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    Deep sea detectives. Mystery U-boat of World War I /
    Mystery U-boat of World War I Catalog Record Only
    Explores the site where the World War I German submarine UB-107 was discovered on the floor of the North Sea in 1985 and the mystery behind the wreck of the British steamship "Malvina" that was discovered with the remains of the submarine.
    • Date: 2004
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    The world at war. Germany, 1933-1939 /
    Germany, 1933-1939 | World at war. Catalog Record Only
    Copyright: no reg. Minor change version: [With added prologue]. -- United States : D.L. Taffner, [1973?]. Episode title on leader: A new Germany. Video is a minor change version. Series producer, Jeremy Isaacs ; narrator, Laurence Olivier ; associate producer, Jerome Kuehl ; music, Carl Davis. In English and segments in German with English voice-over translation. Broadcast in the U.S. on PBS during the ...
    • Date: 1973
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    The last days of WWII. June 24-30, 1945, the end in sight /
    June 24-20, 1945, the end in sight Catalog Record Only
    Truman plans to invade Japan, Moscow celebrates victory, the British destroy the bridge over the River Kwai, and China joins the newly formed United Nations.
    • Date: 2005
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    Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport /
    Stories of the Kindertransport Catalog Record Only
    This documentary focuses on the plight of some 10,000 Jewish children from Germany, Austria, Poland and Czechoslovakia who, for their own safety, were transported out of their homelands in the late 1930s, during the early days of Hitler's repression against Europe's Jews.
    • Date: 2000
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    Führer--seduction of a nation / Catalog Record Only Interviews with persons close to Hitler, former Nazis, psychiatrists and others offer insights into Hitler's motives and how he managed to win the adoration of the German people.
    • Date: 1991
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    Dead men's secrets. Secrets of Hitler's special forces /
    Secrets of Hitler's special forces Catalog Record Only
    Tells the inside story and history of Hitler's special forces and their daring operations during World War II.
    • Date: 2003
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    International newsreel. Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Distribution company in U.S. from Moving picture world, v. 42, p. 165; probable Canadian distributor from notes in Public Archives of Canada/Dawson City files. Date from notes in Public Archives of Canada/Dawson City Collection file. Nitrate deterioration printed through. Includes segment (81 ft.) at head of main title: "The Wayfarer summons the nations of the world; Understanding overcomes Despair." This appears ...
    • Date: 1919
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    Jewish transit Berlin from hell to hope Catalog Record Only Documentary covers the postwar fate of the Jewish women, men and children who survived the Holocaust in the Soviet Union, Poland and Eastern Europe and sought refuge in the refugee camps in Berlin, Germany.
    • Contributor: Heim, Gabriel - Golz, Ronnie - Dokfilm (Firm) - Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Desperate journey / Catalog Record Only LP11658 PAu1-712-101 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.; 26Sep42; LP11658. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Co. NM: colorization. DCR 1991; REG 10Sep92; PAu1-712-101. Director of photography, Bert Glennon ; film editor, Rudi Fehr ; music by Max Steiner. Errol Flynn, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Coleman, Raymond Massey. Colorized version made by Turner Entertainment Co. ...
    • Date: 1942
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    The American experience. Liberators--fighting on two fronts in World War II / Catalog Record Only Focuses on regiments of black soldiers during World War II and the racism to which they were subjected. Shows the horrors of the concentration camps from which the soldiers liberated other victims of racism--Jews, gypsies, etc. Uses both archival footage and interviews with former soldiers and concentration camp survivors.
    • Date: 1992
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    All quiet on the Western Front / Catalog Record Only A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the horror of World War I. Paul Baumer and his friends, a group of German schoolboys, are pursuaded to enlist by their very patriotic teacher. As they witness the death and mutilation all around them, boyhood ideas about the glory of battle disappear, leaving them angry, frightened, and horrified.
    • Date: 1930
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    All quiet on the Western Front / Catalog Record Only A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the horror of World War I. Paul Baumer and his friends, a group of German schoolboys, are pursuaded to enlist by their very patriotic teacher. As they witness the death and mutilation all around them, boyhood ideas about the glory of battle disappear, leaving them angry, frightened, and horrified.
    • Date: 1930
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    The last days of WWII. July 15-21, 1945 /
    July 15-21, 1945 Catalog Record Only
    Berlin's municipal council confiscates former Nazi property, Truman and Churchill arrive for the Big Three conference, and London's blackouts end. Elsewhere, the U.S. tests the first atomic bomb, while U.S. forces attack Japan's steelworks.
    • Date: 2005
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    Das schreckliche Mädchen = The nasty girl / Catalog Record Only Sonja, a model student, becomes a celebrity when she wins an essay contest. She is invited to compete in another contest and she chooses the topic "My hometown during the Third Reich"--which according to lore didn't collaborate with the Nazis. However, the local archives produce contradictory evidence and she is denied access to local newspaper files. She quickly becomes the object of scorn and ...
    • Date: 1989
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    The world at war. Inside the Reich--Germany, 1940-1944 /
    Inside the Reich--Germany, 1940-1944 Catalog Record Only
    Copyright: no reg. Minor change version: [With added prologue]. -- United States : D.L. Taffner, [1974?]. Video is a minor change version. Series producer, Jeremy Isaacs ; narrator, Laurence Olivier ; music, Carl Davis. Broadcast in the U.S. on PBS during the 1973-1974 season. Variety, 9/19/73. Reference sources used: Television programming source books, v. 3, p. N116; Film news, v. 32, no. 5, p. ...
    • Date: 1974
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    Battle stations. Lancaster bomber, target Germany.
    Lancaster bomber, target Germany Catalog Record Only
    Not viewed. Sources used: copyright material; Internet movie database WWW site, viewed Apr. 22, 2010; OCLC database, viewed May 5, 2010.
    • Contributor: Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2003
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    Desert victory / Catalog Record Only Authentic footage of the longest pursuit in military history, the British action against Rommel's Afrika Korps from El Alamein to Tripoli. This was the turning point in the war in northern Africa.
    • Contributor: Boulting, Roy - Macdonald, David - Afi/Triangle Laboratories Estate Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1943
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    The Red Baron / Catalog Record Only Baron Manfred von Richthofen is the most feared and celebrated pilot of the German air force in World War I. To him and his companions, air combats are events of sporty nature, technical challenge and honorable acting, ignoring the terrible extent of war. But after falling in love, Manfred realizes he is only used for propaganda means. Caught between his disgust for the war, ...
    • Date: 2008
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    ʻEdim be-mishpaṭ Aikhman : leḳeṭ ʼeduyot / Footage of the 1961 televised war crimes trial of Nazi SS Lieutenant Colonel Adolf Eichmann, including testimony of concentration camp survivors.
    • Date: 199?
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    [Newsclips from various newsreels.
    Universal animated weekly Catalog Record Only
    In the first newsclip, American soldiers release gas from a tank and soldiers in a trench remove the fumes with tools that look like shovels. In the second newsclip, which appears to be a dramatic recreation, American and German soldiers engage in hand-to-hand combat. A nurse attends to a soldier in a hospital. In the third newsclip, members of the Royal School of Riding ...
    • Date: 1918
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    All quiet on the Western Front / Catalog Record Only A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the horror of World War I. Paul Baumer and his friends, a group of German schoolboys, are pursuaded to enlist by their very patriotic teacher. As they witness the death and mutilation all around them, boyhood ideas about the glory of battle disappear, leaving them angry, frightened, and horrified.
    • Date: 1987
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    Displaced! : miracle at St. Ottilien /
    Miracle at St. Ottilien Catalog Record Only
    Two US Army privates, Edward Herman and Robert Hilliard, in World War II keep Dachau and Buchenwald survivors alive following the Liberation. They mount a heroic effort to raise society's consciousness of the tragic situation of the refugees.
    • Date: 2002
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    [On the firing line with the Germans /
    Durborough war footage | Durborough war pictures Catalog Record Only
    The drive of German General Paul von Hindenburgh's army against the Russians is shown. Passengers aboard a ship in the English Channel look for submarines and then pass through customs. The Kaiser, Kaiserin and notables of the German army are shown. The ruins of Warsaw, actual fighting at the German front and the capture of Novogeorgievsk, called the greatest fort in Russia-Poland, are shown. ...
    • Contributor: Jacobs, Siegfried T. - Durborough, Wilbur H. (Wilbur Henry) - Ries, Irving G. - Industrial Moving Picture Co. - National Archives Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1915
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    The last days of WWII. July 1-7, 1945, victory in the Phillippines /
    July 1-7, 1945, victory in the Phillippines Catalog Record Only
    33,000 Australian troops land in the Great Sundra Islands and win control of Asia's richest oil regions. In Manila, General Douglas MacArthur declares the Philippines free from Japanese occupation. In Berlin, the first U.S. occupation troops arrive as Allied forces hold a victory parade.
    • Date: 2005
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    Dead men's secrets. German death trap /
    German death trap Catalog Record Only
    See how British aviators defeated an aerial defense system that stretched from Denmark to Paris.
    • Date: 2003