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Anglo-American Studies: VIDEOS
American History I
(American Lifestyle Series)

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American Lifestyle Series: 

Inventors, Alexander Graham Bell

This series offers a view of truly great Americans. These lives stand as testament to the virtues and values of individuality, creativity, and leadership. Creative explorers on the technological frontier have shaped not only this country but the world. This series offers three great examples of this inventive spirit

1. American Lifestyle Series: Inventors, Alexander Graham Bell

 

 

Biographical detail abounds in this program about the American legend. Hugh Downs narrates a look at this teacher of the deaf, inventor, scientist and poet. 24 mins.

VHS: 

S23552

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

2. American Lifestyle Series: Inventors, Benjamin Franklin: Citizen-

 

 

Hugh Downs explores the genius of Franklin, one of the most important scientists, inventors and writers of his day. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23551

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

3. American Lifestyle Series: Inventors, Thomas Edison's Glenmount

 

 

Edison called his magnificent Victorian mansion his workbench. Here he perfected the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and incandescent and florescent lighting. 23 mins.

VHS:

S23553

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

4. American Lifestyle Series: Military Leaders, Sam Houston and Texas 

 

 

Rich in intriguing personal and political facts, this program presents Houston, the first president of the Republic of Texas. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23545

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

5. American Lifestyle Series: Military Leaders, Stratford Lee and Ro

 

 

This video offers a profile of Lee, a general many considered to be the greatest military mind ever produced by the American armed forces. A tour of his family home is also included. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23546

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

6. American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Andrew Jackson's Herm 

 

 

This program visits the home President Andrew Jackson planned, developed and lived in with his beloved Rachel. 23 mins.

VHS:

S23543

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

7. American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Franklin D. Rooseveltís Sagamore Hill (1981)

 

 

FDR's home near the Hudson River is featured on this video. There are reminders of his childhood, his early career, his struggle with polio and his years as President. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23544

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

8. American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Love, Liberty, and the

 

 

The story of the first Vice President and the second President is intertwined with the founding of the U.S. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23539

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

9. American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Theodore Roosevelt's

 

 

This rambling, informal house on Long Island's northern shore reflects the many aspects of the 26th president, Theodore Roosevelt. 23 mins.

VHS:

S23541

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

10. American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Thomas Jefferson's Monticello 

 

 

Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, Virginia, is presented as a setting where he exercised his many skills and interests. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23540 

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

11. American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Woodrow Wilson: Peace 

 

 

This program presents the career and loves of the scholar president. 23 mins.

VHS:

S23542

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

12. American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Carl Sandburg: Poet of the People 

 

 

Hugh Downs narrates the story of Sandburg's life. He was born to hardworking immigrants and grew up to be a formidable literary figure. His passion for democracy and the wisdom of the people remains vital through his work. 24 mins. #S23549 VHS

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

13. American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Helen Keller: Voices and Visi 

 

 

Hugh Downs narrates this program celebrating the accomplishments of the deaf, blind, mute woman who dedicated her life to helping those who were, in her words, "less fortunate than myself." 24 mins.

VHS:

S23547 

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

14. American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Mark Twain's Hartford Home 

 

 

E.G. Marshall narrates this tour through Twain's Victorian home in Hartford, where he lived for 20 happy and productive years. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23548 

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

15. American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Pearl Buck: The Woman, the Wo

 

 

This visit to the home of the Nobel Prize-winning author is hosted and narrated by Hugh Downs. Buck is a sculptor, a pianist, a philanthropist and a mother to nine adopted children. 24 mins.

VHS:

S23550 

 

VHS

 LEA Price: $74.00

 

 

American Lifestyle Series: Alexander Graham Bell: The Voice Heard 'round The World On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Andrew Carnegie: The Original Man Of Steel On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Andrew Jackson's Hermitage On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Benjamin Franklin: Citizen-Sage Of A New Age On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Booker T. Washington's Tuskegee America On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Brigham Young's Beehive House On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Carl Sandburg: Poet Of The People On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Cornelius Vanderbilt II's The Breakers On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Franklin D. Roosevelt's Hyde Park On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: George C. Marshall: The Determined Victor On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: George Eastman: One Man's Vision -- Images For All On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Helen Keller: Voice And Vision In The Soul On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Inventors, Alexander Graham Bell On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Inventors, Benjamin Franklin: Citizen- On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Inventors, Thomas Edison's Glenmount On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: John Ringling's Ca D'zan On VHS [Seller: AIMS] (Last updated: Jan 09 2000 18:31:10)

American Lifestyle Series: Knute Rockne: The Coach For All Seasons On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Lou Gehrig: In A League By Himself On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Louis Armstrong: The Gentle Giant Of Jazz On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Love, Liberty, And The Pursuit Of Conscience: John Adams And Massachusetts America On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Mark Twain's Hartford Home On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Military Leaders, Sam Houston and Texa On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Military Leaders, Stratford Lee and Ro On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Model T Man From Michigan, America: Henry Ford And His Horseless Carriage On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Paul Revere: The Messenger Of Liberty On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Pearl Buck: The Woman, The World, And Two Good Earths On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Pilot, Patriot, And 20th Century Pioneer: Eddie Rickenbacker's Machine Age America On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Richard E. Byrd: Admiral Of The Ends Of The Earth On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Sam Houston And Texas: A Giant Man For A Giant Land On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Stratford Hall And Robert E. Lee On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: The Common People's Uncommon Man: William Jennings Bryan On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: The Man, The Music, And The Marine: John Philip Sousa Marches To Greatness On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Theodore Roosevelt's Sagamore Hill On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Thomas Edison's Glenmont On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Thomas Jefferson's Monticello On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Andrew Jackson's Herm On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Franklin D. Roosevelt On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Love, Liberty, and th On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Theodore Roosevelt's On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Thomas Jefferson's Mo On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: U.S. Presidents, Woodrow Wilson: Peace On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Will Rogers' California Ranch On VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: William Randolph Hearst's San Simeon On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Woodrow Wilson: Peace And War And The Professor President On LaserDisc, VHS [Seller: AIMS]

American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Carl Sandburg: Poet of the Pe On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Helen Keller: Voices and Visi On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Mark Twain's Hartford Home On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)

American Lifestyle Series: Writers, Pearl Buck: The Woman, the Wo On VHS [Seller: Facets Multimedia] (Last updated: Oct 14 2001 00:00:00)



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