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The Resource The war of the world : a new history of the 20th century, [a production of Blakeway Productions, a Ten Alps Company, for Channel 4 and PBS in association with Thirteen/WNET New York] ; written and hosted by Niall Ferguson ; directors, Adrian Pennink, Simon Chu, (DVD)

The war of the world : a new history of the 20th century, [a production of Blakeway Productions, a Ten Alps Company, for Channel 4 and PBS in association with Thirteen/WNET New York] ; written and hosted by Niall Ferguson ; directors, Adrian Pennink, Simon Chu, (DVD)

Label
The war of the world : a new history of the 20th century
Title
The war of the world
Title remainder
a new history of the 20th century
Statement of responsibility
[a production of Blakeway Productions, a Ten Alps Company, for Channel 4 and PBS in association with Thirteen/WNET New York] ; written and hosted by Niall Ferguson ; directors, Adrian Pennink, Simon Chu
Title variation
  • New history of the 20th century
  • New history of the twentieth century
Contributor
Author
Cinematographer
Director
Distributor
Film editor
Host
Musician
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The film considers the unparalleled stretch of violence during the 20th century as a single, unrelenting 'war of the world' that began with Japan's invasion of Russia in 1904 and continued through the Korean War all the way to an ongoing 'Third World's War'"--Container
Cataloging source
GZD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Dewald Aukema, Chris Wood, Vaughan Matthews, Ashley Meneely ; editors, Joby Gee, Guy Crossman, Tom Deverell ; music, Jack Ketch, Emma Smith
Dewey number
355.02
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned.
LC call number
JZ6385
LC item number
.W38 2008
PerformerNote
Host: Niall Ferguson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ferguson, Niall
  • Pennink, Adrian
  • Chu, Simon
  • Aukema, Dewald
  • Wood, Chris
  • Matthews, Vaughan
  • Meneely, Ashley
  • Gee, Joby
  • Crossman, Guy
  • Deverell, Tom
  • Tibbetts, John C
  • Smith, Emma
  • Blakeway Productions
  • Ten Alps Company
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • War
  • World politics
Technique
live action
Label
The war of the world : a new history of the 20th century, [a production of Blakeway Productions, a Ten Alps Company, for Channel 4 and PBS in association with Thirteen/WNET New York] ; written and hosted by Niall Ferguson ; directors, Adrian Pennink, Simon Chu, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of the 2007 production
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The clash of empires -- A tainted victory -- The icebox
Control code
ocn237330541
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780793694075
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887009089
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WAWO601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)237330541
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced for 16x9 televisions); stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The war of the world : a new history of the 20th century, [a production of Blakeway Productions, a Ten Alps Company, for Channel 4 and PBS in association with Thirteen/WNET New York] ; written and hosted by Niall Ferguson ; directors, Adrian Pennink, Simon Chu, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of the 2007 production
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The clash of empires -- A tainted victory -- The icebox
Control code
ocn237330541
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9780793694075
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887009089
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WAWO601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)237330541
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced for 16x9 televisions); stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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