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Title Causes of the Civil War [videorecording] / a Schlessinger Media production ; InVision Communications, Inc. ; directed by Henry Nevison ; producer, Dana Palermo ; script writers, Charles Hardy with Henry Nevison.

Publication Info. Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, [2003]


Volume Number of Copies Request
V. 8 1 Request this Volume
Description 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series United States history. Origins to 2000 ; vol. 8
United States history, origins to 2000 ; vol. 8.
System Details DVD.
Performer Narrator, Hollis M. Payer.
Note Special features: chapter select; interactive assessment tool.
Originally produced in 1998.
Audience Grades 5-12.
Summary Reveals how the interests of the industrial North and the agricultural South (the Cotton Belt) came to clash over critical issues such as plantation slavery, and how these issues eventually led to the secession of the southern states.
Contents Industrial North -- Agricultural South -- Slave South -- Slave life and revolt -- Abolition movement -- Argument for slavery -- Liberty and the Constitution -- Slavery and the Western territories -- Dred Scott vs. John F.A. Sandford -- House divided.
Language English and Spanish audio tracks; closed-captioned.
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes.
United States -- History -- 1815-1861.
United States -- Economic conditions -- To 1865.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861.
Added Author Schlessinger Video Productions.
InVision Communications.
ISBN 1572256613
Standard No. 753201067838
Music No. V7008 Schlessinger Media

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