Bitter Standoff [electronic resource (video)] /

by Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group..
Type: Visual Material
Series: The Korean War .
Korean War (New York, N.Y.) .
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1999 .Description: 1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sd., col .General Note: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 10, 2010 ; Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware .Summary: As American casualties mounted, U.S. policy shifted from liberation of Korea to containment of Communism. In this program, General Matthew Ridgway replaces an insubordinate MacArthur and turns back the enemy tide during two years of the war's bloodiest fighting .Related Subjects: Ridgway, Matthew B. 1895-1993 | History, Modern | Korean War, 1950-1953 | World War, 1939-1945 | Educational films | Internet videos | Videorecording Online Resources: Contents: Chinese Battle Strategy (1:48) -- "Operation Killer" (3:58) -- General Ridgway's Leadership (2:42) -- Communist Offensive and Gen. MacArthur (5:24) -- Change in High Command (3:08) -- Korean War: Allied Air Power (2:15) -- Soviet MiG15s vs. Allied Forces (1:59) -- Chinese Offensive (2:39) -- Racially Integrated Forces (2:18) -- Two More Years of War (5:02) -- Suffering of U. N. Prisoners (1:22) -- Problem of Prisoners of War (2:59) -- Repatriation and Truce (3:10) -- Korean War Veterans: Homecoming (1:18) -- Korea's 38th Parallel (2:48) -- Credits: Bitter Standoff (1:00)
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Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 10, 2010.

Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.

Chinese Battle Strategy (1:48) -- "Operation Killer" (3:58) -- General Ridgway's Leadership (2:42) -- Communist Offensive and Gen. MacArthur (5:24) -- Change in High Command (3:08) -- Korean War: Allied Air Power (2:15) -- Soviet MiG15s vs. Allied Forces (1:59) -- Chinese Offensive (2:39) -- Racially Integrated Forces (2:18) -- Two More Years of War (5:02) -- Suffering of U. N. Prisoners (1:22) -- Problem of Prisoners of War (2:59) -- Repatriation and Truce (3:10) -- Korean War Veterans: Homecoming (1:18) -- Korea's 38th Parallel (2:48) -- Credits: Bitter Standoff (1:00)

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As American casualties mounted, U.S. policy shifted from liberation of Korea to containment of Communism. In this program, General Matthew Ridgway replaces an insubordinate MacArthur and turns back the enemy tide during two years of the war's bloodiest fighting.

10 & up.

Mode of access: Internet.

System requirements: FOD playback platform.

Closed-captioned.

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