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6 Battle for the Gulf, 4 of 6, The 19th Province
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in 6 Battle for the Gulf, 4 of 6 (London, England: SW Pictures, 2001), 51 mins
The Cairo conference, the diplomatic offensive, the exodus of refugees from Kuwait, the military mobilization and the Allied decision to go on the offensive on November 8th, 1990. The occupation of Kuwait, the organisation of the resistance, the military build-up of 700,000 troops and the final diplomatic rounds....
in 6 Battle for the Gulf, 4 of 6 (London, England: SW Pictures, 2001), 51 mins
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60 Minutes, Rooney: Foreign News
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produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2005), 3 mins
November 28, 2005 - '60 Minutes' commentator Andy Rooney peruses foreign papers for news that may have been missed in the United States.
produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2005), 3 mins
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Ancient Sites of the World, Must-See Egypt
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directed by Mark Finkelpearl; produced by Patrick Gilbert, in Ancient Sites of the World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002, originally published 2002), 52 mins
Egypt has a 5000-year-old history and because of this, from the Mediterranean coast in the north to the border with Sudan in the south, there is more to see in Egypt than in almost any other tourist destination in the world. This programme features the best places to visit in this astounding country. The magnifice...
directed by Mark Finkelpearl; produced by Patrick Gilbert, in Ancient Sites of the World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002, originally published 2002), 52 mins
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Century of Flight, 3, The Helicopter Story
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
How the helicopter evolved into today’s multi-purpose aerial vehicles. In the beginning, the Autogiro, the first helicopters. The Helicopter goes to war - German use in conjunction with U-boats, US Coast Guard’s helicopters, RAF’s autogiro flight. Some colour footage. Truly multi-role (military) - developmen...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
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Century of Flight, 7, Struggle for the Skies
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
Fighter developments and the great air battles. Colour collage of World War II fighters. All powerful Luftwaffe - Poland 1939 and France 1940. The Critical Contest - Battle of Britain 1940, including the tactics used by both sides. Colour graphics and diagrams are used. The Fighter War in Europe - Eastern and West...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
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Century of Flight, 12, The Parachute Story
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 12 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
How parachuting has evolved over the century. Parachute formation team in action and military para drop. The early days - from Garnerin’s first parachute descent in a balloon in 1797 to the first parachute jump from an aircraft in 1912. The parachute goes to war - use by balloon observers during World War I but...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 12 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
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Century of Flight, 23, The Romance of the Air
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Philip Nugus, in Century of Flight, 23 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
A review of heroic days of civil aviation. How civil airlines began in Europe and USA during the 1920s. Airship versus Aircraft - rivalry for transatlantic routes, culminating in the R101 and Hindenburg airship disasters. British Imperial Airways and Pan Am flying boat services. Airmindedness - air shows, aerobati...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Philip Nugus, in Century of Flight, 23 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
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Century of Flight, 24, To the Furthest Corners of the Globe
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 24 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
Aerial exploration and its offshoots. Aerial views of the Amazon jungle, Himalayas, deserts of Arabia, Antarctica. Early aerial exploration - especially in the Amazon, the polar regions, Africa, Middle East, first overflight of Everest in 1933. Aerial exploration today - use of aircraft to support expeditions, esp...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 24 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
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Century of Flight, 26, The Future of Flight
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 26 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
What we might see in the 21st Century. Stealth aircraft in flight. Current frontiers of technology - Stealth, fly-by-wire, swingwing, VTOL. Air Combat of the Future - the X-30 aircraft trials into future air combat, supersonic VSTOL aircraft, and other concepts. What of the helicopter? - the feasibility of helicop...
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 26 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
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Chronicle, City of the Dead
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produced by Julia Cave, in Chronicle (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1982, originally published 1982), 50 mins
Professor Colin Renfrew visits Mohenjo Daro, an ancient city on the River Indus in Pakistan, discovered early this century. From artefacts and buildings excavated, he examines the clues that help unravel this enigmatic society.
produced by Julia Cave, in Chronicle (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1982, originally published 1982), 50 mins
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