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Freedom : a history of US

Author: Peter W KunhardtPhilip B KunhardtNancy SteinerMichael StarobinKatie CouricAll authors
Publisher: [Alesandria, Va.] : PBS Video, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter W Kunhardt; Philip B Kunhardt; Nancy Steiner; Michael Starobin; Katie Couric; Eric Foner; Joy Hakim; Kunhardt Productions.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); PBS Video.
ISBN: 0793696895 9780793696895
OCLC Number: 610201543
Notes: "2009 PBS Distribution"--Container.
Based on the book series A history of US by Joy Hakim.
Originally presented as segments on the PBS television series Freedom.
"FHUS701"--Container.
Credits: Executive producers, Peter W. Kunhardt, Sandra Sheppard ; senior producer, Dyllan McGee ; photography, Gregory Andracke [and others] ; editors, Chad Goslee [and others] ; original score, Michael Starobin, Robert Kessler & Ethan Neuburg; series composer, Michael Starobin.
Cast: Host, Katie Couric ; commentary, Eric Foner ; featuring the voices of Jane Alexander, Angela Bassett, Michael Caine, Sean Connery, Blythe Danner, Charles Dutton, Whoopi Goldberg, Graham Greene, Stacey Keach, Monique Mojica, Brad Pitt, Ving Rhames, Susan Sarandon, Meryl Streep, Raoul Trujillo, Joanne Woodward, others.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 4 videodiscs (420 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby surround stereo.
Contents: Disc 1: Independence ; Revolution ; Liberty for all? ; Wake up, America --
Disc 2: A fatal contradiction ; A war to end slavery ; What is freedom? --
Whose land is this? --
Disc 3: Working for freedom ; Yearning to breathe free ; Safe for democracy ; Depression and war --
Disc 4: Democracy and struggles ; Let freedom ring ; Marching to Freedom Land ; Becoming free.
Other Titles: History of US
Freedom (Television program)
Responsibility: Kunhardt Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced & directed by Philip B. Kunhardt III, Nancy Steiner and Peter W. Kunhardt ; adapted & written by Philip b. Kunhardt III, Philip b. Kunhardt, Jr. and Joy Hakim.

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