Title: Desert Storm: The War in the Persian Gulf.
Overall Rating:A
Source: Time Warner Interactive Group
Playing Time: n/a , this is not a game.
Date: 1991
Cost: $39.99; The price could not be found on any site.  I found the price in the booklet enclosed with the software. (see e-mail).
Number of Players:only one person can facilitate the mouse, however there is the opportunity for other individuals to watch the screen to learn from what the user is doing.
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: CD-ROM
Subject Area: Social Studies; history
Objectives: To understand the events leading up to, during, and after the Persian Gulf conflict in 1991.  Also, to be able to be empathetic to others involved in the war points of view.
Brief Description: The software includes correspondent reports, first hand accounts, photographs, graphs, maps, charts, audio, and actual military documents .
Entry Capabilities Required: Mouse and reading skills.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: Its graphic and technological qualities.  Also the relevance to students especially because the war in the Persian Gulf was so recent as opposed to the Revolutionary War the occurred over 200 years ago.
Weak Points: None
Reviewer: Gabrielle M. Rainville
Position: Student
Date: September 23, 1998
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.