Cover image for Century of warfare
Title:
Century of warfare
Author:
Powell, Robert, 1946-
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
[United States] : A&E Home Video : Distributed by New Video, [2003]

©1993
Physical Description:
7 videodiscs (approximately 1350 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Explores the pivotal battles, profiles the commanders, and chronicles the myriad ways in which war has shaped the modern world. The 26 episodes in this monumental set draw on an encyclopedic collection of archival film dating back to 1896 to create an unforgettable visual record of every major engagement from WWI to the liberation of Kuwait.
General Note:
Title from container.

Originally released as a television program in 1993.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Contents:
v. 1. The violent century ; The world goes to war ; Blood and mud ; War of the eagles -- v. 2. Battle fleets and U-boats ; Aces high ; War to end all war? ; Enter the dictators -- v. 3. The war clouds gather ; Blitzkrieg ; Britain stands alone ; Sand and sea war -- v. 4. Hitler turns east ; The long road back ; Normandy to the Rhine ; The end in Europe -- v. 5. Oriental Blitzkrieg ; Jungle and ocean ; The war at sea ; Air war -- v. 6. Iron curtain ; Oriental communism ; Wars in peace -- v. 7. Vietnam ; War in the Middle East ; Gulf War and the future.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780767054225

9780767054232

9780767054249

9780767054256

9780767054263

9780767054270

9780767054287

9780767054294
UPC:
733961708400 (set)

733961708417 (v.1)

733961708424 (v.2)

733961708431 (v.3)

733961708448 (v.4)

733961708455 (v.5)

733961708462 (v.6)

733961708479 (v.7)
Format :
DVD

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The 26 episodes in this monumental set draw on an encyclopedic collection of archival film dating back to 1896 to create an unforgettable visual record of every major engagement from WWI to the liberation of Kuwait.