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Title Battle gear [videorecording] / produced by Actuality Productions, Inc. ; Hearst Entertainment ; producer, Bruce Nash ; written and produced by Luke Ellis.

Imprint [New York?] : History Channel ; New York, NY : Distributed by New Video, [2005].


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  355.809 B322 2005    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (45 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences; 4 3/4 in.
Series Modern marvels
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Performer Narrator: Max Raphael.
Credits Camera, Deborah Brown ... [et al.] ; animation, Doug Whitney ; editor, Lou Laprocido ; music, Alan Ett.
Note Originally broadcast on television in 2004.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Take an in-depth tour of duty that explores the armor and weapons that have made a foot soldier's job possible throughout the ages. From battle armor to bubble gum, you might be surprised by what soldiers have carried into battle. See what they'll be carrying in future wars. Discover how weapons and equipment are developed - from the gladius of Ancient Rome to today's M16 assault rifles, infrared scopes, and biological-weapons protection. See how body armor has evolved from medieval times, through WWI and WWII, to the technological innovations that shield today's land warriors.
Subject Military weapons.
Added Author Raphael, Max.
Brown, Deborah.
Ett, Alan.
History Channel (Television network)
New Video Group.
Added Title Modern marvels (Television program)
ISBN 0767078829
Standard No. 733961718423
Music No. AAE-71842 History Channel

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