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New York

The Power And The People - 1898-1918
Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 July 22, 2011

Follows New York into a new century, examining the interplay of capitalism, democracy and transformation in the wake of an extraordinary wave of immigration. During a single generation, over 10 million immigrants arrived in New York. The city itself became an even more dramatic lure with the construction of the first subways and skyscrapers.

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