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The decades collection : 1940-1949

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [New York] : The History Channel, [2007] ©2007
  • Physical Details
    • 2 videodiscs (approximately 6 hrs.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in
  • OCLC ocn190791682

Summary

  • "The forties dawned with Nazi forces in Poland. It was clear from the beginning that trouble lay ahead. This sweeping DVD presentation captures the figures that steered the globe through these turbulent waters, including Churchill, Roosevelt, Gandhi, Hirohito and others. It also offers matchless documentaries of the landmark moments of American involvement in WWII: Pear Harbor and D-Day."--History Channel website.

Notes

  • Title from disc label.
  • All segments previously aired as episodes of various programs on The History Channel.
  • DVD.

Contents

  • Disc 1: Pacific: the lost evidence: Pearl Harbor ; D-Day: the lost evidence ; Churchill and the President (History undercover) -- Disc 2: Hirohito (Biography) ; Tokyo Rose: victim of propaganda (Biography) ; Evita: the woman behind the myth (Biography) ; Mahatma Ghandi: pilgrim of peace (Biography)
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