Extras

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    The War

    Joseph Medicine Crow

    Joe Medicine Crow, the last war chief of the Crow Tribe of Montana is profiled in The War.

    Joseph Medicine Crow

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    The War

    Making Of | Ken Burns' Decision

    Ken Burns talks about his decision to make “The War.”

    Making Of | Ken Burns' Decision

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    The War

    Growing Up

    Sam Hines talks about growing up in Minneapolis in 1941and the excitement of the service.

    Growing Up

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    The Holocaust

    Ray Leopold, Burnett Miller, Dwain Luce and others discuss the horror of the Holocaust.

    The Holocaust

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    The War

    Making Of | An Intimidating Project

    Filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick talk about why “The War” was an intimidating project.

    Making Of | An Intimidating Project

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    The War

    Joining Up

    Burnett Miller, Ray Leopold and Sam Hynes talk about joining up during the war.

    Joining Up

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    The War

    Making Of | Why WWII Will Be Remembered

    The filmmakers talk about WWII and why it will be remembered.

    Making Of | Why WWII Will Be Remembered

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    The War

    Making Of | Adding Sound

    The filmmakers talk about adding sound to the amazing archived video.

    Making Of | Adding Sound

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    The War

    Chocolate Roast Beef

    Ray Leopold discusses the mixture of food available at meal times.

    Chocolate Roast Beef

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    The War

    Iwo Jima

    America needed to take Iwo Jima to secure a base for US Bombers.

    Iwo Jima

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    The War

    Making Of | Wynton Marsalis On Music

    Wynton Marsalis talks about making the music for “The War.”

    Making Of | Wynton Marsalis On Music

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    The War

    Making Of | 'What was it like?'

    Ken Burns talks about what makes WWII so memorable.

    Making Of | 'What was it like?'

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    The War

    Why We Fight

    Burnett Miller, Ray Leopold and Sam Hynes talk about why they fought.

    Why We Fight

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    The War

    Intro

    Watch the first few minutes of The War.

    Intro

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    The War

    American Anthem

    Norah Jones sings 'American Anthem.'

    American Anthem

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    The War

    The War Comes Home to Luverne

    Al McIntosh writes of personal losses the war brought to those in Luverne.

    The War Comes Home to Luverne

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    The War

    Babe Ciarlo in Anzio

    Babe Ciarlo never revealed his experiences in his letters home.

    Babe Ciarlo in Anzio

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    The War

    D-Day in Luverne

    Al McIntosh writes about D-Day in the Rock County Star Herald.

    D-Day in Luverne

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    The War

    Wartown

    WWII brought an end to the chronic unemployment of Mobile, AL.

    Wartown

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    The War

    Battle of the Bulge

    Tom Galloway finds himself on the front lines in the Battle of the Bulge.

    Battle of the Bulge

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    The War

    The Four Towns

    The four towns featured in THE WAR; Mobile, Sacramento, Waterbury and Luverne.

    The Four Towns

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    The War

    Mobile Shipyards

    On Tuesday morning, May 25, 1943, tensions explode at the Alabama Dry Dock shipyard.

    Mobile Shipyards

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    The War

    That's War

    Young soldier Daniel Inouye comes face-to-face with the enemy.

    That's War

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    The War

    Kinship

    Marines Pete Arias and Bill Lansford land on Iwo Jima.

    Kinship