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The Resource Confronting Communism : And the Walls Came Tumbling Down, ABC NEWS

Confronting Communism : And the Walls Came Tumbling Down, ABC NEWS

Label
Confronting Communism : And the Walls Came Tumbling Down
Title
Confronting Communism
Title remainder
And the Walls Came Tumbling Down
Statement of responsibility
ABC NEWS
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
From the rise of Lenin to the fall of the Berlin Wall, the 20th century witnessed the birth and death of the Soviet Union. This ABC News program anchored by Peter Jennings confronts the impact of Bolshevism, from the Russian Revolution to the Cold War, featuring the spread of Communism to China, the Korean War, the Berlin Airlift, McCarthyism, the Hungarian uprising, Sputnik, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam War, glasnost and perestroika, and the raising of the Iron Curtain. (62 minutes)
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Infobase
  • ABC NEWS (Firm)
Runtime
61
Series statement
Paths to Power: An Educator's Guide to The Century
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  • World history
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
Confronting Communism : And the Walls Came Tumbling Down, ABC NEWS
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by ABC NEWS, 1999
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 22, 2019
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Peace Corps and Vietnam (5:18);
  • Vietnam: America's Longest War (3:17);
  • Nixon's Detente with Russia and China (3:28);
  • Reagan and Gorbachev Disarm Nukes (6:53);
  • Democracy Prevails (4:18);
  • Bolshevism in Russia (4:24);
  • Communism Versus Democracy (5:29);
  • Cold War Confrontation in Berlin (5:10);
  • Russian Nukes, Mao, and Korean War (5:05);
  • McCarthyism, Hungary, Nuke Tests (5:50);
  • Rocket Experimentation and Sputnik (4:02);
  • Soviets: A Strong Global Presence (2:49);
  • Cuban Missile Crisis: October 1962 (4:03);
Control code
fod100010301
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 1 min., 45 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 10301
  • [10291]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100010301
  • (OCoLC)1113198024
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Confronting Communism : And the Walls Came Tumbling Down, ABC NEWS
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by ABC NEWS, 1999
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 22, 2019
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Peace Corps and Vietnam (5:18);
  • Vietnam: America's Longest War (3:17);
  • Nixon's Detente with Russia and China (3:28);
  • Reagan and Gorbachev Disarm Nukes (6:53);
  • Democracy Prevails (4:18);
  • Bolshevism in Russia (4:24);
  • Communism Versus Democracy (5:29);
  • Cold War Confrontation in Berlin (5:10);
  • Russian Nukes, Mao, and Korean War (5:05);
  • McCarthyism, Hungary, Nuke Tests (5:50);
  • Rocket Experimentation and Sputnik (4:02);
  • Soviets: A Strong Global Presence (2:49);
  • Cuban Missile Crisis: October 1962 (4:03);
Control code
fod100010301
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 1 min., 45 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 10301
  • [10291]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100010301
  • (OCoLC)1113198024
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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