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Title Enola Gay [videorecording] : the story of the crew and the B-29 bomber that dropped the world's first atomic bomb.

Imprint Burlington, VT : A & E Home Video ; New York, NY : Distributed by New Video, [2005], c1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    940.5425 ENO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 145 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Contents Enola Gay: rain of ruin (c1995, 70 min.) -- Hiroshima: the decision to drop the bomb (c1995, 74 min.).
Credits 1st work: writer, producer, director, Tim Curran. 2nd work: writer, producer, producer, Jeremy Bennett.
Performer Narrators: 1st work: Dwight Schultz ; 2nd work: Ian Holm.
Event Originally broadcast on the History Channel.
Summary Enola Gay: Get a look inside the bomber that helped bring WWII to a stop, development of the atomic bomb, and the aftermath. Hiroshima: Fifty years after America dropped the first atomic bomb, this documentary looks at the events leading up to its use in the light of new information about a hidden agenda. Did top military officials order the attack despite knowing that Japan was willing to surrender? Did a political motivation drive Truman to defy his closest advisors? These and other questions are investigated.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo.
Subject Enola Gay (Bomber)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Personal narratives.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs -- United States.
Added Author A & E Home Video (Firm)
New Video Group.
Added Title Enola Gay, rain of ruin.
Hiroshima, the decision to drop the bomb.
ISBN 0767076761
Standard No. 733961717242
Music No. AAE-71724 A & E Home Video

 
    
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