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Title: One Day in September
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Call Number: VCR 2002- 24
Description: Archival footage, interviews portray tragedy at the Munich Olympics.
Keywords: 1972 Munich Olympics; Terrorism

Title: Our Disappeared = = Nuestros Desaparecidos
Series Title / Date: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-30
Description: Tragic loss stories from family and friends of those that disappeared during Argentina's military dictatorship of 1976-83. Shared by director Juan Mandelbaum after he discovers through a casual Google search that an ex-girlfried was one among thousands kidnapped, tortured, and missing.
Keywords: Political Persecution

Title: Remember the Maine: The Roots of the Spanish-American War
Series Title / Date: Destiny of Empires: The Spanish-American War of 18
Call Number: VCR 2005-11
Description: Traces the roots of the Spanish-American War through archival footage, newspaper excerpts, and historical documents.
Keywords: Spanish-American War

Title: Rubios = The Blonds
Series Title / Date: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2011-27
Description: Using a combination of fiction and documentary, Albertina Carri traces her parents' disappearance in 1977 during the regime of the Argentine junta.
Keywords: Disappeared Person; Argentina

Title: Sheltering-in-Place: A Family Guide
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Call Number: DVD 2008-148
Description: A step-by-step guide to using your home as shelter during incidents due to nuclear (fallout), biological elements, and chemical agents.
Keywords: Instructional Guide; Nuclear Warfare; Terrorism; Emergency Management

Title: Shoah
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Call Number: VCR 2000-45
Description: Directed by Claude Lanzmann.
Keywords: Holocaust

Title: Survivor Stories: Finding Hope from an Unlikely Source
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Call Number: VCR 2006-41
Description: Holocaust survivors and children of survivors give their true life accounts.
Keywords: Holocaust

Title: The Armenian Genocide
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Call Number: DVD 2010-58
Description: The destruction of over a million Armenians at the hands of the Ottoman Turks and the Turkish government's repeated repudiation of the word 'genocide'.
Keywords: Armenian massacres; Andrew Goldberg

Title: This Generation has no Future
Series Title / Date: Mighty Continent
Call Number: VCR 2004-241
Description: Examines the chronology of events in WWI and discusses the devastating effects of modern warfare techniques.
Keywords: Europe: World War I

Title: To Die in Jerusalem
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Call Number: DVD 2009-86
Description: Recounts the heart-wrenching story of two 17-year old girls: Israeli student Rachel Levy and her an 18-year-old Palestinian suicide bomber Ayat al-Akhras who died together at a Jerusalem market in 2002; and the emotionally charged encounter of their mothers four years later that underscored the deep roots of the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Predominantly in Hebrew & Arabic with English subtitles.
Keywords: Biographical; Hilla Medalia; Terrorism