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Author: British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Films.
Publisher: New York : Time-Life Multimedia, 1972.
Series: America, personal history of the United States., no. 2.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videocassette : U-matic   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how merchant adventurers and social dissenters poured in from Elizabethan England to settle America's east coast. Explains that regional character evolved as Puritans, Pilgrims, and Quakers struggled with the rocky North while a landed gentry prospered in the highly productive feudal South.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Films.
OCLC Number: 5889293
Notes: Title from data sheet.
U standard.
Also issued in 1/2 in. Beta cassette and as motion picture.
Credits: Producer, Michael Gill; writer and narrator, Alistair Cooke.
Performer(s): Narrator: Alistair Cooke.
Description: 1 videocassette, 52 min. : sound, color ; 3/4 in. + discussion guide.
Series Title: America, personal history of the United States., no. 2.
Responsibility: BBC-TV and Time-Life Films.

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Describes how merchant adventurers and social dissenters poured in from Elizabethan England to settle America's east coast. Explains that regional character evolved as Puritans, Pilgrims, and Quakers struggled with the rocky North while a landed gentry prospered in the highly productive feudal South.

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