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The Greatest man in the world

Author: James Thurber; Learning in Focus, inc.; Coronet (Firm)
Publisher: Deerfield, IL : Coronet Films & Video, [1985?]
Series: American short story video series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first man to fly solo and non-stop around the world is an illiterate, incorrigible lout, and attempts by newsmen and high government officials to present him as a hero fail dismally.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Short films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James Thurber; Learning in Focus, inc.; Coronet (Firm)
OCLC Number: 12273054
Notes: An adaptation of the story of the same title by James Thurber.
Place of publication on label of videocassette: Northbrook, Ill.
"4091VHS."
Produced for Perspective Films in 1979.
Credits: Executive producer, Robert Geller; teleplay, Jeff Wanshel; director, Ralph Rosenblum; series host, Henry Fonda.
Performer(s): Brad David, Carol Kane, Howard da Silva, John McMartin.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: American short story video series.
Responsibility: Learning in Focus.

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The first man to fly solo and non-stop around the world is an illiterate, incorrigible lout, and attempts by newsmen and high government officials to present him as a hero fail dismally.

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