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America's Indian heritage : rediscovering Columbus

Author: Roger G Kennedy; Discovery Channel (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Inc., ©1991.
Series: Roger Kennedy's Rediscovering America.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes the viewer on a search for American landmarks that begins in Columbus, Ohio where remains of a great civilization of long ago was virtually ignored for many years. Ancient North Americans built over a half a million prehistoric earthworks, many larger than the pyramids of Egypt. Host, Roger Kennedy attempts to make a connection between the landmarks of the mound-builders and the architecture of Thomas  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Louis H Sullivan; Thomas Jefferson; Louis H Sullivan
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roger G Kennedy; Discovery Channel (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 28391179
Credits: Director/producer, Jonathan Donald ; editor, Bruce Spiegel ; music, Michael Bacon ; executive producer, Tim Cowling.
Performer(s): Roger Kennedy.
Description: 1 videocassette (47 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Roger Kennedy's Rediscovering America.
Other Titles: Rediscovering America
Rediscovering Columbus
Responsibility: written and presented by Roger Kennedy ; directed and produced by Jonathan Donald ; a production of The Discovery Channel.

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Takes the viewer on a search for American landmarks that begins in Columbus, Ohio where remains of a great civilization of long ago was virtually ignored for many years. Ancient North Americans built over a half a million prehistoric earthworks, many larger than the pyramids of Egypt. Host, Roger Kennedy attempts to make a connection between the landmarks of the mound-builders and the architecture of Thomas Jefferson and Louis H. Sullivan.

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