[New York] : History Channel : Distributed by New Video, c2002.
1 videodisc (ca. 150 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Title from container.
"A new documentary that unveils the history, heroes, and villains of the abolitionist movement"--Container.
Hosted by Alfre Woodard.
Producer, Susan Michaels ; director of photography, Steve Suggs ; editor, Michael L. Sale ; music, Reg Powell and Andrew Powell.
Originally broadcast on television in 1998.
"Traces the journey to freedom taken by countless slaves, showing how they were guided, protected and pursued along the way. The extraordinary story is told through historical documents, visits to important sites, interviews with the descendants of noted abolitionists and commentary from experts"--Container.
Special features: Frederick Douglass episode of A & E's Biography series; Emancipation Proclamation; Background information: the Dredd Scott Case; Harriet Tubman biography; timeline of key historical events.
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