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American experience. The bombing of Germany

Author: Zvi Dor-NerMelissa MartinJoe MortonKirk GillonJan KerhartAll authors
Publisher: Boston, MA : WGBH ; [United States] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, ©2010.
Series: American experience (Television program)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
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During World War II, bent on conquest, the German strategies became completely amoral, challenging and perhaps ending the concept of 'civilized warfare.' Through interviews with veterans, historians and ethicists from all the countries engaged in World War II, this American Experience film recounts the story of the Anglo-American bombing campaign against Germany, exploring the moral conundrums imposed by the reality  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
History
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Zvi Dor-Ner; Melissa Martin; Joe Morton; Kirk Gillon; Jan Kerhart; Stephen McCarthy; Martin Patmore; David Espar; Michael Bacon; PBS Home Video.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Spiegel TV.; PBS Distribution (Firm)
ISBN: 9781608831838 1608831833
OCLC Number: 528875692
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on television in 2009.
Credits: Cinematography by Kirk Gillon, Jan Kerhart, Stephen McCarthy, Martin Patmore ; editor, David Espar ; music, Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Narrator, Joe Morton.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-Video ; NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation ; 5.1 surround.
Contents: Precision bombing --
Hamburg: Operation Gomorrah --
A blow to the Air Force --
Germany remains strong --
Berlin: Operation Thunderclap.
Series Title: American experience (Television program)
Other Titles: American experience (Television program).
Bombing of Germany
Responsibility: American Experience presents ; a WGBH production in association with Spiegel TV for American Experience ; written, produced & directed by Zvi Dor-Ner ; co-produced by Melissa S. Martin.
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During World War II, bent on conquest, the German strategies became completely amoral, challenging and perhaps ending the concept of 'civilized warfare.' Through interviews with veterans, historians and ethicists from all the countries engaged in World War II, this American Experience film recounts the story of the Anglo-American bombing campaign against Germany, exploring the moral conundrums imposed by the reality of the war.

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