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Max M. Fletcher
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27 November 2000 (USA) See more »
1 win & 2 nominations See more »
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Great view of our nation's history. See more (2 total) »


 (Series Cast Summary - 1 of 22)

Edward Herrmann ... Narrator (unknown episodes, 2000)

Series Directed by
Mark Hufnail (unknown episodes)
Melissa Jo Peltier (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Melissa Jo Peltier (unknown episodes, 2000)
Max M. Fletcher (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
John Gengl .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
Christina Lublin .... segment producer (unknown episodes)
Bonnie Peterson .... supervising producer (unknown episodes)
Cameo Wallace .... co-producer (unknown episodes)
Series Original Music by
Kevin Kiner (unknown episodes)
Series Film Editing by
Diana Friedberg (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Andrew Paskoff .... production manager (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Kent Gibson .... sound designer / sound re-recording mixer / ... (unknown episodes)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Kevin McCafferty .... camera operator (4 episodes, 2000)


Additional Details

60 min (4 episodes)
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1.33 : 1 See more »
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Great view of our nation's history., 19 January 2005
Author: movie_imdb from United States

Four episodes: "Rebels With A Cause" discusses Sam Adams and John Hancock and how they influenced the start of the revolution. "Taking Liberties" discusses the heavy British tax levies, the Boston Massacre, the eloquence of orator Patrick Henry and the attempt of Benjamin Franklin to patch things up with King George. "You Say You Want a Revolution" discusses Thomas Jefferson, the early failures of George Washington, the arrest of Benjamin Franklin's son for plotting to aid the British and the support of the French. "A healthy Constitution" goes into what happened after the final defeat of the British, the lack of funds to run the country, James Madison's salvation of the revolution, and George Washington's refusal of the title "King".

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