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Winston Churchill : from The WPA Film Library Speeches Collection / WPA Film Library.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorWPA Film Library.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], ©1990.
Description1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Portion of title WPA Film Library Speeches Collection
Contents Intro: The Speeches of Winston Churchill (0:27) -- The First Ten Weeks of War (1:27) -- Their Finest Hour (4:41) -- Some Chicken, Some Neck (0:30) -- St. James Palace Speech (0:26) -- The Battle of Britain (2:41) -- The Hard, Cold, Vindictive Truth (0:44) -- The Navy is Here (0:19) -- The End of the Beginning (0:45) -- Address to the U.S. Congress (1:20) -- Churchill Stops and Buys One (2:19) -- Whatever Our Suffering (0:19) -- This is Your Victory (0:30) -- The English Speaking Peoples (0:40) -- A United Europe (0:42) -- Sinews of Peace (5:16) -- Steel, Not Gold (1:43) -- This Superb Honor (0:36) -- World Mourns Churchill (2:38) -- Credits: Speeches of Winston Churchill (0:23)
Abstract Let us...brace ourselves to our duties and so bear ourselves that, if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a thousand years, men will say, 'This was their finest hour.' -Winston Churchill Items in this compilation include, * Churchill's speech given at Guildhall, London, on 2/23/40 at a luncheon held in honor of the crews of the Exeter and the Ajax after their victory during the battle of the River Plate * His "Their Finest Hour" address, given before the House of Commons on 6/18/40 * His "The Few" address, given before the House of Commons on 8/20/40 * A speech to the Allied delegates at St. James's Palace given on 6/12/41 * An address to the U.S. Congress given on 12/26/41 * An address made to the Canadian Parliament on 12/30/41 * A speech delivered in Moscow during 10/42 * His "The End of the Beginning" speech, given at Mansion House on 11/10/42 * His "This Is Your Victory" speech, given on 5/8/45 at the Ministry of Health in London *And more.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 28, 2012.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 and up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: WPA Film Library, 1990.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number47798 Films Media Group

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