The Battle for Midway

The Battle for Midway

DVD - 1999
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Dr. Robert Ballard leads a team of experts and four World War II veterans to Midway Island where the U.S. and Japan fought one of the fiercest battles of the war. They're in a race against time to find at least one of the downed aircraft carriers including the U.S.S. Yorktown.
Publisher: [United States] : National Geographic Video : distributed by Warner Home Video, c1999
ISBN: 9780792299912
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approx. 82 min.) : sd.,(stereo.), col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Dec 08, 2015

Good documentary on the battle for Midway. The expedition to find the Yorktown aircraft carrier in my opinion was unnecessary.

aaa5756 Apr 21, 2013

Very well done and interesting documentary movie. A pleasure to watch. I would recommend this movie for all to see. No fast forwarding no falling asleep on this one. A++ DVD

Red_Sox Apr 14, 2013

Watched on Netflix Instant. Ballard going deeper than the Titanic and the Bismarck. Good mix of war footage, history and interviews.


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