The Century: America's Time

  • 1999
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

A chronological study of the 20th century blending clips, reminiscences and comments by historians. Hosted by Peter Jennings on the heels of a shorter, less inclusive documentary that aired on ABC, this ambitious, 15 1/2-hour series began with the quest for the American dream by immigrants in the early 1900s and concluded with the technology boom of th (more…)

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A chronological study of the 20th century blending clips, reminiscences and comments by historians. Hosted by Peter Jennings on the heels of a shorter, less inclusive documentary that aired on ABC, this ambitious, 15 1/2-hour series began with the quest for the American dream by immigrants in the early 1900s and concluded with the technology boom of the 1990s.

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