavery

Author: Angela Bassett; Charles Johnson
Publisher: South Burlington, Vt. : WGBH Boston Video, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Collector's ed
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A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America. This series exposes the truth through surprising revelations, dramiatic recreations, rare archival photography, riveting first-person accounts and defines the reality of slaver's past through insightful commentary.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Bassett; Charles Johnson
ISBN: 157807553X 9781578075539
OCLC Number: 55850154
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998.
Related to: Africans in America : America's journey through slavery / Charles Johnson, Patricia Smith, WGBH Series Research Team. -- New York : Harcourt Brace, c1998.
Special features: Two songs from the Africans in America soundtrack ; access to the Africans in America web site, including a resource bank, teacher's guide, and youth activity guide.
Credits: Director of photography, Michael Chin; editor, Chuck Scott; music score, Bernice Johnson Reagon; associate producer, Patricia Garcia Rios.
Performer(s): Narrator: Angela Bassett.
Awards: Peabody award winner.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC (Region 1); dolby digital.
Contents: The terrible transformation --
Revolution.
Other Titles: Terrible transformation.
Revolution.
Africans in America
America's journey through slavery
Africans in America (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of WGBH Boston ; executive producer, Orlando Bagwell ; writer, Steve Fayer.

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A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America. This series exposes the truth through surprising revelations, dramiatic recreations, rare archival photography, riveting first-person accounts and defines the reality of slaver's past through insightful commentary.

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