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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Part||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|APLS-Decatur||VID 940.5426 CRU (Text)||v.1||34207002024694||VIDA||Available||-|
|APLS-Decatur||VID 940.5426 CRU (Text)||v.2||34207002024702||VIDA||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (600 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [Dunellen, NJ] : Digiview Entertainment, .
|General Note:|| Title from container.
Film sources: U.S. Department of Defense, Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Australian Government Information Service, British Information Service, New Zealand Army, Netherlands Information Service, March of Time, Newsreel Pool, captured Japanese film from U.S. National Archives and Office of Alien Property.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Disc 1. Crusade in the Pacific -- Awakening in the Pacific -- The rise of the Japanese empire -- America goes to war in the Pacific -- The U.S. and the Philippines -- The navy holds 1942 -- Disc 2 Guadalcanal, America's first offensive -- War in the north, the Aleutians -- The road back, New Guinea -- Up the Solomon's ladder--Bouganville -- Attack in the Central Pacific: Makin and Tarawa -- The war at sea -- Disc 3. Speeding up the attack, The Marshalls -- Stepping stones to the Philippines -- The war in the China-Burma-India theater -- Palau: the fight for Bloody Nose Ridge -- MacArthur returns to the Philippines -- Disc 4. Bloody Iwo -- At Japan's doorstep, Okinawa -- The air war on Japan -- The surrender and occupation of Japan -- Shifting tides in the Orient -- War in Korea.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Producer, Arthur B. Tourtellot ; film editing and compilation, Jack Bush ... [et al.] ; research, Jane Bartels, Allen Dibble, Isabella Kohn.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator: Westbrook Van Voorhis.
|Summary, etc.:|| This documentary covers the entire saga of World War II in the Pacific theatre, utilizing film footage shot by cameramen on both sides of the War, originally broadcast on television in 1951.
|System Details Note:|| DVD.
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