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Seeds of war ; The war begins ; The western front [videorecording] / produced by CBS News ; producers, John Sharnik, Isaac Kleinerman ; narration written by John Sharnik, S.L.A. Marshall.

Publication:
Beverly Hills, CA : Fox Video ; [New York, NY] : CBS Video, c1994.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (ca. 146 min.) : sd., b&w with col. introductory sequence ; 1/2 in.
Series:
World War I ; v. 1
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
World War, 1914-1918 -- Causes.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Belgium.
Schlieffen Plan.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.
Germany -- History -- 1871-1918.
Great Britain -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Germany -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Television series.
Documentary television programs.
System Details:
VHS; Hi-fi.
Summary:
These three episodes of the eleven-part documentary series trace the roots and major early battles of World War I in Europe. Includes German aggression in and occupation of Belgium, the entry of Britain into the war, the sinking of the Lusitania, the stalemate of the Western Front, and the Lafayette Escadrille, an air force of expatriate American pilots.
Participant:
Narrated by Robert Ryan.
Credits:
Still motion photography by Howard Jensen; animation camera, Jerry Merola; film editors, Robert Collinson, Victor Kanefsky; original music by Morton Gould.
Notes:
Videocassette release of three episodes of a 1988 television program.
Contributor:
Sharnik, John. , Producer, Author
Marshall, S. L. A. (Samuel Lyman Atwood), 1900-1977. , Author
Kleinerman, Isaac. , Producer
Ryan, Robert. , Narrator
Gould, Morton, 1913-1996 ,
CBS News. , Producer
CBS Video (Firm) , Distributor
Fox Video (Firm) , Distributor
Contains:
Seeds of war.
War begins.
Western front.
OCLC:
63661038
Publisher Number:
Cat. #5926/1 CBS Video