D-Day's Sunken Secrets

D-Day's Sunken Secrets

DVD - 2014
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On June 6, 1944, the Allies launched the biggest armada in history to invade the Normandy beaches and liberate Europe from the Nazis. Now, NOVA has exclusive access to the first complete survey of the seabed bordering the legendary beachheads. D-Dayb2ss Sunken Secrets unfolds an account of the tumultuous events and reveals how the Alliesb2 sintricate planning and advanced technology was vital to the ambitious and risky military operation.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, [Publisher not identified],, [2014]
ISBN: 9781627890007
1627890009
Branch Call Number: 940.5421421 D-Day
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,rda
digital,optical,rda
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Nova (Television program)

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0cho
Mar 04, 2015

If you are WW2 buff you will like this documentary even though it has more to do with events of D-day than what is below the surface. A bit slow at times.

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Keogh
Jan 05, 2015

An exceptional documentary looking again at the D-Day invasion from another perspective- the remnants of it left off the Normandy coast, particularly in terms of landing craft, tanks, and other material that sank before getting onto the beaches. Having a veteran of that day on board an explorer sub to view some of these artifacts is an interesting touch. PBS always does such exceptional work with documentaries, and this is no exception to that rule.

MovieWatch Nov 14, 2014

I was saddened once again by how badly we were prepared for Omaha Beach. The mistakes made cost so many lives. I know we succeeded at taking Normandy, but at what cost? I recommend this comprehensive PBS examination of D-Day by Nova.

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danomcd
Oct 30, 2014

I need to stop watching these PBS - NOVA documentaries. They have all been incredibly boring and lots of people talking without really any new/exciting information.

aaa5756 Sep 07, 2014

PBS has done it again very well done documentary. This movie was interesting, informative, and worse seeing!! I recommend this movie for all to see. Well worth the price of admission to any theater.

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Saint_Mirin
Jul 31, 2014

Fascinating look at a profound moment in history. My only wish was that it was longer!

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