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The Great War: Part 3: We must hack our way through (Bethmann-Hollweg)

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Written by John Terraine.
A twenty-six-part history of the 1914-1918 War.

With war declared Germany attempts to carry out her plan-victory in the West in forty days.

With the voices of Sir Michael Redgrave as Narrator, Sir Ralph Richardson as Douglas 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, June 13)
See page 63

Contributors

Writer/Associate producer (Great Britain): John Terraine
Narrator: Sir Michael Redgrave
Douglas 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: Norman Carr
Sound Editor: Brian Keene
Sound Mixer: Robert Saunders
Associate Producer (Canada): Ed Rollins
Associate Producer (Australia): Tom Manefield
Producer: Tony Essex
Producer: Gordon Watkins

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The Great War: Part 3: We must hack our way through (Bethmann-Hollweg)

BBC One London, 6 November 1964 21.25






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