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The Resource The ghost army, Plate of Peas Productions, Inc. ; directed, produced and written by Rick Beyer, (DVD)

The ghost army, Plate of Peas Productions, Inc. ; directed, produced and written by Rick Beyer, (DVD)

Label
The ghost army
Title
The ghost army
Statement of responsibility
Plate of Peas Productions, Inc. ; directed, produced and written by Rick Beyer
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Ghost Army was officially known as the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops. From June 1944 to March 1945 it staged 20 battlefield deceptions, beginning in Normandy and ending at the Rhine River. These deceptions included an array of inflatables (tanks, trucks, jeeps, and airplanes), sound trucks, phony radio transmissions and even playacting to fool the enemy
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Matt Mariano ; edited by Jon Neuburger
Dewey number
940.54/2147
Intended audience
Rating: TVPG
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
D743
LC item number
.G46 2013
PerformerNote
Peter Coyote, narrator
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Beyer, Rick
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • Plate of Peas Productions
Runtime
68
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military campaigns
  • Eastern Front (World War (1939-1945))
Technique
live action
Label
The ghost army, Plate of Peas Productions, Inc. ; directed, produced and written by Rick Beyer, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by PBS May 21, 2013
  • Special features: Bonus archival footage; an art show featuring works by Ghost army veterans, and more!
Control code
ocn839557919
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Isbn
9781608839063
Other control number
841887019095
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
GARM601
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; stereo
Label
The ghost army, Plate of Peas Productions, Inc. ; directed, produced and written by Rick Beyer, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by PBS May 21, 2013
  • Special features: Bonus archival footage; an art show featuring works by Ghost army veterans, and more!
Control code
ocn839557919
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Isbn
9781608839063
Other control number
841887019095
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
GARM601
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; stereo

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