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Paul Robeson : Songs of Freedom—A Documentary

Author: Infobase,; MVD (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : MVD, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2008] 2017. ©2008
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Films on Demand.
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Songs of Freedom is a showcase for the great voice of Paul Robeson. It exposes the desperate attempts of the FBI and other secret services in America to stop his playing and to discredit him. It reveals that his actual life was in danger as long as he continued along the path of international socialism. Robeson never compromised, and it put an end to his domestic career. Abroad, he was a hero.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; MVD (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1029506095
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by MVD, 2008.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on July 11, 2017.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (51 min., 35 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Paul Robeson: Introduction (4:59); Robeson in the Soviet Union (4:00); Robeson's Political Views (2:37); World War II (6:37); Communist Leaders Go on Trial (4:27); Civil Rights Congress (4:58); McCarthyism (5:25); Martyr to His Principles (4:35); African American Leaders (3:46); Prominent Assassinations (5:13); Redistribution of Wealth (4:12); Credits: Paul Robeson: Songs of Freedom— A Documentary (0:39);
Responsibility: MVD.

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Songs of Freedom is a showcase for the great voice of Paul Robeson. It exposes the desperate attempts of the FBI and other secret services in America to stop his playing and to discredit him. It reveals that his actual life was in danger as long as he continued along the path of international socialism. Robeson never compromised, and it put an end to his domestic career. Abroad, he was a hero.

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