The World of Peter Rabbit And Friends: Beatrix Potter - The Tale of Pigling Bland, Part 3 of 3
Concludes this animated story of The Tale of Pigling Bland with a nursery rhyme song, "Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son."  We then see a portrayal of the British children's author, Beatrix Potter, again talking to Peter.  As she walks on the cobblestone path past the blooming rose bushes to post her letter, we are treated to Miriam Stockley singing "Perfect Day."  (8:40)
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Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan
This video is accompanied by text. "As the perceived threat from the Soviet Union continued to grow, the West became desperate to stop the spread of communism. After WWII, the communist community grew quickly in many parts of war-ravaged Europe. England was desperately trying to stop the spread of European communism in key countries, one of which was Greece. A fear shared by the U.S. and Britain was that if Greece became communist, so would Turkey, and the Soviets would control the eastern Medit
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Tom Thumb, Part 1 of 2
This live action film, made in 1958, is based on the classic Tom Thumb story from the pen of the Brothers Grimm.   Entertaining for all ages, and especially for film history students, the film stars Alan Young and June Thorburn.   Peter Sellers plays the part of one of the "villains."  Songs by Peggy Lee.  Opening credits are shown on the pages of an old-fashioned scrapbook.  Male narrator with soothing British accent.  Part 1 of 2  (9:15)

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Little Red Riding Hood, Part 2 of 3
A Little Red Riding Hood in Eastern Indian clothing with a British accent, a tricky wolf with a French accent, Disney-like animation, music, sound effects.  The wolf uses the phrase, "Shut up" at around 2 minutes into this section.  Part 2 of 3  (10:00)
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First Tanks in Action.
In this primary documented short video it shows one of the very first tanks in motion that the British created. It was made to be an industructible machine. Sound is very poor, best to mute it.
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The Great Awakening - Enlightenment
The Enlightenment brought logic and reason into the way colonists thought about the natural world. However, religion remained a critical aspect of each colonist’s daily life. The biggest issue the church faced at the beginning of the eighteenth century was the fact that many settlers lived outside the reach of organized churches.
Isolated from their seaboard peers, the pioneers were often too far away to attend churches and religious gatherings. It was a common opinion in the eastern se

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The Hobbit - Radio Records Adaptation - Part 7
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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J.R.R. Tolkien recites the Ring Verse
This is a recording of J.R.R. Tolkien reciting the Ring Verse, from 'The Lord of the Rings: The Shadow of the Past'.

"Three rings for the Elven-kings under the sky,
Seven for the Dwarf-lords in their halls of stone,
Nine for Mortal Men doomed to die,
One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them,
One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them

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Animal Farm
The video is an animated movie about barn animals acting  out human faults in life and politics. This captivating animation is based on Orwell's classic tale, 'Animal Farm'.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 8
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit Radio Adaptation - Part 1
1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'. Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson.  This is the abridged version.
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The Hobbit Radio Adaptation - Part 2
1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'. Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson.  This is the abridged version.
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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 3
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'. Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the abridged version.
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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 5
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 6
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 9
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 10
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Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 11
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 12
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - Radio Adaptation - Part 13
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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