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The 1900 House
1.  The 1900 House DVD ~ Artist Not Provided
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  "Victorian London life"
Used & New from: $79.80
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1940s House
2.  1940s House DVD ~ Geoffrey Palmer
The list author says:
  "England during WWII"
Used & New from: $54.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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Colonial House
3.  Colonial House DVD ~ Jonathon Allen
The list author says:
  "Maine in 1628"
$24.57   Used & New from: $13.12
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

Manor House
4.  Manor House DVD ~ Tristan Aldrich
The list author says:
  "British life in a wealthy home in early 1900's"
$28.87   Used & New from: $17.99
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Frontier House
5.  Frontier House DVD ~ Kristen Brooks
The list author says:
  "1883 Montana territory"
$29.96   Used & New from: $14.52
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

American Experience - Influenza 1918
6.  American Experience - Influenza 1918 DVD ~ David McCullough
The list author says:
  "Epidemic of 1918"
$19.58   Used & New from: $12.58
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

Roots (Four-Disc 30th Anniversary Edition)
7.  Roots (Four-Disc 30th Anniversary Edition) DVD ~ Levar Burton
The list author says:
  "Slavery from the 1700's through the Civil War"
$22.00   Used & New from: $4.54
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (546 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Gosford Park - Collector's Edition
8.  Gosford Park - Collector's Edition DVD ~ Maggie Smith
The list author says:
  "1930's English country estate house party"
$9.78   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (604 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Gandhi (Widescreen Two-Disc Collector's Edition)
9.  Gandhi (Widescreen Two-Disc Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Ben Kingsley
The list author says:
  "Indian revolts against the British"
$8.49   Used & New from: $3.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (546 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Meet Me In St. Louis (Two-Disc Special Edition)
10.  Meet Me In St. Louis (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Judy Garland
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  "1903 in St. Louis"
Used & New from: $7.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (477 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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All the President's Men (Two-Disc Special Edition)
11.  All the President's Men (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Robert Redford
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  "Watergate scandal"
$6.79   Used & New from: $1.89
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (410 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Cold Mountain (Two-Disc Collector's Edition)
12.  Cold Mountain (Two-Disc Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Jude Law
The list author says:
  "Life at the end of the Civil War"
$1.15   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (800 customer reviews)

The Right Stuff (Two-Disc Special Edition)
13.  The Right Stuff (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Scott Glenn
The list author says:
  "The Space Race in the US"
$16.49   Used & New from: $0.04
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (388 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Passion of the Christ (Definitive Edition)
14.  The Passion of the Christ (Definitive Edition) DVD ~ Jim Caviezel
The list author says:
  "The crucifixion in biblical times"
$7.50   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,658 customer reviews) | 13 customer discussions

Heir to an Execution: A Granddaughter's Story
15.  Heir to an Execution: A Granddaughter's Story DVD ~ Ivy Meeropol
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  "McCarthyism in the US during the Cold War"
$4.99   Used & New from: $2.50
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

NOVA - Typhoid Mary: The Most Dangerous Woman in America
16.  NOVA - Typhoid Mary: The Most Dangerous Woman in America DVD ~ Nancy Porter
$16.99   Used & New from: $8.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

9/11 - The Filmmakers' Commemorative Edition
17.  9/11 - The Filmmakers' Commemorative Edition DVD ~ Tony Benatatos
The list author says:
  "September 11, 2001"
$99.86   Used & New from: $16.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (307 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Devil's Arithmetic
18.  The Devil's Arithmetic DVD ~ Kirsten Dunst
The list author says:
  "The holocaust"
$10.46   Used & New from: $6.46
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (154 customer reviews)

Berkeley in the Sixties
19.  Berkeley in the Sixties DVD ~ John Searle (III)
The list author says:
  "Protest riots for civil rights, the women's movement and an end to the war in Vietnam"
$18.91   Used & New from: $10.28
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

History's Mysteries - The Strange Case of Lizzie Borden (History Channel)
20.  History's Mysteries - The Strange Case of Lizzie Borden (History Channel) DVD ~ Lizzie Borden
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  "The OJ Simpson case of the late 1800's."
Used & New from: $54.48
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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American Experience - Eleanor Roosevelt
21.  American Experience - Eleanor Roosevelt DVD ~ David McCullough
$12.19   Used & New from: $6.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Gone With the Wind
22.  Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
The list author says:
  "The South during the Civil War"
$19.89   Used & New from: $1.35
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,503 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Coming Home
23.  Coming Home by Rosamunde Pilcher
The list author says:
  "WWII"
Used & New from: $0.77
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (238 customer reviews)

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Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl
24.  Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
The list author says:
  "The Holocaust"
$3.62   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,302 customer reviews)

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (P.S.)
25.  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (P.S.) by Betty Smith
The list author says:
  "Brooklyn life in the early 1900's"
$14.04   Used & New from: $2.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,259 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Life with Father
26.  Life with Father by Clarence, Junior Day
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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Forgiving
27.  Forgiving by Lavyrle Spencer
The list author says:
  "1876 Dakota territory"
Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

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Disconnected: A True Hurricane Katrina Story
28.  Disconnected: A True Hurricane Katrina Story by Cheryl Ory
The list author says:
  "Hurricane Katrina"
$11.69   Used & New from: $4.82
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

The Little House Collection Box Set (Full Color)
29.  The Little House Collection Box Set (Full Color) by Laura Ingalls Wilder
The list author says:
  "The US frontier in the late 1800's"
Used & New from: $28.73
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (141 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Red Tent
30.  The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
The list author says:
  "Biblical times"
Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,117 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Light Years: v. 1 (Cazalet Chronicles)
31.  The Light Years: v. 1 (Cazalet Chronicles) by Elizabeth Jane Howard
The list author says:
  "The Cazalet series follows life in England before, during and after WWII"
Used & New from: $0.10
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews)

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Upstairs at the White House: My Life With the First Ladies
32.  Upstairs at the White House: My Life With the First Ladies by J. B. West
Used & New from: $17.74
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,399 customer reviews)

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The Preservationist
33.  The Preservationist by David Maine
The list author says:
  "Noah and his family during the flood."
$15.29   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Hunger: An Unnatural History
34.  Hunger: An Unnatural History by Sharman Apt Russell
The list author says:
  "From Gandhi to conscientious objectors of war to the holocaust to famine all over the world."
$12.67   Used & New from: $4.87
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Letters from Rifka
35.  Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (117 customer reviews)

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The Jungle: The Uncensored Original Edition
36.  The Jungle: The Uncensored Original Edition by Upton Sinclair
The list author says:
  "Industrial life for the common worker at the beginning of the 1900's (before laws were passed for the humane treatment of employees)."
$10.49   Used & New from: $0.42
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (575 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Growing Up (Signet)
37.  Growing Up (Signet) by Russell Baker
$7.19   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression
38.  Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression by Mildred Armstrong Kalish
$10.12   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (209 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Perfect Summer: England 1911, Just Before the Storm
39.  The Perfect Summer: England 1911, Just Before the Storm by Juliet Nicolson
$10.43   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

The Help
40.  The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The list author says:
  "Interracial relations in Jackson, Mississippi in the 1960's."
$12.61   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8,095 customer reviews) | 122 customer discussions

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Subtitles? 4 Jun 18, 2014
Jesus Christ really existed. 0 Jun 5, 2014
Is there an English language version? 0 Apr 19, 2014
Mel Gibson , bigot 28 Mar 25, 2014
Great show but sorely inaccurate about amount of servants 0 Jan 24, 2014
Hypocrites 13 Jun 2, 2013
Passion of the Christ DVD Language? 32 May 31, 2013
Captions 0 Mar 13, 2013
Meet Me in St. Louis 0 Dec 23, 2012
What is different between the two versions? 7 Dec 17, 2012
Anyone else having trouble with the DVD? 5 Nov 15, 2012
The Right Stuff Blu-ray? 11 Jun 10, 2012
 
   

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