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The Resource The true story of Black Hawk down, History Channel, (videorecording)

The true story of Black Hawk down, History Channel, (videorecording)

Label
The true story of Black Hawk down
Title
The true story of Black Hawk down
Statement of responsibility
History Channel
Title variation
Black Hawk down
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On October 3, 1993, a force of 120 American Delta units and Ranger infantry were dropped into Mogadishu, Somalia to abduct two Somalian lieutenants of the warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid. The mission was planned to take one hour, but when two Black Hawk helicopters were shot down, it became a 15-hour ordeal. Drawing on Mark Bowden's book about the incident and extensive interviews with the author. This video is a minute-by-minute look at the battle that claimed 18 American lives. US Rangers and Somali militamen share their harrowing experiences, and former officials from Aidid's organization reveal how they were able to use the attack to their advantage. And also diplomats and high-ranking officers reflect on the indicent's legacy
Cataloging source
EYB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowden, Mark
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • History Channel (Television network)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operation Restore Hope, 1992-1993
  • United States
  • Aidid, Mohammed Farah
Technique
live action
Label
The true story of Black Hawk down, History Channel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
49000356
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (100 min.)
Isbn
9780767046428
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-43392
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The true story of Black Hawk down, History Channel, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
49000356
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (100 min.)
Isbn
9780767046428
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-43392
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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