The Battle of Russia

The Battle of Russia


Publication Information
New York : GoodTimes Home Video Corp., 2000.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 131 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

World war II : why we fight

General Note
DVD format.
Part five of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort.

The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler.

Documentary films.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Eastern Front -- Video recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Video recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union -- Video recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the war -- Video recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda -- Video recordings.
Motion pictures in propaganda -- United States -- Video recordings.
Propaganda, American -- Video recordings.
DVD videodiscs.

Geographic Term
United States -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Capra, Frank, 1897-1991.
Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974.
Heller, Robert.
Veiller, Anthony, 1903-1965.
Huston, Walter, 1884-1950.
Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979.

Added Corporate Author
United States. War Dept.
United States. Army. Signal Corps
United States. Army Service Forces. Morale Service Division.
United States. Army Pictorial Service.
United States. Army Service Forces. Information and Education Division.
GoodTimes Home Video (Firm)

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Santa Clara BranchAdult Non-Fiction DVDs1:DVDNF(DVD) 940.54 Battle of RussiaChecked In