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The Resource Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1950-1959, a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production

Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1950-1959, a PowerSports International presentation of the Morningstar Entertainment, British Pathe News production

Label
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1950-1959
Title
Witness to history
Title remainder
days that shook the world : 1950-1959
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: 1950-1959, Days that shook the world
  • Witness to history days that shook the world, 1950-1959
  • Days that shook the world, 1950-1959
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This video describes key events in the decade of 1950-1959 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 : 1950-1959, 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
1950-1959: Introduction -- June 25, 1950 - The Korean War Begins-- November 1, 1952 - U.S. Explodes the First Hydrogen Bomb -- March 5, 1953 - Death of Joseph Stalin -- March 26, 1953 - Salk Polio Vaccine Successfully Tested -- June 2, 1953 - The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II -- February 25, 1954 - The End of Joseph McCarthy's Reign of Terror -- May 8, 1954 - Dien Bien Phu Falls to the Communists -- October 31, 1956 - The Suez (Sinai) War -- November 4, 1956 - Soviets Crush Hungarian Revolution -- October 4, 1957 - Sputnik - The Space Age Begins -- January 1, 1959 - Castro "Liberates" Cuba -- September 15, 1959 - Kruschev Visits the United States -- 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)ocn370613275
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 : 1950-1959, 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
1950-1959: Introduction -- June 25, 1950 - The Korean War Begins-- November 1, 1952 - U.S. Explodes the First Hydrogen Bomb -- March 5, 1953 - Death of Joseph Stalin -- March 26, 1953 - Salk Polio Vaccine Successfully Tested -- June 2, 1953 - The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II -- February 25, 1954 - The End of Joseph McCarthy's Reign of Terror -- May 8, 1954 - Dien Bien Phu Falls to the Communists -- October 31, 1956 - The Suez (Sinai) War -- November 4, 1956 - Soviets Crush Hungarian Revolution -- October 4, 1957 - Sputnik - The Space Age Begins -- January 1, 1959 - Castro "Liberates" Cuba -- September 15, 1959 - Kruschev Visits the United States -- 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)ocn370613275
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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