World War Ii: the War in the Pacific

World War Ii: the War in the Pacific

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Jack Perkins narrates this History Channel documentary series that relays the story WWII's Pacific Theater, when the USAF hit the waters in-between California and Japan and fought the imperialist Japanese. Billed as the most comprehensive chronicle of the Pacific Front ever assembled, the series utilizes a combination of incisive historical commentary, graphic combat… See more details below

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Jack Perkins narrates this History Channel documentary series that relays the story WWII's Pacific Theater, when the USAF hit the waters in-between California and Japan and fought the imperialist Japanese. Billed as the most comprehensive chronicle of the Pacific Front ever assembled, the series utilizes a combination of incisive historical commentary, graphic combat footage, and detailed analyses of the battles and strategies enlisted to map out the events clearly and accurately. This package contains the entire series as originally aired on History, with seven themed chapters: Island Hopping: The Road Back, Jungle Warfare: New Guinea to Burma, Air War in the Pacific, The Bloody Ridges of Peleliu, The Return to the Philippines, Okinawa. . . The Last Battle and Admiral William 'Bull' Halsey: Naval Warrior.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/11/2010
UPC:
0733961226232
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Time:
3:05:00
Sales rank:
20,521

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- World War II: The War in the Pacific
1. Betio Island [8:55]
2. Towards the Philippines [4:58]
3. Marianas Islands [7:12]
4. Port Moresby [9:03]
5. Escape From Burma [4:28]
6. MacArthur's Move [8:51]
1. Victory at Midway [8:55]
2. Leap Frogging [4:58]
3. Saipan [7:12]
4. Into the Jungle [9:03]
5. Caves of Peleliu [4:28]
6. All is Lost [8:51]
Disc #2 -- World War II: The War in the Pacific
1. Batan Death March [7:25]
2. Island Captures [6:55]
3. Through Manilla [6:03]
4. The End is Near [7:55]
5. Sweeping the Island [5:49]
6. The Final Fighting [8:53]
1. The Young Halsey [6:52]
2. Leading the Saratoga [8:54]
3. Aggressive Spirit [6:14]
4. Battle in Darkness [5:01]
5. Halsey's Armada [8:27]
6. Final Battles [10:21]

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