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The Resource The road to World War II, produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc

The road to World War II, produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc

Label
The road to World War II
Title
The road to World War II
Statement of responsibility
produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc
Title variation
  • Reader's Digest the road to World War II
  • Road to World War Two
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Follows the events that inevitably sparked World War II, capturing the drama, the excitement, and the juxtapositions of these crucial years between the end of World War I and Pearl Harbor. Former CBS News correspondent and commentator Eric Sevareid, one of the world's most respected figures in journalism, presents this extraordinary series which features stunning original newsreels, soundtracks, and rare archival footage
  • "An exemplary series."--The Washington Post
  • "Provocative and certainly worthwhile."--The New York Times
Cataloging source
AC
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
English audio
PerformerNote
Host: Eric Sevareid
Runtime
455
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The road to World War II, produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/503/000000000010503704.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Over 7 hours on 6 discs. Originally produced in 1978 as a television series entitled: Between the wars. Special features include over 50 Hearst newsreels
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Versailles: The lost peace. -- Return to isolationism. -- The first SALT talks. Disc 2. Radio, racism and foreign policy. -- The Great Depression and foreign affairs. Disc 3. FDR and Hitler: The rise to power. -- FDR and Hitler: The dynamics of power. Disc 4. America in the Pacific. -- The recognition of Russia -- Latin America. Disc 5. The Italian-Ethiopian war. -- The Spanish Civil War. The phony war. Disc 6. FDR and Churchill. -- Japan invades China. War comes to Pearl Harbor
Control code
MWT10503704
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 DVDs (ca. 455 min.)
Isbn
9781594646560
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033937081262
Other physical details
sound, colour and black and white.
Publisher number
10503704
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The road to World War II, produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/503/000000000010503704.gif
Publication
Note
Over 7 hours on 6 discs. Originally produced in 1978 as a television series entitled: Between the wars. Special features include over 50 Hearst newsreels
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Versailles: The lost peace. -- Return to isolationism. -- The first SALT talks. Disc 2. Radio, racism and foreign policy. -- The Great Depression and foreign affairs. Disc 3. FDR and Hitler: The rise to power. -- FDR and Hitler: The dynamics of power. Disc 4. America in the Pacific. -- The recognition of Russia -- Latin America. Disc 5. The Italian-Ethiopian war. -- The Spanish Civil War. The phony war. Disc 6. FDR and Churchill. -- Japan invades China. War comes to Pearl Harbor
Control code
MWT10503704
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 DVDs (ca. 455 min.)
Isbn
9781594646560
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033937081262
Other physical details
sound, colour and black and white.
Publisher number
10503704
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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