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The Resource Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1940-1949, a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production

Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1940-1949, a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production

Label
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1940-1949
Title
Witness to history
Title remainder
days that shook the world : 1940-1949
Statement of responsibility
a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production
Title variation
  • Witness to history: Milestones of the 20th century
  • Witness to history: 1940-1949, Days that shook the world
  • Witness to history days that shook the world, 1940-1949
  • Days that shook the world, 1940-1949
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This video describes key events in the decade of 1940-1949 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Cataloging source
VPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers: Gary Tarpinian, Paninee Theeranuntawat, Chris Davies, Robert Jackson ; British Pathe, PowerSports Millennium
Date time place
Videocassette release of the 1999 production
PerformerNote
Narrated by Charlie O'Donnell
Runtime
30
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1940-1949, a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1940-1949: Introduction -- June 4, 1940 - Dunkirk Evacuation 340,000 Allied Troops Escape Capture -- December 7, 1941 - Pearl Harbor Attacked America Enters WWII -- June 6, 1942 - Battle of Midway-Turning Point in the Pacific -- October 3, 1942 - V-2 Rocket Breaks Sound Barrier -- June 6, 1944 - D-Day -- January 27, 1945 - Discovery of the Holocaust -- April 12, 1945 - President Franklin D. Roosevelt Dies in Office -- May 7, 1945 - Germany Surrenders -- June 26, 1945 - United Nations Founded -- August 6, 1945 - Atom Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima -- January 30, 1948 - Gandhi Assassinated -- May 14, 1948 - State of Israel Founded -- October 1, 1949 - Mao Proclaims the People's Republic of China -- Epilogue
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (ca. 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370612818
System details
VHS
Terms governing use
Public Performance Video
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1940-1949, a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1940-1949: Introduction -- June 4, 1940 - Dunkirk Evacuation 340,000 Allied Troops Escape Capture -- December 7, 1941 - Pearl Harbor Attacked America Enters WWII -- June 6, 1942 - Battle of Midway-Turning Point in the Pacific -- October 3, 1942 - V-2 Rocket Breaks Sound Barrier -- June 6, 1944 - D-Day -- January 27, 1945 - Discovery of the Holocaust -- April 12, 1945 - President Franklin D. Roosevelt Dies in Office -- May 7, 1945 - Germany Surrenders -- June 26, 1945 - United Nations Founded -- August 6, 1945 - Atom Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima -- January 30, 1948 - Gandhi Assassinated -- May 14, 1948 - State of Israel Founded -- October 1, 1949 - Mao Proclaims the People's Republic of China -- Epilogue
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (ca. 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370612818
System details
VHS
Terms governing use
Public Performance Video
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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