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Tarawa

Author: Sherman Grinberg; Tadeo Onuki
Publisher: New York, NY : A & E Television Networks, 2008.
Series: Battleline; American history in video.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Though the Japanese boasted that their fortification of the Tarawa group of islands could withstand an assault by a million men, the Allies eventually captured the atolls and key airstrips in 1943 - but at great cost. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline on Tarawa. Part of the series Battleline.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Streaming videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Grinberg; Tadeo Onuki
OCLC Number: 677926609
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (1 electronic resource (22 min.)).
Series Title: Battleline; American history in video.
Responsibility: video produced by Sherman Grinberg.

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Though the Japanese boasted that their fortification of the Tarawa group of islands could withstand an assault by a million men, the Allies eventually captured the atolls and key airstrips in 1943 - but at great cost. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline on Tarawa. Part of the series Battleline.

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