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The 20th Century (2000) back to product details  



Screen Formats:B&W
Sound:Dolby Digital
Features:
Rare newsreels from the 1920s through the 1970s
Nearly 13 hours on two high-tech double-sided discs
Extensive chapter list and subject-by-subject index
English, Spanish, and French subtitles

Chapters:
Side #1 -- Side 1A
0. Chapters
0. The 1900's
0. Chapters
1. Open/ Introduction [8:35]
2. At the Turn of the Century [4:20]
3. The New Americans [6:13]
4. A Shift of Power [13:33]
5. Inventions Take Flight [3:48]
6. Cultural Revolutions [15:31]
7. A World in Flux [2:02]
8. Program Credits [1:57]
0. The 1910's
0. Chapters
1. Introduction [:41]
2. The Best of Times [2:53]
3. The Worst of Time [8:04]
4. The Little Tramp [2:55]
5. The War in Europe [7:42]
6. An Independent Ireland [3:11]
7. The Struggle for Suffrage [4:17]
8. The Great and Terrible War [3:25]
9. Popular Culture [3:50]
10. The Great Migration [3:19]
11. America Enters the War [6:23]
12. The Russian Revolution [6:55]
13. A Fragile Peace [5:03]
14. The Political Century [1:57]
15. Program Credits [1:57]
0. The 1920's
0. Chapters
1. Introduction [9:05]
2. Resurgence of the Klan [3:19]
3. The Harlem Renaissance [2:37]
4. The Jazz Age [2:36]
5. Thoroughly Modern Women [1:40]
6. The Scopes "Monkey" Trial [3:16]
7. Stars and Heroes [11:08]
8. World Powers [5:37]
9. America's Economic Boom [8:25]
10. The Market Crash [2:12]
11. Program Credits [1:57]
Side #2 -- Side 1B
0. Chapters
0. The 1930's
0. Chapters
1. Open/ Introduction [11:02]
2. The Dust Bowl [1:19]
3. The New Deal [20:52]
4. Depression Distractions [16:08]
5. The Black Voice [8:01]
6. A World on the Verge [17:48]
7. Program Credits [1:58]
0. The 1940's
0. Chapters
1. Introduction [3:57]
2. The Battle of Britain [9:26]
3. The Siege of Leningrad [9:26]
4. America Enters the War [10:03]
5. The American Home Front [8:54]
6. The Beginnings of the End [13:05]
7. The Atomic Bomb [13:11]
8. Japan Surrenders [4:15]
9. Gaining Independence [3:46]
10. America Recovers [12:45]
11. The Cold War Begins [12:29]
12. Program Credits [1:57]
Side #3 -- Side 2A
0. Chapters
0. The 1950's
0. Chapters
1. Open/ Introduction [3:06]
2. The Korean War [8:27]
3. The Red Menace [9:59]
4. "We Like Ike" [4:13]
5. The Birth of Suburbia [7:11]
6. Youth Culture [11:10]
7. The Atomic Age [7:59]
8. The National Pastime [2:28]
9. The Space Race [2:50]
10. China's "Great Leap" [4:54]
11. The Fight for Civil Rights [12:13]
12. Video Village [4:54]
13. America's Car Culture [4:04]
14. Program Credis [1:58]
0. The 1960's
0. Chapters
1. Introduction [4:35]
2. Kennedy and the Cold War [8:32]
3. Moptops, Motown and Militants [7:05]
4. The Civil Rights Campaign [12:00]
5. The Vietnam War Escalates [4:27]
6. Protesting the War [10:07]
7. The Counterculture [9:57]
8. Black Power [4:04]
9. Global Rebolution [8:33]
10. Nixon's War [4:07]
11. Humanity's Giant Leap [11:52]
12. Program Credits [2:01]
Side #4 -- Side 2B
0. Chapters
0. The 1970's
0. Chapters
1. Open/ Introduction [3:45]
2. Nixon's America [12:29]
3. Watergate [16:02]
4. Nixon's World [2:39]
5. "The Personal is Political" [8:24]
6. Keeping America Beautiful [3:05]
7. TV Gets Real [3:29]
8. The Black Voice [4:02]
9. Economic Shock [9:46]
10. The Me Generation [6:40]
11. The Conservative Comeback [2:49]
12. The Computer Evolution [1:12]
13. American Malaise [4:48]
14. Program Credits [2:01]
0. The 1980's
0. Chapters
12. Program Credits [1:59]
1. Introduction [3:47]
2. The Reagan Revolution [4:23]
3. Reaganomics [3:52]
4. The AIDS Plague [5:01]
5. The Teflon President [8:51]
6. "Greed is Good" [6:50]
0. The 1990's
0. Chapters
4. Presidential Trials and Tribulations [9:43]
10. Program Credits [1:56]

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