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TITLE: Th Western Tradition--Program 37: The American Revolution; Program 38: The American Republic : [videorecording] / produced by WGBH/Boston in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Art; executive producer, Fred Barzyk.
SERIES: The Western Tradition ; 37 & 38
PUBLISHED: Santa Barbara : The Annenberg/CPB Project, 1989.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (30 min. each prog.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES: Two programs in one tape.
NOTES: Original tape.
NOTES: Program 37: The American Revolution; Program 38: The American Republic.
NOTES: Produced by WGBH in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
NOTES: Lecturer, Eugen Weber.
NOTES: THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (30:00) From the moment of its discovery, America became a symbol of European dreams and ideals. Yet by the 18th century, the British colonies in America became restive under restrictions imposed by England. Featured images include the Palladian architecture of Thomas Jefferson. THE AMERICAN REPUBLIC (30:00) The two strands of political thought exemplified by Thomas Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence and Alexander Hamilton in the Constitution wove the fabric of a new nation. Weber discusses universal freedoms and the republican virtues of rational, enlightened harmony.
NOTES: English.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Modern.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Western.
SUBJECT: United States--History--17th century.
SUBJECT: United States--History--18th century.
SUBJECT: United States--Civilization.
SUBJECT: United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
ADDED ENTRY: Barzyk, Fred.
ADDED ENTRY: Weber, Eugen Joseph, 1925-
ADDED ENTRY: The Annenberg/CPB Collection.
ADDED ENTRY: WGBH/ (Television station: Boston, Mass.)
ADDED ENTRY: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
ADDED ENTRY: American revolution (videorecording)
ADDED ENTRY: American republic (videorecording)

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