African American Lives

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/2/2006
  • UPC: 841887051798
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  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 4:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 62,201

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- African American Lives
2. Discovering African Heritage [4:31]
3. The Relatives We Know [7:14]
4. The Great Migration [14:41]
5. Saving Graces [8:05]
6. Time for a Change [7:50]
7. Owning Land [10:05]
2. From Slavery to Freedom [5:31]
3. The Power of Property [6:40]
4. Education Is Freedom [3:27]
5. Reconstructing Family [5:59]
6. Control Over Their Destiny [6:02]
7. Turbulent Times [8:10]
8. Solving Mysteries With Science [6:28]
9. Lives in Spite of Everything [5:23]
10. The Science Doesn't Lie [5:43]
1. Branch by Branch [9:08]
2. The Tomb of Slavery Speaks [12:15]
3. The Civil War [7:48]
4. Free Blacks [5:31]
5. An Enclave of Freedom [7:09]
6. A Trial [6:22]
7. First Generation African Americans [6:25]
1. What DNA Can Tell Us About Our Familes [10:13]
2. Percentages [7:57]
3. Surprising Ancestry [3:08]
4. What Is Africa? [4:16]
5. Patrilineal and Matrilineal DNA [5:49]
6. Providing Context [8:13]
7. Back to Africa [7:02]
8. Completing the Circle [9:01]
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Disc #1 -- African American Lives
   Episode 1: Listening to Our Past
   Episode 2: The Promise of Freedom
   Episode 3: Searching for Our Names
   Episode 4: Beyond the Middle Passage
   Scene Selections
      Episode 1: Listening to Our Past
      Episode 2: The Promise of Freedom
      Episode 3: Searching for Our Names
      Episode 4: Beyond the Middle Passage
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