skip to content
The Great War of 1918 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Great War of 1918

Author: Tom WeidlingerEric SevareidEd BogasGeorge WaiteMalcolm PayneAll authors
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video [distributor], ©1990.
Series: American experience (Television program)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Elementary and junior high school   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Chronicles the story of United States soldiers in the closing battles of World War I as it was told through the letters and diaries of fighting men including General John J. (Blackjack) Pershing, Sargeant Alvin York and Sargeant Harry S. Truman. The program also features French and American veterans and nurses who remember these battles.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Weidlinger; Eric Sevareid; Ed Bogas; George Waite; Malcolm Payne; Rita Albraldes; Michael Anderson; Maxim Ford; Judy Crichton; PBS Video.; WGBH Educational Foundation.
ISBN: 0793600723 9780793600724
OCLC Number: 82480196
Notes: Documentary.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
"AMEX204K."
Title on container: The Great War 1918.
Originally produced for television in 1989.
"Presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, and KCET/Los Angeles."
Credits: Editor, George Waite ; original music composed by Ed Bogas and Malcolm Payne ; researcher, Rita Albraldes ; camera, Michael Anderson, Maxim Ford ; executive producer, Judy Crichton.
Performer(s): Presented by David McCullough.
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: American experience (Television program)
Other Titles: Great War, 1918.
Great War of nineteen eighteen.
Responsibility: WGBH Educational Foundation ; written and produced by Tom Weidlinger.

Abstract:

Chronicles the story of United States soldiers in the closing battles of World War I as it was told through the letters and diaries of fighting men including General John J. (Blackjack) Pershing, Sargeant Alvin York and Sargeant Harry S. Truman. The program also features French and American veterans and nurses who remember these battles.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/82480196> # The Great War of 1918
    a bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "82480196" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/vau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Place/alexandria_va> ; # Alexandria, VA
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: ejh" ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#CreativeWork/great_war_1918> ; # Great War, 1918.
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#CreativeWork/great_war_of_nineteen_eighteen> ; # Great War of nineteen eighteen.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Event/1914_1918> ; # 1914-1918
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010118155> ; # World War, 1914-1918--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> ; # Military campaigns
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896079> ; # Documentary films
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Topic/world_war_1914_1918> ; # World War, 1914-1918
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> ; # World War (1914-1918)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148247> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.436/e20/> ;
   schema:contentRating "Adult." ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/waite_george> ; # George Waite
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/payne_malcolm> ; # Malcolm Payne
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/81721847> ; # Michael Anderson
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/ford_maxim> ; # Maxim Ford
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/111355448> ; # Eric Sevareid
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/138343004> ; # WGBH Educational Foundation.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32196181> ; # Ed Bogas
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/albraldes_rita> ; # Rita Albraldes
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/72844143> ; # Judy Crichton
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/53690932> ; # Tom Weidlinger
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/267382702> ; # PBS Video.
   schema:copyrightYear "1990" ;
   schema:description "Chronicles the story of United States soldiers in the closing battles of World War I as it was told through the letters and diaries of fighting men including General John J. (Blackjack) Pershing, Sargeant Alvin York and Sargeant Harry S. Truman. The program also features French and American veterans and nurses who remember these battles."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/377575515> ;
   schema:genre "Personal narratives"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Series/the_american_experience> ; # The American experience.
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Series/american_experience_television_program> ; # American experience (Television program)
   schema:name "The Great War of 1918"@en ;
   schema:productID "82480196" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/82480196#PublicationEvent/alexandria_va_pbs_video_distributor_1990> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Agent/pbs_video_distributor> ; # PBS Video [distributor]
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780793600724> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/82480196> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Agent/pbs_video_distributor> # PBS Video [distributor]
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "PBS Video [distributor]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#CreativeWork/great_war_of_nineteen_eighteen> # Great War of nineteen eighteen.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Great War of nineteen eighteen." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/albraldes_rita> # Rita Albraldes
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Albraldes" ;
   schema:givenName "Rita" ;
   schema:name "Rita Albraldes" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/ford_maxim> # Maxim Ford
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ford" ;
   schema:givenName "Maxim" ;
   schema:name "Maxim Ford" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/payne_malcolm> # Malcolm Payne
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Payne" ;
   schema:givenName "Malcolm" ;
   schema:name "Malcolm Payne" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Person/waite_george> # George Waite
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Waite" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Waite" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Series/american_experience_television_program> # American experience (Television program)
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/82480196> ; # The Great War of 1918
   schema:name "American experience (Television program)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/377575515#Series/the_american_experience> # The American experience.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/82480196> ; # The Great War of 1918
   schema:name "The American experience." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010118155> # World War, 1914-1918--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148247> # World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "France." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> # Military campaigns
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Military campaigns"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896079> # Documentary films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Documentary films"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/111355448> # Eric Sevareid
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1912" ;
   schema:deathDate "1992" ;
   schema:familyName "Sevareid" ;
   schema:givenName "Eric" ;
   schema:name "Eric Sevareid" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/138343004> # WGBH Educational Foundation.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "WGBH Educational Foundation." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/267382702> # PBS Video.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "PBS Video." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32196181> # Ed Bogas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Bogas" ;
   schema:givenName "Ed" ;
   schema:name "Ed Bogas" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/53690932> # Tom Weidlinger
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Weidlinger" ;
   schema:givenName "Tom" ;
   schema:name "Tom Weidlinger" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/72844143> # Judy Crichton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Crichton" ;
   schema:givenName "Judy" ;
   schema:name "Judy Crichton" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/81721847> # Michael Anderson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Anderson" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael" ;
   schema:name "Michael Anderson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780793600724>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0793600723" ;
   schema:isbn "9780793600724" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.