Menasha Public Library (Elisha D. Smith)

The war, American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
Table Of Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1: A necessary war (Special feature: Commentary by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick) -- Disc 2. Episode 2: When things get tough ; Episode 3: A deadly calling -- Disc 3. Episode 4: Pride of our nation (Special feature: Commentary by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick) -- Disc 4. Episode 5: Fubar -- Disc 5. Episode 6: The ghost front -- Disc 6. Episode 7: A world without war
Widescreen ed..
Originally broadcast by PBS in 2006
Physical Description
6 videodiscs (840 min.), sd., col. and b&w, 4 3/4 in.
Specific Material Designation

Library Locations

  • Menasha Public Library (Elisha D. Smith)

    Elisha D. Smith Public Library 440 First St, Menasha, WI, 54952, US