The Resource The Decades : 20th Century Collection, [presented by the History Channel], (videorecording)

The Decades : 20th Century Collection, [presented by the History Channel], (videorecording)

Label
The Decades : 20th Century Collection
Title
The Decades
Title remainder
20th Century Collection
Statement of responsibility
[presented by the History Channel]
Title variation
History presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
WCO
Characteristic
videorecording
LC call number
E740 .D35 2009
Runtime
0
Technique
live action
Label
The Decades : 20th Century Collection, [presented by the History Channel], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • 2 DVDs in each of 10 containers
  • Television programs originally broadcast on the History Channel
Color
mixed
Contents
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)
Control code
sky252082383
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
20 videodiscs (66 hrs., 40 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b & w
Publisher number
  • AAAE197050LT1
  • AAAE197050LT2
  • AAAE197050LT3
  • AAAE197050LT4
  • AAAE197050LT5
  • AAAE197050LT6
  • AAAE197050LT7
  • AAAE197050LT8
  • AAAE197050LT9
  • AAAE197050LT10
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a2048425
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Decades : 20th Century Collection, [presented by the History Channel], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • 2 DVDs in each of 10 containers
  • Television programs originally broadcast on the History Channel
Color
mixed
Contents
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)
Control code
sky252082383
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
20 videodiscs (66 hrs., 40 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b & w
Publisher number
  • AAAE197050LT1
  • AAAE197050LT2
  • AAAE197050LT3
  • AAAE197050LT4
  • AAAE197050LT5
  • AAAE197050LT6
  • AAAE197050LT7
  • AAAE197050LT8
  • AAAE197050LT9
  • AAAE197050LT10
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a2048425
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Subject

Genre

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