The Ultimate Chronicle of an Incredible Century!Product InformationFrom the Wright Brothersâ€™ first flight to the Apollo moon landingâ€¦fromthe fall of the czar to the fall of the Berlin Wallâ€¦from votes for women tothe struggle against apartheidâ€¦20th Century Day by Day brings the entire scopeof this amazing era to your puter! Find out about the events that shook theworld - and the people that made them happen.Experience All 36525 Days of the Most Incredible Century!Includes Over 2 million words of text Over 6000 news stories 3000 photographs Over 100 biographies 90 archival sound chips 70 videosProduct FeaturesThorough Reporting of Important Events!From the First World War to the war in Kosovo events that shaped the modernworld are covered in detail plete with overview videos animated maps anddetailed news stories.Bring History to Life!Relive events with over 150 archival video and audio clips.Put History in Perspective!The scrolling timeline lets you see how different events relate to each other!Witness Every Day of the Century!Find out what happened the day you were born or any other day.Â Windows Requirements Windows 98 Me XP 75 MHz Pentium or faster processor 32 MB of RAM 30 MB free hard disk space 640x480 monitor 256 colors 8-bit sound card and speakers 4X CD-ROM drive MouseÂ
This interactive documentary integrates extensive archival footage, original documents and artifacts, glorious photographs, poignant remembrances of people who passed through Ellis Island, and interactive video vignettes that allow users to experience first-hand the trials and triumphs of immigration. The only production of its kind ever authorized by the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, The Ellis Island Experience captures the drama of the greatest migration in human history.
Manufacturer: Topics Entertainment
Brand: Topics Entertainment
The Complete WWII Collection, Express Edition contains three individual titles that were selected for their high-quality content and ease of use. The first title, Warbirds, is a complete drawing program that includes drawing and editing tools, scalable typefaces, a special collection of famous aircraft, and more than 1,000 general-purpose clip-art images and special effects. A drag-and-drop clip-art viewer allows you to select images from dozens of libraries and drop them in the drawing area. The sound effects database includes clips of flybys, special effects, air raid sirens, machine guns, explosions, and antiaircraft fire.If it's facts you're after, delve into the History of World War II. This title includes a narrated chronology that covers the major battles of the war. Each entry includes a dramatic photograph of the events, and many have original film footage and related items. Also featured in this program is a section on the causes of the war chronicling the major events in Europe and Asia that led to global conflict. Finally, test your knowledge with WWII Shootout, an interactive trivia game on the greatest conflict in history. More than 500 questions on WWII are contained on this CD-ROM, and cover everything from the war in Europe to the great battles in the Pacific.
Tutankhamun (King Tut) Interactive Egypt Educational Entertainment Cd-rom
Manufacturer: MDA Communications
The Tutankhamun - Interactive Egypt Educational Entertainment CD Rom was released in conjunction with the highly anticipated Tutankhamun - King Tut- Exhibition currently touring the USA. King Tut, Ancient Egyptian History & Culture, Mummification, Hieroglyphs and The Egyptian Arts are several of the topics addressed on this educational Cd Rom. There are also 5 interactive games in which your new found knowledge can be utilized. The Tutankhamun - Interactive Egypt Cd Rom is appropriate for children and adults alike with either a passing or passionate interest in King Tut and Ancient Egyptian History & Culture.