The Resource American experience, 3 of 3, John Brown's holy war | Interview with historian Charles Joyner, [produced by WGBH]

American experience, 3 of 3, John Brown's holy war | Interview with historian Charles Joyner, [produced by WGBH]

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American experience, 3 of 3, John Brown's holy war | Interview with historian Charles Joyner
Title
American experience
Title number
3 of 3
Title part
  • John Brown's holy war
  • Interview with historian Charles Joyner
Statement of responsibility
[produced by WGBH]
Title variation
  • Interview with historian Charles Joyner, 3 of 3
  • John Brown's holy war
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Language
eng
Summary
Martyr, madman, murderer, hero: John Brown remains one of history's most controversial and misunderstood figures. In the 1850s, he and his ragtag guerrilla group embarked on a righteous crusade against slavery that was based on religious faith -- yet carried out with shocking violence. His execution at Harpers Ferry sparked a chain of events that led to the Civil War. Joyner talks about Southern Press - see US as foreign country they want out of, Hero - hero concept is dangerous, John Brown probably not a hero, -Hero - John Brown was an extraordinary man, Icon - wonderful beliefs overcame flaws, chose right course at end, Jail/Martyr - realizes must be a loser to be a winner, Execution/Religion - John Brown believed he was fulfilling God's purpose, Press - first event where press played such a role, - Song - legacy, mistake of Wise to execute John Brown, no song for Sumner, Singing Song, Song - great marching song of union army, -Trial/Martyr - Wise the sacrificer, erred in rushing, executing, North v. South - dance b/t 2 sides leading to Civil War, Press - editorial writers play their part in dividing the country
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VaAlASP
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videorecording
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Interviewee, Charles Joyner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Joyner, Charles W.
  • Kenner, Robert
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • ProQuest (Firm)
  • Alexander Street Press
Runtime
29
Series statement
Academic Video Online leased
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joyner, Charles W.
  • Brown, John
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
  • Christianity and politics
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
American experience, 3 of 3, John Brown's holy war | Interview with historian Charles Joyner, [produced by WGBH]
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https://mccc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?MARC;3484859
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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two-dimensional moving image
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tdi
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rdacontent
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ASP3484859/marc
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  • other
Extent
1 online resource (29 minutes)
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online
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  • computer
  • video
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  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
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  • c
  • v
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access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
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  • remote
  • other
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(OCoLC)1003373692
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other
Label
American experience, 3 of 3, John Brown's holy war | Interview with historian Charles Joyner, [produced by WGBH]
Link
https://mccc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?MARC;3484859
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed August 21, 2017)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP3484859/marc
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (29 minutes)
Form of item
online
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)1003373692
Video recording format
other
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