The Men Who Built America

  |  Buy to Own: 10/06/2013
  |  360 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


History Channel documentary that explores the growth of American business in the 19th and 20th century and the men whose ambition fuelled the construction of a nation. The names Henry Ford, John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, J.P. Morgan and Cornelius Vanderbilt have become synonymous with the rise of America as an industrial powerhouse. Adjusting for inflation, they are considered to be some of the richest men who have ever lived. The documentary explores their lives, legacy and the key role they played in shaping the growth of America.