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Title The battle for Midway [videorecording] / Partisan Pictures/Odyssey Corporation production for National Geographic Television ; produced by Brian Berger and Peter Schnall ; writtten by Donovan Reiss.

Imprint [United States] : National Geographic Video : distributed by Warner Home Video, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    940.5423 BAT    DUE 02-26-20
Description 1 videodisc (approx. 82 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Includes: Bonus program "Combat cameramen", photo gallery, interactive battle map and timeline, diagrams and statistics of U.S. and Japanese battle forces, trivia quiz, scene access, web access links.
Credits Cinematography, Peter Schnall; editro, Rob Kuhns; research, Ann Perry; narrator, Peter Coyote; music, Michael Whalen.
Summary Dr. Robert Ballard leads a team of experts and four World War II veterans to Midway Island where the U.S. and Japan fought one of the fiercest battles of the war. They're in a race against time to find at least one of the downed aircraft carriers including the U.S.S. Yorktown.
System Details DVD; Dolby digittal surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Yorktown (Aircraft carrier : CV-5)
Midway, Battle of, 1942.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Japanese.
Underwater exploration -- South Pacific Ocean.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary television programs.
Added Author Ballard, Robert D.
Coyote, Peter.
Partisan Pictures.
Odyssey Corporation.
National Geographic Television.
National Geographic Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note Container subtitle: The Discovery of the U.S.S. Yorktown
ISBN 0792299914 : $19.98
Standard No. 727994750024
Music No. G75002 Warner Home Video

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