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A wing and a prayer videorecording (DVD) / by Boaz Dvir.

Dvir, Boaz. (Added Author). Baldwin, William 1963- (Added Author). WPBT2 (Television Station : Miami, Fla.) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greentown PL - Greentown DVD 956.042 WING (Text) 75342000084893 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) color and black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Miami, Florida : WPBT2, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
This disc was manufactured using the DVD-R format and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Title from videodisc label.
Summary, etc.:
"A Wing and a Prayer tells the virtually unknown story of World War II veteran aviators who in 1948 raced against the clock to prevent a second Holocaust. The film features interviews with nearly 20 of the operation's key members, their family members, and historians, including exclusives with the late Al Schwimmer, the operation's legendary mastermind commander and chief pilot, Sam Lewis."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Schimmer, Al, 1917-2011.
Lewis, Sam, 1912-1995.
Arab-Israeli conflict > History.
Israel-Arab Ward, > 1948-1949 > Personal narratives.
Air pilots > Israel.
Israel > History > 1948-1967.
Palestine > History > 1917-1948.
Genre: Documentary films.

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