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The World at war. / 15, Home fires--Britain, 1940-1944

Author: Phillip WhiteheadJeremy IsaacsLaurence OlivierThames Television, ltd.Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)All authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : HBO Video, ©1982.
Series: Thames video collection.; Special collector's series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documentary covering the period of World War II after the Battle of Britain when the Luftwaffe changes the direction of its bombing raids from London to the provincial cities of Portsmouth, Sheffield, Glasgow, Bristol and especially Coventry and Plymouth.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip Whitehead; Jeremy Isaacs; Laurence Olivier; Thames Television, ltd.; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain); Home Box Office (Firm)
ISBN: 155803188X 9781558031883
OCLC Number: 42513945
Notes: Title on container: Home fires.
Broadcast in the U.S. on PBS during the 1973-1974 season.
"2065"--Container.
Credits: Film editor, Alan Afriati ; research, Susan McConachy ; series producer, Jeremy Isaacs ; narrator, Laurence Olivier ; music, Carl Davis.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (52 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Thames video collection.; Special collector's series.
Other Titles: Home fires--Britain, 1940-1944.
Responsibility: Thames Television ; in cooperation with the Imperial War Museum ; produced by Phillip Whitehead ; written by Angus Calder.

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Documentary covering the period of World War II after the Battle of Britain when the Luftwaffe changes the direction of its bombing raids from London to the provincial cities of Portsmouth, Sheffield, Glasgow, Bristol and especially Coventry and Plymouth.

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