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The Resource Days that shook the world, The complete series, a Lion Television production for BBC in association with The History Channel, (DVD)

Days that shook the world, The complete series, a Lion Television production for BBC in association with The History Channel, (DVD)

Label
Days that shook the world, The complete series
Title
Days that shook the world
Title number
The complete series
Statement of responsibility
a Lion Television production for BBC in association with The History Channel
Title variation
BBC days that shook the world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Through dramatic reconstruction, eye-witness accounts, and archive footage, each episode of this series pieces together ... the moments in history - human tragedies, scientific breakthroughs, and calamitous events - that have profoundly affected how the world thinks and acts"--Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
IVY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Days that shook the world (Television program)
Credits note
Various writers, directors and producers
Dewey number
909.82
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hearing impaired
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Lion Television Ltd
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • 2 Entertain (Firm)
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
Technique
live action
Label
Days that shook the world, The complete series, a Lion Television production for BBC in association with The History Channel, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Selected discs are double-sided
  • Title from container
  • At head of title on container: BBC
  • "2 entertain"--Container
  • "BBC Video"--Container
  • Includes the pilot and three seasons of individual episodes from the series, originally broadcast on television
Contents
  • Days that shook the world. The complete first season plus the pilot
  • (ca. 770 min.)
  • Days that shook the world. The complete second season
  • (ca. 590 min.)
  • Days that shook the world. The complete third season
  • (ca. 472 min.)
  • Kristallnacht and the birth of Israel
  • Disc two, side A:
  • Tutankhamun's tomb and the Rosetta Stone
  • The first nuclear reaction and Chernobyl
  • Black September and Lockerbie
  • Disc two, side B:
  • The assassination of JFK and the resignation of Nixon
  • Marconi's first transatlantic radio transmission and the Concorde's first transatlantic flight
  • Chuck Yeager and Bluebird
  • Days that shook the world. The complete first season plus the pilot. Disc one, side A: Pilot:
  • First in flight : the Wright Brothers and the Moon landing
  • The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and the death of Diana
  • The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and the death of Hitler
  • The assassination of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the release of Nelson Mandela
  • Disc one, side B:
  • Hiroshima
  • The murder of the Romanovs and the fall of the Berlin Wall
  • Disc two, side A:
  • Dinosaurs and duplicity : discovery of the first dinosaur and Piltdown man
  • Terror, made in America : the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and the Oklahoma City bombing
  • Cold war spies : Gary Powers U-2 spy plane and Colonel Rudolf Abel
  • Affairs of the crown : the execution of Anne Boleyn and the abdication of Edward VIII
  • Days that shook the world. The complete second season. Disc one, side A:
  • Disaster in the sky : the Hindenburg and the Challenger
  • The Christmas truce
  • Attack on Pearl Harbor
  • Disc one, side B:
  • Grand heist : Colonel Blood's theft of the British crown jewels and the Great Train robbery
  • Conspiracy to kill : the real day of the Jackal and Wolf's lair
  • Reach for the stars : Galileo's trial and Yuri Gagarian's flight
  • Disc two:
  • The battle of Midway
  • Road to revolution
  • Days that shook the world. The complete third season. Disc one, side A:
  • The cost of betrayal
  • Rule of the gun
  • Fact or fiction?
  • Disc one, side B:
  • The war to end all wars
  • Let freedom ring!
  • Battle for the Holy City
Control code
ocn662599390
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 1832 min.)
Isbn
9781419889080
Isbn Type
(third season)
Other control number
  • 883929115471
  • 883929019342
  • 883929073825
  • 883929099283
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 1000123238 (1000038804, 1000098800, 1000115720)
  • 1000038804
  • 1000098800
  • 1000115720
System details
DVD, DVD18, DVD9, DVD14 formats, region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Label
Days that shook the world, The complete series, a Lion Television production for BBC in association with The History Channel, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Selected discs are double-sided
  • Title from container
  • At head of title on container: BBC
  • "2 entertain"--Container
  • "BBC Video"--Container
  • Includes the pilot and three seasons of individual episodes from the series, originally broadcast on television
Contents
  • Days that shook the world. The complete first season plus the pilot
  • (ca. 770 min.)
  • Days that shook the world. The complete second season
  • (ca. 590 min.)
  • Days that shook the world. The complete third season
  • (ca. 472 min.)
  • Kristallnacht and the birth of Israel
  • Disc two, side A:
  • Tutankhamun's tomb and the Rosetta Stone
  • The first nuclear reaction and Chernobyl
  • Black September and Lockerbie
  • Disc two, side B:
  • The assassination of JFK and the resignation of Nixon
  • Marconi's first transatlantic radio transmission and the Concorde's first transatlantic flight
  • Chuck Yeager and Bluebird
  • Days that shook the world. The complete first season plus the pilot. Disc one, side A: Pilot:
  • First in flight : the Wright Brothers and the Moon landing
  • The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and the death of Diana
  • The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and the death of Hitler
  • The assassination of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the release of Nelson Mandela
  • Disc one, side B:
  • Hiroshima
  • The murder of the Romanovs and the fall of the Berlin Wall
  • Disc two, side A:
  • Dinosaurs and duplicity : discovery of the first dinosaur and Piltdown man
  • Terror, made in America : the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and the Oklahoma City bombing
  • Cold war spies : Gary Powers U-2 spy plane and Colonel Rudolf Abel
  • Affairs of the crown : the execution of Anne Boleyn and the abdication of Edward VIII
  • Days that shook the world. The complete second season. Disc one, side A:
  • Disaster in the sky : the Hindenburg and the Challenger
  • The Christmas truce
  • Attack on Pearl Harbor
  • Disc one, side B:
  • Grand heist : Colonel Blood's theft of the British crown jewels and the Great Train robbery
  • Conspiracy to kill : the real day of the Jackal and Wolf's lair
  • Reach for the stars : Galileo's trial and Yuri Gagarian's flight
  • Disc two:
  • The battle of Midway
  • Road to revolution
  • Days that shook the world. The complete third season. Disc one, side A:
  • The cost of betrayal
  • Rule of the gun
  • Fact or fiction?
  • Disc one, side B:
  • The war to end all wars
  • Let freedom ring!
  • Battle for the Holy City
Control code
ocn662599390
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 1832 min.)
Isbn
9781419889080
Isbn Type
(third season)
Other control number
  • 883929115471
  • 883929019342
  • 883929073825
  • 883929099283
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 1000123238 (1000038804, 1000098800, 1000115720)
  • 1000038804
  • 1000098800
  • 1000115720
System details
DVD, DVD18, DVD9, DVD14 formats, region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo

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