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1. Roads to Memphis : the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr / Stephen Ives; Hampton Sides; Insignia Films.; PBS Distribution (Firm); WGBH Educational Foundation. by Ives, Stephen Publication: 2010 . 1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. , Documents the story of assassin, James Earl Ray, his target, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the seething, turbulent forces in American society that led these two men to their violent and tragic collision in Memphis in April of 1968. Explores the wildly disparate, yet fatefully entwined stories of Ray and King to create a complex, engaging, and thought-provoking portrait of America in that crisis-laden year. Date: 2010 Availability: No items available:

2. Public television : politics and the battle over documentary film by Bullert, B. J. Publication: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 1997 . xix, 242 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. , Includes bibliographical references and index. Date: 1997 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

3. Building on Ground Zero / written and produced by Larry Klein ; a BBC-WGBH Boston co-production.   Publication: Boston: WGBH Boston Video, 2006 . 1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. , In a follow up to the Emmy Award-winning documentary Why The Towers Fell, NOVA looks back at the events of 9/11 and reviews the major investigations into the collapse of the World Trade Center. What has been learned in order to improve the construction and security of our most important structures, present and future? How does the U.S. rate compared to other countries? What are the challenges facing architects, engineers, and builders and the obstacles preventing them from adopting new building codes? The film features incisive interviews with key investigators and engineers—including Leslie Robertson, who engineered the World Trade Center towers and takes viewers to the construction site of his current project in Shanghai, touted as the tallest structure in the world. | "Lessons from the World Trade Center collapse"--Container. Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Nova on Sept. 5, 2006. Some content produced in 2002. Special feature include: teaching materials (PDF format, computer and DVD-ROM drive required). Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

4. Frontline : dreams of Obama.   Publication: PBS 2009 . 1 videodisc of 1 (56 mins.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. viewing copy. , Copyright Claimant: WGBH Educational Foundation. Date of Creation: 2009; Date of Publication: 2009-01-20; Registration Number / Date: PA0001642387 / 2009-07-20. | As Barack Obama assumes the presidency on January 20th, 2009, FRONTLINE tells the story of how a little known state senator rose from obscurity to the White House in just over four years. Dreams of Obama draws on interviews with those closest to Obama to provide insight into how he might lead the country. A personal and political biography, the film examines the key moments that shaped Obama, and asks what his election says about America. Date: 2009 Availability: No items available:

5. NOW hosted by David Brancaccio. / Oct. 19, 2007, Immigration on main street / David Brancaccio; Kathleen Hughes; David Kreger; JumpStart Productions.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)   Publication: New York] : JumpStart Productions, LLC ; [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video [distributor], ©2007. . 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. , With Washington stuck in place on illegal immigration policy, local governments are taking the matter into their own hands, shifting the cultural and political battleground from Pennsylvania Avenue to Main Street, USA. The episode examines how two New Jersey towns deal with the illegal immigrant issue. | Title from menu screen. Availability: No items available:

6. Ansel Adams by Burns, Ric Publication: [Alexandria, Va.] PBS Home Video 2004 . 1 videocassette (ca. 100 min.) sd., col. 1/2 in. , Originally broadcast on PBS as a segment of The American Experience. | Intimate portrait of a great artist and ardent environmentalist-for whom life and art, photography and wilderness, creativity and communication, love and expression, were inextricably connected. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

7. The perilous fight : America's World War II in color   Publication: [Alexandria, VA] Distributed by PBS Home Video Warner Home Video 2003 . 2 videocassettes (ca. 4 hr.) sd., col. 1/2 in. , MPAA rating: Not rated. Closed-captioned. Editors, Shelagh Brady, Gale Franko, Stephen Moore, Cleven Ticeson ; original music by Chris Elliott. Narrator: Martin Sheen. VHS | This video brings America's wartime experience, on the battlefield and at home, vividly and intimately to life. The series combines original color film footage with compelling passages from diaries and letters written by people who were part of an unforgettable period of history. | Contents: Infamy Battlefronts Wrath Triumph. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available: