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Great Blunders in History, The Wooden Flat Tops
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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, 1998), 17 mins
During World War II, aircraft carriers' wooden decks cause thousands of casualties.
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, 1998), 17 mins
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Discussion of Walter Krueger and the Formation of the Alamo Scouts, 1943
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directed by Richard I. Schmidt; in Alamo Scouts, History's Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 7 mins
This episode features a few of the Alamo Scouts. Also ASA Historian, Lance Q. Zedric and Army Historian, LTC (Ret) George B. Eaton.
directed by Richard I. Schmidt; in Alamo Scouts, History's Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 7 mins
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Discussion of U.S. Navy Ships Used in World War II, 1942-1945
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; in The Fall and Rise of the Dreadnought, America at War, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1990), 9 mins
Objectives of the program include: comprehend why the battleship has gone in and out of favor as the capital ship of the U.S. Navy, learn why the formidable dreadnought was not a major weapon in World War I, know of the battleship's unique advantages, discover why the real battleship war took place in the Pacific...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; in The Fall and Rise of the Dreadnought, America at War, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1990), 9 mins
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U.S. Submarines on
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produced by Jim Hense, fl. 2002-2016; in Silent and Deep, Color of War, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 5 mins
This program takes a look at submarine warfare during World War II.
produced by Jim Hense, fl. 2002-2016; in Silent and Deep, Color of War, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 5 mins
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Amphibious Attacks Staged by U.S. Troops in the Pacific in World War II, 1942-1943
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005; in The Alligator Strikes, America at War, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 4 mins
Objectives of the program include: understand why early U.S. amphibious invasions in World War II were successful despite undeveloped techniques, learn why the African and Italian campaigns were unnecessarily long and difficult, know the scenario of a seaborne invasion, discover why the assault at Omaha Beach in N...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005; in The Alligator Strikes, America at War, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 4 mins
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Discussion of U.S. Navy
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produced by Jon Wesslen; in Clearing The Way, Color of War, 15 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 8 mins
Combat engineers clear minefields and build airfields on remote coral outcroppings.
produced by Jon Wesslen; in Clearing The Way, Color of War, 15 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 8 mins
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Discussion of 1840s' Practices of Capturing and Butchering Whales
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directed by Jon Tindall; produced by Sophie Levy; in 19th Century American Whaleman, Day in Their Lives, 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 12 mins
This groundbreaking series travels through time to recreate the daily lives of ordinary people during extraordinary times. Each episode draws on historical records, first-person accounts, digital imagery, dramatic re-enactments and archival footage (where available) to paint detailed, accurate pictures of daily li...
directed by Jon Tindall; produced by Sophie Levy; in 19th Century American Whaleman, Day in Their Lives, 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 12 mins
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