Slavery by Another Name

Slavery by Another Name

DVD - 2012
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Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the United States ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the South, a new system of involuntary servitude took its place with shocking force.
Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2012]
Copyright Date: ©2012
ISBN: 9781608836253
Call Number: DVD 305.896073 SLAVERY
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
4 3/4 in
Dolby Digital 2.0
laser optical
video file,DVD video
video file
DVD video
region 1


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This PBS documentary is equally engrossing and heartbreaking, as it traces how slavery never really ended in the Untied States, it just became something else. This is one of those “missing” pieces of history that helps to explain the horrific inequities we see in this country, based on race and c... Read More »

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