Slavery and the making of America
(DVD)

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Contributors
Freeman, Morgan, narrator.
James, Dante J., television producer.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
Published
[Alexandria, VA] :
ISBN
9781531701970, 1531701973
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (approximately 188 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
841887033725

Notes

General Note
Originally broadcast on television as a four-part miniseries by PBS in 2005.
Participants/Performers
Narrator, Morgan Freeman.
Description
The landmark four-part series documents the history of American slavery from its beginnings in the British colonies to its end in the Southern states, and through the years of post-Civil War Reconstruction. The series examines the integral role slavery played in shaping the new country's development, challenging the long-held notion that it was exclusively a Southern enterprise.
System Details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language
In English; English subtitles.
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DVD
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APA Citation (style guide)

Freeman, M., & James, D. J. Slavery and the making of America. Widescreen. [Alexandria, VA].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Freeman, Morgan and Dante J., James. Slavery and the Making of America. [Alexandria, VA].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Freeman, Morgan and Dante J., James, Slavery and the Making of America. [Alexandria, VA].

MLA Citation (style guide)

Freeman, Morgan,, and Dante J. James. Slavery and the Making of America. Widescreen. [Alexandria, VA], DVD.

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