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The Resource The road to World War II, series producer, Anthony Potter ; executive producer, Alan Landsburg ; produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc, (DVD Discs 1-3)

The road to World War II, series producer, Anthony Potter ; executive producer, Alan Landsburg ; produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc, (DVD Discs 1-3)

Label
The road to World War II
Title
The road to World War II
Statement of responsibility
series producer, Anthony Potter ; executive producer, Alan Landsburg ; produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc
Title variation
  • World War II
  • Between the wars
  • Readers Digest the road to World War II
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A 16-part series that examines the events between the end of World war I in 1918 and the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 through newsreels, soundtracks, and archival footage
Cataloging source
FDL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Charles Musser ; created by Herb Schmertz ; written and produced by Anthony Ross Potter
Dewey number
940.53
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
D720
LC item number
.R63 2011
PerformerNote
Host: Eric Sevareid
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1912-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sevareid, Eric
  • Potter, Anthony Ross
  • Landsburg, Alan
  • Anthony Potter Productions
  • Reeves Entertainment Group
  • Reader's Digest Association
  • Questar, Inc
Runtime
420
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World politics
  • World politics
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The road to World War II, series producer, Anthony Potter ; executive producer, Alan Landsburg ; produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc, (DVD Discs 1-3)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a televison series in 1978
  • Special features include over 50 Hearst newsreels
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • FDR and Hitler: The dynamics of power.
  • Disc 4.
  • America in the Pacific.
  • The recognition of Russian Latin America.
  • Disc 5.
  • The Italian-Ethiopian war.
  • The Spanish Civil War.
  • The phony war.
  • Disc 6.
  • FDR and Churchill.
  • Disc 1.
  • Japan invades China.
  • War comes to Pearl Harbor
  • Versailles: The lost peace.
  • Return to isolationism.
  • The first SALT talks.
  • Disc 2. Radio, racism and foreign policy.
  • The Great Depression and foreign affairs.
  • Disc 3.
  • FDR and Hitler: The rise to power.
Control code
ocn759966563
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 7 hr.)
Isbn
9781594646560
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
QD8126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)759966563
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; region 0 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The road to World War II, series producer, Anthony Potter ; executive producer, Alan Landsburg ; produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with Reeves Entertainment Group ; The Reader's Digest Association, Inc, (DVD Discs 1-3)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a televison series in 1978
  • Special features include over 50 Hearst newsreels
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • FDR and Hitler: The dynamics of power.
  • Disc 4.
  • America in the Pacific.
  • The recognition of Russian Latin America.
  • Disc 5.
  • The Italian-Ethiopian war.
  • The Spanish Civil War.
  • The phony war.
  • Disc 6.
  • FDR and Churchill.
  • Disc 1.
  • Japan invades China.
  • War comes to Pearl Harbor
  • Versailles: The lost peace.
  • Return to isolationism.
  • The first SALT talks.
  • Disc 2. Radio, racism and foreign policy.
  • The Great Depression and foreign affairs.
  • Disc 3.
  • FDR and Hitler: The rise to power.
Control code
ocn759966563
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 7 hr.)
Isbn
9781594646560
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
QD8126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)759966563
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; region 0 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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