The African Americans : many rivers to cross. Episode 2, The age of slavery : 1800-1860 / directed by Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamila Wignot.

'The Age of Slavery' illustrates how black lives changed dramatically in the aftermath of the American Revolution. For free black people, these years were a time of opportunity, but for most African Americans, the era represented a new nadir. King Cotton fueled the rapid expansion of slave...

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Online Access: Streaming Video (via Alexander Street Press)
Other Authors: Bertelsen, Phil (Director), Gates, Henry Louis, Jr (writer,), Gladsjo, Leslie Asako (Director), Streeter, Sabin (Director), Wignot, Jamila (Director)
Format: Video
Published: Arlington, VA : Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2013.
Series:The PBS Video Collection, Second Edition.