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The desert - the war in North Africa

Author: Laurence Olivier; Jeremy Isaacs; Thames Television, ltd.; HBO Video (Firm)
Publisher: [London? : Thames Television, New York, N.Y.] : HBO Video [distributor, 1981 ; 198-?]
Series: World at war, v. 8.; Special collector's series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Covers Italy's desire for Africa and their eventual need for help from the Germans. Discusses the British/German war in Africa and Egypt and the many problems the desert posed for each side.

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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Olivier; Jeremy Isaacs; Thames Television, ltd.; HBO Video (Firm)
ISBN: 155803174X 9781558031746
OCLC Number: 28573245
Notes: TVF 2058.
Documentary series covering World War II. Uses footage featuring action at the fronts, war rooms and interviews with various people.
Credits: Executive producer, Jeremy Isaacs.
Performer(s): Laurence Olivier.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: World at war, v. 8.; Special collector's series.
Responsibility: written and produced by Peter Batty.

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Covers Italy's desire for Africa and their eventual need for help from the Germans. Discusses the British/German war in Africa and Egypt and the many problems the desert posed for each side.

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