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CBS Video Library

Overview
Works: 124 works in 173 publications in 1 language and 2,046 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Personal narratives‡vJapanese  Television mini-series  War films  Documentary television programs  Military history  Interviews 
Roles: Publisher, Originator
Classifications: D521, 959.7043
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Most widely held works by CBS Video Library
World War I ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of World War I utilizing contemporary film footage
World War II with Walter Cronkite ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrator Walter Cronkite introduces segments of actual footage from World War II which have been edited together with a music, sound effects and voice-over track
Air war over Europe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mighty B-17 Flying Fortress dealt a devastating blow to Hitler's industrial strength with daring daylight raids deep into the heart of Germany. The main industrial centers bombed were Ploesti, Schweinfurt, and Hamburg. Also discussed are the men involved in the development of the German V-Series guided missile including Werner von Braun and Albert Speer
The Pacific: War begins ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter Cronkite guides you through the events and battles that set the Pacific ablaze!
The Seeds of war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America declares war on Japan. Episodes included are "War in China", "Crisis at Munich", and "FDR: Third Term to Pearl Harbor
The Pacific campaign ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An incisive look at the role the warplane played in the war against Japan--aircraft that forever changed the tactics of conventional warfare. These winged warriors dealt a severe blow to the Japanese in some of the most famous battles of World War II ... Midway, Saipan and Truk. Also is the strategic battle for Iwo Jima ... nearly 7,000 Marines died to capture this desolate 8-square-mile island. But serving as an emergency base for our crippled bombers, it ultimately saved as many as 25,000 American lives by war's end
The Scandinavian and Soviet fronts ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter Cronkite guides you through the events and battles that led to the invasion of Norway, the Russo-Finnish War, the Nazi blitz on Moscow and the daring resistance movement during Denmark's occupation
The War against Japan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter Cronkite guides us through the building of the Burma Road, the fighting at Tarawa where the entire U.S. 5th Fleet engaged the Japanese forces on the most heavily defended island in the Pacific theater, to Okinawa--the strategic stepping stone to the Japanese mainland, and you will witness the single most devastating blow of the War --the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima
Battleground, Italy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter Cronkite recalls the events and battles that chronicle the rise and fall of Axis Italy. Here is unforgettable footage of the Italian conflict as it happened. The true-life drama of fighting as it occurred on the beaches ... in the trenches ... and in hand-to-hand, village-to-village combat
I love Lucy Lucy's troubles managing money ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows Lucy and her friend Ethel in unsuccessful attempts to earn or save money for their families
Home Front and victory ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over here -- Victory in Europe -- Defeat of Japan -- Trial at Nuremberg
The Eastern front ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience history in the making beginning with the grueling 880-day siege of Leningrad. Travel to the icy Arctic Sea for the suicide run to Murmansk, a desperate Allied attempt to run supplies into Russia's northernmost port city. The Battle of Stalingrad is considered the greatest conflict of World War II and you will view some of the fiercest hand-to-hand combat in history. This video concludes with the tragic events in Poland, 1944
The Vietnam War with Walter Cronkite ( Visual )
in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentaries concerning various aspects of the Vietnam War
Twilight Zone ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I love Lucy The Ricardos are having a baby ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There were millions of expectant parents in 1953, but there was only one baby, little Ricky
Europe: Wars within a war ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get the Graf Spee -- Siege at Malta -- Czechoslovakia: From Munich to Moscow -- Zero hour to Greece -- Army of the damned
The Pacific perimeter The war against Japan ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces segments of actuality footage from World War II which have been edited together with a music, sound effects and voice-over track to illustrate the following stories: the war in New Guinea, the war in the Aleutians, the role of the United States aircraft carrier the Enterprise in the Pacific, and the United States treatment of its Nisei population during the war. Themes include the problems of fighting soldiers (Japanese) who are taught to fight to the death, the role of weather in the conduct of battle, the internment of the Nisei population in the West, and racial prejudice against Orientals
I love Lucy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucy finds all kinds of trouble as she tries to get on camera
I love Lucy Europe here we come ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's a sea of trouble for landlubber Lucy when she almost misses the boat to Europe
I love Lucy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ricardos and the Mertzes give new meaning to the word friendship in these programs about the ups and downs and misunderstandings among friends
 
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English (59)