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The Resource World war II : why we fight, produced by Frank Capra

World war II : why we fight, produced by Frank Capra

Label
World war II : why we fight
Title
World war II
Title remainder
why we fight
Statement of responsibility
produced by Frank Capra
Title variation
Why we fight
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Propaganda series originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort
Related
Cataloging source
KZS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Frank Capra ; director, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller, Eric Knight ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Alfred Newman, Dimitri Tiomkin
PerformerNote
Narrators, Walter Huston and Anthony Veiler; music by the Army Air Force Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1897-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Army Air Force Orchestra
  • United States
  • United States
  • GoodTimes Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
415
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Motion pictures in propaganda
  • Propaganda, American
Technique
live action
Label
World war II : why we fight, produced by Frank Capra
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a 7 part motion picture between 1942-1944 "by the War Department Signed Corps, Army Service Forces for the Morale Services Division"
  • Originally titled, Why we fight
  • Reissued as a set of videorecordings
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Prelude to war (53 min.). The Nazis strike (42 min.) -- disc 2. Divide and conquer (54 min.). The Battle of Britain (52 min.) -- disc 3. The Battle of Russia (83 min.) -- disc 4. The Battle of China (65 min.). War comes to America (66 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (415 min.)
Isbn
9780766204966
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
04-F56
System details
DVD, "Compatible With All DVD Players"
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
World war II : why we fight, produced by Frank Capra
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a 7 part motion picture between 1942-1944 "by the War Department Signed Corps, Army Service Forces for the Morale Services Division"
  • Originally titled, Why we fight
  • Reissued as a set of videorecordings
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Prelude to war (53 min.). The Nazis strike (42 min.) -- disc 2. Divide and conquer (54 min.). The Battle of Britain (52 min.) -- disc 3. The Battle of Russia (83 min.) -- disc 4. The Battle of China (65 min.). War comes to America (66 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (415 min.)
Isbn
9780766204966
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
04-F56
System details
DVD, "Compatible With All DVD Players"
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

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      3400 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, US
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