USS ARIZONA TO USS MISSOURI, FROM TRAGEDY TO VICTORY. -- DVD Video -- The heroic story of the USS Missouir & the USS Arizona: One proudly afloat, the other tragically below the calm waters of Pearl Harbor.
The symbolism is undeniable. On one end is the USS Arizona Memorial, a few hundred yards away is the USS Missouri. These two battleships, at rest in Pearl Harbor, represent the beginning and the end of WWII.
This video tells the story of these great American battleships - One proudly afloat, the other tragically below the calm waters of the Pacific Ocean.
What critics are saying...
"Solid military themed documentary chronicling the story of two of the mightiest dread-naughts ever created...Vividly portrays the role each ship played during much of the 20th century's history of warfare...A fitting tribute...Recommended...***"
"Dramatically narrated...Military buffs will especially enjoy the recap of naval strategies in this introduction to "two great battleships."
"This video could add interest to studies of WWII, battleships, US Naval History, or even a unit on Hawaii."
"Absorbing documentary depicting the story of two valiant warships in Hawaii."
15 Minute Magazine
Pearl Harbor Attacked.com
What consumers are saying...
"We enjoyed viewing this video for both its entertainment value and its educational content. We learned more by watching this video, (about both ships) then in any text book or by watching the history channel."
John & Mary Hojnacke (History Buffs)
"Excellent, excellent, excellent, that's all I can say about it!"
Cathy Worly, Teacher, Allen Hancock College
"My husband and I love watching this kind of video. I especially enjoyed the symbolism of both ships now resting together at Pearl Harbor."
Hortencia Polta (Retire, School Teacher)
"This video contains a century worth of information... I would strongly recommend it to anyone who wants to learn an abundance of history in a short period of time!"
Burl Worley (Retired, College Teacher)
"This should be on public television. Its comparable to anything I have seen on 'The History Channel' and 'The Discovery Channel'."
Scott Swizenback, KCOY-TV
DVD edition contains 3 bonus features: MacArthur Returns to the Philippines; Bloody Iwo and At Japan's Doorstep: Okinawa
Digitally Re-Mastered, Recorded in Stereo.
RT: 1 hr. 40 minutes
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