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Title WW II [videorecording] : war in the Pacific / National Archives, Les Waffen, Chief.

Imprint Renton, WA : Topics Entertainment, ©2006.

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Edition Collector's set.
Description 6 videodiscs (409 min.) : sound, black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Contents Vol. 1. Fighting Lady (62 mins.) -- United news (9 mins.). Vol. 2. Solomon's Islands (37 mins.) -- This is the Philippines (31 mins.). Vol. 3. Why we're here: A report from General Sultan (35 mins.) -- With the Marines at Tarawa (18 mins.) -- Brought to action (22 mins.). Vol. 4. Appointment in Tokyo (57 mins.) -- Pacific (9 mins.). Vol. 5. Surrender in the Pacific (20 mins.) -- Fury in the Pacific (20 mins.) -- Fleet that came to stay (22 mins.). Vol. 6. Battle for the Marianas (20 mins.) -- Action at Anguar (29 mins.) -- Battle of Midway / director, John Ford (18 mins.).
Summary The National Archives has been responsible for the acquisition, preservation, and dissemination of permanent records of the United States government. Materials have been assembled to produce War in the Pacific, representing a chronicle of the island battles and events leading up to Japanese surrender in 1945. Comprising newsreel footage, training films, and an Oscar-winning documentary from Hollywood director, John Ford.
System Details DVD.
Note "Contains unedited footage direct from the National Archives"--Container.
"Classic films selected by Specialists at the National Archives"--Container.
Subject World War, 1939-1945.
Aircraft carriers.
Missouri (Battleship : BB-63)
United States. Marine Corps.
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964.
Japan.
Solomon Islands.
Philippines.
Combat.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
United States. Army.
United States. Navy.
Savings bonds.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Ford, John, 1894-1973. Director.
Waffen, Les.
Topics Entertainment (Firm)
National Archives (U.S.)
Added Title World War II, War in the Pacific
War in the Pacific
Fighting Lady.
United News.
Solomon Islands.
This is the Philippines.
Why we're here: A report from General Sultan.
With the Marines at Tawawa.
Brought to action.
Appointment in Tokyo.
Pacific.
Surrender in the Pacific.
Fury in the Pacific.
Fleet that came to stay.
Battle for the Marianas.
Action At Anguar.
Battle of Midway.
ISBN 1591508967
9781591508960
Standard No. 781735601556
Music No. 60155 Topics Entertainment

 
    
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