History Classics: Wwi: The Great War

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The history of World War I comes to vivid life in this collection of 12 historical documentaries. Includes WWI: Death of Glory, The First Dogfighters, Red Baron and the Wings of Death, John J. Pershing: The Iron General, and more.
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Overview

The history of World War I comes to vivid life in this collection of 12 historical documentaries. Includes WWI: Death of Glory, The First Dogfighters, Red Baron and the Wings of Death, John J. Pershing: The Iron General, and more.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/12/2012
  • UPC: 733961272949
  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 9:02:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 12,494

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
1. Introduction [1:06]
2. The Great War Begins [8:05]
3. The Country Needs You [6:43]
4. The Doughboys Arrive [9:15]
5. Fighting for Each Other [9:19]
6. Into Action [10:49]
1. Introduction [1:48]
2. Sunny Peace Shattered [16:10]
3. Building Momentum [9:24]
4. Strengthening the Fronts [6:20]
5. Trench Warfare [6:52]
6. The Battle at Gallipoli [6:11]
1. Introduction [:59]
2. Dawn of the Great War [9:39]
3. The Call to Fight [6:57]
4. Unready for War [8:35]
5. Raging Battle in America [8:53]
6. The Stalemate Broken [9:39]
Disc #2 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
1. Introduction [1:12]
2. Albatross D. III vs. SPAD VII [10:47]
3. Tri-Wing Terror [10:38]
4. A Formidable Foe [9:52]
5. Over the Western Front [6:00]
6. Fighting Face to Face [6:00]
1. Introduction [1:02]
2. Rising Star of the Squadron [10:53]
3. Tireless Stalker [9:03]
4. Taking Command [6:20]
5. The Hunter and the Butcher [5:55]
6. Dangerous Prey [11:11]
1. Introduction [1:26]
2. Rise of the Zeppelin [8:37]
3. The Akron and Macon [10:39]
4. The End of the U.S. Airship [6:40]
5. The Graf and Hindenburg [8:18]
6. The Wreck of the U.S.S. Macon [10:26]
1. Introduction [:56]
2. Unpredictable Seas [9:02]
3. Mystery of the UB-107 [7:22]
4. Competing Theories [11:52]
5. Radio Mast Clue [8:21]
6. Inconclusive Evidence [7:07]
Disc #3 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
1. Introduction [1:11]
2. Catastrophic Explosions [9:40]
3. Aggressive Strategy [11:51]
4. The System Fails [6:07]
5. Seeds of Destruction [7:14]
6. Tragic Outcome [9:01]
1. Introduction [1:27]
2. Disaster On Day One [10:30]
3. Revolutionary Helmet [7:03]
4. Chaos in the Trenches [10:07]
5. Slow and Vulnerable [8:42]
6. The Bloodiest Battle [7:15]
1. Introduction [1:28]
2. Early Military Career [9:37]
3. A Captain's Wedding [11:15]
4. Joining the Great War [6:30]
5. An Army Comes of Age [8:27]
6. After the War [6:33]
Disc #4 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
1. Introduction [:57]
2. Encouraged to Write [9:32]
3. Hardships Abroad [7:54]
4. Pride and Fear [9:44]
5. Accounts from the Front Lines [7:55]
6. Homeward Bound [9:01]
1. Introduction [3:14]
2. Technology and Attrition [7:20]
3. Seeking Armistice [9:28]
4. Six More Hours [8:05]
5. Unspoken Questions [8:46]
6. A Sobering Epitaph [8:09]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
   Weapons at War: Most Decorated: The Doughboys
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   WWI: The Death of Glory
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   Declassified World War I
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Disc #2 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
   The First Dogfights
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   Red Baron and the Wings of Death
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   Airships
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   Mystery U-Boat of WWI
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Disc #3 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
   World War One: The Battle of Jutland
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   World War One: The Somme
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   John J. Pershing: The Iron General
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Disc #4 -- History Classics: World War I - The Great War
   Dear Home, Letters from WWI
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   The Last Day of WWI: 11th Month 11th Day 11th Hour
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