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The great Tennessee monkey trial

Author: Peter GoodchildJohn TheocharisCharles DurningEdward AsnerTyne DalyAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : L.A. Theatre Works, ℗1994.
Series: Audio theatre series.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Scopes Trial, over the right to teach the theory of evolution in the public schools, revealed the importance of intellectual freedom, as codified by the Founding Fathers in the Bill of Rights. The trial, in a small-town Tennessee courtroom in 1925, set the stage for the ongoing national debate over freedom of inquiry and the separation of Church and State in a democratic society.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Drama
Named Person: John Thomas Scopes; John Thomas Scopes
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Goodchild; John Theocharis; Charles Durning; Edward Asner; Tyne Daly; L.A. Theatre Works.; British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 158081199X 9781580811996
OCLC Number: 46657324
Notes: "A full-cast production. The complete play on 2 compact discs."--Cover.
Credits: An L.A. Theatre Works/BBC co-production ; directed by John Theocharis.
Performer(s): Edward Asner, Charles Durning, Tyne Daly.
Description: 2 audio discs (124 min.) : analog ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Audio theatre series.
Responsibility: adapted from the original trial transcripts by Peter Goodchild.

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The Scopes Trial, over the right to teach the theory of evolution in the public schools, revealed the importance of intellectual freedom, as codified by the Founding Fathers in the Bill of Rights. The trial, in a small-town Tennessee courtroom in 1925, set the stage for the ongoing national debate over freedom of inquiry and the separation of Church and State in a democratic society.

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