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Liberators fighting on two fronts in World War II

Title
Liberators [videorecording] : fighting on two fronts in World War II / a film by William Miles and Nina Rosenblum produced by William Miles, Nina Rosenblum ; written by John Crowley, Daniel V. Allentuck, Lou Potter ; in association with Thirteen/WNET for the American Experience ; Miles Educational Film Productions, Inc.
Variant title
Fighting on two fronts in World War II
Format
DVD, Videodisc
Published/Produced
Santa Monica, CA : Direct Cinema Ltd., c2006.
Description
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer
Narrators: Denzel Washington, Louis Gossett, Jr.
Credits
Editor, Steven Olswang ; music, Harold Wheeler.
System details
DVD-R; Dolby digital ; All-region, NTSC.
Summary
Tells the unknown story of African-American battalions, focusing on the heroic actions of the 761st, which spearheaded General Patton's Third Army and helped liberate the concentration camps at Buchenwald, Dachau and Lambach.
Notes
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives. Originally released in 1992.
Subject headings
United States. Army. Tank Battalion, 761st--History. United States. Army--African American troops--History--20th century. World War, 1939-1945--Regimental histories--United States. World War, 1939-1945--Participation, African American.
Genre heading
Television programs United States. Documentary television programs. Nonfiction television programs. History.
Other contributors
Washington, Denzel, 1954- Gossett, Louis, Jr., 1936- Miles, William, 1931-2013. Rosenblum, Nina. Crowley, John, 1942- Allentuck, Daniel V. Potter, Lou. WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) Miles Educational Film Productions. Direct Cinema Ltd.
Other titles
American experience (Television program)
ISBN
1559746920 9781559746922
Standard Identifier
898294000154

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
D769.306 761st .L53 2006
Location
Wells Library - Media Services
Floor
Ground Floor, West Tower
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