PBS American Experience - The Race Underground (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1765 Kbps | 53mn 25s | 738 MB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Technology
In the late 19th century, as America's teeming cities grew increasingly congested, the time had come to replace the nostalgic horse-drawn trolleys with a faster, cleaner, safer, and more efficient form of transportation. Ultimately, it was Boston – a city of so many firsts – that overcame a litany of engineering challenges, the greed-driven interests of businessmen, and the great fears of its citizenry to construct America's first subway.