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Glorious triumphs and great tragedies / Reader's Digest Association ; created by Wendy Maples ; producer, Ian McLeod ; director, Christopher Rowley.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington DVD GLO (Text) 32572000295105 CVBPLC DVD Section Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 902 GLO (Text) 30032001612453 DVD NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1568559836
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : Distributed by Questar, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle on container: Journey to 13 unforgettable events.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Egypt: Treasures of Tutankhamen -- Mystery of the lost ark -- Pompeii: Day of destruction -- The tragedy of Anne Boleyn -- Taj Mahal, a love story -- Gettysburg, the bloodiest battle -- The Panama Canal, against all odds -- Titanic, the Atlantic disaster -- Last days of the Romanovs -- Pearl Harbor, day of infamy -- The D-Day invasion -- The riddle of the Dead Sea Scrolls -- Everest: Adventure at the top of the world.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Leonard Nimoy.
Summary, etc.:
Uses archival footage and reenactments to capture the full of emotion of 13 historic events.
System Details Note:
DVD, stereo.
Subject: History > Miscellanea.
Curiosities and wonders.

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