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The U.S. Civil War Out West

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Online
2008; 1993
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The Heavenly Missiles

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Objectives of the program include: Comprehend how the missile has changed warfare for both soldier and civilian, learn about the legendary V-1 and V-2 rockets that nearly changed the course of World War II, find out what development made ballistic missiles today's dominant weapon, be exposed to the different types of missiles and their unique capabilities, and apprecieate how complacent we have become about the threat of nuclear annihilation.
Online
1990
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The Deadly Mistakes

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1996
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General Omar Bradley

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The story of five star general Omar Nelson Bradley, this program includes government footage of the training exercises that prepared the nation for war, and interviews with the men Bradley commanded.
Online
2002; 1994
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Low-Level

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Objectives of the program include: comprehend why those in charge of formulating U.S. air doctrine took so long to recognize the value of low-flying fighter-bombers, learn what significant military event saw the coming of age for dive bombers, find out the success of low-level air tactics in the Korean War, discover why the helicopter was the most efficacious aircraft in the Vietnam War, appreciate the contribution of electronics to the development of low-level fighter-bombers, and come to know how the new, slow and ugly planes can outperform supersonic jets.
Online
1990
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Aces High

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Objectives of the program include: See the role played by U.S. fighter pilots in World War II, the Korean and Vietnam wars, learn how U.S. fighter planes finally caught up with enemy aircraft in World War II, comprehend why U.S. fighter pilots were so successful in the Pacific despite initial lack of first-class planes, find out what threatened America's command of the air in the Korean War, and how supremacy was regained, and be exposed to the fascinating new electronic equipment that is re-sharpening America's fighter weapon.
Online
1990
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The Fall & Rise of the Dreadnought

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Objectives of the program include: comprehend why the battleship has gone in and out of favor as the capital ship of the U.S. Navy, learn why the formidable dreadnought was not a major weapon in World War I, know of the battleship's unique advantages, discover why the real battleship war took place in the Pacific during World War II, find out what role the battlewagon played in the Korean and Vietnam wars, learn why the cruiser currently supplants the dreadnought as the capital ship, and become aware that the battleship has certain advantages that are still valuable even in the nuclear age.
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1990