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America's greatest victories

Author: Harry Chase; Roger Mudd; History Channel (Television network); A & E Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: [United States] : A & E Home Video, 2002, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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A look at six of the 20th century's most important military engagements. Extraordinary combat footage documents the unfolding action of the careers of the leaders whose names have become legend.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Military history
Videorecording
Named Person: Chester W Nimitz; Dwight D Eisenhower; George S Patton; William F Halsey; Douglas MacArthur; H Norman Schwarzkopf
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Chase; Roger Mudd; History Channel (Television network); A & E Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0767046536 9780767046534
OCLC Number: 50212497
Notes: Originally produced as a television show in 2000.
Credits: Editor, Crispin Julian ; music advisor, Alan Howe.
Performer(s): Narrator: Harry Chase ; Host: Roger Mudd (Nimitz at Midway).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (300 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Dolby digital, mono.
Contents: Vol. 1. Nimitz at Midway --
Eisenhower on D-Day --
Patton at the Breakdown from Normandy --
Vol. 2. Halsey at Leyte Gulf ; MacArthur in the Philippines ; Schwarzkopf at Desert Storm.
Responsibility: Nugus/Martin Productions Ltd. for the History Channel ; producer, Jonathan Martin ; script writer, Ian Passingham ; director, Jonathan Martin.

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A look at six of the 20th century's most important military engagements. Extraordinary combat footage documents the unfolding action of the careers of the leaders whose names have become legend.

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