Weapons races the history of modern warfare

Format: DVD 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD WEA
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD WEA
 
 
Summary
A 3-disc set that explores the competition among nations from World War I to the 21st century in their pursuit of state-of-the-art weapons for combat warfare.
Contents
Disc 1. The race for the jet fighter ; The race for the battle tank ; The race for radar and stealth
disc 2. The race for the nuclear bomb ; The race for the strategic bomber ; The race for the strategic ballistic missile
disc 3. The race for the nuclear submarines ; The race for the aircraft carrier.

Additional Information
Subjects Arms race.
Military weapons.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [United States] : Silver Spring, MD :Athena ;2011
Distributed by Acorn Media,
Edition Fulll screen.
Other Titles Weapons races (television program)
History of modern warfare
Contributors Stevens, Gordon.
Fields, Ed.
Gresham, John.
Nugus, Philip.
Martin, Jonathan.
Freemantle Media Enterprises.
Athena (Firm)
Acorn Media (Firm)
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes Title from container.
Bonus features: biographies of notable weapons innovators ; plus a timeline and discussion questions at athenalearning.com.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, (4:3) full screen, Dolby Digital, stereo.
Description 3 videodiscs (400 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + viewer's guide (16 pages)
ISBN 9781598284485
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