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Ken Burns' America Thomas Jefferson Part I
Ken Burns' America Thomas Jefferson Part I
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The complicated life of Thomas Jefferson is the subject of this excellent documentary by noted filmm…more
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India Pakistan Partition BBC Special Presentation - In conjunction with the Kick-Off of The Raj Quartet discussion and India Challenge
India Pakistan Partition BBC Special Presentation - In conjunction with the Kick-Off of The Raj Quartet discussion and India Challenge
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India - Pakistan Partition - BBC Special Presentation 1858- The India Act: power transferred to Briti…more
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HOUSE OF STONE BY ANTHONY SHADID: "RETURNING HOME"
HOUSE OF STONE BY ANTHONY SHADID: "RETURNING HOME"
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Chapter 1 in a series of 10 videos of Anthony Shadid, as he completes the renovations on his ancestr…more
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INDIA - WHAT THE ANCIENTS KNEW
INDIA - WHAT THE ANCIENTS KNEW
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India is one of the oldest and richest civilizations in the world. It is home to the world's first p…more
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WOODROW WILSON: A BIOGRAPHY
WOODROW WILSON: A BIOGRAPHY
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Published on Feb 27, 2013 In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the inauguration of President Wo…more
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George Washington: Thoughts On Politics And Government During Wartime - To coincide with the Spotlighted Discussion of his book Blood of Tyrants
George Washington: Thoughts On Politics And Government During Wartime - To coincide with the Spotlighted Discussion of his book Blood of Tyrants
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Logan Beirne, Olin Scholar at Yale Law School, examines George Washington's thoughts on politics and…more
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Louis Menand: author of The Metaphysical Club - discusses American Studies.  To coincide with the Spotlighted Read of his book The Metaphysical Club
Louis Menand: author of The Metaphysical Club - discusses American Studies. To coincide with the Spotlighted Read of his book The Metaphysical Club
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Revelle Forum: Louis Menand - American Studies, the latest book from Pulitzer Prize-winning author a…more
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ROOSEVELT'S CENTURIONS - COLLECTION - CLICK ON THIS TITLE  - ADDITIONAL ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE WILL BE ADDED TO THREAD
ROOSEVELT'S CENTURIONS - COLLECTION - CLICK ON THIS TITLE - ADDITIONAL ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE WILL BE ADDED TO THREAD
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This is one of the first historic videos that we have collected - this one is on General George Mars…more
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Jefferson Lives
Jefferson Lives
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9-minute video highlighting Thomas Jefferson's life and accomplishments through Monticello, his moun…more
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THOMAS HARDING ON THE TRUE CRIME STORY OF HANNS AND RUDOLF
THOMAS HARDING ON THE TRUE CRIME STORY OF HANNS AND RUDOLF
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Learn more about Hanns and Rudolf at http://books.simonandschuster.com/Han... Harding talks about ho…more
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Behind the Scenes with Rick Atkinson at Hauenstein Center - To Coincide with the Spotlighted Read of his book An Army at Dawn
Behind the Scenes with Rick Atkinson at Hauenstein Center - To Coincide with the Spotlighted Read of his book An Army at Dawn
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Behind the Scenes with Rick Atkinson at Hauenstein Center - To coincide with the Spotlighted Read of…more
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THE MARSHALL PLAN SPEECH
THE MARSHALL PLAN SPEECH
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When Secretary of State Marshall accepted an invitation from Harvard to receive an honorary degree d…more
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FEDERALIST PAPERS - Session One - Papers 1 - 11
FEDERALIST PAPERS - Session One - Papers 1 - 11
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Three KCC professors - Steve DePasquale, Scott Kistler and Kenneth West, discuss the Federalist Pape…more
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Historian James McPherson on Abraham Lincoln's Legacy
Historian James McPherson on Abraham Lincoln's Legacy
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Historian James McPherson on Abraham Lincoln's Legacy In this speech, James M. McPherson who is the G…more
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AI WEIWEI: SUNFLOWER SEEDS
AI WEIWEI: SUNFLOWER SEEDS
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Preparation for exhibit at Tate
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Inaugural Nagel Lecture - Honoring Paul C. Nagel
Inaugural Nagel Lecture - Honoring Paul C. Nagel
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This video honors the memory of Paul Nagel who wrote many books including the one that we are curren…more
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From Pearl Harbor to Guadalcanal - Joseph E. Persico
From Pearl Harbor to Guadalcanal - Joseph E. Persico
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Joseph Persico discussed FDR's Decision to Launch the Doolittle Raid - December 7 - 9, 2011
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Wladyslaw Szpilman Playing Chopin Nocturne op. 20
Wladyslaw Szpilman Playing Chopin Nocturne op. 20
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Wladyslaw Szpilman playing Chopin Nocturne op. 20 with background story
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WOODROW WILSON - NATIONAL ARCHIVE AUDIO
WOODROW WILSON - NATIONAL ARCHIVE AUDIO
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1912 US Election Campaign Speech Audio - Woodrow Wilson 1 of 6 National Archive - audio
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ACROSS THE RHINE D Day To End Of WWII
ACROSS THE RHINE D Day To End Of WWII
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Across The Rhine Tactical armoured warfare in Western Europe during World War II. From D-Day To The E…more
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Ai Weiwei detained
Ai Weiwei detained
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The news that Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has been detained by authorities has prompted significant con…more
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An Evening with John Doar
An Evening with John Doar
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Emory Law School Civil Rights
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National Geographic - The Real George Washington
National Geographic - The Real George Washington
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National Geographic - Expedition Week: The Real George Washington: The discovery of the ruins of Geor…more
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BBC's World at War- The Final Solution part 1
BBC's World at War- The Final Solution part 1
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Additional footage from BBC's World at War not used in the original run, later revisited and narrate…more
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Keynote Address - Robert A. Caro - Presidential Leadership Symposium (2012) at Roosevelt House
Keynote Address - Robert A. Caro - Presidential Leadership Symposium (2012) at Roosevelt House
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New York, NY (March 14, 2012) at Hunter College. New York, NY (March 14, 2012) at Hunter College. We…more
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THE GREAT INCA REBELLION
THE GREAT INCA REBELLION
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PBS - Nova - The Great Inca Rebellion Through a mix of crime-lab science, archeology, and history, th…more
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Martin Luther King Jr's Last Speech
Martin Luther King Jr's Last Speech
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Martin Luther King's - I Have Been to the Mountaintop Speech
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BBC's World at War- The Final Solution part 2
BBC's World at War- The Final Solution part 2
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This is Part Two - Part One is posted separately. Additional footage from BBC's World at War not used…more
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History Channel - 4th of July - Holiday History
History Channel - 4th of July - Holiday History
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The History Channel presents the history of the 4th of July holiday - Happy 4th.
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