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Bruneval Raid—Operation Biting: Special Operations
Andrew Duff, Paul Oldfield, Bob Hilton, François Wicart, Andy Johnson, Tim Stoneman & Tim Saunders.
Studio: Pen & Sword Digital.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 5060247620886.  Daedalus Item Code: 68453
 
In 1941, it was evident that the Germans had developed a radar system, accounting for many RAF bomber casualties. When the British located it on the cliffs of northern France at Bruneval, a joint ... (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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Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War
Tom Hanks & Marina Goldman. Ken Burns & Atremis Joukowsky III, directors.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887029704.  Daedalus Item Code: 69615
 
In 1939, Minister Waitstill Sharp and his wife Martha left their children in the care of their Wellesley, Massachusetts, parish, and set out for Europe to help Jews, refugees, and dissidents escape ... (Read More)
 
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The Gallic Wars: The History of Warfare
Bob Sessions, narrator.
Studio: Allegro.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 723721303860.  Daedalus Item Code: 68649
 
Citing the need to defend Rome's borders against dangerous "barbarians," Julius Caesar led Roman forces in the 58–53 BC battles against the united tribes of Gaul. After achieving victory over ... (Read More)
 
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The Gangster Chronicles: Collector's Tin

Studio: Timeless Media Group.   Format: 2 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 011301649447.  Daedalus Item Code: 68464
 
From the earliest days of the mob in New York's Lower East Side to the daring Brinks robbery, gangsters have captured the imagination of the American public with their aura of power, glamor, and ... (Read More)
 
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Give 'em Hell, Harry: The Historic Interview with the 33rd President of the United States of America, Harry S. Truman
Harry S. Truman & David Susskind.
Studio: S'more Entertainment.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 089353711825.  Daedalus Item Code: 68482
 
Honest and unapologetic as always, former president Harry S. Truman sat down for this frank, extended 1961 interview with David Susskind. Freed from the constraints of the Oval Office, Truman is able ... (Read More)
 
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Guns of the Civil War
Charles Martin Smith, host. Cass Paley, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233209624.  Daedalus Item Code: 68392
 
The Civil War changed American life in many ways, and revolutionized the development and production of firearms. Using interviews with scholars, archival photographs, and contemporary images, this ... (Read More)
 
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Inside the Court of Henry VIII
Samuel West, narrator. Peter Chin, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887024990.  Daedalus Item Code: 59481
 
The best-known—and one of the most notorious—of England's kings, Henry VIII projected an image of Renaissance splendor, even though the man himself was governed by paranoia, cruelty, and lust. This ... (Read More)
 
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Norman Conquests—The Harrying of the North: The History of Warfare
Hu Pryce, narrator.
Studio: Allegro.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 723721303662.  Daedalus Item Code: 68644
 
Following the 1066 Battle of Hastings, the Norman king William the Conqueror ruthlessly wiped out all Anglo-Saxon resistance in the north of England. Using period imagery, reconstructions, and ... (Read More)
 
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Our World at War: Before Pearl Harbor:1931–1941; After Pearl Harbor: 1941–1946; Murder Under the Sun: Japanese War Crimes
Don Horan, director.
Studio: Legend Films.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 844503002785.  Daedalus Item Code: 68440
 
Using rare archival footage and informed narration, this three-part documentary surveys history's most destructive conflict. Before Pearl Harbor delves into the Axis powers' prewar buildup and ... (Read More)
 
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Pompeii: The Doomed City
Josh Bernstein, host.
Studio: History Channel.   Format: cutout DVD Full screen.
UPC: 031398184416.  Daedalus Item Code: 68539
 
In 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius exploded, killing thousands as it buried the city of Pompeii and other Roman towns along the Bay of Naples beneath layers of ash and pumice. In this feature-length ... (Read More)
 
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Rebel Sabres—The Battle of Brandy Station 1863: The History of Warfare

Studio: Allegro.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 723721100766.  Daedalus Item Code: 68648
 
Occurring just three weeks before the pivotal clash at Gettysburg, the 1863 Battle of Brandy Station, Virginia, was the largest cavalry engagement ever fought on American soil, with more than 18,000 ... (Read More)
 
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