WorldCat Identities

Clish, Stanley

Overview
Works: 97 works in 147 publications in 2 languages and 211 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history 
Classifications: D768.15, 940.5371
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stanley Clish
Canada at war ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Le Canada en guerre ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cette série de 13 films historiques en quatre volumes relatent l'effort de guerre du Canada dans le cadre de la stratégie globale des Alliés. Cette édition de collection relate l'histoire complète du rôle qu'a joué le Canada pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale
The Norman summer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
June - September 1944. D-Day, June 6th, 1944. In the early morning hours, infantry carriers, including 110 ships of the Royal Canadian Navy, cross a seething, pitching sea to the coast of France while Allied air forces pound enemy positions from the air. Cherbourgh, Caen, Carpiquet, Falaise, Paris are liberated. Canadians return, this time victorious, to the beaches of Dieppe
Canada at war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 6 of a 13 part series. The inherent strength of the Allies begins to be felt. Canadian munitions factories operate at peak capacity. US Marines land on Guadalcanal and the Solomons. Montgomery's 8th Army strikes Rommel at Alamein ; the RCAF joins in air strikes against Germany
Canada at war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Canada at war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 5 of a 13 part series. A time of defeat and disaster. Hitler is at the apex of his power. A Canadian division probes at Dieppe and suffers heavy losses. Canadian factories take over production of the fabled Lancaster night bomber; Canadian bush pilots ferry the big planes across the Atlantic. German U-boats penetrate the Gulf of St. Lawrence
Canada at war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Canada at war ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 12 of a 13 part series. Hitler said "Whoever lights the torch of war in Europe can wish for nothing but chaos". By 1945 Germany is beaten. V-day celebrations verge on the hysterical, but occupying armies uncover the staggering atrocities of Bergen-Belsen, Auschwitz, and Buchenwald. Franklin D. Roosevelt dies. The world's first atomic bomb is dropped on Japan
Canada at war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
V was for victory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"April - August 1945. Hitler had said: 'Whoever lights the torch of war in Europe can wish for nothing but chaos.' By 1945 Germany is beaten. V-Day celebrations verge on the hysterical, but occupying armies uncover the staggering atrocities of Belsen, Auschwitz, and Buchenwald. Franklin D. Roosevelt dies. The world's first atomic bomb is dropped on Japan."--NFB video and film catalogue
Turn of the tide ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"October 1942 - July 1943. The inherent strength of the Allies begins to be felt. Canadian munitions factories operate at peak capacity. U.S. Marines land on Guadalcanal and the Solomons. Montgomery's 8th Army strikes Rommel at Alamein ; the R.C.A.F. joins in air strikes against Germany."--NFB video and film catalogue
Road to Ortona ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canadian 1st Division, flanked by British and American troops, pushes into Italy where the Italians surrender but the Germans continue resistance. Ortona, a 15th-century town, is finally taken by the Canadians after fierce and costly street fighting
Canada at war ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 13 of a 13 part series. Japan surrenders. World War II is over, but the scars are deep. Canadian prisoners are released from Japanese war camps. In Canada, as elsewhere, the monumental task of rehabilitation begins. In Ottawa, the Gouzenko case shocks the nation. The trials of Nurenberg begin. The United Nations is formed. Canada, now a much stronger independent nation, enters the Cold War
Canada at war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Canada at war ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With devastating speed Germany takes Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg. In Paris, Hitler stands master of all he surveys. On June 10, Mussolini declares war. The British withdraw from Dunkirk. Mackenzie King feels the Canadian pulse on the conscription issue. England is strafed by the Luftwaffe and Britons accept Churchill's challenge of "blood, sweat and tears."
Blitzkrieg ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"April - November 1940. With devastating speed Germany takes Holland, Belgium, and Luxembourg. Italy declares war. The British withdraw from Dunkirk. Mackenzie King feels the Canadian pulse on conscription. England is strated by the Luftwaffe, and Britons accept Churchill's challenge of 'blood, sweat and tears'."--NFB video and film catalogue
Canada at war ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 7 of a 13 part series. The objective at last -- Fortress Europe. The Canadian 1st Division, flanked by the British and the Americans, pushes into Italy. Italians surrender quickly but the Germans resist. Ortona, a 15th century town dubbed "Little Stalingrad", riddled with bullets and grenades, is taken by Canadians in fierce and costly street fighting
Canada at War, Part 11: Crisis on the Hill ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 11 of a 13 part series. On the eve of victory Canada faces an internal crisis: an acute shortage of men for overseas service precipitates the conscription issue, threatening national unity and the King government. In Europe, Canadian divisions fight their way to the top of the Italian boot, then regroup for the final onslaught on Germany. They engage in the battles of the Reichswald and Hochwald forests and finally cross the Siegfried Line
The Clouded dawn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"August 1945 - 1946. Japan surrenders. World War II is over, but the scars are deep. Canadian prisoners are released from Japanese war camps. In Canada, as elsewhere, the monumental task of rehabilitation begins. In Ottawa the Gouzenko case shocks the nation. The trials at Nürenburg begin. The United Nations is formed. Canada, now a much stronger, independent nation, enters the Cold War."--NFB video and film catalogue
Days of infamy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"December 1941 - June 1942. The war is now global and pressures on Canada mount. Without warning Japan strikes at Pearl Harbour. Canadians adjust to food rationing, salvage drives. The British Commonwealth Air Training Plan is inaugurated in Canada. In Ottawa, Winston Churchill makes his 'some chicken, some neck' speech."--NFB video and film guide
 
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