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Title Desert victory. The battle of El Alamein [(DVD) videorecording] / Trustees of the Imperial War Museum.

Publication Info. Port Washington, NY : Koch Vision, 2009.
Distributed by Koch Entertainment.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  940.542321 DES    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (165 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Imperial War Museum, the official collection.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The British Army and R.A.F. captured the Battle of El Alamein while it happened. Teams of cameramen followed the 8th Army troops into battle against Rommel's Afrika Korps, recording some of the most extraordinary footage of the war. Features rare and fascinating original film preserved in the Museum's archives. Some materials have never been released to the public before.
Note Special features: "Land and live in the desert" documentary; "Wavell's 30,000" documentary; "The siege of Tobruk" documentary; "Defenders of Tobruk" documentary.
Awards Academy Award, 2004: Best documentary, feature.
Subject El Alamein, Battle of, Egypt, 1942 -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North -- Videodiscs.
Great Britain. Army -- Videodiscs.
Great Britain. Royal Air Force -- Videodiscs.
Germany. Heer. Panzerarmeekorps Afrika -- Videodiscs.
Local Subject ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS, 1943.
Genre Documentary films.
Added Author Imperial War Museum (Great Britain). Trustees.
Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
KOCH Vision (Firm)
Koch Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Battle of El Alamein
ISBN 1417230738
Standard No. 741952655497
Music No. KOC-DV-6554 Koch Vision
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