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100 Years That Shook the World: Great Events of the 20th Century
Gary Tarpinian, director.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 628261099894.  Daedalus Item Code: 58509
 
Beginning with the introduction of the first inexpensive, easy-to-use camera—the Kodak Brownie—in 1900 and ending with the impeachment of President Clinton in 1998, this extensive documentary, ... (Read More)
 
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The Abolitionists
Richard Brooks, Neal Huff, Jeanine Serralles, Kate Lyn Sheil & others. Rob Rapley, director. Oliver Platt, narrator.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887018364.  Daedalus Item Code: 38591
 
Both scorned as troublemakers and praised as liberators, abolitionists tore the nation apart to create a more perfect union, as what began as a pacifist movement fueled by persuasion and prayer ... (Read More)
 
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The American Civil War

Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 628261098798.  Daedalus Item Code: 58016
 
With the help of several thousand living history re-enactors, this series allows you to experience the glory and heartache of the battles that changed warfare forever. Personal letters, official ... (Read More)
 
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American Civil War 1861–1865: A Nation Divided; From Gettysburg to Reconstruction

Studio: Direct Source.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 779836138590.  Daedalus Item Code: 58391
 
Using archival photography and realistic battle re-creations, this two-disc set explores the social and political causes of the Civil War, as well as chronicling the epic struggle at Gettysburg, the ... (Read More)
 
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American Experience—The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Chris Cooper, narrator. Barak Goodman, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887010405.  Daedalus Item Code: 59359
 
On March 4, 1865, Abraham Lincoln delivered his second inaugural address to a crowd of 50,000; less than two months later, the president's funeral procession left the capital, even while a massive ... (Read More)
 
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American Indian Collection
Graham Greene, Keith Carradine, Annette O'Toole, Ed Begley Jr., Floyd Red Crow Westerman & others.
Studio: Questar.   Format: 6 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 033937040290.  Daedalus Item Code: 58477
 
The courage and integrity of the Native Americans inform these six films, which include Windrunner, in which a high school athlete (Jason Wiles) encounters the ghost of football legend Jim ... (Read More)
 
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American Indian Collection (With I Will Fight No More Forever)
Ned Romero, Keith Carradine, Annette O'Toole, Margot Kidder, Sam Elliott & others.
Studio: Questar.   Format: 6 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 033937038822.  Daedalus Item Code: 58532
 
The courage and integrity of the Native Americans inform these six films, which include Windrunner, in which a high school athlete (Jason Wiles) encounters the ghost of football legend Jim ... (Read More)
 
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Ancient Civilizations: Athens and Ancient Greece

Studio: Questar.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 33937032431.  Daedalus Item Code: 58515
 
One of history's most formative and influential civilizations comes to life in this immersive documentary. Computer graphics, archival film, and classic art all combine to re-create some of the most ... (Read More)
 
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The Civil War: A Nation Divided

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904521750.  Daedalus Item Code: 58008
 
It was a conflict that inflicted more casualties on America than any other. This five-part program on the causes and progress of the Civil War begins with a portrait of Lincoln; using still ... (Read More)
 
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The Decade You Were Born—The 60s: A Decade of Hope and Promise

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904527547.  Daedalus Item Code: 58194
 
If you were born in the 60s, your decade opened with John F. Kennedy as the 35th President of the United States and continued with Alan Shepard making the first U.S. space flight. The ... (Read More)
 
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The Decade You Were Born—The 70s: A Decade of Cultural Awakening

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904527554.  Daedalus Item Code: 58195
 
If you were born in the 1970s, you are part of Generation X, whereas your parents were Baby Boomers—part of the "me" generation. "I have never been a quitter," Richard Nixon told the nation in 1974, ... (Read More)
 
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Defending the Realm
David Jason, host.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 066805310980.  Daedalus Item Code: 58660
 
"Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few." So said Winston Churchill

regarding the Battle of Britain, a defining moment of the Second World War. To commemorate ... (Read More)

 
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