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A&E Classroom, The Price of Peace: FDR
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directed by John Alan Kane; produced by Caleb B. Stratton, in A&E Classroom (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005, originally published 1962), 45 mins
This depiction of Franklin D. Roosevelt focuses on the war years, a time characterized by his reassuring 'fireside chats.'
directed by John Alan Kane; produced by Caleb B. Stratton, in A&E Classroom (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005, originally published 1962), 45 mins
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America at War, 1, The Undersea Stranglers
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in America at War, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 20 mins
Objectives of the program include: Know when the U.S. Navy first obtained submarines and considered their early limitations, become aware of what the Japanese overlooked at Pearl Harbor that led to the empire's strangulation, discover who and what taught the U.S. Navy how to best use submarines, comprehend the imp...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in America at War, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 20 mins
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Trench Warfare in World War I
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005; in Death Lines, America at War, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 3 mins
Objectives of the program include: Learn of the difficulties involved in attacking defensive lines in modern warfare, be exposed to the painful struggles of the foot soldiers engaged in assaulting or defending battle lines, come to know about the famous battles at Mount Cassino in Italy and of Hamburger Hill in Vi...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005; in Death Lines, America at War, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 3 mins
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America at War, 4, The Deadly Mistakes
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in America at War, 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 17 mins
Objectives of the program include: Comprehend that despite the high success rate of the United States' wars, many American military leaders have made calamitous blunders, appreciate how the confusions of war can cause epic mistakes, discover how Allied errors prolonged World War II, be exposed to critical opinions...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in America at War, 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 17 mins
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Discussion of Low-Level Bombers and Other Military Aircraft Used in World War II
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005; in Low-Level, America at War, 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1990), 10 mins
On this episode of America at War, Low Level, a look is taken at at how American Air doctrine slowly came down out of the clouds and became supreme.
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005; in Low-Level, America at War, 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1990), 10 mins
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America at War, 8, Aces High
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in America at War, 8 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1990), 20 mins
All the brave men who fought and died in the sky for the United States were well-appreciated. But fighter jocks were special. It was why John Wayne flew Hellcats, not B-17s in the movies. And why the story of America's fighter pilots in their journey from kite to flying bullet is so fascinating. Follow along as th...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Mort Zimmerman, fl. 1983-2005, in America at War, 8 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1990), 20 mins
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Battleline, 12, Malta
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directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 12 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 22 mins
Whoever controls the key island of Malta, controls the Mediterranean. When bombs alone don’t destroy British-held positions, the Germans attempt to starve the Maltese by sinking supply ships. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the ba...
directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 12 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 22 mins
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Battleline, 13, Ploesti
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directed by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982; produced by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982, in Battleline, 13 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996, originally published 1963), 22 mins
Refineries in the Romanian city of Ploesti provide a third of the oil needed for the German war machine. Perilous and costly Allied air raids eventually cripple output, turning the heavily fortified city into ashes. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers o...
directed by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982; produced by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982, in Battleline, 13 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996, originally published 1963), 22 mins
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Battleline, 29, Battle of the Gothic Line
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in Battleline, 29 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997, originally published 1963), 22 mins
The Gothic Line formed Field Marshal Albert Kesselring's last major line of defense in the final stages of World War II along the summits of the Apennines during the fighting retreat of German forces in Italy. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both...
in Battleline, 29 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997, originally published 1963), 22 mins
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Battleline, 32, Burma
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directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 32 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997, originally published 1964), 22 mins
Promising liberation from colonial rule for all Asian people, the Japanese march across Burma in early 1944 on their way to India. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline in Burma.
directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 32 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997, originally published 1964), 22 mins
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