Slavery and the making of America
- DVD 306.362 S6319 (CEN, EAS, OSH, POW, WSQ)
In English, with optional English subtitles.
Narrated by Morgan Freeman.
[Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, 
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Originally broadcast as a four-part mini-series on PBS in 2004.
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.
- Episode 1. The downward spiral
- Episode 2. Liberty in the eair
- Episode 3. Seeds of destruction
- Episode 4. The challenge of freedom.