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Marathon Music & Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 723 works in 881 publications in 1 language and 8,665 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Drama  War films  Educational films  Military history  Historical films  Interviews  Biography 
Classifications: D521, 940.3
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Most widely held works by Marathon Music & Video (Firm)
Red Skelton : America's clown prince( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring Red and his cast of characters: Willie Lump Lump, Freddie the Freeloader, Clem Kadiddlehopper, Cauliflower McPugg, and others
World War II movies( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spitfire: The story of Reginald J. Mitchell, the man who designed the ace British fighter plane, Spitfire. The Spitfire became one of the Allies' most valuable World War II assets
America's railroads : the steam train legacy( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archival films cover the history and development of the railroad industry in the United States, from the building of the first transcontinental line to the eventual triumph of diesel over steam
D-day( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ... documentary tells the ... story of the Normandy Invasion and includes rare color footage from the George Stevens Collection at the Library of Congress"--Container
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite, who first distinguished himself as a war correspondent on the front lines of World War II, presents a stunning collection which chronicles World War II in the Pacific from the rise of militarism in Japan to the delirious celebrations on VJ day
America's railroads : the steam train legacy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comprehensive video series relive the thrill of journeying aboard the railroad cars, watching the changing American landscape and the eventual passing of the legacy of the golden age of steam trains
Korea : the forgotten war( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series shows through U.S. Government footage and newsreel cameramen the dramatic moments from the earliest days of the U.S. intervention in the Korean War. From the first unsuccessful days of battle to the Armistice Treaty, this series explores the brutal and bloody conflict
Warbirds of World War II by Jim Prior( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... describes in great detail seven of the key war planes of World War II."--Container
World War I : the complete story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It began as a regional conflict and escalated into a war of empires that covered the earth. Here for the first time on DVD is the complete 26-volume CBS News series, "The Complete Story of World War I" narrated by Robert Ryan. This documentary series is more than just the history of this global conflict. It is also a photo album of the early twentieth century. Meet the men and machines that fought the war and witness every major battle and event of this global struggle. No other collection offers such a complete overview of one of history's most destructive conflicts. - Container
The American aviator : the Howard Hughes story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Howard Hughes
The guns of Will Sonnett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered one of the most underrated Western TV shows, this fast-paced, well written series starred Walter Brennan. A fine cast of guest stars included Dennis Hopper, Charles Grodin, Claude Akins, and Jack Nicholson
Warbirds of World War II : wings to victory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P-47 Thunderbolt: A big, bare-knuckled brawler of a fighter, the P-47 combined rugged durability with devastating firepower. Built to be the ultimate high altitude fighter of the war, the Thunderbolt helped drive the Luftwaffe from the skies of Europe. The P-47 proved to be a lethal fighter-bomber, destroying tens of thousands of trucks, tanks and trains
Civil War battles( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series relates the stories of battles of the Civil War. By using historical documentation and reenactments, this series portrays the history of the men who fought in this war
Warbirds of World War II( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... describes in great detail seven of the key war planes of World War II."--Container
Amazing sports bloopers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoy the crazy, zany, goofy and embarrassing world of sports bloopers--Container
The hidden army : women in World War II( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an era when "men wore the pants" these war-time produced documentaries were designed to recruit women and remind them that there was no limit to what they could do
Civil War battlefields( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series relates the stories of battles of the Civil War. By using historical documentation and reenactments, this series portrays the history of the men who fought in this war
Warbirds : wings to victory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fighters of the RAF: From the Battle of Britain, to the siege of Malta and the flaming fighter-bomber cauldron over Normandy, the brave men of the RAF helped turn the tide against the Luftwaffe and paved the way for ultimate victory. Follow us as Churchill's famous "Few" relate their incredible experiences during some of the greatest air campaigns of World War II
Wings of glory : the Air Force story( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the United States Air Force is a long and proud one, beginning with the first flight of the Wright Brothers and taking its first rudimentary steps in the swirling aerial combat of World War I in the skies over France. When World War II clearly establishes the need for a separate service, the United States Air Force is born. The first challenge for the new service is just over the horizon, as planes of the Air Force engage in the first jet air-to-air combat in the crimson skies of Korea."--Container
 
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Korea : the forgotten war
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Marathon Music and Video (Firm)

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