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They Shall Not Grow Old

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Peter Jackson produces and directs this homage to the British troops of the First World War with never-before-seen-footage of soldiers as they faced the fear and uncertainty of frontline battle in Belgium. Digitally remastered and now in color, the footage has been studied by lip reading experts, transcripts were recorded and used as audio for the film.
DVD
2018
Clemons (CHECKED OUT)
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The Great War: The Complete History of World War !

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A comprehensive program that examines the events of World War I year by year, highlighting significant technological developments that ultimately brought the fighting to an end.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sergeant York

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Story of a boy drafted into the military who begins his career as a pacifist and then soon sees the justification for fighting.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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The First World War: The Complete Series

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This definitive ten-part series offers insight and analysis to provide a coherent and strategic military narrative from acclaimed documentary filmmaker Jonathan Lewis.
DVD
2005
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Fatima

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Focuses on reported miraculous occurrences and prophecies in the village of Fátima, Portugal in 1917 and connects them to massive world events including World War I and the Russian Revolution.
VHS
2002; 1984
Ivy (By Request)
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The Battles of the Somme and Ancre

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Archival film footage taken at the Battles of the Somme and Ancre.
VHS
1999; 1916
Ivy (By Request)
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The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century

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The Great War, the World War of 1914 to 1918, was the first major catastrophy of the 20th century. Never had so many nations taken uparms at a single time nor had the battlefield ever been so vast. Nearly everyone suffered and became a soldier in one way or another.
VHS
1998
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The Great War: And the Shaping of the 20th Century

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VHS
1996
Special Collections
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Freedom, a History of US: Episode 11 Safe for Democracy [electronic resource]

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With help from the Wright brothers, the country begins to soar culminating in the trans-Atlantic flight by Lindbergh. Americans join a fight for freedom in World War I and at home women get the vote.
Online
2005; 2003
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The First World War and the Rise of Facism [electronic resource]

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Program 47 traces the fall of old empires during World War I and the rise of right-wing dictatorships in Italy, Spain, and Germany.
Online
1989
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The Second World War and the Rise of Facism [electronic resource]

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Program 48 discusses the new tactics and strategies employed in World War II. Describes the targeting of civilian populations and the Nazi holocaust.
Online
1989
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Prelinger Archives: America Goes Over (Part I) (1918) [electronic resource]

This Prelinger Archives film illustrates World War I on the Western, Italian, and Middle East Fronts. "As the Hun line bends back, thousands of eager soldiers--fighting for the freedom of the world--pass on to join the fighting." Non-combat scenes spotlight pontoon bridge and railway construction, hastily dug fighting positions by advancing troops, a mountain machine gun nest, infantry and transports on the move, camel corps soldiers, and German and Ottoman prisoners. The U.S.A., the British Empire, France, Italy, Germany, and the Ottoman Empire are represented.
Online
1918
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Prelinger Archives: America Goes Over (Part III) (1918) [electronic resource]

This Prelinger Archives film illustrates World War I on the Western Front. The story of U.S. involvement in the war picks up with the Second Battle of the Marne and ends with the St. Mihiel Offensive. Scenes spotlight frontline action--troops advancing, artillery firing, airplanes and tanks on the move, an observation balloon being shot down--and day-to-day life in the rear. Of special note: a shot of John J. Pershing.
Online
1918
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Prelinger Archives: America Goes Over (Part II) (1918) [electronic resource]

This Prelinger Archives film illustrates World War I on the Western Front and on the U.S. home front. "The repeated sinking of American ships forced President Wilson...to declare War." A variety of scenes piece together the story of America's entry into the war. As the British, French, and Italians desperately fight on in the fourth year of conflict, the U.S. races to build an army for service overseas--from draft, to training camp, to transport via Atlantic convoy, to acclimation to trench warfare in quiet sectors, to action at Chateau Thierry and Belleau Wood. Of special note: a shot of Philippe Petain and John J. Pershing.
Online
1918
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Prelinger Archives: America Goes Over (Part IV) (1918) [electronic resource]

This Prelinger Archives film illustrates on World War I on the Western Front. The story of U.S. involvement in the war centers on the Meuse-Argonne Offensive. Doughboys in action are spotlighted throughout, along with footage of work crews and camp life behind the lines. Of special note: two shots of John J. Pershing.
Online
1918
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Prelinger Archives: America Goes Over (Part V) (1918) [electronic resource]

This Prelinger Archives film illustrates World War I on the Western Front. "The Allied victory was complete when on November 11th, the order came to cease firing." Footage of the war's Allied commanders shaking hands and American troops cheering signals an end to the First World War.
Online
1918
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Prelinger Archives: The Great Train Robbery [electronic resource]

Classic, early silent film depicting a train robbery in the Old West.
Online
1903
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Leisure and Water [electronic resource]

Beach life (8/15/14, Portsmouth, England ) and holiday camp (10/30/61, Bognor Regis, England) are featured in this video clip.
Online
2012
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Unusual War Vehicles [electronic resource]

This video clip contains footage of a one-man tank prototype (3/4/18, Stockton, California) and a bicycle battalion (5/19/15, Worthing, England).
Online
2012
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Bath Day [electronic resource]

Features World War I soldiers taking baths (10/10/15, Liévin, France) and dogs being washed (8/10/33, Haslemere, England).
Online
2012