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Independence day : the history of the fourth of July/ Alison Guss; Harry Smith; Arts and Entertainment Network.; History Channel (Television network); New Video Group.

by Guss, Alison
Published by : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video, (New York :) Physical details: 1 videodisc (48 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. ISBN:0767078810. Year: 2005
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DVD 394.2 Ind (Browse shelf) Not for loan 014720

Describes the events of July 4, 1776; early celebrations of the day; and the symbols, patriotic music, fireworks, monuments and statues associated with this holiday. Shows celebrations of the holiday both past and present. The power of this holiday, its patriotism, hometown pride and national unity is just as strong today as it was in 1776

Originally broadcast as a segment of "Modern marvels" on the History Channel.