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Van Voorhis, Westbrook 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 692 works in 1,091 publications in 1 language and 5,935 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Case studies  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical films 
Roles: Narrator, Speaker, Host, Commentator, Reporter, Performer
Classifications: D767, 940.5426
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Westbrook Van Voorhis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Westbrook Van Voorhis
Crusade in the Pacific ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary covers the entire saga of World War II in the Pacific theatre, utilizing film footage shot by cameramen on both sides of the War
War in the Pacific ( )
26 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The amazing documentary series War in the Pacific chronicles the compelling events that led up to Japan's surprise bombing of the U.S. Naval base at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and depicts the numerous air, land and sea battles that unfolded from 1942 until the fall of the Japanese empire in 1945. The priceless documentary footage compiled in the series, sets you squarely in the center of the conflict and reveals the bravery, heroism and sacrifice that was the hallmark of the men and women of our armed forces during their service in World War II
World War II the German Front ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Secret life of Hitler: details Hitler's rise and fall. Includes footage of Hitler's final relocation from the idyllic Berghof to the Berlin compound. Features interviews with Hitler's sister and fellow inmates imprisoned with him during World War I. Footage of Eva Braun, her sister, and other women at the Berghof
Crusade in the Pacific ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archival footage from both the Allies and Japan give detailed information of World War II showing both points of view from the Pacific Theater
American fashion and leisure 1945-1950 ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected newsreels from The March of time which examines fashion, beauty and leisure time in the U.S
The American family the War years 1941-1945 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1941 and 1987 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the sacrifices being made by men, women and children on the homefront to aid the war effort, while American troups were fighting for their country in the World War II
The American family the postwar years 1946-1948 ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected news stories from the March of time, which documents the concerns of U.S. families during and after World War II with such issues as the "baby bomb", adoption, conditions for the aged, marriage and divorce
Show business: the Postwar years 1946-1950 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected news stories from the March of time which present various aspects of the U.S. culture including nightclub entertainment, radio, theater, popular music and the life of a model
America's youth 1940-1950 ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of four selections from the March of Time newsreels dating from 1940 to 1950, and deals with the problems, ideals and education of the American youth of that period
Show business the war years 1939-1945 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1939 and 1987 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected news stories from The March of time which present various aspects of the U.S. entertainment industry, including motion pictures, popular music, theater and nightclubs
Crusade in Europe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Emmy and Peabody award winning television series adapted from General Dwight D. Eisenhower's memoir and produced by the March of Time newsreel unit, featuring captured combat footage
Crusade in the Pacific ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First four chapters are: The Pacific in eruption, Awakening in the Pacific, The rise of the Japanese empire, and America goes to war in the Pacific
Germany and other problems, 1938 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected news stories from the March of time, which documents the concerns of U.S. citizens directly before America's involvement in World War II. Includes films on Nazi Germany, the flight of White Russians to Europe and the U.S., the pine industry in Southern U.S., the work of N.Y.'s Missing Person's Bureau, the development of Key West, the rehabilitation of U.S. criminals, the League of Nations and more
Eisenhower's crusade in Europe ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the pages of General Dwight D. Eisenhower's personal memoirs comes the riveting account of death and destruction, of courage and strength. Breathtaking in scope, incredible in its authenticity, it's an epic adventure that features the finest World War II footage ever captured on film"--Container
The March of time [American lifestyles, 1939-1950] ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compiled from segments of a newsreel series originally produced by Time Magazine, this series documents life in America. Features activities in show business, family, youth, fashion and leisure from World War II through 1950
Crusade in the Pacific ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archival footage from both the Allies and Japan give detailed information of World War showing both points of view
Crusade in the Pacific ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archival footage from both the Allies and Japan give detailed information of World War showing both points of view
Crusade in the Pacific ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archival footage from both the Allies and Japan give detailed information of World War II showing both points of view from the Pacific Theater
On the homefront ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the March of Time newsreels produced during World War II which focus on how Americans on the homefront dealt with the war. Includes films on comparisions between U.S. involvement in the 1st and 2nd World Wars, on civil defense preparations, diplomates of the United Nations working to end the war, how the F.B.I. fights sabotage, a case study of a defense industry, the role of the Pacific states in war industry and the difficulties besetting Congress during the early 1940's
Great WWII campaigns war in the Pacific : war in europe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War in the Pacific. "This amazing documentary chronicles the compelling events that led up to Japan's surprise bombing of the U.S. Naval base at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and depicts the numerous air, land and sea battles that unfolded from 1942 until the fall of the Japanese empire in 1945." War in Europe. "Offering a vivid depiction of America's World War II campaign in Europe, the series employs war footage taken from the U.S. Army, Navy and Coast Guard, the British War Office, the National Film Board of Canada and captured Nazi materials."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Conrad, Hugh, 1903-1968
Van Voorhis, W. 1903-1968
Voorhis, Westbrook van, 1903-1968
Languages
English (131)