Peter Jennings hosts this 15 part documentary that chronicles the defining events of the 20th century. Through archive footage and hundreds of interviews the series examines 100 years of American history from the influx of immigrants in 1900 to the late 90s explosion of technology and mass communication. Written by
Did You Know?
On the first Sunday December 1941, Americans were doing what Americans did on any normal Sunday. Soon every American would know that over 2000 of their countrymen had perished in the Japanese attack on Hawaii's Pearl Harbor and that nearly half of the fleet had been destroyed
Spun-off from The Century