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Title World War II with Walter Cronkite [videorecording] / director, Eric Shapiro ; CBS Inc. ; CBS Broadcast International.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : CBS News ; Eugene, OR : Timeless Media Group, [2005]

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Description 8 videodiscs (24 hr., 30 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally broadcast as a CBS News television production in 1982.
"CBS DVD"--Container.
Special features: Disc 1. Geronimo: the Battle of the Bulge. Disc 2. Pearl Harbor: eleven minutes of terror. Disc 3. D-Day: Omaha Beach. Disc 4. B-29: touched with fire, consumed in flames. Disc 5. Allied airmen POWs of WWII; Fighter tactics 101. Disc 6. Global war. Disc 7. The silent hunters. Disc 8. Hitler's wonder weapons.
Contents Disc 1. Series intro -- Battle of the Bulge / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, John Toland (c1981) -- Europe: the allies close in. The liberation of Paris / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Thomas H. Wolf ; Air drop at Arnhem / executive producer & writer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; The Remagen Bridge / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Hal Boyle ; Patton and the Third Army / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, S.L.A. Marshall (c1981).
Disc 2. The Pacific: war begins. The man who spied on Pearl Harbor / executive producer & writer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; Attack on Singapore / executive producer & writer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; Freedom for the Philippines / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, E.J. Kahn, Jr. ; The Doolittle raid / producer & writer, Burton Benjamin (c1981) -- Battleground Italy. Invasion of Sicily / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Earle Luby ; Battle of Cassino / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, John Toland ; Beachhead at Anzio / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Earl Luby ; Mussolini / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Stanley Swinton (c1982).
Disc 3. Invasion: the allies attack. Target: North Africa / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, James Benjamin ; Rommel / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, James Benjamin ; D-Day buildup / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Andrew A. Rooney ; D-Day attack / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Andrew A. Rooney (c1982) -- The war against Japan. Burma Road and the Hume / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Robert Shaplen ; Tarawa / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writers, Burton Benjamin with John Gilligan ; Typhoons at Okinawa / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Robert Shaplen ; Hiroshima / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Phil Reisman, Jr. (c1982).
Disc 4. The seeds of war. Kaiser to Fuehrer / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, James Benjamin ; War in China / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Robert Shaplen ; Crisis at Munich / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, David Ebin ; FDR: from third term to Pearl Harbor / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Merriman Smith (c1982) -- The Pacific campaign. The Japanese perimeter / writer and producer, Perry Wolff ; Pacific patterns / producer, Perry Wolff ; writers, Don Kellerman and Perry Wolff ; Advance the bomber line / writer and producer, Perry Wolff ; Superfort / producer, Perry Wolff ; writer, Shelby Gordon (c1982).
Disc 5. Air war over Europe. Target Ploesti / writer and producer, Perry Wolff ; Schweinfurt / writer and producer, Perry Wolff ; Counterblast / writer and producer, Perry Wolff ; Guided missile / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Hanson W. Baldwin (c1983).
Disc 6. The Eastern front. Siege of Leningrad / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Robert Clurman ; Suicide run to Murmansk / producer and writer, Burton Benjamin ; Stalingrad / producer and writer, Burton Benjamin ; Warsaw uprising / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Robert Shaplen (c1982) -- The German high command. Goering / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Lael Wertenbaker ; Minister of hate / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writers, Heinrich Fraenkel and Roger Manvell ; The strange case of Rudolf Hess / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Lael Wertenbaker ; The plots against Hitler / executive producer and writer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman (c1983).
Disc 7. The Scandinavian and Soviet fronts. The battle for Norway / executive producer and writer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; The Russo-Finnish war / producer and writer, Burton Benjamin ; Partisan: the Nazi-Soviet war / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, John Toland ; Sabotage / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writers, Burton Benjamin and Theodore Metzger (c1983) -- The Pacific perimeter. Interdiction and blockade / producer and writer, Perry Wolff ; The frozen war / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Howard Handleman ; The fighting "E" / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Thomas H. Wolf ; The Nisei: the pride and the shame / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Earle Luby (c1984).
Disc 8. Europe: wars within a war. Get the Graf Spee / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, John Gilligan ; Siege at Malta / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Robert Allison ; Czechoslovakia: from Munich to Moscow / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writers, Burton Benjamin and Douglas Wood ; Zero hour in Greece / executive producer Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Frank Gervasi ; Army of the damned / executive producer, Burton Benjamin ; producer, Isaac Kleinerman ; writer, Richard Slote (c1984) -- Home front and victory. Over here / producer Burton Benjamin ; writer, James Benjamin ; Victory in Europe / writer and producer, Perry Wolff ; Defeat of Japan / producer and writer, Perry Wolff ; Trial at Nuremberg / producer, Burton Benjamin ; writer, Andy Logan (c1983).
Performer Narrator, Walter Cronkite ; interviewer, Charles Kuralt.
Summary Walter Cronkite gives his own perspective on the war using his experience as a war correspondent in Europe.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital.
Subject World War, 1939-1945.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Cronkite, Walter. Narrator.
Kuralt, Charles, 1934-1997. Interviewer.
Shapiro, Eric. Director. (Eric Maxwell)
Benjamin, Burton. Producer. Screenwriter.
Wolff, Perry. Producer. Screenwriter.
Kleinerman, Isaac. Producer.
Allison, Robert. Screenwriter.
Baldwin, Hanson Weightman, 1903-1991. Screenwriter.
Benjamin, James. Screenwriter.
Boyle, Hal. Screenwriter.
Clurman, Robert. Screenwriter.
Ebin, David. Screenwriter.
Fraenkel, Heinrich, 1897-1986. Screenwriter.
Gervasi, Frank, 1908-1990. Screenwriter.
Gilligan, John. Screenwriter.
Gordon, Shelby. Screenwriter.
Handleman, Howard. Screenwriter.
Kahn, E. J. (Ely Jacques), 1916-1994. Screenwriter.
Kellerman, Don. Screenwriter.
Logan, Andy. Screenwriter.
Luby, Earle. Screenwriter.
Manvell, Roger, 1909-1987. Screenwriter.
Marshall, S. L. A. (Samuel Lyman Atwood), 1900-1977. Screenwriter.
Metzger, Theodore. Screenwriter.
Reisman, Philip H., 1916-1999. Screenwriter.
Rooney, Andrew A. Screenwriter.
Shaplen, Robert, 1917-1988. Screenwriter.
Slote, Richard. Screenwriter.
Smith, A. Merriman, 1913-1970. Screenwriter.
Swinton, Stanley M. (Stanley Mitchell), 1919-1982. Screenwriter.
Toland, John. Screenwriter.
Wertenbaker, Lael Tucker, 1909- Screenwriter.
Wolf, Thomas H. Screenwriter.
Wood, Douglas. Screenwriter.
CBS Inc.
CBS Broadcast International.
CBS News.
CBS DVD (Firm)
Timeless Media Group.
Added Title World War two with Walter Cronkite
Note Title on menu screen: World War II : the complete story
Added Title Geronimo, the Battle of the Bulge
Pearl Harbor, eleven minutes of terror.
D-Day, Omaha Beach.
B-29, touched with fire, consumed in flames.
Allied airmen POWs of WWII.
Fighter tactics 101.
Global war.
Silent hunters.
Hitler's wonder weapons.
ISBN 0741110377 (set)
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Music No. 64873 Timeless Media Group
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64643 Timeless Media Group (disc 1)
64653 Timeless Media Group (disc 2)
64673 Timeless Media Group (disc 3)
64683 Timeless Media Group (disc 4)
64703 Timeless Media Group (disc 5)
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64723 Timeless Media Group (disc 7)
64763 Timeless Media Group (disc 8)

 
    
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