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The Great War: Part 16: Right is more precious than peace (President Wilson)

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Written by Alistair Horne.
A twenty-six-part history of the 1914-18 War.
As the armies of all belligerents reel in exhaustion after two and a half years of war. the Allies are buoyed by a new hope: America declares war on Germany.

With the voices of Sir Michael Redgrave as Narrator, Sir Ralph Richardson as Haig, Emlyn Williams as Lloyd George and Marius Goring, Cyril Luckham, Sebastian Shaw

Theme music by Wilfred Josephs
Played by the BBC Northern Orchestra
Conducted by George Hurst
Series produced in collaboration with the Imperial War Museum, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Australian Broadcasting Commission
A BBC Tonight production
First transmission on BBC-2, September 13, 1964

Contributors

Writer: Alistair Horne
Narrator: Sir Michael Redgrave
Haig (voice): Sir Ralph Richardson
Lloyd George (voice): Emlyn Williams
Voices: Marius Goring
Voices: Cyril Luckham
Voices: Sebastian Shaw
Theme music: Wilfred Josephs
[Theme music] played by: The BBC Northern Orchestra
Orchestra conducted by: George Hurst
Supervising Film Editor: Barry Toovey
Film Editor: Peter Heelas
Sound Editor: Brian Keene
Sound mixer: Robert Saunders
Associate Producer (Great Britain): John Terraine
Associate Producer (Canada): Ed Rollins
Associate Producer (Australia): Tom Manefield
Producer: Tony Essex
Producer: Gordon Watkins

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The Great War: Part 16: Right is more precious than peace (President Wilson)

BBC One London, 29 January 1965 21.25






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