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The History of the Twentieth Century

A chronicle of the history of the twentieth century, including art, music, popular culture, science, religion, and, of course, politics and war.
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Oct 29, 2017

The murder of Francisco Madero and the iron-fisted rule of Victoriano Huerta that followed might seem like the end of constitutional democracy in Mexico, but in fact the revolutionaries like the ones who had overthrown Díaz took up arms once again, and the US military occupied the Mexican port city of Veracruz.

2 Comments
  • over a year ago
    Mark
    You will find playlists for each episode at the website, historyofthetwentiethcentury.com, including links to the source. Much of the music I use is free and downloadable.
  • over a year ago
    Godfree Roberts
    Great series! Many thanks!

    Do you publish a playlist of your music selections? I found the Mexican guitar duet charming..
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