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Liberty! : the American Revolution

Author: Ellen HovdeMuffie MeyerRonald BlumerForrest SawyerEdward HerrmannAll authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.?] : PBS Home Video ; [Burbank, Calif.] : [Distributed by Warner Home Video as authorized agent for Turner Home Entertainment], ©1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A documentary of the American Revolution. Chronicles events leading up to the war, the revolution, and the writing of the Constitution. Features dramatic readings from letters and diaries of the period, comments by historians, and live-action recreations.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Historical films
History
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Hovde; Muffie Meyer; Ronald Blumer; Forrest Sawyer; Edward Herrmann; Philip Bosco; J D Cullum; Peter Donaldson; Roger Rees; Campbell Scott; Terrence Mann; Donna Murphy; KTCA-TV (Television station : Saint Paul, Minn.); Middlemarch Films.; Twin Cities Public Television (Saint Paul, Minn.); Democracy Project (U.S.); PBS Home Video.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0780620135 9780780620131 0780620143 9780780620148 0780620151 9780780620155 078062016X 9780780620162
OCLC Number: 38111097
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: "The Democracy Project."
Credits: Director of photography, Tom Hurwitz; writer, Robert Blumer; music, Richard Einhorn, Mark O'Connor; narrator, Edward Herrmann; editor, Sharon Sachs; director of research, Holly Gill.
Performer(s): Host, Forrest Sawyer ; featuring, Philip Bosco, J.D. Cullum, Peter Donaldson, Roger Rees, Campbell Scott, Terrence Mann, Donna Murphy.
Description: 3 videocassettes (approximately 6 hr.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: v. 1. The reluctant revolutionaries ; Blows must decide --
v. 2. The times that try men's souls ; Oh, fatal ambition --
v. 3. The world turned upside down ; Are we to be a nation?
Other Titles: Reluctant revolutionaries.
Blows must decide.
Times that try men's souls.
Oh, fatal ambition.
World turned upside down.
Are we to be a nation?
Responsibility: produced and directed by Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer ; a production of KTCA-TV in association with Middlemarch Films, Inc. ; Twin Cities Public Television.

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A documentary of the American Revolution. Chronicles events leading up to the war, the revolution, and the writing of the Constitution. Features dramatic readings from letters and diaries of the period, comments by historians, and live-action recreations.

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