Part of the series "100 Years, 100 Events." Covers events of the second decade of the 20th century in the following chapters: The Race to the South Pole: Amundsen Makes It and Scott Dies (1911), The Maiden Voyage of the Titanic (1912), The German Kaiser (1913), The Assassination: Sarajevo and the Beginning of World War I (1914), WWI–The Great War: The Battle of Verdun (1916), The Russian October Revolution (1917), The Revolution in Germany: Scheidemann Proclaims the German Republic (1918), and The Contract: The Treaty of Versailles (1919). NOTE: Contains graphic depictions of historical violence, images, and some nudity. Members strongly encouraged to preview.
Good overview of the times prior to and just after WWI. Students were interested and liked seeing the actual footage of the time period.