John Brown led a righteous crusade against the evils of slavery, yet used horrifying violence to carry out his mission. Martyr, madman, and murderer: he was an extremist who was as controversial and misunderstood back then as he is today.
ContentsDVD-ROM: Teacher's guide (PDF).
Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Alexandria, Va.?] :PBS Home Video,2005
|Other Titles|| American experience (Television program)
Chowder, Ken, screenwriter.
Morton, Joe, 1947-
Finkelman, Paul, 1949-
Robert Kenner Films.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
PBS Home Video.
Narrator, Joe Morton.
Editor, Leonard Feinstein ; advisors, Paul Finkelman ... [et al.].
"PBS"--Sequence preceding menu screen.
Originally broadcast on the PBS television program American experience in 2000.
Program content: c2002.
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, full screen presentation; stereo.
1 videodisc (1 hr., 20 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.