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The war : an intimate history, 1941-1945

Author: Geoffrey C Ward; Ken Burns; Lynn Novick
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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As companion to the PBS series airing in September 2007, "The War" focuses on the citizens of four towns--Luverne, Minnesota; Sacramento, California; Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama, following more than forty people from 1941 to 1945. Maps and hundreds of photographs enrich this compelling, unflinching narrative.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ward, Geoffrey C.
War.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2007
(OCoLC)608209941
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey C Ward; Ken Burns; Lynn Novick
ISBN: 9780307262837 0307262839
OCLC Number: 80461210
Notes: "Based on a Ken Burns film."
Description: xxv, 451 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: A necessary war, December 1941-December 1942 --
When things get tough, January --
November 1943 --
A deadly calling, November 1943-June 1944 --
Pride of our nation, June-August 1944 --
Fubar, August-December 1944 --
The ghost front, December 1944-March 1945 --
A world without war, March-August 1945.
Other Titles: War (Television program : 2007)
Responsibility: written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; with an introduction by Ken Burns ; picture research by David McMahon.
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As companion to the PBS series airing in September 2007, "The War" focuses on the citizens of four towns--Luverne, Minnesota; Sacramento, California; Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama, following more than forty people from 1941 to 1945. Maps and hundreds of photographs enrich this compelling, unflinching narrative.

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