Synopsis by Kathleen Wildasin
The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century: War Without End is the final volume in the eight-part educational and historical documentary series from PBS. This 60-minute episode focuses on the political and social aftermath of WWI, including a discussion of the conditions in Germany that ultimately led to the rise of Adolf Hitler. Period literature and art are featured, and post-WWI cultural movements are described. A Deluxe Teaching Edition of the documentary series that includes a comprehensive teacher's guide, resource package, and printed index is available.
world-war, battle [war], warfare, political-upheaval, social-change, retrospective