WorldCat Identities

Weisberger, Bernard A. 1922-

Overview
Works: 141 works in 451 publications in 3 languages and 20,476 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  Television series  Biographical television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Creator, Translator
Classifications: E757.3, 973.910922
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Most widely held works about Bernard A Weisberger
 
Most widely held works by Bernard A Weisberger
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
They gathered at the river : the story of the great revivalists and their impact upon religion in America by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American heritage history of the American people by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold War, cold peace : the United States and Russia since 1945 by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides accounts of the major confrontations of the Cold War since 1945
The District of Columbia : the seat of government by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The institutions, the customs, and traditions, the different kinds of people that form Washington's galaxy are presented in this book against the shifting and developing backdrop of the city's monumental and history-laden buildings
The American newspaperman by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

32 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800 by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrates the presidential election of 1800 and its impact on American history, drawing in elements such as the friendship between Adams and Jefferson, the beginnings of government under the Constitution, and partisan warfare
The Congress by Ari Folman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this elegant, penetrating and moving portrait of the United States Congress, filmmaker Ken Burns profiles an American institution whose ideals and actions affect us all. Narrated by David McCullough, the program employs historic film footage and interviews with insiders" including David Broker, Alistair Cooke and Cokie Roberts to detail the personalities, events and issues that have animated Congress' first 200 years."--Publisher's website
Statue of Liberty by Ken Burns( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Filmmaker Ken Burns presents the definitive portrait of this great lady of the American imagination, in a program that won nominations for both an Academy Award and an Emmy. Follow her life, from her creation by French sculptor Auguste Bartholdi, through her painstaking construction and accident-prone dedication in 1886. Interviews with ordinary Americans reveal a deep understanding of the unique place the statue holds in our hearts"--Publisher's website
The dream maker : William C. Durant, founder of General Motors by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporters for the Union by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalistic exploits in the first war thoroughly covered by the press
Abolitionism: disrupter of the democratic system or agent of progress? by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captains of industry by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included: Cornelius Vanderbilt, Cyrus McCormick, James Hill, John D. Rockefeller, John Pierpont Morgan. Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford
Reaching for empire by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of the outstanding events in the history of America during the years 1890-1901
The WPA guide to America : the best of 1930s America as seen by the Federal Writers' Project( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The La Follettes of Wisconsin : love and politics in progressive America by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dynastic political families have been an American tradition since the birth of the Republic. Indeed, a good part of our entire political history could be written simply by setting out the family histories of the Adamses, Roosevelts, Longs, and Kennedys. To that illustrious list must be added the La Follettes of Wisconsin, and they are brought vividly to life as never before in this collective biography by veteran journalist Bernard Weisberger
The new industrial society by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Gompers by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of steel and steam by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steel and steam by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the major events, trends and personalities during the era of American industrial growth from 1877 to 1890
 
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Cold War, cold peace : the United States and Russia since 1945
Alternative Names
Bernard Weisberger Amerikaans historicus

Bernard Weisberger historien américain

Weisberger, Bernard

Бернард Вайсбергер

ワイズバーガー, バーナード・A

Languages
English (240)

French (4)

Spanish (1)

Covers
America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800The CongressThe La Follettes of Wisconsin : love and politics in progressive America