Search - The History Channel: Wheels of Survival - Ambulance Racing for Life on DVD

The History Channel: Wheels of Survival - Ambulance Racing for Life
The History Channel Wheels of Survival - Ambulance Racing for Life
Genres: Television, Documentary
NR     2006     0hr 50min

Ironically, war is responsible for the development of one of the most effective life-saving tools ever developed. The ambulance owes its existenceto the need to remove injured soldiers from the battlefield and get them to ...  more »


Larger Image

Movie Details

Genres: Television, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Television, Documentary
Studio: A&E Home Video
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 12/19/2006
Original Release Date: 01/01/2006
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2006
Release Year: 2006
Run Time: 0hr 50min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

Similar Movies

Mother Jugs Speed
Director: Peter Yates
   PG   2004   1hr 35min
Bringing Out the Dead
Director: Martin Scorsese
   R   2000   2hr 1min
Ambulance Girl
Director: Kathy Bates
   NR   2006   1hr 28min

Similarly Requested DVDs

Bright Young Things
Director: Stephen Fry
   R   2005   1hr 46min
Ocean's Thirteen
Widescreen Edition
Director: Steven Soderbergh
   PG-13   2007   2hr 2min
The Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring
Platinum Series Special Extended Edition
Directors: Joel Gallen, Michael Pellerin, Peter Jackson
   PG-13   2002   3hr 28min
Christmas With the Kranks
Director: Joe Roth
   PG   2005   1hr 39min
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Two-Disc Special Edition
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
   PG   2004   2hr 21min
Herbie - Fully Loaded
Director: Angela Robinson
   G   2005   1hr 41min
The Scorpion King 2 Rise of a Warrior
Director: Russell Mulcahy
   PG-13   2008   1hr 49min
Ultraman The Complete Series
Directors: Hajime Tsuburaya, Akio Jissoji
   NR   2009   14hr 0min
Abraham Lincoln Father of Freedom
Volume 1 & 2 Feature Length Documentary

Petticoat Junction
   UR   1999   0hr 30min

Movie Reviews

Good History of Ambulance Concept
Dana R. Arbeit | Red Mountain, CA USA | 09/17/2009
(3 out of 5 stars)

"This is a fairly good historical overview of 'the ambulance' especially from the military perspective. The title implies an emphasis on the vehicles but it is really about the organization of patient transport services. I found it a little short on covering the civilian side of ambulance history. I have worked both military and civilian EMS and would like someone to do a show on strictly the civilian side. This DVD is worth the purchase price. As there is so little 'out there' on ambulance work, it is well worth watching to give the viewer an initial overview."