Title: Seven Days In August
Overall Rating: C
Source: Time/Warner New Media
Playing Time: 2-3 hour
Date: 9/15/98
Cost: $ 79.95  http://chnm.gmu.edu/chnm/cdrom/ushist.html
Number of Players: one or the entire class to watch
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: computer
Subject Area: US History
Objectives: to teach about the cold war
Brief Description: Seven Days in August is an interactive chronicle of the Berlin Wall Crisis of 1961.  The Program is presented in Eight segments, with nearly three hours of photo montage, music and narration.
Entry Capabilities Required: Knowledge of the situation.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: the accuracy of the facts stated in the documentary.
Weak Points: The content is dry, it won't hold the attention of students very long.
Reviewer: Jay Patnode
Position: Student
Date: 9/17/98
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.