Abraham Lincoln, trial by fire
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DVD
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English
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General Note
The documentaries originally broadcast 1971-2012. The feature film originally released in 1930.
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Participants/Performers
Abraham Lincoln: Walter Huston, Una Merkel, William L. Thorne, Lucille La Verne, Helen Freeman, Kay Hammond, E. Alyn Warren, Jason Robards, Sr., Ian Keith.
Participants/Performers
Lincoln, trial by fire: John Anderson, Lary Lewman, James L. O'Neill, Robert Prosky.
Participants/Performers
They've killed President Lincoln: Joseph Leisch (Lincoln); Robert Leonard (John Wilkes Booth); Robert Prosky (Edwin Stanton).
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Yellowneck: Lin McCarthy, Stephen Courtleigh, Berry Kroeger, Harold Gordon, Bill Mason.
Description
Abraham Lincoln: This Lincoln was one of the great talking films of the post-silent film era. These brief vignettes about Lincoln's early life include his birth, early jobs, his affair with Ann Rutledge, his courtship of Mary Todd and the Lincoln/Douglas debates. His presidency and the Civil War are followed in more detail, and the film concludes with the assassination.
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Fired by liberty: a live-action documentary on the lives and stories of African-American soldiers who fought during the Civil War, both the United States Colored Troops for the Union and the rarely discussed Blacks who fought for the Confederacy.
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Five documentaries, employing re-enactments and historical photographs, and two feature films explore the life and times of Abraham Lincoln or the Civil War.
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Lincoln, trial by fire: Lincoln, facing the crisis of a divided nation, was forced to turn for help to General George McClellan, who supported Southern positions on slavery and states' rights. The conflict between Lincoln and McClellan was intense from the start and before their uneasy partnership ended it became one of the strangest stories in American history.
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Lincoln's last night: This two-part docu-drama tells the story of Abraham Lincoln and his murderer John Wilkes Booth.
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No retreat from destiny: the true story of the Confederacy's last great invasion of the north, in July 1864, the subsequent attack on Washington, D.C. that almost brought the northern war effort to its knees, and how the invasion was stopped at the Battle of Monocacy.
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They've killed President Lincoln: Matthew Brady photographs and processed contemporary footage depict the historical circumstances in which Lincoln was assassinated in 1865.
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Yellowneck: This story centers on five "Yellownecks", deserters of the Confederate Army, who plan to escape to Cuba via the Florida Everglades. While traveling through the treacherous swamp, the men are faced with danger from alligators, snakes, insects and angry Seminoles. Hoping to reach the coast and a waiting boat to take them to freedom, the men race against time and battle their obstacles and each other in order to make it to safety.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hugh, R. J., Strauss, T., Merkel, U., Huston, W., Spiegel, E. 1., Hershberger, K. R., Guenette, R., Griffith, D. W. 1., Blakley, B., Benét, S. V., & Hauke, W. (2012). Abraham Lincoln, trial by fire . Mill Creek Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

R. John Hugh et al.. 2012. Abraham Lincoln, Trial By Fire. [Golden Valley, Minnesota]: Mill Creek Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

R. John Hugh et al.. Abraham Lincoln, Trial By Fire [Golden Valley, Minnesota]: Mill Creek Entertainment, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hugh, R. John, et al. Abraham Lincoln, Trial By Fire Mill Creek Entertainment, 2012.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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