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America in perspective

Author: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Dallas County Community College District.
Publisher: Dallas, TX : Dallas County Community College District, 1992.
Series: America in perspective, 18.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Local government publication   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronologically analyzes the people, events and forces that made America what it is today, combining historical film and photographs with interviews of leading historians and living eyewitnesses to history, providing an analytical frame of reference through which events of the past and present can be understood.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, Local government publication, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Dallas County Community College District.
OCLC Number: 27245746
Notes: Title on promotional material: America in perspective: U.S. history since 1877.
Telecourse taped off-satellite with permission.
Event notes: Broadcasted during Fall 1992.
Target Audience: College and adult.
Description: 26 program (approximately 30 min. each) on 13 videocassettes : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: 1. The closing of the frontier.--2. The rise of big business.--3. Labor's struggle.--4. The huddled masses.--5. The American dream deferred.--6. The populist challenge.--7. War and empire.--8. The progressive impulse.--9. The progressive presidents.--10. The big stick.--11. The great war.--12. Translations and tensions.--13. Hard times.--14. The new deal.--15. The road to war.--16. The good war.--17. The cold war begins.--18. An age of conformity.--19. Toward the American dream.--20. Expanding the American dream.--21. The limits of power.--22. The limits of politics.--23. The conservative resurgence.--24. An era of excess.--25. The cold war ends.--26. Looking backward, looking forward.
Series Title: America in perspective, 18.
Other Titles: America in perspective: U.S. history since 1877
U.S. history since 1877
Responsibility: producer/director Phillip M. Johnson ; produced by Dallas Telecourses.

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Chronologically analyzes the people, events and forces that made America what it is today, combining historical film and photographs with interviews of leading historians and living eyewitnesses to history, providing an analytical frame of reference through which events of the past and present can be understood.

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