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The Resource The world at war, Volume 4, Thames Television, (videorecording)

The world at war, Volume 4, Thames Television, (videorecording)

Label
The world at war, Volume 4
Title
The world at war
Title number
Volume 4
Statement of responsibility
Thames Television
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • An historical collection of the words and film footage of World War II featuring interviews with statesmen and military leaders of the time
  • Whirlwind, bombing Germany September 1939-April 1944: Fueled by revenge, the British show their mettle, and with the help of American forces retake the skies, and bomb Germany into submission
  • Tough old gut, Italy November 1942-June 1944: Eleven months after Pearl Harbor, Churchill convinces the American forces to join the Allies in taking Italy. After an initial setback in North Africa, the German war machine begins losing its air of invincibility
  • It's a lovely day tomorrow, Burma 1942-1944: After an initial retreat in the jungle environs of Burma, Louis Mountbatten's arrival in 1943 boasts morale and leads to the first major Japanese defeat at Arakan
  • Home fires, Britain 1940-1944: A nation under duress finds its strength in unity, while Germany's defeat in the Battle of Britain sends their bombing raids into the countryside
Member of
Cataloging source
MVP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
World at war (Television program)
Credits note
Series producer, Jeremy Isaacs ; chief historical adviser, Noble Frankland ; music, Carl Davis
Dewey number
940.54
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrated by Laurence Olivier
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1989
  • 1932-
  • 1922-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Isaacs, Jeremy
  • Frankland, Noble
  • Thames Television, ltd
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • New Video Group
Runtime
209
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The world at war, Volume 4, Thames Television, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 1973-1974 television production
  • Volume four of an eleven volume set
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • written by John Williams
  • Home fires: Britain 1940-1944
  • produced by Phillip Whitehead;
  • written by Angus Calder
  • Whirlwind: bombing Germany September 1939-April 1944
  • produced & directed by Ted Childs ;
  • written by Charles Douglas Home
  • Tough old gut: Italy November 1942-June 1944
  • produced by Ben Shephard ;
  • written by David Wheeler
  • It's a lovely day tomorrow: Burma 1942-1944
  • produced & directed by John Pett ;
Control code
ocm57031423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 209 min.)
Isbn
9780767065795
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961713787
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
DVD 18942 AAE-71378
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57031423
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The world at war, Volume 4, Thames Television, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 1973-1974 television production
  • Volume four of an eleven volume set
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • written by John Williams
  • Home fires: Britain 1940-1944
  • produced by Phillip Whitehead;
  • written by Angus Calder
  • Whirlwind: bombing Germany September 1939-April 1944
  • produced & directed by Ted Childs ;
  • written by Charles Douglas Home
  • Tough old gut: Italy November 1942-June 1944
  • produced by Ben Shephard ;
  • written by David Wheeler
  • It's a lovely day tomorrow: Burma 1942-1944
  • produced & directed by John Pett ;
Control code
ocm57031423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 209 min.)
Isbn
9780767065795
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961713787
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
DVD 18942 AAE-71378
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57031423
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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