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The fog of war : [eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara]

Author: Errol MorrisMichael WilliamsRobert FernandezJulie Bilson AhlbergRobert S McNamaraAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004], ©2003.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Named Person: Robert S McNamara; Robert S McNamara
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Errol Morris; Michael Williams; Robert Fernandez; Julie Bilson Ahlberg; Robert S McNamara; Robert Chappell; Peter Donahue; Doug Abel; Chyld King; Karen Schmeer; Philip Glass; Ted Bafaloukos; @Radical.media (Firm); Globe Department Store (Firm); SenArt Films (Firm); Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1404941657 9781404941656
OCLC Number: 54534217
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 2003.
Credits: Directors of photography, Robert Chappell, Peter Donahue ; editor, Doug Abel, Chyld King, Karen Schmeer ; original music, Philip Glass ; production designer, Ted Bafalowkos.
Performer(s): Interviews with Robert McNamara.
Awards: Academy Award winner: 2003 Best Documentary Feature.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for images and thematic issues of war and destruction.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 107 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: @radical Media, Inc. ; Globe Department Store ; SenArt Films ; producers, Errol Morris, Michael Williams, Robert Fernandez, Julie Ahlberg ; director, Errol Morris.

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The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, ad the effects of the Vietnam War.

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