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National Geographic: The Real George Washington

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George Washington, founding father and first President of the United States of America brings with him a mythology unique to this much lauded office. He is the man on the dollar bill, and the boy who refused to tell a lie; however, recent findings show that his image may not represent the man. This program follows several archaeologists, scientists, and historians as they search for insight regarding the true character of George Washington. ~ Tracie Cooper
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Overview

George Washington, founding father and first President of the United States of America brings with him a mythology unique to this much lauded office. He is the man on the dollar bill, and the boy who refused to tell a lie; however, recent findings show that his image may not represent the man. This program follows several archaeologists, scientists, and historians as they search for insight regarding the true character of George Washington. ~ Tracie Cooper
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Founding Father Facts
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/10/2009
  • UPC: 727994753513
  • Original Release: 2008
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  • Source: Nat'l Geographic Vid
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Time: 50:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 28,071

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Tucker Bowen Director, Producer, Screenwriter
John Mermit Executive Producer
Sam Morrison Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- National Geographic: The Real George Washington
1. Introduction [2:58]
2. Misconceptions [4:53]
3. Youthful Recklessness [4:49]
4. Making Connections [3:25]
5. Courtship of Martha [2:58]
6. Medicore Tractician [4:04]
7. Above Deception? [8:13]
8. Passion For Freedom Conflicted [5:52]
9. True Appearance [4:12]
10. Final Hours [2:06]
11. Conclusion [1:59]
12. Credits [:18]
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Disc #1 -- National Geographic: The Real George Washington
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   Credits
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