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Free at last : civil rights heroes

Author: Martin KentSteve HarrisWorld Almanac Video (Firm)Learning Channel (Firm)Choices, Inc.All authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed exclusively by Image Entertainment, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The civil rights movement in the United States is usually thought of in terms of its leadership, but often the catalysts for progress were people who fought from within a larger group or performed individual acts of heroism. Some were victims who just happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. These are some of those stories"--Container.
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Genre/Form: History
Records (Sports)
Documentary
Named Person: Emmett Till; Medgar Wiley Evers; Michael Henry Schwerner; James Earl Chaney; Andrew Goodman; Viola Liuzzo; James Reeb; Vernon Ferdinand Dahmer; Jimmy Lee Jackson; James Earl Chaney; Vernon Ferdinand Dahmer; Medgar Wiley Evers; Andrew Goodman; Jimmy Lee Jackson; Viola Liuzzo; James Reeb; Michael Henry Schwerner; Emmett Till
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Kent; Steve Harris; World Almanac Video (Firm); Learning Channel (Firm); Choices, Inc.; Bill Brummel Productions (Firm)
ISBN: 1930545975 9781930545977
OCLC Number: 58469230
Credits: Executive producer, Bill Brummel ; editor, Steve Pomerantz ; music, Mark Leggett ; recreations producer/director, Jeffrey L. Weaver ; vocalist, Dana Galen.
Performer(s): Narrator, Steve Harris.
Event notes: Videodisc release of a 1999 documentary series produced for The Learning Channel.
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: pt. 1. Emmett Till ; Medgar Evers --
pt. 2. The Birmingham four ; Schwerner, Chaney, and Goodman --
pt. 3. Viola Liuzzo ; Rev. James Reeb ; Jimmy Lee Jackson ; Vernon Dahmer.
Other Titles: Civil rights heroes
Responsibility: Choices ; World Almanac presents ; Bill Brummel Productions for the Learning Channel ; producer and writer, Martin Kent.

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"The civil rights movement in the United States is usually thought of in terms of its leadership, but often the catalysts for progress were people who fought from within a larger group or performed individual acts of heroism. Some were victims who just happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. These are some of those stories"--Container.

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