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Finest hour : the battle of Britain

Author: Will LymanPhil CraigNick WardZvi Dor-NerNick ReadAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video, [2004], 2003.
Series: History's best on PBS.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Spitfire pilots to teenage evacuees, from Coventry firemen to women and children caught up in the horror of the Blitz, Finest Hour recalls in personal, vivid detail the story of that dark time of 1940 when the destiny of the world hung in balance.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Historical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Will Lyman; Phil Craig; Nick Ward; Zvi Dor-Ner; Nick Read; McDonald Brown; Neil Arthur; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Brook Lapping Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; PBS Home Video.; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1415701091 9781415701096
OCLC Number: 54984926
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Series producer, Phil Craig ; producer, Nick Ward ; executive producer, Zvi Dor-Ner ; executive producer for Brook Lapping Productions, Brian Lapping ; series director / cameraman, Nick Read ; film editor / associate producer, Paul Burgess ; editors, Pat Butler, Toby Marter, Peter Cartwright, McDonald Brown ; assistant camera, Jason Berman ; assistant producer, Tim Clayton ; composer, Neil Arthur.
Performer(s): Narrated by Will Lyman.
Target Audience: MPAA: not rated ; Canadian home video rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (220 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby surround stereo ; full screen version.
Series Title: History's best on PBS.
Other Titles: Battle of Britain
Responsibility: a co-production of WGBH Boston and Brook Lapping Productions in association with the BBC ; produced by Phil Craig.

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From Spitfire pilots to teenage evacuees, from Coventry firemen to women and children caught up in the horror of the Blitz, Finest Hour recalls in personal, vivid detail the story of that dark time of 1940 when the destiny of the world hung in balance.

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