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The decades collection [videorecording]
DVDs DVDs | The History Channel | c2007
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 973.9 D) plus 3 more
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Location Call No. Volume Copies Status
Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.9 D pt.1-6 CHECK SHELF
Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.9 D pt.7-12 CHECK SHELF
Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.9 D pt.13-18 CHECK SHELF
Adult DVD-Nonfiction 973.9 D pt.19-20 CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
[New York] : The History Channel, c2007.
Descript
20 video discs (66 hrs., 40 min.) : sd., col. and b & w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
The program "The technology of Kitty Hawk" is listed on disc 2, but is actually included on disc 1.
Originally broadcast on television on The History Channel.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
Twenty video discs cover the century by decades using History Channel programs to help document the defining moments of each period.
Contents
1900-1909. Disc 1: Murder at the fair: the assassination of President McKinley : September 6, 1901 (10 days that unexpectedly changed America) ; The Panama Canal (Modern marvels) ; Theodore Roosevelt: roughrider to Rushmore (Biography) ; The technology of Kitty Hawk (Modern marvels) -- Disc 2: San Francisco earthquake (Mega disasters) -- The Model T (Automobiles) -- 1910-1919. 5050 Disc 1: WWI: the death of glory ; World War I (Foot soldier) ; Secrets of the Romanovs (Ancient mysteries) -- Disc 2: Titanic: 90 years below ; Albert Einstein (Biography) ; Vladimir Ilyich Lenin: voice of the revolution (Biography) ; Titanic tech (Modern marvels) -- 1920-1929. Disc 1: Rumrunners, moonshiners, and bootleggers ; Ku Klux Klan: a secret history -- Disc 2: Charles Lindbergh: against the wind (Biography) ; Howard Carter: triumph and treasure (Biography) ; The monkey trial (In search of history) ; F. Scott Fitzgerald: the great American dreamer (Biography). -- 1930-1939. Disc 1: The Great Depression: Part 1: The great shake-up ; Part 2: Face the music ; Part 3: Striking back ; Part 4: Desperate measures -- Disc 2: The true story of Seabiscuit ; The Empire State building (Modern marvels) ; Al Capone: Scarface (Biography) ; Love & death: the story of Bonnie and Clyde (Biography). -- 1940-1949. Disc 1: Pacific: the lost evidence: Pearl Harbor ; D-Day: the lost evidence ; Churchill and the President (History undercover) -- Disc 2: Hirohito (Biography) ; Tokyo Rose: victim of propaganda (Biography) ; Evita: the woman behind the myth (Biography) ; Mahatma Ghandi: pilgrim of peace (Biography). -- 1950-1959. Disc 1: Korea: the forgotten war (parts 1 & 2) ; The search for the polio vaccine (Modern marvels) ; Eisenhower: supreme commander in chief (Biography) -- Disc 2: When America was rocked: September 9, 1956 (10 days that unexpectedly changed America) ; McCarthy reconsidered (20th century) ; Elizabeth: the reluctant monarch (Biography) ; The Hollywood censorship wars (Time machine). -- 1960-1969. Disc 1: Voices of civil rights (Save our history) ; The JFK assassination (Investigating history) ; Martin Luther King Jr: the man and the dream (Biography) ; Malcolm X (Biography) -- Disc 2: October fury (History undercover) ; Apollo 11 (Modern marvels) ; Bay of Pigs declassified (History undercover) ; Getting high: a history of LSD (History's mysteries). -- 1970-1979. Disc 1: Vietnam: a soldier's diary (20th century with Mike Wallace) ; Richard Nixon: man and president (Biography) ; Revenge! (History undercover) -- Disc 2: David Berkowitz: Son of Sam (Biography) ; Ayatollah Khomeini: holy terror (Biography) ; Bruce Lee: the immortal dragon (Biography) ; Jim Jones: journey into madness (Biography). -- 1980-1989. Disc 1: The Iran-Contra scandal (20th century with Mike Wallace) ; Democracy crushed: Tiananmen Square (20th century) ; Ronald Reagan: a legacy remembered -- Disc 2: The rise and fall of the wall (Declassified) ; The John Lennon assassination (American justice) ; Mikhail Gorbachev: a man who changed the world -- The Falklands campaign (Greatest raids). -- 1990-1999. Disc 1: Conspiracy: Oklahoma City bombing ; Columbine: understanding why (Investigative reports) ; Attack at Waco (American justice) ; 1993 World Trade Center bombing (Minute by minute) -- Disc 2: Trial of O.J. Simpson: anatomy of a murder (20th century) ; Desert Storm: the ultimate war ; The impeachment of William Jefferson Clinton (20th century).
Local Note
Drct, 1-09
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History channel presents the decades collection
ISBN/ISSN
733961102697
Music #
AAE-102690 History Channel
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