Most widely held works about Anderson Cooper
Most widely held works by Anderson Cooper
Dispatches from the edge : a memoir of war, disasters, and survival by Anderson Cooper ( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,556 libraries worldwide
From the tsunami in Sri Lanka to the war in Iraq to the starvation in Niger and ultimately to Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans and Mississippi, Cooper gives us a firsthand glimpse of the devastation that takes place, both physically and emotionally, when the normal order of things is violently ruptured on a massive scale. Cooper had been in his share of life-threatening situations before, but he had never seen human misery quite like this. Writing with vivid memories of his childhood and early career as a roving correspondent, Cooper reveals for the first time how deeply affected he has been by the wars, disasters, and tragedies he has witnessed, and why he continues to be drawn to some of the most perilous places on earth.--From publisher description.
Dispatches from the edge [a memoir of war, disasters, and survival by Anderson Cooper ( Recording )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Anderson Cooper's groundbreaking coverage on CNN has changed the way we watch the news. His powerful memoir takes us behind the scenes of the cataclysmic events of our age, from the tsunami in Sri Lanka and the Iraq war, to the starvation in Niger and Hurricane Katrina.
Planet in peril a CNN worldwide investigation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Takes viewers around the globe and highlights the issues that are threatening the world's environment. Filmed in 13 countries, uncovering places where environmental change is not a theory or a future forecast but a crisis happening in real time. Brings the stories behind the statistics and focuses on today's environmental threats and their impact on tomorrow.
How to succeed in business without really trying the 2011 Broadway cast recording by Frank Loesser ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Planet in peril ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Anderson Cooper, Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Animal Planet's Jeff Corwin travel to some of the most remote places on Earth. From exposing illegal wildlife trading undercover in Southeast Asia to seeing first-hand the devastating effects of deforestation in Brazil, they have gathered evidence regarding threats to the world's environment.
Journalists killed in the line of duty ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Through startling footage and powerful interviews with friends, families, colleagues and eyewitnesses, experience the remarkable lives and tragic deaths of journalists killed in the line of duty.
The mole. Season one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The hit reality series full of mystery, adventure and fun. 10 players work as a team to complete a series of difficult physical and psychological tests. However, one of the players is a "mole" whose goal it is to foil the efforts of the other thirteen players without revealing his or her identity. In the final dramatic episode, The Mole is revealed and the one remaining player wins the jackpot, up to $1,000,000.
The war against women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"There's a war taking place in the heart of Africa, in the Congo. It's not just a violent ethnic conflict, but also a war against women, a war in which women are regularly gang raped, mutilated, and abandoned. The rape of women is a weapon of war in the Congo, and it is destroying them, their families, and entire communities"--Container.
Planet in peril battle lines ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Examines the environmental conflicts between growing populations and natural resources. Cooper and Gupta travel to Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo, where dwindling food supplies push people farther into the jungle, exposing them to diseases that scientists think could lead to the next pandemic. Ling heads to the Niger Delta, where the thirst for oil has sparked a deadly battle in Nigeria. In addition, Gupta investigates a company based in Peru that residents and health officials have accused of emitting poisonous gases into the community, and Ling reports on why one of the last remaining pockets of African elephants in Central Africa is under threat.
Die Welt der Gloria Vanderbilt ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Dispatches From the Edge : A Memior of War, Disasters, and Survival by Anderson Cooper ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
From the tsunami in Sri Lanka to the war in Iraq to the starvation in Niger and ultimately to Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans and Mississippi, Cooper gives us a firsthand glimpse of the devastation that takes place, both physically and emotionally, when the normal order of things is violently ruptured on a massive scale. Cooper had been in his share of life-threatening situations before, but he had never seen human misery quite like this. Writing with vivid memories of his childhood and early career as a roving correspondent, Cooper reveals for the first time how deeply affected he has been by the wars, disasters, and tragedies he has witnessed, and why he continues to be drawn to some of the most perilous places on earth.
Exposing the truth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"To some, Joe Darby is a hero. Darby is the military prison guard who turned in photos of prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib, launching an investigation that resulted in the imprisonment of six guards. Generals have lauded him, and Darby was given a 'Profile in Courage' award. But back at home in [Cumberland,] Maryland, Darby is called a traitor and a rat, and the military has determined that it's not safe for him to live in his own hometown" (container).
Stop snitchin ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Discusses how certain members of African American communities are encouraged not to cooperate with law enforcement officials when they witness violent crimes, and whether or not their decision may be influenced by lyrics in rap and hip-hop music.
The war next door ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Mexico is at war, and it's gotten bloody. Two years ago, Mexico's president declared war on the country's powerful drug cartels, and the cartels are fighting back, using powerful assault rifles and other weaponry purchased in the United States. Last year over 6,000 people were killed; kidnappings are on the rise; and victims are being tortured and even beheaded"--Container.
Homicide in Hollenbeck ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Gang violence terrorizes communities across America like Hollenbeck, a 15-square-mile neighborhood in Los Angeles with more than 30 gangs.
Dispatches from the edge : a memoir of war, disasters, and survival ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Life saver ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"You rarely hear a good-news story about malnutrition. Every year, five million children die from starvation; that's one child every six seconds. Now there might be a solution: a vitamin-fortified peanut butter paste with the funny name Plumpynut. Anderson Cooper travels to Niger to see a simple peanut butter concoction work some miracles in the lives of young children."
Awakening ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"There are as many as 300,000 Americans living with such serious brain injuries that they are trapped in what is called a 'minimally conscious state' - they can't talk, walk, or eat. Most will never emerge from this state, but for a few, there might be hope. Recently, a few brain-damaged patients -- who had been unresponsive for years -- had awakenings after, ironically, being given the sleep medication Ambien. Anderson Cooper reports."
Inside Hezbollah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Hiding in plain sight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Discusses who is entering the United States illegally, how they are entering, what happens when they are in the United States and the battle over enforcing or changing immigration law.
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