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The Battle of China

Author: Frank Capra; Anatole Litvak; United States. Army Service Forces.; United States. Army. Signal Corps.; MPI Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: [Oak Forest, Ill.] : MPI Home Video, ©1984.
Series: Why we fight, no. 6.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : National government publication   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Depicts Japanese aggression against China during World War II and describes Japan's plan for world conquest. Recalls Chinese development of the compass, printing, astronomy, gunpowder, and porcelain.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Historical films
History
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Capra; Anatole Litvak; United States. Army Service Forces.; United States. Army. Signal Corps.; MPI Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 21854457
Notes: Issued in 1944 as motion picture.
Credits: Producer, Frank Capra ; director, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Performer(s): Walter Huston, Anthony Veiler.
Description: 1 videocassette (65 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Why we fight, no. 6.
Responsibility: produced by the War Department, Signal Corps, Army Service Forces, for the Morale Services Division.

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Depicts Japanese aggression against China during World War II and describes Japan's plan for world conquest. Recalls Chinese development of the compass, printing, astronomy, gunpowder, and porcelain.

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