Most widely held works about Jonathan Martin
Most widely held works by Jonathan Martin
Hunting Hitler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Examines the events of July, 1944, when a party led by highly placed Nazi officers nearly killed their leader in the infamous "Wolf's Lair," where he spend 900 days directing the German war effort. The program also uncovers evidence of a top secret plot hatched in London to kill the Führer.
Churchill's bodyguard ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
As Winston Churchill's personal bodyguard for nearly 18 years, Walter H. Thompson saw history unfold firsthand. This program puts you inside the skin of a working-class Scotland Yard detective who experienced the 20th-century's great events as both witness and participant.
Great blunders of WWII ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Great blunders of WWII exposes the fatal errors, startling miscues, and bungled opportunities which turned the tide of the war and forever changed the course of history.
The Christmas lizard by Cory Edwards ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
It's the night before Christmas, and all through the house, one creature is stirring--but he isn't a mouse!
Hitler's bodyguard ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Fascinating WWII documentary with huge broadcast exposure. The darkest chapters of the 20th Century comes to light in this documentary about Adolf Hitler's inner circle. Rare insight from captured SS documents, archival photos, and interviews with survivors. It also comes packed with extras to enhance the learning experience. Contains 13 episodes.
Dead men's secrets. M19, Escape and evasion in Europe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
M19, a little known top secret agency of the Allied war machine and one of World War II's greatest secrets, helped over 7000 British and American prisoners of war escape from Nazi-held territory and POW camps by teaching the soldiers how to withstand interrogation and how to escape and prevent recapture.
Ultimate collections. World War II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
World War II encompassed some of America's greatest triumphs and most bitter defeats. This comprehensive and intimate survey of this epic war features the greatest World War II documentaries, each packed with original archival footage, interviews with military experts and historians, and gripping reenactments. From the War in Europe to the war in the Pacific. From the American war plane industry to the Nuremberg trials. Also includes some of the greatest blunders that occured during the war.
The History Channel ultimate collections. World War II. [Disc 9], Great blunders of World War II, part 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Witnesses the tactical errors and fatal miscalculations of the Axis powers
The History Channel ultimate collections. World War II. [Disc 10], Great blunders of World War II, part 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Exposes the fatal errors, startling miscues, and bungled opportunities which turned the tide of the war and forever changed the course of history.
American justice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A series of programs which examines historical crimes and criminals of the 20th century and explores how they have altered the American system of justice.
Adolf Hitler's last days ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Explores the mysteries surrounding Hitler's death. Animation takes the viewer into the depths of the dictator's underground fortress. Discusses Hitler's secret wedding to the bunker's "Angel of Death", and Stalin's obsession with finding Hitler's body.
Secrets of the battle of the Bulge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Re-creations, firsthand accounts and military footage reveal secrets of the European theater of operations before, after and during the Battle of the Bulge. Despite intercepted messages, the Allied High Command wasn't prepared for the offensive.
Heroes of World War II and weapons of World War II war creates heroes and lethal weaponry ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Heroes of World War II - The inside story of how Germany and Japan were eventually defeated, by the skill, bravery, and ingenuity of these heroes. Weapons of World War II - The development, deployment, and effects of each weapon system.
Secrets of World War II revelations from the second World War ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Re-creations, firsthand accounts and previously unseen military footage reveal secrets of World War II.
Secrets of World War II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Each story gives the viewer a clear view of the historical context, the strategic objective, and the tactical effort made by flyers, sailors and foot-soldiers - often in the most oppressive and life threatening situations - to win victory from the enemy.
The greatest sea/air battle in history ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Discusses the fierce battles in the Pacific leading to the U.S. bombardment of the Japanese-held Okinawa Island. Secret maps and plans are uncovered, which would have launched a suicide "tidal wave" of Japanese civilians against a U.S. attack. Points out how the Americans deciphered the Japanese codes to break into their intelligence network.
The corpse that fooled the Axis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Discusses the ingenious ruse of Lt. Cmdr. Ewen Montagu, who used a corpse to play a central role in Operation Mincemeat, one of the most elaborate deceptions in military history. Reveals the true identity of "The Man Who Never Was."
Dead men's secrets. Secrets of the sea wolves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Learn what life was like aboard a Nazi sub in the North Atlantic during World War II.
The secrets behind the battle of Guadalcanal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Re-creations, firsthand accounts and military footage reveal secrets of the Pacific theater of operations from after Pearl Harbor until the last of the fighting on Guadalcanal.
When Hitler invaded America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Discusses a German attempt to blow up American targets, with ingenious explosive devices created to fulfill their mission. Explains why a startling encounter on the Long Island shore set off an intense FBI manhunt and how a remarkable betrayal led to the saboteurs' capture.
Air warfare Anti-Nazi movement Ardennes, Battle of the (1944-1945) Assassination Assassination attempt Attempted assassination Biographical films Biographical television programs Biography Bodyguards Bombardment of London (England : 1940-1941) Churchill, Winston,--1874-1965 Cryptography Documentary films Documentary television programs Documentary television programs Dunkirk, Battle of (Dunkerque, France : 1940) England England--London Equipment and supplies Europe Fiction France--Dunkerque France--Normandy Germany Germany.--Luftwaffe Great Britain Hawaii Historical television programs History Hitler, Adolf,--1889-1945 Kamikaze airplanes Lightning war Midway, Battle of (1942) Military campaigns Nonfiction films Nonfiction television programs Operation Sea Lion Pacific Ocean Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941) Russia (Federation)--Volgograd Soviet Union Stalingrad, Battle of (Volgograd, Russia : 1942-1943) Television programs Thompson, W. H.--1890- United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War, Declaration of War television programs World War (1939-1945)
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Multiple languages (41)
Greek, Modern (6)