Between the wars. - 2.

United States, 1978

TV show
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The first SALT talks unfolds the story of the beginning of the arms race between the United States, Great Britain and Japan after the first world war, diplomatic attempts to curb it and the development of the aeroplane as a military weapon. “America in the Pacific”, subtitled “a clash of two cultures” details the increasing suspicion and mistrust between America and Japan and Japan’s rapid rise as an imperialistic military power, culminating in the Russo-Japanese war and the Sino-Japanese conflict. Uses archival footage and interviews with historians. Narrated by Eric Sevareid.

Credits

co-producer

Scott Garen

Anthony Potter

production company

REG

Anthony Potter Productions

Language

English

Duration

01:00:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37685

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Arms race

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Arms race

History → History

History → Japan - History - 20th century

History → United States - History - 1919-1933

Television

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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