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Great Blunders in History, The Fall of Crete
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Great Blunders in History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 40 mins
The Germans seize the island of Crete in a daring airborne operation.
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Great Blunders in History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 40 mins
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Battleline, 9, The Fall of Crete
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directed by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982; produced by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982, in Battleline, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996, originally published 1964), 22 mins
In March 1941 the British were forced to evacuate Greece as Hitler's army came to Mussolini's aid in capturing the strategic nation. On the island of Crete, the tired, ill-equipped British were no match for German paratroopers who soon captured key airfields and ports, putting the eastern Mediterranean in jeopardy...
directed by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982; produced by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982, in Battleline, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996, originally published 1964), 22 mins
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Silent Wings: The American Glider Pilots of World War II
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directed by Robert Child, 1963- (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2007, originally published 2007), 2 hours 22 mins
Narrated by Hal Holbrook, Silent Wings - The American Glider Pilots of WWII reveals the critical role gliders played in World War II offensives. Thousands of lives were saved and battles won because of their efforts. From the early race to build gliders to the D-Day invasion at Normandy and Nazi Germany's final su...
directed by Robert Child, 1963- (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2007, originally published 2007), 2 hours 22 mins
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