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The Baby Boom Years—1947

Studio: S'more Entertainment.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 089353714024.  Daedalus Item Code: 68484
 
Even as the Truman Doctrine initiates a major escalation of the Cold War, venomous anti-Communist Congressional hearings bring the struggle to the home front. Breaking baseball's color barrier, ... (Read More)
 
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The Baby Boom Years—1948

Studio: S'more Entertainment.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 089353714123.  Daedalus Item Code: 68485
 
The tense standoff of the Berlin airlift is offset by the London Olympics, a bid for international unity. An era passes in India with the assassination of Mohandas Gandhi, while the establishment of ... (Read More)
 
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The Baby Boom Years—1951

Studio: S'more Entertainment.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 089353714420.  Daedalus Item Code: 68488
 
Radio Free Europe expands its efforts to reach listeners behind the Iron Curtain and New Yorkers participate in a chilling air raid defense drill, while Julius and Ethel Rosenberg's prosecution for ... (Read More)
 
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The Baby Boom Years—1961

Studio: S'more Entertainment.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 089353715427.  Daedalus Item Code: 68498
 
The 1960s begin in earnest with tensions in Algeria, Laos, Vietnam, and the Congo. Visibly relieved to be out of the Oval Office, former president Ike Eisenhower vacations at Disneyland with his ... (Read More)
 
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Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War
Tom Hanks & Marina Goldman. Ken Burns & Artemis 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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Hell Below
Ian Herring, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031288.  Daedalus Item Code: 79157
 
Some of the most dramatic battles of World War II occurred beneath the waves, as Allied and Axis submarines fought for control of the seas. Using expert commentary, archival footage, and tense, ... (Read More)
 
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Nazi Hunters

Studio: Music Video Distributors.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 760137523093.  Daedalus Item Code: 78152
 
The 1945 defeat of Germany ended World War II in Europe, but it also marked the beginning of a worldwide quest to bring the top Nazis to justice. Using archival footage, dramatic re-enactments, 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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Pearl Harbor: Into the Arizona
Carson Oblaender, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031325.  Daedalus Item Code: 69760
 
The USS Arizona has been resting on the ocean floor for 75 years, and now for the first time, scientists have been able to enter a ship that has become a sacred memorial to the sailors that ... (Read More)
 
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Ride Around the World: The Amazing Global Journey of the Cowboy
Harry Lynch, director.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 014381352825.  Daedalus Item Code: 68480
 
Not just an archetype of the American West, cowboys have a history that spans the continents and extends back more than 1200 years. Filmed for IMAX, this multifaceted program features a re-enactment ... (Read More)
 
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The Rise of the Third Reich: Hollywood Goes to War
Frank Capra & Anatole Litvak, directors.
Studio: Direct Source.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 779836267498.  Daedalus Item Code: 78349
 
More than six hours of electrifying World War II documentaries produced and directed by Frank Capra are accompanied by a bonus CD of wartime music in this three-DVD set. Cased in a replica film can, ... (Read More)
 
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Searching for Augusta: The Forgotten Angel of Bastogne
Joe Ashley, narrator. Mike Edwards, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031301.  Daedalus Item Code: 69731
 
(Winner of the Emmy for Best Historical Documentary) During the 1944 Battle of the Bulge, Belgian nurses Augusta Chiwy and Renée LeMaire valiantly volunteered to tend to American soldiers ... (Read More)
 
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