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As It Happened, The Cuban Missile Crisis
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in As It Happened (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 22 mins
This documentary, published by A&E Television Networks, is about the Cuban Missile Crisis.
in As It Happened (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 22 mins
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Big Picture, Episode 645, Army in Action - Years of Menace
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in Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (RG111), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records, in Big Picture, Episode 645 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1975), 28 mins
During the late 1950s and early 1960s, the combat readiness of the United States Army had to be one of great versatility. Along with the rest of our military establishment, the Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force, the Army served as a potent part of a massive deterring force to prevent the big Cold War from suddenly...
in Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (RG111), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records, in Big Picture, Episode 645 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1975), 28 mins
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Declassified, Castro: The Survivor
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produced by Susan Shearer, in Declassified (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 46 mins
Fidel Castro, the infamous Cuban dictator, has long been the target of a protracted and often bizarre series of assassination attempts. This program explores Castro's fascinating political career and his baffling ability to survive the more than 600 attempts on his life.
produced by Susan Shearer, in Declassified (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 46 mins
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The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara
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directed by Errol Morris, 1948-; produced by Errol Morris, 1948-, Michael Williams, 1957- and Julie Ahlberg, fl. 1982-2016, Sony Pictures Classics, RadicalMedia, SenArt Films and Globe Department Store; performed by Robert McNamara, 1916-2009, John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 and Fidel Castro, 1926-2016 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2003), 1 hour 47 mins,
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Former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now - for the first time ever - he sits down one on one with award-winning director Errol Morris (The Thin Blue Line) to offer a ca...
directed by Errol Morris, 1948-; produced by Errol Morris, 1948-, Michael Williams, 1957- and Julie Ahlberg, fl. 1982-2016, Sony Pictures Classics, RadicalMedia, SenArt Films and Globe Department Store; performed by Robert McNamara, 1916-2009, John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 and Fidel Castro, 1926-2016 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2003), 1 hour 47 mins,
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In Conversation With The Presidents' Men, Ben Bradlee
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directed by William Karel, 1940-, in In Conversation With The Presidents' Men (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2000, originally published 2000), 34 mins
Ben Bradlee – Newsweek journalist and advisor to JFK, Editor of the Washington Post (68 to 73). Based on the 3 part documentary Secrets Of State, this behind-the-scene series uncovers the secret history of American diplomacy – from the Bay of Pigs to Vietnam or the Gulf War – through talks with the most infl...
directed by William Karel, 1940-, in In Conversation With The Presidents' Men (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2000, originally published 2000), 34 mins
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Infamous Assassinations, 26, The Assassination of John F. Kennedy
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Philip Nugus, in Infamous Assassinations, 26 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007, originally published 2007), 26 mins
By 22 November 1963, the date of his assassination, President Kennedy had made many enemies. He had declared war on the Mafia, racial prejudice and the industrial/military interest in Vietnam. He had humiliated Krushchev and Castro, who both wanted revenge over the Cuban Missile Crisis. Even to this day, conjectur...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Philip Nugus, in Infamous Assassinations, 26 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007, originally published 2007), 26 mins
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Investigative Reports, Civil Defense: The War At Home
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produced by Ruben Norte, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2011, originally published 1994), 42 mins
Civil Defense is a nostalgic and often wacky look at the agency designed to prepare the U.S. for the worst and the propaganda it fed to a more innocent America during the 1950s.
produced by Ruben Norte, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2011, originally published 1994), 42 mins
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Main Event, 17, 1959
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produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Main Event, 17 (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment), 5 mins
In 1959 Fidel Castro overthrew Cuban dictator Baptiste to become prime minister of embattled Cuba. The country remained under Castro's control for nearly half a century. On January 8, Castro's army rolled victoriously into Havana, amid crowds of jubilant supporters, and eight days later was sworn in as Prime Minis...
produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Main Event, 17 (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment), 5 mins
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Modern U.S. History: From Cold War to Hostage Crisis, Unit Two, 1961-1968
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directed by Susan Eikov Green, fl. 1988; produced by Guidance Associates, in Modern U.S. History: From Cold War to Hostage Crisis, Unit Two (Mount Kisco, NY: Guidance Associates, 1986), 44 mins
Focuses on the Kennedy-Johnson years, as the struggle for black civil rights to a climax, led by Martin Luther King, Jr. America faces the Cuban Missile Crisis and Kennedy's assassination, and the country divided bitterly over escalating involvement in Vietnam.
directed by Susan Eikov Green, fl. 1988; produced by Guidance Associates, in Modern U.S. History: From Cold War to Hostage Crisis, Unit Two (Mount Kisco, NY: Guidance Associates, 1986), 44 mins
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Seapower to Superpower, 5, Space, the Great Commons
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directed by James Hyslop; produced by Richard Nielsen and Robert Linnell, in Seapower to Superpower, 5 (Harrington, NY: Janson Media, 2006, originally published 2001), 47 mins
Naval strategists had concluded, with the arrival of cheap land transportation, that the advantage of seapower would be transferred to a land-based empire. By 1946, that challenger, the USSR, had arrived, and with it, atomic power, missiles and satellites. Space, the Great Commons explores the war over space betwe...
directed by James Hyslop; produced by Richard Nielsen and Robert Linnell, in Seapower to Superpower, 5 (Harrington, NY: Janson Media, 2006, originally published 2001), 47 mins
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