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The Resource The battle for Midway, produced & directed by Brian Berger and Peter Schnall ; writer, Donovan Reiff ; a Partisan Pictures/Odyssey Corporation production for National Geographic Television

The battle for Midway, produced & directed by Brian Berger and Peter Schnall ; writer, Donovan Reiff ; a Partisan Pictures/Odyssey Corporation production for National Geographic Television

Label
The battle for Midway
Title
The battle for Midway
Statement of responsibility
produced & directed by Brian Berger and Peter Schnall ; writer, Donovan Reiff ; a Partisan Pictures/Odyssey Corporation production for National Geographic Television
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Robert Ballard leads a team of experts and four World War II veterans to Midway Island where the U.S. and Japan fought one of the fiercest battles of the war. They're in a race against time to find at least one of the downed aircraft carriers including the U.S.S. Yorktown
Cataloging source
H4N
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Peter Schnall ; editor, Rob Kuhns ; narrator, Peter Coyote ; music, Michael Whalen
Dewey number
940.54/26
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
D744.M5
LC item number
B377 1999
PerformerNote
Narrator: Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berger, Brian
  • Schnall, Peter
  • Ballard, Robert D
  • Partisan Pictures
  • Odyssey Corporation
  • National Geographic Television
  • National Geographic Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yorktown (Aircraft carrier : CV-5)
  • Yorktown (Aircraft carrier : CV-5)
  • Midway, Battle of (1942)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Yorktown (Aircraft carrier : CV-5)
  • Midway, Battle of, 1942
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Underwater exploration
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Underwater exploration
  • Midway Islands
  • Oceania
  • Midway, Battle of, 1942
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Underwater exploration
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The battle for Midway, produced & directed by Brian Berger and Peter Schnall ; writer, Donovan Reiff ; a Partisan Pictures/Odyssey Corporation production for National Geographic Television
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"G70039."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The lonely outpost -- 2. Back to Pearl -- 3. The search begins -- 4. Steaming for Midway -- 5. Equipment trouble -- 6. Waiting for battle -- 7. The Japanese attack -- 8. Shot to pieces -- 9. Finding the kaga -- 10. Ambush -- 11. Japanese disaster -- 12. Comrades remembered -- 13. Yorktown is hit -- 14. The ship is found
Control code
ocm43518693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 82 min.)
Isbn
9780792299912
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994750024
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
G70039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43518693
  • (OCoLC)43518693
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; fullscreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The battle for Midway, produced & directed by Brian Berger and Peter Schnall ; writer, Donovan Reiff ; a Partisan Pictures/Odyssey Corporation production for National Geographic Television
Publication
Note
"G70039."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The lonely outpost -- 2. Back to Pearl -- 3. The search begins -- 4. Steaming for Midway -- 5. Equipment trouble -- 6. Waiting for battle -- 7. The Japanese attack -- 8. Shot to pieces -- 9. Finding the kaga -- 10. Ambush -- 11. Japanese disaster -- 12. Comrades remembered -- 13. Yorktown is hit -- 14. The ship is found
Control code
ocm43518693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 82 min.)
Isbn
9780792299912
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994750024
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
G70039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43518693
  • (OCoLC)43518693
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; fullscreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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