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America. Episode 2, Home away from home

Author: Cooke, Alistair; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Television.; John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Ambrose Video Pub. [distributor], ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how merchant adventurers and social dissenters poured in from Elizabethan England to settle America's east coast. Explains that regional character evolved as Puritans, Pilgrims, and Quakers struggled with the rocky North while a landed gentry prospered in the highly productive feudal South.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cooke, Alistair; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Television.; John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.
OCLC Number: 17959753
Notes: "The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Library Video Classics Project."
Videocassette release of the 1973 production.
Dates vary: on cassette, c1978; publicity material, c1988.
Credits: Producer, Michael Gill; writer and narrator, Alistair Cooke.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Home away from home
Responsibility: BBC-TV and Time-Life Television.

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Describes how merchant adventurers and social dissenters poured in from Elizabethan England to settle America's east coast. Explains that regional character evolved as Puritans, Pilgrims, and Quakers struggled with the rocky North while a landed gentry prospered in the highly productive feudal South.

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