People's century 1916, Killing fields / a co-production of WGBH Boston and the BBC ; produced and directed by Bill Treharne Jones

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Subjects: History, Modern--20th century
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives
World War, 1914-1918--History
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives, American
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives, European
Veterans--United States--Interviews
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video [distributor], c1998
Series: MCIS video collection P-128V
LC Classification: D
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (56 min) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: People's century (Television program)
Alternate Title(s): People's century (Television program).
Alternate Titles: Other title: Killing fields, 1916
Additional Authors: Espar, David
Pagnamenta, Peter
Dor-Ner, Zvi
Woodard, Alfre, 1953-
Jones, Bill Treharne
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
British Broadcasting Corporation
WGBH Educational Foundation
Notes: Videorecording number: PECE-102
Narrated by Alfre Woodard
Credits: Senior producer, David Espar ; executive producer [for BBC], Peter Pagnamenta ; executive producer [for WGBH], Zvi Dor-Ner
Originally shown on PBS stations in 1997
"PECE-104"--videocassette container
Summary: In August 1914, the people of Europe were swept into the first of the wars that would make this century the bloodiest ever. Seventy million soldiers from more than twenty countries marched off to do their duty. In this film soldiers from all sides give a personal account of the trenches and the tactics--and the terrible nature and scale of the slaughter that shattered the old world order. In the end, four empires collapsed and nine million gave their lives. Some became pacificts while others sought retribution and many found themselves fighting another war only two decades later
In English and various languages with English voiceovers
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Miami University's MCIS video collection
OCLC Number: 39744620