||War in Europe
||America in the 20th Century
America in the 20th century. ^A1099171
||The Roots of War (4:08) -- World War I Erupts (2:10) -- World War I Warfare and Weapons (4:02) -- The United States Enters World War I (4:03) -- America Mobilizes for War (3:13) -- Selling Americans on War (1:52) -- Convoys Across the Atlantic (1:23) -- American Troops Help End World War I (2:54) -- Video Quiz (1:59)
||This program illustrates the events of World War I as it was waged in the conflict's primary theater of operations, Europe. Topics include the root causes of the war and the military alliances that ignited it; the introduction of modern weaponry such as machine guns, poison gas, fighter planes, and U-boats; America's decisive involvement, including the participation of women and African-Americans; U.S. economic policies; and public support for the war effort. Correlates to standards from the National Council for the Social Studies.
|General note||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Nov. 11, 2006.|
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|Interest grade level
||9 & up.
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: Agency for Instructional Technology, 2006 9781421357713|
|Publisher number||36213s Films Media Group|
|Publisher number||36216 Films Media Group|