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Why we fight World War II : the complete series

Author: Walter Huston; Frank Capra
Publisher: New York : GoodTimes DVD, [2001]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Standard formatView all editions and formats
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A collection of documentaries made during World War II using actual newsreel footage, chronicling important events of the war.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Documentary films
History
War films
Propaganda
Historical films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Huston; Frank Capra
ISBN: 0766204944 9780766204942 9780766204959 0766204952 9780766204966 0766204960 9780766204973 0766204979 9780766204980 0766204987
OCLC Number: 61731627
Language Note: Soundtrack in English.
Notes: Collective title and credits from container.
Originally produced as documentary films between 1943 and 1945.
"Collector series"--Container.
Credits: Composer, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Performer(s): Narrator, Walter Huston.
Description: 4 videodiscs (approximately 415 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital mono.; all regions.
Contents: Prelude to war ; Nazis strike (1 hr., 34 min.) --
Divide and conquer ; Battle of Britain (1 hr., 49 min.) --
Battle of Russia (1 hr., 23 min.) --
Battle of China ; War comes to America (1 hr., 40 min.).
Other Titles: Why we fight World War 2
Why we fight World War two
Responsibility: produced by Frank Capra.

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A collection of documentaries made during World War II using actual newsreel footage, chronicling important events of the war.

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