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America the Story of Us: Superpower

43 minutes 57 seconds

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America becomes a global superpower, and technology fuels a boom in the economy and the population. American pioneers conquer new frontiers, from the jet age to the space age, and run headlong into a new threat: Communism. As shown on the History Channel. Part of the “America the Story of Us” series.

Media Details

Runtime: 43 minutes 57 seconds

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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Season 1 / Ep 5
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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43 minutes 53 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Season 1 / Ep 7
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Season 1 / Ep 8
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Season 1 / Ep 10
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Grade Level: 9 - 12

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    Kym Z. (Bethlehem, PA)
    April 3rd, 2019 at 10:00 AM

    Excellent Documentary...nice way to review American History.

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    Tabatha C. (Ripley, WV)
    June 20th, 2018 at 05:26 PM

    The Story of US series is an excellent way to give students a overview of the time period in a short amount of time.

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    U'Vonna W. (Chattanooga, OK)
    January 14th, 2015 at 09:13 AM

    Modern up to date as well as clear to the content of my classes!!