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ABC News

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Works: 4,664 works in 6,842 publications in 1 language and 61,007 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Longitudinal studies  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: LA217, 371.010973
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To save our schools, to save our children : the approaching crisis in America's public schools by Marshall Frady( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eye of the storm by William Peters( Visual )

34 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award winning documentary records an innovative experiment in which a third-grade teacher divides her all-white class into "blue-eyes" and "brown-eyes," making each group superior or inferior on successive days. The program, shown on NOW, demonstrates the nature and effects of bigotry by showing changes brought about in their behavior and learning patterns
Crime in America : the ABC report by Donald MacGillis( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moment in history the inauguration of Barack Obama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features one of the most important events in history, and includes the pre-inaugural events from the morning of January 20, 2009, the Oath of Office and Inaugural Speeches in their entirety, benediction from Dr. Joseph Lowery, recitation by Elizabeth Alexander, and much more
Hiroshima why the bomb was dropped( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary television film examines the reasons behind the decision to use the atom bomb against Japan during World War II
Men are from Mars, women are from Venus but we have to live on earth by John Gray( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC news decided to profile six brave couples whose lives were frayed by endless marital battles. Host Barbara Walters takes an eight-month journey of rediscovery as these frustrated couples, baring souls and fangs, allow cameras to witness them arguing over their stresses and struggles from their living room, support-group sessions, and finally from a live television studio in front of John Gray himself
Why the hate? America, from a Muslim point of view( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This timely ABC News program explores the mixed emotions felt by many Muslins toward the U.S. Topics on the agenda include American culture, often perceived as offensive, and U.S. foreign policy, frequently viewed as threatening."--Container
Malcolm X( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at the life of Malcolm X beginning with his childhood to his rise of prominence with the Nation of Islam
The Hajj one American's pilgrimage to Mecca, Friday, April 18, 1997( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Wolfe, an American Muslim, describes the experience of his hajj, or piligrimage to Mecca
The Clinton years( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Bill Clinton's campaign for the presidency and his 8 years in office. Includes interviews with George Stephanopolous, Dee Dee Myers, and other key administration officials
Crisis behind a presidential commitment( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having earned John F. Kennedy's trust with his 1960 campaign-trail film Primary, cinéma vérité documentarian Robert Drew expressed his desire to document a president in crisis. When African American college students Vivian Malone and James Hood prepared to enroll at the all-white University of Alabama in June 1963, governor George Wallace defied a federal court order and vowed to prevent the students' enrollment. Kennedy granted unprecedented access to Drew and his unobtrusive four-team crew, who used handheld cameras to cover both sides of the conflict: Wallace self-righteously clings to segregation, while a flurry of phone calls between the president, attorney general Robert F. Kennedy, and deputy attorney general Nicholas Katzenback reveal a tightly coordinated plan to dismiss Wallace (in Robert Kennedy's words) as "a second-rate figure." Special feature: Drew's short film Faces of November provides an examination of the meaning of John F. Kennedy's death to those at his funeral
The Fall of communism( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief history of the creation and growth of the Soviet empire followed by a survey events that occurred in 1989 and 1990 in the nations of eastern Europe and within some republics of the Soviet Union using new stories broadcast by ABC. Describes each country's efforts to revitalize its economy and democratize its institutions and then examines the impact of these changes
The century America's time by Peter Jennings( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been a century like no other. "The century: America's time" recounts the defining moments, people and trends that have shaped our times. From the Wright brothers' historic flight at Kitty Hawk to man's first steps on the moon; from the battlegrounds of World War I to the high-tech combat of the Gulf War; from the death of Queen Victoria at the start of the century to the tragic death of Princess Diana at its end. Includes rare footage from archives around the world and hundreds of eyewitness interviews
ABC News Nightline. one American's pilgrimage to Mecca by Michael Wolfe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Wolfe, an American Muslim, describes the experience of his hajj, or piligrimage to Mecca
Tsunami wave of destruction( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary examines the chain of events that led to the devastating destruction in South Asia and explores the impact of relief efforts in the region. It explains the science of tsunamis and looks back at other catastrophic natural disasters
Sean's story a lesson in life( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers inclusion of handicapped children in the Baltimore County (Maryland) Public School system. Sean Beggs, an eight year old boy with Down's Syndrome, is followed through first grade in a public school in contrast to Bobby Shriver, also with Down's Syndrome, who stays in a special school
America speaks : 50 states in 50 days( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America Speaks is a comprehensive, up-to-the-minute wrap-up of the historic 2008 Presidential election. Packed with gorgeous color photographs and buoyed by the insightful journalism of two of the world's news giants, this must-have book will examine every aspect of the riveting campaign. Readers will also travel through "50 States in 50 Days" on the historic joint ABC News/USA TODAY tour of the nation, which captures the voices of the voters as they weigh the merits of the candidates and the challenges being faced by the nation. This comprehensive multimedia package is accompanied by a DVD that allows patriots to relive all the moments along the way toward this historic election with unforgettable moments of the past year with candidates and constituents alike
Mandela the man & his country( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Nelson Mandela against the backdrop of South African politics, including interviews and coverage of his release in 1990 after 26 years in prison
The search for Jesus( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Search for Jesus is a journalist's exploration of the historical figure of Jesus. Peter Jennings goes to the Holy Land and searches for clues to who Jesus was, what we know about his childhood, brief adult life and the circumstances of his death
The 80's( Visual )

17 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview of the world events, people, entertainment, sports, science and technology of 1980
 
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Crisis behind a presidential commitmentABC News Nightline. one American's pilgrimage to MeccaAmerica speaks : 50 states in 50 days