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Kentucky : an American Story – the Land / American Focus, Inc.

Other author/creatorInfobase, film distributor.
Other author/creatorAmerican Focus, Inc. (Firm)
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : American Focus, Inc., [2011]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2019.
Copyright Notice ©2011
Description1 online resource (1 video file (57 min., 26 sec)) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Contents "Land of Tomorrow" (1:42); Settlers and Conflict (8:10); Bluegrass Elites (6:04); Coal Industry and "Bloody Harlan" (13:19); Tobacco and Black Patch War (4:10); Tennessee Valley Authority (8:56); Pikeville Cut-Through, Widow Combs (11:47); Credits: Kentucky: an American Story - the Land (1:34);
Abstract A powerful examination of the tortured history of land use in Kentucky, from conflicts between settlers and Indians to the controversies over mountaintop removal.
General noteOriginally released by American Focus, Inc., 2011.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 14, 2019.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number187083 Infobase

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