Explore the 20th Century with HIS Story of the 20th Century.
At the beginning of the 20th Century, men were still getting around on horses, excited about new inventions like the telegraph, telephone, sewing machine, and light-bulb. The Panama Canal was built. The North and South Poles were explored, and it was easier to travel than ever before. And can you believe it? The Wright brothers invented the airplane!
By the end of the 20th century, men would walk on the moon, travel at the speed of sound, use compact home computers, and enjoy the benefits of satellite communication.
Times sure changed in teh 20th century!
Come explore the 20th century with me! We will learn about:
Presidents, Prime Ministers Kings, Queens, & other leaders who Changed the World
Revolutions, Movements, Revivals, Rulings, & Laws whose Impact we Feel Today
Boxer Rebellion, Boer war, Balkan Wars, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, Cold War, Persian Gulf War
Reese Howells, Derek Prince, Corrie ten Boom, Jim & Elisabeth Eliot, Billy Graham, and others who Fulfilled the Great Commission
Explorations from the North Pole to Outer Space
Inventors, Scientists, Architects, Doctors, Explorers, & Engineers who fulfilled the Creation Mandate
How the Chaos in the Middle East Got Started
What Happened in the Balkans that Led to World War I
Why the Vietnam War was so Hard to Win
Where Communist Leaders were Trained
Inventions that Made Life Better & others that Brought Destruction
Styles/Changes in Fashion, Music, Dances, Art, Sports, Games, Toys, & Technology
World Series, World Cup, Super Bowls, NASCAR, Grand Prix
And so much more!
Each chapter starts with a fictional snapshot to give you a taste of life in that decade.
Splatter Paint to Learn about 20th Century Art
John Pollack Painting
Studying WW1? Make-Your-Own Trench Sundae
Living Books for Each Decade
The First Decade: 1900s-1910 Kim by Rudyard Kipling
Second Decade: 1910-1920 The Singing Tree by Kate Seredy
Third Decade: 1920-1930 Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank Gilbreath, Jr. and Ernestine Gilbreath Carey
Fourth Decade: 1930-1940 Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Fifth Decade: 1940-1950 Vienna Prelude by Bodie & Brock Thoene or The Winged Watchman by Hilda van Stockum
Sixth Decade: 1950-1960 The Cross and The Switchblade by David Wilkerson and John & Elizabeth Sherrill
Seventh Decade: 1960-1970 Peace Child by Don RIchardson
Eighth Decade: 1970-1980 Born Again by Charles Colson
Ninth Decade: 1980-1990 No Compromise: The Life Story of Keith Green by Melody Green
Tenth Decade: 1990-2000 41: A Portrait of my Father by George W. Bush
Where to Purchase Book
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Series: HIS Story of the 20th Century
Author: Meredith Curtis
Publisher: Powerline Productions
Paperback: 572 pages (E-book 572 pages)
Age/Grade: High School, Middle School, Adults