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The Cars that Made America : Part 2 / A&E Networks.

Infobase, (film distributor.). A&E Networks (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 24 min., 29 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : A&E Networks, [2017]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 28, 2018.
Originally released by A&E Networks, 2017.
Formatted Contents Note:
Leadership at GM and Ford (13:22); Modern General Motors (9:07); Automotive Innovation (8:30); Ford Model A (10:18); Stock Market Crash (6:02); Ford Massacre (7:06); Designing Fuel Efficient Cars (6:26); Changes for Auto Workers (6:38); Battle of the Overpass (5:06); Automakers During WWII (8:55); Credits: The Cars that Made America (0:38);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Terms of use -
Summary, etc.:
In just two short decades, the car has begun to transform America. The country is in the process of being paved, and from coast to coast cities and towns are changing to suit the automobile.
Target Audience Note:
9 - 12, Academic/AP
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: FOD playback pltform.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Access may be limited to affiliated libraries.
Access requires VIU IP addresses and is restricted to VIU students, faculty and staff.
Language Note:
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: World War, 1914-1918.
Depressions > 1929.
Nineteen twenties.
Genre/Form: Internet videos.
Streaming videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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