How Winston Churchill changed the world

Format: DVD 2018
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Northland Public Library Nonfiction 941.085 SH4 (DVD)
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Summary
Enjoy a multifaceted exploration of Winston Churchill's life, accomplishments, and legacies in 24 lectures that unfurl like a great story. Delve into Churchill's military leadership during World War I and World War II, his abiding passion for history and public speaking, and his political relationships with historical giants like Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Queen Elizabeth II.
Contents
disc 1: lecture 1. Churchill and the muse of history
lecture 2. Young Churchill
lecture 3. Churchill, the Edwardian Titan
lecture 4. Churchill's rise to the admiralty
lecture 5. Churchill and failure in World War I
lecture 6. Churchill in war and peace. disc 2: lecture 7. Churchill as chancellor of the exchequer
lecture 8. The rise of tyranny in the 1930s
lecture 9. Churchill as author and historian
lecture 10. The gathering storm in Nazi Germany
lecture 11. Churchill in the age of appeasement
lecture 12. The road to Dunkirk. disc 3: lecture 13. Churchill in power
lecture 14. Surviving the Nazi blitz
lecture 15. Turning the tide against Hitler
lecture 16. Churchill and Roosevelt
lecture 17. Churchill and Stalin
lecture 18. Debating Churchill's wartime leadership. disc 4: lecture 19. Churchill from Tehran to Yalta
lecture 20. Peace, Churchill, and the British voter
lecture 21. Churchill on the Iron Curtain
lecture 22. Churchill and Britain's postwar crisis
lecture 23. Churchill's return to power
lecture 24. Churchill and the legacy of freedom.

Additional Information
Series Great courses (DVD). Modern history.
Subjects Churchill, Winston, -- 1874-1965.
World War, 1939-1945.
Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Lectures.
Educational films.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Chantilly, VA :2018
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Shelden, Michael, speaker.
Perez-Thompson, Ines I., film producer.
Bittle, Steve, editor of moving image work, film producer.
Allen, Jim M. (Film director), film director.
Moraes, Roberto de, film director.
Teaching Company, publisher.
Participants/Performers Lecturer, Michael Shelden.
Language English
In English; closed-captioned in English.
Notes "24 lectures/30 minutes per lecture."
Title from container.
"Course no. 8400."
Program content: ©2018.
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation.
Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 12 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (iv, 171 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Bibliography Notes Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 163-166).
ISBN 1629975818
9781629975818
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