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The century. Memphis dreams

Author: Peter JenningsSamuel Billy KylesPeter GuralnickSam PhillipsDorothy CottonAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : ABC Video ; Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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The video Innocence and rebellion documents the career of Elvis Presley, from his first hits with Sun Records to his final days at Graceland. The video Searching for the promised land examines the Civil Rights Movement and the last few years of Martin Luther King's life with emphasis on the sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee, the killing of the civil rights leader and its impact the nation.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Elvis Presley; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Elvis Presley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Jennings; Samuel Billy Kyles; Peter Guralnick; Sam Phillips; Dorothy Cotton; David J Garrow; ABC News.; ABC Video (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 47710225
Credits: Producer for Innocence and rebellion, Robe Imbriano; producer for Searching for the promised land, Linda Garmon.
Performer(s): Host/narrator, Peter Jennings; Innocence and rebellion interviews: Samuel Billy Kyles, Peter Guralnick, Sam Phillips, George Klein, Jerry Schilling, Douglas Brinkley, Scotty Moore, Alfred Wertheimer, David Halberstam, Steve Allen. Searching for the promised land interviews: Dorothy Cotton, David J. Garrow, Samuel Billy Kyles, Wyeth Chandler, James Netters, Jesse Epps, Fred L. Davis, Frank McRae, Bill Rutherford, James Lawson, Kenneth Goings, Lewis Donelson.
Description: 2 videocassettes (84 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: [1.] Innocence and rebellion --
[2.] Searching for the promised land.
Other Titles: Innocence and rebellion.
Searching for the promised land.
Memphis dreams
Responsibility: ABC News.

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The video Innocence and rebellion documents the career of Elvis Presley, from his first hits with Sun Records to his final days at Graceland. The video Searching for the promised land examines the Civil Rights Movement and the last few years of Martin Luther King's life with emphasis on the sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee, the killing of the civil rights leader and its impact the nation.

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