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The Story of American Freedom

In this series, Rufus Fears, an outstanding historian and story teller, relates the story of America's journey toward freedom.

The individual lectures can be accessed below.

Introduction: The Guns of Lexington

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The Clouds of Tyranny

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Independence, Freedom, and Honor: The Declaration of Independence

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The Test of Battle: The Surrender at Yorktown

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A Galaxy of Statesmen: Making the Constitution

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The Charter of Freedom: Our Constitution

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Debts, Frontier, Liberties: The First Congress

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The Roots of American Liberty

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Freedom and the Frontier: Lewis and Clark

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Remember the Alamo

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A House Divided: Lee and Lincoln

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To Make Men Free: Lincoln As A Statesman

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Progress and Democracy: Theodore Roosevelt

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A New Freedom: Franklin D. Roosevelt

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New Frontiers of Freedom: John F. Kennedy

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The Gospel of Freedom: Martin Luther King

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From Quagmire to Hope: The 1970s and 80s

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The Clouded Horizon: The Future of Freedom

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