Victory at sea the legendary World War II documentary

Format: DVD 2003
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Northland Public Library Nonfiction 940.545 V66 (DVD) v.1 (broadcast 10/26/52-12/21/52)
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Summary
The most famous historical war series ever made. A sweeping record of the naval battles of World War II.
- One of the most influential shows in television history.- Available on DVD for the first time.- Edited from 13,000 hours of footage shot by the U.S., British, German, and Japanese navies during World War II.- Winner of Emmy and Peabody Awards.- All 26 episodes on four DVDs.- Music composed by Oscar winner, Richard Rodgers (Oklahoma, South Pacific, The Sound of Music).- Narrated by Leonard Graves.
Contents
vol. 1. Design for war (October 26, 1952). The Pacific boils over (November 2, 1952). Sealing the breach (November 9, 1952). Midway is east (November 23, 1952). Mediterranean mosaic (November 30, 1952). Guadalcanal (December 14, 1952). Rings around Rabaul (December 21, 1952)
vol. 2. Mare Nostrum (December 28, 1952). Sea and sand (Januaray 4, 1953). Beneath the southern cross (January 11, 1953). Magnetic North (Jnauary 18, 1953). The conquest of Micronesia (January 25, 1953). Melanesian nightmare (Februrary 1, 1953)
vol. 3. Roman renaissance (Februrary 8, 1953). D-day (February 15, 1953) Killers and the killed (February 22, 1953). The turkey shoot (March 1, 1953). Two if by sea (March 8, 1953). Battle for Leyte Gulf (March 15, 1953). Return of the allies (March 22, 1953)
vol. 4. Full fathom five (March 29, 1953). The fate of Europe (April 5, 1953). Target Suribachi (April 12, 1953). The road to Mandalay (April 19, 1953). Suicide for glory (April 26, 1953). Design for peace (May 3, 1953). DVD features: Episode introduction with Peter Graves
Interactive menus
Scene selection.

Additional Information
Subjects World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations.
World War, 1939-1945.
Documentary television programs.
Publisher [New York?] :History Channel :2003
Distributed in the U.S. by New Video,
Edition Full screen, 50th anniversary collector's ed.
Contributors Salomon, Henry, 1917-1958.
Hanser, Richard.
Adams, Clay.
Graves, Leonard.
Graves, Peter, 1926-2010.
Karig, Walter, 1898-1956.
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979.
NBC News.
History Channel (Television network)
New Video Group.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Leonard Graves ; host, Peter Graves.
Other Contributors Technical advisor, Walter Karig ; original music score, Richard Rodgers.
Language English
Notes Documentary.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast by NBC 1952-1953.
System Details DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
Description 4 videodiscs (11 hr., 30 min.) : sound, black and white with color sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0767057066 (set)
9780767057066 (set)
0767057074 (vol. 1)
9780767057073 (vol. 1)
0767057082 (vol. 2)
9780767057080 (vol. 2)
0767057090 (vol. 3)
9780767057097 (vol. 3)
0767057104 (vol. 4)
9780767057103 (vol. 4)
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