Most widely held works about Walter Cronkite
Most widely held works by Walter Cronkite
A reporter's life by Walter Cronkite ( Book )
59 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 3,938 libraries worldwide
From the age of six, when he went dashing down a hill to spread the news of President Harding's death through his Kansas City neighborhood, Walter Cronkite's vocation was unmistakable.
Around America : a tour of our magnificent coastline by Walter Cronkite ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,367 libraries worldwide
Includes a bit about "Charleston, a gracious lady in a picture hat with a twinkle in her eye."--p. 117.
Outfoxed Rupert Murdoch's war on journalism ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
This documentary contends that the Rupert Murdoch-owned Fox News Channel (FNC) has a strong conservative bias in its news reporting practices. Includes interviews with former Fox News employees: anchors, analysts, producers, public relation specialists, and segment graphic designers; examines some of the inter-office memos these former employees provide. Also includes many clips from Fox News broadcasts.
Eye on the world by Walter Cronkite ( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
4 little girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern.
South by southeast by Ray G Ellis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Passage from Maryland to Key West, Florida, with accompanying text by Walter Cronkite and watercolor illustrations by Ray Ellis. Includes a section on Charleston, South Carolina.
North by northeast by Ray G Ellis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Includes 110 captioned color reproductions of oil paintings of scenes from Cape May to the Canadian border by Ray Ellis.
Holocaust in memory of millions ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
From the halls of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Walter Cronkite chronicles the entire story of the Holocaust-- from the rise of the Nazi party and their plan to exterminate the Jewish people, to tales of incredible bravery among Holocaust survivors and those who liberated the concentration camps. Combines original footage and personal photographs with oral histories by those who survived.
Conversations with Cronkite by Walter Cronkite ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Offers snapshots of the anchorman's life and career through excerpts from interviews conducted by oral historian Don Carleton.
McCarthy years ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Narrated by former CBS News anchorman Walter Cronkite, The McCarthy Years turns back the clock to the 1950s, a time when the country lurched into a murky period of blacklists and witch-hunts for alleged Communists, all led by a young Senator named Joseph McCarthy. Murrow's broadcasts from the 1950s show McCarthy's abuse of power and signal the emergence of television news as an influential force in American life. Features footage of Roy Cohn, Bobby Kennedy, and McCarthy's denunciation of Murrow.
Trust and terror new demands for crisis information dissemination and management ( )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
A proposal to expand the role of U.S. libraries in crisis information dissemination and management.
Dispatches from the former evil empire by Richard Threlkeld ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 498 libraries worldwide
Recounts the experiences of Richard Threlkeld and his wife, Betsy Aaron, as they spend three years reporting from Moscow and meet a variety of people from throughout Russia, including reindeer herders from the Arctic and Kuzbass coal miners.
Liberty's kids the complete series ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Set in late-18th-century America, tells the story of the American Revolution as seen through the eyes of Benjamin Franklin's two teenage apprentice reporters; animated.
The challenges of change by Walter Cronkite ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Korean War stories ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Veterans share their stories of the "Forgotten War", reminding the viewer of the human and social costs the Korean War had on the U.S. Interviewees include Senators John Glenn and John S. Warner, baseball player Ted Williams, musician Willie Nelson, former Secretary of State James Baker, Rep. Charles Rangel, Lt. Col. Charles B. "Brad" Smith, Gen. Raymond Davis.
A Tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy 1962 televised tour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
A tour through the redecorated White House conducted by Mrs. John F. Kennedy. Dramatizes the meaning and significance of the White House by focusing on figures who lived in the White House and those who contributed to its construction and reconstruction. Discusses the function and administration of the Chief Executive's home and headquarters, as well as the duties and responsibilities of the Presidency. President Kennedy makes a brief appearance.
The dream is alive ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Go into space alongside the astronauts on the space shuttle. Experience working in zero gravity, and eating and sleeping in orbit. Witness the first spacewalk by an American woman, and the capture and repair of a satellite.
The Edward R. Murrow collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
An exploration of "the life and groundbreaking work of Edward R. Murrow, America's most esteemed broadcast journalist" -- Container.
The best of See it now ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Narrated by CBS News correspondent Mike Wallace, The Best of "See It Now" features impressive highlights from one of TV's earliest documentary series, hosted by Murrow as his crossover from radio into television during the 1950s. Revolutionizing how news was delivered in a visual medium, See it now let viewers become intimate with the people who were directly shaping world events.
Cronkite remembers by Walter Cronkite ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Cronkite recounts the journey of his life and his extraordinary career in broadcasting, including archival material and personal interviews.
African Americans--Civil rights Anecdotes Art Biography Broadcast journalism Catalogs Civil rights movements Cronkite, Walter Dinosaurs Documentary films Documentary films Documentary television programs Documentary television programs Drama Ellis, Ray G Feature films Films for the hearing impaired Fox News History History, Modern Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) Interviews Journalism Journalists Juvenile works Large type books Local history Mass media--Objectivity Mass media--Ownership McCarthy, Joseph,--1908-1957 Military campaigns Murdoch, Rupert,--1931- Murrow, Edward R Nonfiction films Personal narratives--American Political science Presidents Race relations Television and politics Television broadcasting of news Television broadcasting of news--Objectivity Television news anchors Travel United States United States--Atlantic Coast United States--Gulf Coast United States--Pacific Coast Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Vietnam War (1961-1975) World War (1939-1945)
Cronkite, Walter, 1916-
Cronkite, Walter Leland 1916-2009
Leland Cronkite, Walter 1916-2009
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