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America in World War II : the home front. Part 1, While the storm clouds gather

Author: Eric Sevareid; Anthony Potter Productions.; PBS Video.; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: [Arlington, Va.] : PBS, [2007]
Series: America goes to war.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Journalist Eric Sevareid narrates this engrossing continuation of the series Between the wars. Shocked into action by the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Americans respond with an exhilarating sense of common purpose and help build the world's most powerful war production machine. Wartime newsreels, documentaries, movies, music, and humor chronicle changes in American ideals, lifestyles, and morals in the 1940s and 1950s.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Historical films
History
War films
Documentary
Historical
War (Nonfiction)
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Sevareid; Anthony Potter Productions.; PBS Video.; OverDrive, Inc.
OCLC Number: 213989645
Notes: Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed Mar. 26, 2008).
Originally produced in 1996.
Credits: Patrick Trese, series writer.
Performer(s): Narrated by Eric Sevareid.
Target Audience: Age group: NR.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.; System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 148554KB).
Series Title: America goes to war.
Other Titles: While the storm clouds gather
Responsibility: Anthony Potter Productions Inc.

Abstract:

Journalist Eric Sevareid narrates this engrossing continuation of the series Between the wars. Shocked into action by the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Americans respond with an exhilarating sense of common purpose and help build the world's most powerful war production machine. Wartime newsreels, documentaries, movies, music, and humor chronicle changes in American ideals, lifestyles, and morals in the 1940s and 1950s.

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