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The Resource 1973, Guerrilla wars, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Bill Treharne Jones, (videorecording)

1973, Guerrilla wars, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Bill Treharne Jones, (videorecording)

Label
1973, Guerrilla wars
Title
1973, Guerrilla wars
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Bill Treharne Jones
Title variation
Guerrilla wars, 1973
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how highly motivated guerrillas have organized revolts that eventually defeated large well-equipped governments. Using interviews and archival footage this film examines the Cuban revolution, America's futile struggle in Vietnam and the Soviet Union's equally unsuccessful attempts to control Afghanistan
Member of
Cataloging source
MTG
Characteristic
videorecording
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People's century (Television program)
Credits note
Camera, David South, Peter Jourenal, Ian Kennedy ; edited by Stephen Sampson, Nick Rayner ; music, Fiachra Trench, Zbigniew Preisner, Laurence Aston
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: Alfe Woodard
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1953-
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  • Woodard, Alfre
  • Treharne Jones, Bill
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS Video
Runtime
53
Series statement
  • History's best on PBS
  • PBS Video database of America's history and culture
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  • Castro, Fidel
  • Guevara, Che
  • Mao, Zedong
  • H̀ô, Chí Minh
  • History, Modern
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
1973, Guerrilla wars, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Bill Treharne Jones, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen
  • From the television program: People's century, 1900-1999
  • ACCOMPANIED BY PRINTED MATERIAL
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (57 p.) & PBS video index
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
50083505
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version
Extent
1 videocassette (53 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PECEX22
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
1973, Guerrilla wars, a co-production of WGBH/Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Bill Treharne Jones, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen
  • From the television program: People's century, 1900-1999
  • ACCOMPANIED BY PRINTED MATERIAL
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (57 p.) & PBS video index
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
50083505
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version
Extent
1 videocassette (53 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PECEX22
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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