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BBC history of World War II [videorecording] / a BBC TV Production in association with BBC Worldwide and the Arts and Entertainment Network ; written & produced by Laurence Rees [and others].

Fielder, Mark. (Producer). Wilson, David. (Director). Harvey, Georgina. (Director). Beeston, Hamish. (Director). Wheeler, Charles, 1923-2008 (Screenwriter, Narrator). Warr, Rob. (Producer). Holmes, Alex. (Director, Screenwriter). McKay, Neil. (Screenwriter). Osborne, Lisa. (Screenwriter). Blakeway, Denys. (Producer). Warren, Christopher. (Producer). Vaughan, Richard. (Producer). Holmes, Richard, 1946-2011 (Host, Screenwriter). United Film & Television Productions. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). BBC Video (Firm) (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Summary:

A comprehensive overview of the events of the Second World War are detailed in this exhaustive collection of facts, figures, and footage from the period.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 940.53 BBC V.1 DVD (Text) 37814002687243 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 04/25/2013 Available -
Baker County Library 940.53 BBC V.2 DVD (Text) 37814002687300 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 04/25/2013 Available -
Baker County Library 940.53 BBC V.3 DVD (Text) 37814002687367 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 04/25/2013 Available -
Baker County Library 940.53 BBC V.4 DVD (Text) 37814002687425 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 04/25/2013 Available -
Baker County Library 940.53 BBC V.5 DVD (Text) 37814002687482 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 04/25/2013 Available -
Baker County Library 940.53 BBC V.6 DVD (Text) 37814002687540 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 04/25/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419809024 (with booklet)
  • ISBN: 9781419809026
  • ISBN: 1419882112 (without booklet)
  • ISBN: 9781419882111
  • Physical Description: 12 videodiscs (1870 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
In two containers of 6 dvds each.
Special features: three full-length bonus programs: Merchant Seamen, The Indian Army, Burma: The Forgotten War; 40-page booklet specially written by Greg Neale, founding editor of BBC History Magazine; interviews, eyewitness testimonies, featurettes, and more.
Formatted Contents Note:
[vol. 1] Disc 1& 2. The Nazis: a warning from history -- Disc 3. The road to war -- Disc 4. Dunkirk -- Disc 5. War of the century : when Hitler fought Stalin -- Disc 6. The battle of Atlantic.
[vol. 2] Disc 7. Horror in the East -- Disc 8. Battlefields -- Disc 9. D-Day: Reflections of courage -- Disc 10. D-Day to Berlin -- Disc 11 &12. Auschwitz: inside the Nazi state.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Chiefly produced by BBC TV.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators, Samuel West ... [et al.].
Summary, etc.:
A comprehensive overview of the events of the Second World War are detailed in this exhaustive collection of facts, figures, and footage from the period.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, stereo.
Subject: Great Britain. Royal Air Force. Bomber Command > History.
World War, 1939-1945 > Battlefields.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns.
World War, 1939-1945 > Search and rescue operations.
World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, British.
World War, 1939-1945 > Causes.
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1910-1936.
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1936-1945.
Italy > Politics and government > 1914-1945.
Japan > Politics and government > 1926-1945.
United States > Politics and government > 1919-1933.
United States > Politics and government > 1933-1945.
El Alamein, Battle of, Egypt, 1942.
Cassino, Battle of, Cassino, Italy, 1944.
Arnhem, Battle of, Arnhem, Netherlands, 1944.
Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940 > Personal narratives.
Dunkerque (France)
World War, 1939-1945.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre: Historical reenactments (Television programs)
Documentary films.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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