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Liberia : America's stepchild

Author: Nancee Oku BrightJean-Philippe BoucicautArnoud HekkensGrain Coast Productions.WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : [Distributed by] PBS Home Video, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Haitian slave revolts and the American Colonization Society to the 1997 election of Charles Taylor to the presidency and his corrupt administration, this program looks at events leading up the founding of Liberia and its history up through the twentieth century.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nancee Oku Bright; Jean-Philippe Boucicaut; Arnoud Hekkens; Grain Coast Productions.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Home Video.
OCLC Number: 53300322
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Produced by Nancee Oku Bright, Jean-Philippe Boucicaut, Arnoud Hekkens ; editor, Jean-Philippe Boucicaut ; camera/sound, Ton Vriens ; executive producer, Hugh Purcell.
Performer(s): Narrator, Nancee Oku Bright ; scholars, Elwood Dunn, Mary Antoinette Brown Sherman, Patrick Burrows, Kenneth Best, and Ambassador Herbert Brewer.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: written and directed by Nancee Oku Bright ; a production of Grain Coast Productions for WGBH.

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From Haitian slave revolts and the American Colonization Society to the 1997 election of Charles Taylor to the presidency and his corrupt administration, this program looks at events leading up the founding of Liberia and its history up through the twentieth century.

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