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Author Lichtman, Allan J.

Title Great presidents. Part 3 [videorecording] / The Teaching Company ; producer, James Blandford ; director, Tom Dunton.

Imprint Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., c2000.

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 GDL Central Library DVD    973.0992 LIC  pt.3    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide (73 p. each ; 22 cm.)
Series The great courses
Great courses (DVD)
Note Accompanying guides include biographical information, lecture notes and outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references.
Contents pt. 1: Lecture 1. The American Presidency ; Lecture 2. George Washington-the rise of a patriot ; Lecture 3. George Washington-American liberator ; Lecture 4. George Washington-the first president ; Lecture 5. George Washington-American icon ; Lecture 6. Thomas Jefferson-the pen of freedom ; Lecture 7. Thomas Jefferson-party leader ; Lecture 8. Thomas Jefferson-expansionist president ; Lecture 9. Thomas Jefferson-the agonies of a second term ; Lecture 10. Andrew Jackson-hero of the New Republic ; Lecture 11. Andrew Jackson-the conqueror returns ; Lecture 12. Andrew Jackson-the warrior president -- pt. 2: Lecture 13. Andrew Jackson-a president defiant ; Lecture 14. James K. Polk-party loyalist ; Lecture 15. James K. Polk-the first "Dark Horse" ; Lecture 16. James K. Polk-apostle of manifest destiny ; Lecture 17. Abraham Lincoln-frontier politician ; Lecture 18. Abraham Lincoln-the first Republican president ; Lecture 19. Abraham Lincoln-wartime leader ; Lecture 20. Abraham Lincoln-the martyred president ; Lecture 21. Theodore Roosevelt-patrician reformer ; Lecture 22. Theodore Roosevelt-the cowboy as president ; Lecture 23. Theodore Roosevelt-progressive dynamo ; Lecture 24. Theodore Roosevelt-third-party crusader -- pt. 3: Lecture 25. Woodrow Wilson-American visionary ; Lecture 26. Woodrow Wilson-the professor as politician ; Lecture 27. Woodrow Wilson-the world stage ; Lecture 28. Woodrow Wilson-the fight for postwar peace ; Lecture 29. Franklin D. Roosevelt-provocative politician ; Lecture 30. Franklin D. Roosevelt-New Dealer ; Lecture 31. Franklin D. Roosevelt-into the storm ; Lecture 32. Franklin D. Roosevelt-president in a world at war ; Lecture 33. Harry S Truman-a struggle for success ; Lecture 34. Harry S Truman-needing America's prayers ; Lecture 35. Harry S Truman-winning the peace ; Lecture 36. Harry S Truman-no accidental president -- pt. 4: Lecture 37. John F. Kennedy-The Construction of a Politician ; lecture 38. John F. Kennedy-the emergence of a president ; Lecture 39. John F. Kennedy-a president in crisis ; Lecture 40. John F. Kennedy-his final challenges ; Lecture 41. Lyndon Johnson-politician in the rough ; Lecture 42. Lyndon Johnson-professionl politician ; Lecture 43. Lyndon Johnson-building the great society ; Lecture 44. Lyndon Johnson-acrimony at home and abroad ; Lecture 45. Ronald Reagan-"The Gipper" ; Lecture 46. Ronald Reagan-a conservative in the White House ; Lecture 47. Ronald Reagan-the acting president ; Lecture 48. Ronald Reagan-the teflon president.
Credits Editor, Sal Rodriguez.
Performer Lecturer: Allan Lichtman.
Summary American University professor Allan J. Lichtman delivers forty-eight lectures on twelve of America's presidents.
System Details DVD.
Subject Presidents -- United States -- Knowledge and learning.
Presidents -- United States.
United States -- History.
United States -- Politics and government.
Local Subject Non -- Fiction.
Added Author Dunton, Tom.
Blandford, James.
Teaching Company.
ISBN 1565857445 : $129.99
Standard No. 9791565857444
Music No. 8100 Teaching Company

 
    
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