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The battle of China [electronic resource].

Capra, Frank, 1897-1991 (Producer, Director). Veiller, Anthony, 1903-1965 (Screenwriter, Narrator). Heller, Robert. (Screenwriter). Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974 (Director). Hornbeck, William, 1901-1983 (Film editor). Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979 (Composer). Huston, Walter, 1884-1950 (Narrator). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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Why we fight ; #6.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 63 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2019.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Frank Capra.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators, Walter Huston, Anthony Veiller.
Summary, etc.:
An installment of director Frank Capra's propaganda series during World War II, this documentary examines the full and rich Chinese culture and history, while highlighting the Japanese invasion of China and the reasons Japan seeks to conquer the country. Depicting numerous atrocities inflicted upon the Chinese people, the film brings to light the need for U.S. involvement in the war effort. Capra also captures the determined will and spirit of those already fighting for freedom.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 > China.
World War, 1939-1945 > Japan.
Japan > History > 1912-1945.
China > History > 1937-1945.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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