Up From Slavery

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Up From Slavery

2011

Up From Slavery is a powerful, compelling and haunting 7-part documentary series that examines the history of slavery in America, from the arrival of the first African slaves through Nat Turner's Rebellion to the Civil War and...

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1619 Virginia - The First African Slaves Arrive
1619 Virginia - The First African Slaves Arrive
18th Century Colonial America and Slavery - Under the Rule of the British Empire
18th Century Colonial America and Slavery - Under the Rule of the British Empire
Slavery in the United States After the Revolution
Slavery in the United States After the Revolution
Nat Turner's Rebellion
Nat Turner's Rebellion
Abolition from the North Grows
Abolition from the North Grows
The Civil War - Emancipation Proclamation
The Civil War - Emancipation Proclamation
Aftermath of the Civil War and New "Freedom"
Aftermath of the Civil War and New "Freedom"