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The Resource 100 years that shook the world : great events of the 20th century, Image Madacy Entertainment, a Morningstar Entertainment British Pathe News production ; supervising producer/writers, Jeanne Dodson, Sylvia A. Ruiz, (videorecording DVD)

100 years that shook the world : great events of the 20th century, Image Madacy Entertainment, a Morningstar Entertainment British Pathe News production ; supervising producer/writers, Jeanne Dodson, Sylvia A. Ruiz, (videorecording DVD)

Label
100 years that shook the world : great events of the 20th century
Title
100 years that shook the world
Title remainder
great events of the 20th century
Statement of responsibility
Image Madacy Entertainment, a Morningstar Entertainment British Pathe News production ; supervising producer/writers, Jeanne Dodson, Sylvia A. Ruiz
Title variation
One hundred years that shook the world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This documents the political turmoil, horrors of war, medical breakthroughs, scientific advancements and social upheavals that made this century one of the most critical and turbulent periods in human history
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Days that shook the world (Television program)
PerformerNote
Narrated by Charlie O'Connell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Donnell, Charlie
  • Dodson, Jeanne
  • Ruiz, Sylvia A
Runtime
420
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Modern
  • Twentieth century
  • Social history
  • World politics
Technique
live action
Label
100 years that shook the world : great events of the 20th century, Image Madacy Entertainment, a Morningstar Entertainment British Pathe News production ; supervising producer/writers, Jeanne Dodson, Sylvia A. Ruiz, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally aired as episodes of the BBC television series Days that shook the world in 1999
  • Release date: Feb. 8, 2011
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. (1900-1932) Boxer Rebellion -- Death of Queen Victoria -- President McKinley shot by assassin -- First transatlantic wireless message -- Boer War ends -- Ford Motor Company founded -- Wright Brothers fly -- Russo-Japanese War -- E+MC2 -- Death of Edward VII -- Wuchang Revolt -- Iceberg sinks Titanic -- Panama Canal completed -- Archduke Ferdinand assassinated, WWI begins -- First transcontinental telephone call -- Armenian genocide -- Battle of the Somme -- Czar Nicholas II abdicates Russian Revolution begins -- World War I ends -- Women win the right to vote in the US -- Birth of radio -- Irish Free State established -- Mussolini & fascists take over Italy -- Earthquake kills over 300,000 in Japan -- Vladimir Lenin dies -- Television introduced -- Lindbergh flies solo across the Atlantic -- First talking movie -- Penicillin discovered -- Black Thursday, 1929 -- Empire State Building opens -- Lindbergh baby kidnapped -- Amelia Earhart flies solo across the Atlantic
  • Disc 2. (1932-1964) FDR elected president -- Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany -- Jesse Owens dominates the Berlin Olympics -- King Edward VIII abdicates for love -- Hindenburg disaster -- Franco wins the Spanish Civil War -- First jet airplane flight -- Hitler invades Poland WWII begins -- Dunkirk evacuation -- Pearl Harbor attacked -- Battle of Midway -- V-2 Rocket -- D-day -- Discovery of the Holocaust -- Atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima -- United Nations founded -- Germany surrenders -- Gandhi assassinated -- State of Israel founded -- Mao proclaims the Peoples Republic of China -- Korean War begins -- US explodes the first H-bomb -- Death of Joseph Stalin -- Salk Polio vaccine successfully tested -- Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II -- End of Joseph McCarthy -- Suez War -- Soviets crush Hungarian Revolution -- Sputnik the space age begins -- Castro liberates Cuba -- Khrushchev visits the USA -- Berlin Wall -- Cuban Missile Crisis -- Marilyn Monroe dies -- JFK assassinated -- Beatlemania
  • Disc 3. (1967-1998) Six Day War -- TET Offensive -- Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinated -- Robert Kennedy assassinated -- America lands on the Moon -- Nixon visits China -- Munich Olympics massacre -- Yom Kippur War -- Watergate -- Fall of Saigon -- Elvis Presley dies -- First test tube baby -- Jonestown massacre -- Camp David accords -- Iran seizes 52 American hostages -- Iran frees 52 American hostages -- President Reagan shot -- Anwar El-Sadat killed by assassins -- Falkland War -- Pioneer 10 leaves the Solar System -- USSR shoots down a Korean 747 -- Aids identified by scientists -- Challenger disaster -- Chernobyl nuclear disaster -- Lockerbie disaster -- Tiananmen Square -- Fall of the Berlin Wall -- Start of the Gulf War -- Soviet coup fails -- Treaty of Maastricht -- Los Angeles Riot -- US & Russia agree to reduce nuclear weapons -- Israel & the PLO reach an accord for peace -- Northridge earthquake -- Nicole Brown Simpson & Ron Goldman murdered -- Oklahoma City bombing -- Yitzhak Rabin assassinated -- Dolly the sheep is cloned -- US President Clinton impeached
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 420 min.)
Isbn
9780778631132
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
628261099894
Other physical details
sd., b&w & col.
Publisher number
DJS9-50998 (DTE9 51165-1--DTE9 51165-3)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn698382289
  • (OCoLC)698382289
System details
DVD; full screen; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
100 years that shook the world : great events of the 20th century, Image Madacy Entertainment, a Morningstar Entertainment British Pathe News production ; supervising producer/writers, Jeanne Dodson, Sylvia A. Ruiz, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally aired as episodes of the BBC television series Days that shook the world in 1999
  • Release date: Feb. 8, 2011
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. (1900-1932) Boxer Rebellion -- Death of Queen Victoria -- President McKinley shot by assassin -- First transatlantic wireless message -- Boer War ends -- Ford Motor Company founded -- Wright Brothers fly -- Russo-Japanese War -- E+MC2 -- Death of Edward VII -- Wuchang Revolt -- Iceberg sinks Titanic -- Panama Canal completed -- Archduke Ferdinand assassinated, WWI begins -- First transcontinental telephone call -- Armenian genocide -- Battle of the Somme -- Czar Nicholas II abdicates Russian Revolution begins -- World War I ends -- Women win the right to vote in the US -- Birth of radio -- Irish Free State established -- Mussolini & fascists take over Italy -- Earthquake kills over 300,000 in Japan -- Vladimir Lenin dies -- Television introduced -- Lindbergh flies solo across the Atlantic -- First talking movie -- Penicillin discovered -- Black Thursday, 1929 -- Empire State Building opens -- Lindbergh baby kidnapped -- Amelia Earhart flies solo across the Atlantic
  • Disc 2. (1932-1964) FDR elected president -- Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany -- Jesse Owens dominates the Berlin Olympics -- King Edward VIII abdicates for love -- Hindenburg disaster -- Franco wins the Spanish Civil War -- First jet airplane flight -- Hitler invades Poland WWII begins -- Dunkirk evacuation -- Pearl Harbor attacked -- Battle of Midway -- V-2 Rocket -- D-day -- Discovery of the Holocaust -- Atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima -- United Nations founded -- Germany surrenders -- Gandhi assassinated -- State of Israel founded -- Mao proclaims the Peoples Republic of China -- Korean War begins -- US explodes the first H-bomb -- Death of Joseph Stalin -- Salk Polio vaccine successfully tested -- Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II -- End of Joseph McCarthy -- Suez War -- Soviets crush Hungarian Revolution -- Sputnik the space age begins -- Castro liberates Cuba -- Khrushchev visits the USA -- Berlin Wall -- Cuban Missile Crisis -- Marilyn Monroe dies -- JFK assassinated -- Beatlemania
  • Disc 3. (1967-1998) Six Day War -- TET Offensive -- Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinated -- Robert Kennedy assassinated -- America lands on the Moon -- Nixon visits China -- Munich Olympics massacre -- Yom Kippur War -- Watergate -- Fall of Saigon -- Elvis Presley dies -- First test tube baby -- Jonestown massacre -- Camp David accords -- Iran seizes 52 American hostages -- Iran frees 52 American hostages -- President Reagan shot -- Anwar El-Sadat killed by assassins -- Falkland War -- Pioneer 10 leaves the Solar System -- USSR shoots down a Korean 747 -- Aids identified by scientists -- Challenger disaster -- Chernobyl nuclear disaster -- Lockerbie disaster -- Tiananmen Square -- Fall of the Berlin Wall -- Start of the Gulf War -- Soviet coup fails -- Treaty of Maastricht -- Los Angeles Riot -- US & Russia agree to reduce nuclear weapons -- Israel & the PLO reach an accord for peace -- Northridge earthquake -- Nicole Brown Simpson & Ron Goldman murdered -- Oklahoma City bombing -- Yitzhak Rabin assassinated -- Dolly the sheep is cloned -- US President Clinton impeached
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 420 min.)
Isbn
9780778631132
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
628261099894
Other physical details
sd., b&w & col.
Publisher number
DJS9-50998 (DTE9 51165-1--DTE9 51165-3)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn698382289
  • (OCoLC)698382289
System details
DVD; full screen; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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