World War I: The War years

United States, 1960

Film
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How wide strategic movements on land and sea gave World War I a scope unknown in previous wars, and how the war affected entire populations and utilized new, mechanized weapons. Identifies the Allies and Central Powers and reviews their relative advantages in war potential. Discusses the German master strategy and its failure, the major campaigns of the middle years, 1915-1918, and the final phases of the war.

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Language

English

Duration

00:13:17:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

30686

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Strategic planning

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Military art and science - History

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Military history

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → War

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Weapons

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918 - History

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918 - Western Front

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Strategic planning

History → History, Modern

History → Military art and science - History

History → Military history

History → World War, 1914-1918 - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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