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HD 9566 .B55 2008

This film unearths declassified documents and highlights forgotten passages in prominent presidential doctrines, showing how concerns about oil have been at the core of American foreign policy for more than 60 years. 

QA 76.2 .J63 C5 2011

CNBC offers a retrospective of Job's career-including the creation of Apple, its ascent under his visionary direction, and the evolution of his management style.

HD 9677 .A2 D533 2008

This documentary examines how the great myth about the scarcity of diamonds and their inflated value was created and maintained over the decades by the diamond cartel.

HC 106.3 .G73 2012

Discusses the values and the psychology behind the Great Depression and gives insights into what the 1930's meant to the average American.

HD 5325 .M622 1973 H37

In 1973, when the Brookside coal miners voted for the United Mine Workers union, the Duke Power Company refused it. Barbara Kopple documented the struggle between the miners and the company, causing a big uproar.

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HB 3722 .I57 2011

Provided is an analysis of the global financial crisis of 2008, which at a cost over $20 trillion, caused millions of people to lose their jobs and homes in the worst recession since the Great Depression, and nearly resulted in a global financial collapse.

HC 102.5 .A2 M463 2012

Meet the titans who forged the foundation of modern America and created the American Dream. The mini-series shines a spotlight on the influential builders, dreamers and believers whose feats transformed the United States.

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HD 9349 .M543 U68

A behind-the-scenes look into the unregulated and unseen world of an industry that aims to privatize and sell back the one resource that ought never to become a commodity: our water. 

HF 3128 .X53 2013

An intimate portrait of families wrestling with our drive to consume cheap products, but also with our desire for human connection and a sense of who we are in a fast-changing world.