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The war of the world : a new history of the 20th century

Ferguson, Niall. (Added Author). Pennink, Adrian. (Added Author). Chu, Simon. (Added Author). Aukema, Dewald. (Added Author). Wood, Chris, cinematographer. (Added Author). Matthews, Vaughan. (Added Author). Meneely, Ashley. (Added Author). Gee, Joby, 1966- (Added Author). Crossman, Guy. (Added Author). Deverell, Tom. (Added Author). Tibbetts, John C. (Added Author). Smith, Emma, composer. (Added Author). Blakeway Productions. (Added Author). Ten Alps Company. (Added Author). Channel Four (Great Britain) (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) (Added Author). WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Montezuma PL - Montezuma DVD 355 NR (Text) 36754000241240 Non-Fiction DVD Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD 355.02 War (Text) 31208911677369 audiovisual Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0793694078
  • ISBN: 9780793694075
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally produced as a documentary in 2007.
Formatted Contents Note: The clash of empires -- A tainted victory -- The icebox.
Creation/Production 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.
Participant or Performer Note: Host: Niall Ferguson.
Summary, etc.: "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.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; widescreen (enhanced for 16x9 televisions); stereo; NTSC.
Language Note:
Subject: War 20th century
War Causes 20th century
World politics 20th century
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
War (Nonfiction) -- Television.
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