1964

DVD (widescreen)

$24.99

   Order Code: PBS481DV    ISBN : 9781608830411
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Revisiting a pivotal year in American history, this revealing program re-creates the political and cultural landscape of a nation reeling from the assassination of its president and torn between traditional values and progressive ideals.

Archival footage combines with expert commentary and photographs to illuminate the actions of Americans whose frustrations, ambitions, and anxieties began to steer the country onto a different course. Among the events, movements, and players discussed: Barry Goldwater, the Beatles, Betty Friedan, the murder of civil rights workers in Mississippi, the Berkeley student protests, and Muhammad Ali.

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Copyright

2014

Publisher

PBS

Grade

9 and up

Color

Black-and-white and color

Run Time

Approximately 120 minutes

ISBN

9781608830411