Synopsis by Alice Duncan
The History of the '80s documentary series offers a look at major moments from the 1980s, including international events, politics, sports, entertainment, and developments in science and technology. Excerpts from film and television coverage are used to take viewers back in time and help to put the decade in perspective. This volume, focusing on the year 1983, features: the U.S. invasion of the Caribbean island, Grenada (in response to a leftist political takeover); Ronald Reagan's "Star Wars" speech; and more.
decade, headlines, milestone