Homefront, 1941-1945 with Peter Jennings ; produced by ABC News in association with the History Channel.

The shock of Pearl Harbor awoke America from its dream of isolationism. As troops went overseas and industry ramped up to supply the urgent need for war materials, a new wave of Southern blacks migrated north and west to fill the workforce, along with millions of women. This program discusses the ef...

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Format: DVD
Language:English
Published: Princeton, NJ : Films Media Group, 2006
Series:The century : decades of change.
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Summary:The shock of Pearl Harbor awoke America from its dream of isolationism. As troops went overseas and industry ramped up to supply the urgent need for war materials, a new wave of Southern blacks migrated north and west to fill the workforce, along with millions of women. This program discusses the effects of World War II on the homefront, spotlighting the war's impact as a catalyst for economic, demographic and social change.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (45 min.) : sd., col. : 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD.
Production Credits:Producer, Mi Ling Tsui ; director, Roger Goodman ; writers, Mi Ling Tsui, Shelley Diamond ; editor, Joel Herson.