Titles in this Series

The Downward Spiral

Item #: 166806

Liberty in the Air

Item #: 166807

Seeds of Destruction

Item #: 166808

The Challenge of Freedom

Item #: 166809

Segments in this Video

Slavery and the Making of America (00:00)

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This 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. Through the remarkable stories of individual slaves, Slavery and the Making of America offers fresh perspectives on the slave experience and testifies to the active role that Africans and African Americans took in surviving their bondage and shaping their own lives.

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Slavery and the Making of America

The Series Includes : The Downward Spiral | Liberty in the Air | Seeds of Destruction | The Challenge of Freedom
3-Year Streaming Price: $679.80

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This 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. Through the remarkable stories of individual slaves, Slavery and the Making of America offers fresh perspectives on the slave experience and testifies to the active role that Africans and African Americans took in surviving their bondage and shaping their own lives.

Length: 216 minutes

Item#: BVL166805

Copyright date: ©2004

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