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The American Revolution : the cause of liberty

Author: Henry LaurensJohn LaurensMichael DouglasJames WoodsKeene CurtisAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Learning Corp. of America, ©1971.
Series: Shaping of the American nation.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dramatizes events described in letters between Henry Laurens, a South Carolinian patriot and president of the First Continental Congress, and his son John, a student in London, in order to provide a historical and human perspective of the events that led to the American Revolution.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Laurens; John Laurens; Michael Douglas; James Woods; Keene Curtis; Gretchen Corbett; David Wiltse; Robert Saudek; William Francisco; Learning Corporation of America.
OCLC Number: 12367253
Notes: "An American Heritage film."
"Presented by Learning Corporation of America and American Heritage Publishing Co. Inc."
"Based on the letters of John and Henry Laurens 1772-1776."
Credits: Producer, Robert Saudek ; director, William Francisco.
Cast: Michael Douglas, Jim Woods, Keene Curtis, Gretchen Corbett.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (24 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Shaping of the American nation.
Responsibility: written by David Wiltse with the staff of Robert Saudek Associates.

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Dramatizes events described in letters between Henry Laurens, a South Carolinian patriot and president of the First Continental Congress, and his son John, a student in London, in order to provide a historical and human perspective of the events that led to the American Revolution.

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