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The Resource World War II : the war chronicles, History, (DVD)

World War II : the war chronicles, History, (DVD)

Label
World War II : the war chronicles
Title
World War II
Title remainder
the war chronicles
Statement of responsibility
History
Title variation
  • War chronicles
  • World War two
  • World War 2
Title variation remainder
  • the war chronicles
  • the war chronicles
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
World War II encompassed some of America's greatest triumphs and most bitter defeats. This comprehensive and intimate survey of this epic war features the greatest World War II documentaries, each packed with original archival footage, interviews with military experts and historians, and gripping reenactments from the War in Europe to the war in the Pacific
Cataloging source
FN4
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
940.54
LC call number
D743.22
LC item number
.W37 2011e
PerformerNote
Narrated by Jack Perkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Horan, Don
  • History (Television network)
  • Biography Channel (Firm)
  • Lou Reda Productions
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • New Video Group
Runtime
385
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Anzio, Battle of, Anzio, Italy, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Peleliu, Battle of, Palau, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Documentary television programs
  • Military television programs
  • Biographical television programs
  • Historical television programs
  • DVD videodisc
Technique
live action
Label
World War II : the war chronicles, History, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
All programs either broadcast on the History or Biography Channels
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1: The greatest conflict / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- North Africa ... the desert war / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The beachhead at Anzio / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- D-Day ... the Normandy invasion / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan
  • Disc 2: Pursuit to the Rhine / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The bomber offensive: air war in Europe / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The Battle of the Bulge / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The Battle of Germany / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan
  • Disc 3: Island hopping: the road back / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Jungle warfare: New Guinea to Burma / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Air war in the Pacific / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The blood ridges of Peleliu / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan
  • Disc 4: The return to the Phillipines / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Okinawa ... the last battle / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Bonus documentary: Admiral William "Bull" Halsey: naval warrior
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (6 hr., 25 min.)
Isbn
9781422931332
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961245561
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w;
Publisher number
AAAE245560
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky238450144
  • 814288
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
World War II : the war chronicles, History, (DVD)
Publication
Note
All programs either broadcast on the History or Biography Channels
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1: The greatest conflict / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- North Africa ... the desert war / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The beachhead at Anzio / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- D-Day ... the Normandy invasion / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan
  • Disc 2: Pursuit to the Rhine / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The bomber offensive: air war in Europe / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The Battle of the Bulge / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The Battle of Germany / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan
  • Disc 3: Island hopping: the road back / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Jungle warfare: New Guinea to Burma / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Air war in the Pacific / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- The blood ridges of Peleliu / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan
  • Disc 4: The return to the Phillipines / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Okinawa ... the last battle / produced by Lou Reda Productions ; producer, Mort Zimmerman ; writer/director, Don Horan -- Bonus documentary: Admiral William "Bull" Halsey: naval warrior
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (6 hr., 25 min.)
Isbn
9781422931332
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961245561
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w;
Publisher number
AAAE245560
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky238450144
  • 814288
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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