American Experience: Building the Alaska Highway
- Rated UNR
- Genre: Special Interest-Politics
- Release Date: 2/8/2005
The snow, the ice, mosquitos and cold temperatures were among the brutal elements faced by thousands of American soldiers who undertook one of the most difficult construction projects ever in May of 1942. These brave men were commissioned to build the Alaska Highway—a 1,520-mile road across the frozen and rugged landscape of Canada and Alaska—and this is their story. 2005/color/60 min/NR/fullscreen.
|Title:||American Experience: Building the Alaska Highway|
|Starring:||David Ogden Stiers, Michael Murphy, Joe Morton, David McCullough, Linda Hunt|
|Run Time:||60 minutes|