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We interrupt this broadcast : the events that stopped our lives-- from the Hindenburg explosion to the Virginia Tech shooting

Author: Joe Garner; Bill Kurtis
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks MediaFusion, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 10th anniversary ed
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Recounts the details of forty-six significant events of the twentieth century, each with photographs from the scene; and features three compact discs that contain over two hours of audio from the events as they were broadcast live.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Garner; Bill Kurtis
ISBN: 9781402213199 1402213190
OCLC Number: 209793043
Notes: Includes compact discs.
Performer(s): Narrated by Bill Kurtis.
Description: xiv, 194 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 3 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Introduction --
The Hindenburg Explodes --
Pearl Harbor Under Attack --
D-Day: The Normandy Invasion --
President Roosevelt Dies --
V-E Day: War in Europe Ends --
Atomic Bomb Destroys Hiroshima --
Japan Surrenders: WWII Ends --
Truman Defeats Dewey --
General MacArthur Fired --
Sputnik Launched by Soviets --
John Glenn Orbits Earth --
Marilyn Monroe Dies --
Cuban Missile Crisis: Nuclear War Threatened --
President Kennedy Assassinated --
Japan Surrenders: WWII Ends --
Truman Defeats Dewey --
Lee Harvey Oswald Assassinated --
President Johnson Declines Reelection Bid --
Martin Luther King Jr. Assassinated --
Robert Kennedy Assassinated --
Apollo 11: Man Walks on Moon --
Apollo 13: Astronauts Escape Disaster --
Kent State Massacre --
Munich Olympics Tragedy --
Nixon Resigns --
Saigon Falls --
Elvis Dies --
Iran Hostage Crisis --
John Lennon Assassinated --
President Reagan Shot --
The Challenger Explodes --
Berlin Wall Crumbles --
Operation Desert Storm Begins --
Rodney King Verdict Incites Riots --
Waco Standoff Ends in Disaster --
O.J. Simpson Saga --
Oklahoma City Bombing --
Flight 800 Explodes Over Atlantic --
Atlanta Olympics Bombing --
Princess Diana Dies --
The Impeachment of President Clinton --
Tragedy at Columbine High School --
John F. Kennedy Jr. Dies --
The 2000 Election --
America Under Attack --
Operation Iraqi Freedom Begins --
Hurricane Katrina Floods New Orleans --
The Virginia Tech Massacre. "Presents the history-defining moments of our times, including three audio CDs with the legendary and actual broadcasts of each event" --
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Responsibility: Joe Garner ; [foreword by Walter Cronkite ; afterword by Brian Williams ; narrated by Bill Kurtis].

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Recounts the details of forty-six significant events of the twentieth century, each with photographs from the scene; and features three compact discs that contain over two hours of audio from the events as they were broadcast live.

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