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World history. Contemporary history

Author: Discovery Channel School.; Discovery Communications, Inc.; Discovery Channel Education.
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Discovery Communications : Distributed by Discovery Channel Education, 2004.
Series: Discovery education., Social studies.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers all of the historical periods in world history.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Discovery Channel School.; Discovery Communications, Inc.; Discovery Channel Education.
ISBN: 1587389851 9781587389856
OCLC Number: 60362924
Target Audience: Grades 6-12.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 73 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide.
Details: DVD.
Contents: The rise of Russian nationalism --
The effects of World War I --
The fall of the Russian monarchy --
The legacy of Apartheid --
Migration from the Dust Bowl --
Normandy --
America's first astronauts --
Overcoming the Berlin Wall --
Korea at war: North vs. South --
When the Taliban ruled Afghanistan --
The end of Apartheid --
Cuban missile crisis --
Russia's first woman in space --
Nuclear catastrophe at Chernobyl --
Rebuilding Kosovo --
Russia today.
Series Title: Discovery education., Social studies.
Other Titles: Contemporary history
Responsibility: Discovery Channel School.

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Covers all of the historical periods in world history.

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