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The war : [an intimate history, 1941-1945]

Author: Geoffrey C Ward; Ken Burns
Publisher: Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, ℗2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the citizens of four towns--Luverne, Minnesota; Sacramento, California; Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama--the War follows more than forty people from 1941 to 1945. Woven largely from their memories, the compelling, unflinching narrative unfolds month by bloody month, with the outcome always in doubt.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey C Ward; Ken Burns
ISBN: 9781415943113 1415943117
OCLC Number: 171149683
Notes: Compact discs.
Subtitle from container.
Abridged.
Based on Burns' documentary, The war.
"The audio companion to the magnificent seven-part PBS series"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by Ken Burns.
Description: 8 audio discs (8 hr., 49 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: War (Television program : 2007)
Responsibility: by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns.

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Focusing on the citizens of four towns--Luverne, Minnesota; Sacramento, California; Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama--the War follows more than forty people from 1941 to 1945. Woven largely from their memories, the compelling, unflinching narrative unfolds month by bloody month, with the outcome always in doubt.

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