2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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DVD; NTSC, region 1; stereo.; widescreen format.
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Videodisc release of the 2008 PBS television documentary.
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What's it about?
Traces 350 years of Jewish American history, from the arrival of the first Jews in 1654 up to the present day. Tells the story of the struggle of a tiny minority to make their way into the American mainstream while, at the same time, maintaining a sense of their own identity as Jews.
Special features: Interview with filmmaker David Grubin; Jewish cooking with Gil Marks; Rosh Hashanah ceremonial scene.