America Becomes a World Power

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America Becomes a World Power

2006

The United States was a devastated union at the close of the Civil War. But within forty years the nation would rise from the ashes to become a unified world power. From controversial expansionism, through war in the Caribbean...

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Director
Richard Hawksworth
Features
Harlan Hogan

In This Series

Expansionism
Expansionism
Opening Japan
Opening Japan
Purchasing Alaska
Purchasing Alaska
Annexing Hawaii
Annexing Hawaii
Spanish - American War
Spanish - American War
Open Door Policy
Open Door Policy
Foreign Policy
Foreign Policy