Synopsis by Sally Barber
In this nine-volume series, ABC News presents a comprehensive look at the significant people, places, and events defining the nation between 1900 and 1979. This informative and entertaining series presents a collection of historical footage depicting both the cultural and political forces of the period. History of the 20th Century, Vol. 2: 1910 - 1919 recounts Theodore Roosevelt's second presidential candidacy, the sinking of the luxury liner Lusitania, the birth of Hollywood, the work of silent film comedian Charlie Chaplin, America's involvement in World War I, and more. The collection vividly recaptures the tumult and incredible changes occurring throughout the era.
century, decade, headlines, milestone