War in the Pacific
The National Archives has been responsible for the acquisition, preservation, and dissemination of permanent records of the United States government. Select materials have been assembled to produce War in the Pacific, representing an invaluable cenematicchronicle of the island battles and events leading up to ultimate Japanese surrender in 1945. Comprising thrilling newsreel footage, training films, and an Oscar-winning documentary from Hollywood director, John Ford, War in the Pacific spotlights astonishingly varied and emotional images culled from the millions of pieces making up the National Archives' popular holdings.
Renton, WA : Topics Entertainment, c2008.
6 videodiscs (409 mins.) :,sd, b&w, col. ;,2 cm.