War letters : stories of courage, longing and sacrifice
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Cape Cod Community College Wilkens Library - Instructional Media ServicesIMS E181 .W273 2002 DVDOn Shelf
Orleans Snow Library - AdultDVD 92 WAROn Shelf

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Published
Burbank, CA : PBS Home Video : WGBH Education Foundation : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2002], ©2001.
Language
English
ISBN
0780638026, 9780780638020
UPC
794054862621

Notes

General Note
Originally produced as a documentary television program in 2001.
General Note
Based on Andrew Carroll's New York Times bestseller "War letters: extraordinary correspondence from American wars."
Creation/Production Credits
Co-producer, Melissa Adelson ; editor, Leonard Feinstein ; cinematographer, Neil Reichline ; music, Mark Adler.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Neil Reichline ; editor, Leonard Feinstein ; music, Mark Adler.
Participants/Performers
Readers: Joan Allen, Jordan Bridges, Chris Gehrman, Mike Hagiwara, Gerald McRaney, Esai Morales, Edward Norton, Bill Paxton, David Hyde Pierce, Giovanni Ribisi, Kyra Sedgwick, Kevin Spacey, Eric Stoltz, Lawrence Turner, Courtney B. Vance.
Description
In every American conflict from the Revolution to the Persian Gulf War, American military men and women have captured the horror, pathos and intensity of battle by writing letters home. Collecting 50,000 war letters, using the most compelling and enlightening of the missives and newly discovered home movies, this tells the story of American wars from the viewpoint of the men and women on the frontlines and those who waited at home.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Additional Physical Form
Also issued on VHS.
System Details
DVD ; region 1 ; standard format ; Dolby Digital surround stereo.
Language
Closed-captioned.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kenner, R., Allen, J., Bridges, J., Gehrman, C., Hagiwara, M., McRaney, G., Morales, E., Norton, E., Paxton, B., Pierce, D. H., Ribisi, G., Sedgwick, K., Spacey, K., Stoltz, E., Turner, L., Vance, C. B., Reichline, N., Feinstein, L., Taylor, P., Adler, M., & Carroll, A. (20022001). War letters: stories of courage, longing and sacrifice . PBS Home Video : WGBH Education Foundation : Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Robert. Kenner et al.. 20022001. War Letters: Stories of Courage, Longing and Sacrifice. PBS Home Video : WGBH Education Foundation : Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Robert. Kenner et al.. War Letters: Stories of Courage, Longing and Sacrifice PBS Home Video : WGBH Education Foundation : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 20022001.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kenner, Robert., et al. War Letters: Stories of Courage, Longing and Sacrifice PBS Home Video : WGBH Education Foundation : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 20022001.

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