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Prelude to war / War Dept., Special Services Division ; produced & directed by Frank Capra.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell DVD 940.54 PRE (Text) 36823001553430 AV Educational Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's ed.
  • Publisher: La Crosse, Wisc. : Platinum, 2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features includes Quiz.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Eric Knight & Anthony Weiler, screenwriter ; Alfred Newman, composer ; editor, William Hornbeck.
Summary, etc.:
The first film recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The second film documets the relentless advance of Germany's mighty military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims with blitzkrieg tactics and spread through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland.
System Details Note:
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Awards Note:
Academy Award for Best Documentary, 1942.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Causes.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns.
United States > History, Military.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre: Documentary films.

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