Lou Reda Productions
Most widely held works by Lou Reda Productions
WW II in HD ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
The only people to see the war like this were the ones who lived it. Until now. Seventy years in the making. Three thousand hours of color footage few knew existed. The first documentary to show original color footage of World War II in immersive HD, the world premiere History series WWII in HD uses the journals and accounts of those who served in the war's biggest battles to create a personal, introspective and detailed look at life on and off the front lines. Follow 12 unforgettable Americans and experience the war through their eyes, in their own words, as it really looked and sounded. WWII IN HD transforms their stirring journey into a tangible piece of history. Culled from rare color film found in a two-year worldwide search and converted to HD with meticulous technique, WWII in HD provides a picture of World War II as it has never been seen before.
Nuremberg tyranny on trial ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
The Nuremberg Trials revealed the full scope of Nazi Germany's atrocities and ended in the execution of many of the top Nazi leaders. Follow the historic trials from accusations through executions.
The Korean War fire & ice ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Explores the origins, conduct, military strategies and political implications of this pivotal Cold War struggle. Presents rare archival film footage, combined with interviews of American veterans of the Korean War.
Patton a genius for war ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of World War II general George S. Patton.
World War II the war in Europe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Combines graphic combat footage and expert commentary to present a view of the battles and strategy, the men and machines, and the horror and heroism of the war in Europe.
Norman Rockwell ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
A portrait of the artist and illustrator whose vision captured the soul of America's heartland.
World War II the war in the Pacific ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Combines graphic combat footage and expert commentary to present a view of the battles and strategy, the men and machines, and the horror and heroism of the war in the Pacific.
The battle history of the United States military ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Plunge headlong into the great battles and meet the heroes that have shaped the armed forces. With a combination of government documents, combat footage and extensive interviews, this set tells the story of all five branches of the military.
Douglas MacArthur return of a legend ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
General Douglas MacArthur was one of America's greatest and most complex commanders, a warrior so tough and determined that he helped win World War II with one simple promise: I shall return.
D-Days in the Pacific the path to victory from Guadalcanal to Okinawa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Though most people associate D-Day with the massive invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944, few are aware that 'D-Day' is actually military code for any amphibious operation. Take a look at dozens of the more than one hundred D-Days waged in the Pacific. The ultimate guide to the epic campaign orchestrated by American forces in the Pacific, this two volume set includes seven documentary features.
World War I the Great War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Experience the world-changing events from the birth of what became known as the Great War to the tragic, final day where over 13,000 men died. Between 1914 and 1918, the war was responsible for over 40 million casualties and over 20 million deaths. Join the brave servicemen of land, sea, and air as they valiantly fought alongside their Allied brothers.
The Spanish American War birth of a super power ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the Spanish-American War of 1898, the four-month long conflict in which the U.S. gained control of Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Philippines from Spain.
Dow and Jones wizards of Wall Street ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Biography tells the story of how financial writers Dow and Jones came together to formulate the Dow Jones Industrial Average and to start a company which published the Wall Street Journal.
World War II the Pacific ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Eyewitness accounts taken from the soundtracks of documentary films produced by Lou Reda Productions in the WWII battle classics series. The first section chronicles the unseen story of the violent decade of miscalculation that brought the U.S. and Japan into confrontation. The second tells the story of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, and those who tried to defend it. The third tells the previously untold story, in gruesome detail, of the savage treatment of Americans held by the Japanese as P.O.W.s. The last tells of the unknown combat journalists sent to communicate to Americans the vital importance of defeating the Japanese war machine. It also reveals the heroes of Iwo Jima who not only planted the flag, but also the countless, nameless others who fought and died to make that unforgettable moment possible.
The History Channel ultimate collections. World War II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
World War II encompassed some of America's greatest triumphs and most bitter defeats. This is a comprehensive and intimate survey of this epic war. Featuring nearly 30 of its greatest World War II documentaries, each packed with original archival footage, interviews with military experts and historians, and gripping reenactments.
Admiral Chester Nimitz thunder of the Pacific ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
The life of Chester Nimitz, Fleet Admiral and leader of the campaign in the Central Pacific during World War II, is presented.
The day the towers fell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Contains first hand accounts of the events of September 11 and the days that followed, told by the amateur photographers that share their personal photos. Includes an interview of Professor Angus Gillespie by Harry Smith.
The battle history of the United States Air Force ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
From barely getting off the ground to the super technology of today's cutting edge aircraft, the battle history of the United States Air Force is an adrenaline-packed history of one of the most vital branches of the American military.
The battle history of the United States Navy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Beginning with a band of privateers under the command of John Paul Jones, the U.S. Navy evolved into the world's greatest sea power in the modern era. Combines harrowing combat footage and commentary from historians and veterans.
Unsung heroes of Pearl Harbor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
When American forces at Pearl Harbor were caught by surprise on the morning of December 7, 1941, nearly every soldier, sailor, and marine at the doomed base rallied to resist the attack. By visiting the sites where they made their desperate last stands and reliving every aspect of the onslaught by the Imperial Japanese Navy, viewers can pay homage to the U.S. servicemen whose courage, valor, and sacrifice have long been overshadowed by the devastating defeat.
Africa, North Air warfare Anzio Beachhead (1944) Ardennes, Battle of the (1944-1945) Battles Biographical films Biographical television programs Biography Chemical weapons Documentary films Documentary films Documentary television programs Documentary television programs Europe France--Normandy Generals Germany Germany--Nuremberg Halsey, William Frederick,--1882-1959 Hawaii Historical television programs History Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Japan Japan--Okinawa Island Korean War (1950-1953) MacArthur, Douglas,--1880-1964 Military campaigns Military history Nimitz, Chester W.--1885-1966 Nonfiction television programs Nuremberg War Crime Trials (Germany : 1946-1949) Pacific Area Pacific Ocean Patton, George S.--1885-1945 Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941) Personal narratives--American Philippines Television programs United States United States.--Air Force United States.--Army United States.--Coast Guard United States.--Marine Corps United States.--Navy War--Causes War crime trials War television programs World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945)