Synopsis by Sarah Sloboda
Archival footage narrated by Gary Tarpinian recounts the historical, political, technological, and social vicissitudes that pervaded the 20th century, focusing on events of a worldwide scale, and demonstrating transitions of cultural significance. Encyclopedia of the 20th Century: Days That Shook the World, Vol. 5 covers the period from 1980-1999, including events like the Challenger explosion, discovering the AIDS virus, the fall of the Berlin Wall, Desert Storm, and the riots in Los Angeles.
events, history, news