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D-Day—Code Name: Overlord: Embossed Tin

Studio: Timeless Media Group.   Format: 2 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 011301684233.  Daedalus Item Code: 48581
 
Code named "Operation Overlord," the D-Day invasion of Nazi-occupied Europe was a meticulously planned operation fraught with peril. The Nazis expected the assault, and their heavily fortified ... (Read More)
 
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The Decade You Were Born—The 40s: A Decade of War and Invention

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904527523.  Daedalus Item Code: 58192
 
If you were born in the 40s, your decade began with the election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt to an unprecedented third term. America was isolating itself from the rumblings of war in Europe. Workers ... (Read More)
 
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The Decade You Were Born—The 60s: A Decade of Hope and Promise

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904527547.  Daedalus Item Code: 58194
 
If you were born in the 60s, your decade opened with John F. Kennedy as the 35th President of the United States and continued with Alan Shepard making the first U.S. space flight. The ... (Read More)
 
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The Decade You Were Born—The 70s: A Decade of Cultural Awakening

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904527554.  Daedalus Item Code: 58195
 
If you were born in the 1970s, you are part of Generation X, whereas your parents were Baby Boomers—part of the "me" generation. "I have never been a quitter," Richard Nixon told the nation in 1974, ... (Read More)
 
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Defiant Requiem
Bebe Neuwirth, narrator. Doug Shultz, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887019200.  Daedalus Item Code: 38833
 
This 2012 documentary tells the remarkable story of Rafael Schächter, a brilliant, young, passionate Czech choral conductor who was sent to the concentration camp of Theresienstadt (Terezín) in 1941. ... (Read More)
 
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Explore Your Mind—History: Air Force One; Blackbeard—Terror at Sea; Empress of Ambition; Great Inca Rebellion; King Tut's Final Secrets; Madness of Henry VIII; Napoleon's Final Battle; The New World—Nightmare in Jamestown; Wrath of the Tsar

Studio: National Geographic.   Format: 9 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 727994522683.  Daedalus Item Code: 58366
 
Meet some of history's most colorful figures and discover how they changed the world, in this nine-disc set. Using dramatic re-creations, interviews with experts, CGI footage, and the vivid ... (Read More)
 
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Explore Your Mind—War and Military: 21 Days to Baghdad; Last Voyage of the Lusitania; The Battle for Midway; Vietnam's Unseen War; The Lost Fleet of Guadalcanal; Pearl Harbor; The Search for Kennedy's PT 109; Search for the Battleship Bismarck; Untold Stories of WWII
Tom Brokaw, narrator, & others.
Studio: National Geographic.   Format: 9 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 727994522461.  Daedalus Item Code: 58369
 
World War II is the subject for six of these military-themed programs, including features on the attack on Pearl Harbor, the battles of Midway and Guadalcanal, covert operations, and oceanographer ... (Read More)
 
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Great Battles of WWII: Special Edition

Studio: Madacy Home Video.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 628261077199.  Daedalus Item Code: 58290
 
With 12 subjects on three DVDs, this documentary series captures the experience of soldiers, sailors, marines, and airmen on all sides in some of World War II's biggest battles—with a strong focus on ... (Read More)
 
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Hail Caesar!: Decisive Battles

Studio: History Channel.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 733961729771.  Daedalus Item Code: 58642
 
Although Julius Caesar often defended his country's interests abroad, his defining struggle was against Pompey the Great in Rome's civil war. Part of a series on history's most significant conflicts, ... (Read More)
 
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Hitler's Bodyguard
Robert Powell, narrator. Jonathan Martin & Philip Nugus, directors.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961835492 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48666
 
How did Hitler survive more than 40 assassination attempts—some by his own generals? Using captured SS documents and eyewitness interviews, this fascinating documentary series (originally seen on ... (Read More)
 
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Horror in the East
Laurence Rees, producer.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051224521.  Daedalus Item Code: 58295
 
While many histories of World War II have recounted the grim atrocities perpetrated by Japanese soldiers on civilians and POWs, few have attempted to explain how and why such barbarity could have ... (Read More)
 
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Hunters in the Sky: The Fighter Aces of World War II

Studio: Questar.   Format: 6 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 033937039829.  Daedalus Item Code: 58476
 
Made in 1991 using interviews and archival footage from the National Archives and the Smithsonian Institution, this 13-part series features former "aces" from Axis countries as well as the Allies. ... (Read More)
 
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