The decades [videorecording] : 20th century collection / [presented by the History Channel].
- Additional Titles:
- History presents the decades, 20th century collection
- [New York] : History Channel, 
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- Physical Description:
- 20 videodiscs (66 hr., 40 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- History Channel (Television network)
- 1900-1909. Disc 1. Murder at the fair: the assassination of President McKinley -- The Panama Canal (Modern Marvels) -- Theodore Roosevelt: roughrider to Rushmore (Biography) -- Disc 2. The San Francisco earthquake (Mega Disasters) -- The Model T (Automobiles) -- The technology of Kitty Hawk (Modern Marvels). 1910-1919. Disc 1. WWI: the death of glory -- World War I (Foot soldier) -- The Romanovs (In search of History) -- Disc 2. Titanic: 90 years below -- Einstein. 1920-1929. Disc 1. Rumrunners, moonshiners and bootleggers -- Ku Klux Klan: a secret history -- Disc 2. Lucky: the story of Charles Lindbergh (Biography) -- Howard Carter: triumph and treasure (Biography) -- The monkey trial (In Search of History) -- 1929 (Year by Year). 1930-1939. Disc 1. 1932 (Year by Year) -- Babe Ruth: that ever lovin' Babe -- The Empire State building (Modern Marvels) -- Mt. Rushmore (Modern Marvels) -- Disc 2 . Bonnie & Clyde: the story of love and death (Biography) -- John Dillinger: public enemy #1 (Biography) -- 1937 (Year by Year). 1940-1949. Disc 1. Pacific: the lost evidence: Pearl Harbor -- D-Day: the lost evidence -- Einstein's letters -- Disc 2. Hirohito of Japan: the last Banzai -- Tokyo Rose: victim of propaganda (Biography) -- 1946 (Year by Year) -- Mahatma Gandhi: pilgrim of peace (Biography). 1950-1959. Disc 1. Korea: the forgotten war -- Polio vaccine (Modern Marvels) -- Dwight D. Eisenhower (Biography) -- Disc 2. When America was rocked, Elvis 1956 -- Sputnik mania. 1960-1969. Disc 1. Voices of civil rights (Save our History) -- Freedom summer -- 1968 with Tom Brokaw -- Disc 2. The JFK assassination (Investigating History) -- October fury: the Cuban missile crisis -- Apollo 11 (Modern Marvels) -- Our generation: Woodstock. 1970-1979. Disc 1. Nixon resignation (As it Happened) -- Vietnam: ringing down the curtain -- Vietnam: the end game -- Ayatollah Khomeini (Declassified) -- Disc 2. Peyote to LSD: a psychedelic odyssey -- Jim Jones: journey into madness (Biography) -- Hostage rescue in Entebbe (History's Raiders). 1980-1989. Disc 1. Lech Walesa (Biography) -- Tiananmen Square (Declassified) -- Ronald Reagan: a legacy remembered -- Disc 2. The rise and fall of the wall (Declassified) -- John Lennon assassination (American Justice) -- Mikhail Gorbachev: a man who changed the world (Biography) -- The Falklands campaign (History Raiders). 1990-1999. Disc 1. Princess Diana (Conspiracy?) -- Desert Storm: the ultimate war -- Oklahoma City bombing (Conspiracy?) -- Disc 2. Columbine: understanding why (Investigative Reports) -- Attack at Waco (Investigative Reports) -- 1993 World Trade Center bombing (Minute by Minute) -- The Google boys (Biography).
- A detailed look at the touchstone moments, memorable figures and formative events of the 20th century, The Decades 20th Century Collection offers over 60 hours of programming on 20 discs - a survey unmatched in breadth and depth of the explosive years from 1900-1999.
- Related Titles:
- Murder at the fair : the assassination of President McKinley
Modern marvels. Panama Canal
Biography. Theodore Roosevelt : Roughrider to Rushmore
Mega disasters. San Francisco Earthquake
Automobiles. Model T.
Modern marvels. Technology of Kitty Hawk
WWI : the death of glory
Foot soldier. World War I.
In search of history. Romanovs
Titanic : 90 years below
Rumrunners, moonshiners and bootleggers
Ku Klux Klan : a secret history
Biography. Lucky : the story of Charles Lindbergh
Biography. Howard Carter : triumph and treasure
In search of history. Monkey trial
Year by year. 1929
Year by year. 1932
Babe Ruth : that ever lovin' Babe
Modern marvels. Empire State Building
Modern marvels. Mt. Rushmore
Biography. Bonnie & Clyde : the story of love and death
Biography. John Dillinger : public enemy #1.
Year by year. 1937
Pacific : the lost evidence : Pearl Harbor
D-day : the lost evidence
Hirohito of Japan : the last Banzai
Biography. Tokyo Rose : victim of propaganda
Year by year. 1946
Biography. Mahatma Gandhi : pilgrim of peace
Korea : the forgotten war
Modern marvels. Polio vaccine
Biography. Dwight D. Eisenhower
When America was rocked, Elvis 1956
Save our history. Voices of civil rights
1968 with Tom Brokaw
Investigating history. JFK assassination
October fury : the Cuban Missile Crisis
Modern marvels. Apollo 11.
Our generation : Woodstock
As it happened. Nixon resignation
Vietnam : ringing down the curtain
Vietnam : the end game
Declassified. Ayatollah Khomeini
Peyote to LSD : a psychedelic odyssey
Biography. Jim Jones : journey into madness
History's raiders. Hostage rescue in Entebbe
Biography. Lech Walesa
Declassified. Tiananmen Square
Ronald Reagan : a legacy remembered
Declassified. Rise and fall of the Wall
American justice. John Lennon assassination
Biography. Mikhail Gorbechev : a man who changed the world
History's raiders. Falklands Campaign
Conspiracy. Princess Diana
Desert Storm : the ultimate war
Conspiracy. Oklahoma City Bombing
Investigative reports. Columbine : understanding why
Investigative reports. Attack at Waco
Minute by minute. 1993 World Trade Center Bombing
Biography. Google boys
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2 DVDs in each of 10 containers.
Television programs originally broadcast on the History Channel.
- Technical Details:
- No public performance rights. Classroom instruction and home use permitted.
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