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Battleline, 7, Tobruk
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directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 1964), 20 mins
Maintaining control of the Libyan city of Tobruk was crucial to the Allied war effort; loss of the strategic Mediterranean port would shorten Axis supply lines. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline in Tobruk.
directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 1964), 20 mins
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President Obama Salutes the People of Libya
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 12 mins
In a high-level meeting at the U.N. General Assembly, the President vows the new country has a friend in the US.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 12 mins
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British Operations in Cyrenaica, Libya and the Construction of the Gazala line, 1941-1942
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; in The Impregnable Gazala Line, Great Blunders in History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 6 mins
In the spring of 1942, the British constructed what they believed was an impregnable defense line in Libya. Learn why it proved to be fatally flawed and how Germany's General Rommel almost succeeded in driving the British back across the other side of the Suez Canal.
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; in The Impregnable Gazala Line, Great Blunders in History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 6 mins
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President Obama Delivers a Statement on Libya
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 2 mins
President Barack Obama delivers a statement to the press on the situation in Libya.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 2 mins
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President Obama on the Situation in Libya
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 6 mins
The President says that his Administration and the international community are united in their insistence that Libya refrain from using violence against its citizens. He also says that his Administration is monitoring developments throughout the Middle Ea
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 6 mins
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President Obama's Statement on Libya
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 9 mins
The President says that the United States stands ready to act as part of an international coalition if Moammar Qaddafi does not immediately stop attacks on civilians and honor the terms of a cease-fire agreement.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 9 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 44, December 24, 1941
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 44 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1941, originally published 1941), 8 mins
This newsreel features WWII and military alliances.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 44 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1941, originally published 1941), 8 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 959, March 4, 1941
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 959 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1941, originally published 1941), 17 mins
This newsreel features the film-making industry.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 959 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1941, originally published 1941), 17 mins
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Weekly Address: Bringing Home Our Troops
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 3 mins
President Obama discusses how the death of Moammar Qadhafi in Libya and the announcement that troops from Iraq will return home by the end of the year are strong reminders that the United States has renewed its leadership in the world.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 3 mins
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President Obama Authorizes Limited Military Action in Libya
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 3 mins
The President announces that he has authorized the United States military to commence a limited military action as part of an internal effort to protect Libyan citizens after Muammar Qaddafi refused to pursue an immediate cease-fire. The President made hi
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 3 mins
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