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The Tuskegee airmen : they fought two wars.

Author: W Drew Perkins; Bill Reifenberger; Ossie Davis; Alex Jennings; Marcus M Smith
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video, 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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The story of an experiment -- "to see if Blacks had the intellectual and physical ability to fly an aircraft in combat." These pilots, trained in the "deep South," became the Tuskegee Airmen, flying combat aircraft during World War II for their country. They had to battle on 2 fronts: the Axis powers in Europe and North Africa, and the racism at home.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: W Drew Perkins; Bill Reifenberger; Ossie Davis; Alex Jennings; Marcus M Smith
ISBN: 141570113X 9781415701133
OCLC Number: 320630249
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Director of photography, Marcus M. Smith ; associate producer, Ale X. Jennings ; music composed by Burning Barn Sound & Music.
Performer(s): Narrated by Ossie Davis.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.

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The story of an experiment -- "to see if Blacks had the intellectual and physical ability to fly an aircraft in combat." These pilots, trained in the "deep South," became the Tuskegee Airmen, flying combat aircraft during World War II for their country. They had to battle on 2 fronts: the Axis powers in Europe and North Africa, and the racism at home.

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