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World War I : war in Europe / Agency for Instructional Technology.

Other author/creatorAgency for Instructional Technology.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2003.
Description1 streaming video file (29 min.) : sd., col., digital file + instructional materials (online)
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title War in Europe
Series America in the 20th Century
America in the 20th century. ^A1099171
Contents 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)
Abstract 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 noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Nov. 11, 2006.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Agency for Instructional Technology, 2006 9781421357713
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number36213s Films Media Group
Publisher number36216 Films Media Group

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