America at War: Patriotic Broadcasts from World War II by Radio Spirits, Norman Corwin, Arch Oboler |, Audiobook (CD) | Barnes & Noble
America at War: Patriotic Broadcasts from World War II

America at War: Patriotic Broadcasts from World War II

by Radio Spirits, Norman Corwin, Arch Oboler
     
 
Radio Spirits proudly presents the patriotic radio broadcasts that helped unite America during its darkest hours and celebrated the United States' greatest victories against the enemies of democracy. We offer this collection as a tribute to American heroes everywhere who gave of themselves, often with their lives, to keep our nation free.

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Overview

Radio Spirits proudly presents the patriotic radio broadcasts that helped unite America during its darkest hours and celebrated the United States' greatest victories against the enemies of democracy. We offer this collection as a tribute to American heroes everywhere who gave of themselves, often with their lives, to keep our nation free.

These one—of—a—kind broadcasts feature some of Hollywood's biggest stars, including Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, James Stewart, Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Jimmy Durante, Clark Gable, Bette Davis and Raymond Massey in patriotic radio plays by such legendary talents asNorman Corwin and Arch Oboler. This 20—hour collector's set also includes historic wartime speeches by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, General Douglas MacArthur and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

The Gulf Screen Guild Theater Between Americans w/ Orson Welles

12-07-41

•The March of Time

•First Week at War 12-11-41

•We Hold These Truths

w/ Edward Arnold, Jimmy Stewart and Edward G. Robinson

12-15-41

•The Cavalcade of America An American is Born

w/ Bette Davis

01-19-42

•Fibber McGee and Molly Scrap Drive w/ Jim and Marian Jordan

04-07-42

•The Lux Radio Theatre Wake Island w/ Brian Donlevy and Robert Preston

10-26-42

•The Lux Radio Theatre

The War Against Mrs. Hadley

w/ Edward Arnold and Fay Bainter 12-07-42

•The Lux Radio Theatre The Navy Comes Through w/ Pat O'Brien George Murphy

05-03-43

•The Lux Radio Theatre Air Force w/ George Raft and Harry Carey

07-12-43

•The Lux Radio Theatre So Proudly We Hail w/ Claudette Colbert and Paulette Goddard

11-01-43

•The Lux Radio Theatre

Salute to the Marines w/ Wallace Beery and Fay Bainter

11-08-43

•The NBC War Bond Parade w/ Raymond Massey, Red Skelton, Kay Kyser and Ronald Colman

02-07-44

•Columbia Presents Corwin New York: A Tapestry for Radio w/ Orson Welles

05-16-44

•Orson Welles Almanac Special D—Day Show w/ Orson Welles 06-07-44

•Command Performance w/ Jack Benny 06-17-44

•Command Performance w/ Bob Hope

09-13-44

•Command Performance w/ Clark Gable

10-26-44

•Arch Oboler's Plays The House I Live In w/ Raymond Massey

04-26-45

•On a Note of Triumph w/ Martin Gabel

05-13-45

•The Fighting AAF 08-12-45

•Columbia Presents Corwin

Fourteen August w/ Orson Welles 08-14-45

•Command Performance Victory Extra—Part One w/ Bing Crosby, Jimmy Durante and Frank Sinatra

09-04-45

•Command Performance Victory Extra—Part Two w/ Bing Crosby, Jimmy Durante and Frank Sinatra

09-04-45

•Vic and Sade Save Scrap w/ Art Van Harvey and Bernardine Flynn

05-06-42

•The Lux Radio Theatre Pride of the Marines w/ John Garfield 12-31-45

•Norman Corwin Citizen of the World w/ Lee J. Cobb 07-10-49

•The Cavalcade of America Citizen Mama w/ Irene Dunne

04-04-49

•President Roosevelt Day of Infamy Speech 12-08-41

•John W. Vandercook Announcing VE Day

•Winston Churchill Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat Speech

•VE Reaction in N. Y. & L. A. 08-15-45

•Bob Trout Announcing WWII is Over

•General Douglas MacArthur Japanese Surrender

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570194726
Publisher:
Radio Spirits, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
Unabridged
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 7.30(h) x 1.87(d)

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