Item Details

Tobruk [electronic resource]

A&E Television Networks, LLC
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Maintaining control of the Libyan city of Tobruk was crucial to the Allied war effort; loss of the strategic Mediterranean port would shorten Axis supply lines. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline in Tobruk.
Release Date
1996
Run Time
23 min.
Language
English
Rating
11 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 09, 2012.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Series
Battleline
Contents
  • British Rout Italians in North Africa; Hitler Responds (2:10)
  • British Retreat; Germans Encircle Tobruk (2:42)
  • British Ambush Germans; Rommel Waits for More Tanks (3:03)
  • Germans Thwart British Attack (1:56)
  • Night Patrols (1:46)
  • Operation Crusader (3:01)
  • Retreat to Tobruk, Again (2:40)
  • Rommel Takes Tobruk; Germans Eventually Driven From Africa (2:13)
  • Credits: Tobruk: Battleline (1:03)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c1996
Publisher no.
  • 42397s Films Media Group
  • 42434 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (23 min.) : sd., col, digital file.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical Details
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