The Great War, 1918

The Great War, 1918

Unknown - 2005 | Full screen
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American Experience examines the bloodiest war of the 20th century through interviews of survivors as well as through the diaries and letters of participants in the push that turned the war against Germany.
Publisher: [S. I.] : WGBH Boston Video, c2005
Edition: Full screen
ISBN: 9781593754730
1593754736
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in

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swyckl
Jan 15, 2019

I liked this PBS Historical Documentary: World War I and American Neutrality | The Great War - Explore Woodrow Wilson’s policy of neutrality in the years before the United States entered World War I, through primary sources and videos excerpted from The Great War: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE. Despite Wilson’s proposed policy of “impartiality and fairness and friendliness,” intended to protect the nation against involvement in the war, the economic realities of profitable business arrangements with the Allies and the news coming solely from...; Discover how the Committee on Public Information (CPI), led by George Creel, launched a massive publicity campaign to support the United States’ entry into World War I, in this video adapted from The Great War: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE. Appointed by President Woodrow Wilson, Creel created innovative ways, including using the movies—the new mass media—and celebrity culture, to dispense pro-war propaganda to create enthusiasm for...;

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RescueDog
Jun 27, 2017

This is an episode of the PBS show American Experience. Lots of moving interviews with survivors asa well as archival footage. Wasn't wild about this narrator, but I still recommend this documentary. With every one of these WWI DVDs I watch, I learn something new. In this one, I learned that General Pershing's previous assignment was to capture Pancho Villa. He wasn't able to.

aaa5756 Jul 24, 2012

Very well done movie I would recommend this movie for all to see. No fast forwarding on this one. A++ DVD

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