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East Asia

Program Title: The World at War: Volume 1
EASC Code: AW-04
Series Title:
Region/Country: Asia
Language: English, Other
Subject: History
Program Type: Documentary
Media Type: DVD
Release Date: 1973
Running Time: 412 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: This is the definitive film about World War II, made using the most dramatic documetnary footage ever seen. An astounding, powerful and informative work, THE WORLD AT WAR features penetrating interviews with statemen and military leaders of the time, in addition to action at the fronts and in the war rooms around the world. Futhur, THE WORLD AT WAR chronicles events through the experiences of ordinary men and women- American, British, German, Japanese and Russian, uninformed and civilian- who lived and fought through the most momentous conflict in world history.

Volume One:

The Making of the World at War
A new Germany 1933-39
Distant War September 1939-May 1940
France Falls May-June 1940
Alone-May 1940- May 1941
Barbarossa June-December 1941
Banzai!-Japan 1931-1942
On Our Way- U.S.A. 1939-1942
Data Entry Date: 1/18/2005