Tuesday, March 4, 2008

John Adams: Liberty Kids: Bostonians, Part 1

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Episode # 31 in the series, from tv.com

While in New York to report on the fighting between the colonists and the Iroquois led by chief Joseph Brant, James sees atrocities committed by both sides. Sarah catches up with her friend Abigail Adams, whose husband John has just returned from a diplomatic assignment in France.
Billy Crystal (John Adams), Whoopi Goldberg (Deborah Samson), Charles Shaughnessy (King Gerorge III), Walter Cronkite (Dr. Benjamin Franklin), Aaron Carter (Joseph Plumb Martin), Arnold Schwarzenegger (Baron von Steuben), Kathleen Barr (Henri Richard Maurice Dutoit LeFebrve), Dustin Hoffman (Benedict Arnold), Sylvester Stallone (Paul Revere), Yolanda King (Elizabeth Freeman), Annette Bening (Abagail Adams), Chris Lundquist (James Hiller), Reo Jones (Sarah Philips), D. Kevin Williams (Moses), Andrew Rannells (Alexander Hamilton), Ben Beck (Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Mortier "Marquis de Lafayette")
HISTORICAL CONTENT: John Adams and his son John Quincy return from France and are reunited with Abigail. John is asked to write the Massachusetts Constitution, which is a defining document of the emerging thought on rights. In New York Joseph Brant, a chief of the Iroquois Confederacy, is leading his people in a losing battle to coexist with the colonists.

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