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Miller, Donald L. 1944-

Overview
Works: 159 works in 386 publications in 1 language and 9,275 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Television programs  Tours  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: F548.3, 940.544973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald L Miller
City of the century : the epic of Chicago and the making of America by Donald L Miller( Book )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vol. is about Chicago's 19th century history
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany by Donald L Miller( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Masters of the Air is the story of the American bomber boys in World War II who brought the war to Hitler's doorstep. With the narrative power of fiction, Donald Miller takes readers on a harrowing ride through the fire-filled skies over Berlin, Hanover, and Dresden and describes the terrible cost of bombing for the German people."--Jacket
The story of World War II by Donald L Miller( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive history of World War II draws on previously unavailable resources to incorporate new information on the contributions of African Americans and other minorities, the war in the Pacific, and the liberation of the death camps
Lewis Mumford, a life by Donald L Miller( Book )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on ten years of research and unprecedented access to original and private papers, this is an engagingly written study of Lewis Mumford's full and fascinating life. It examines his life as one of the 20th century's most important American intellectuals and his contributions to history; philosophy; literary, art, and architectural citicism; urban planning; and the study of technology. He was perhaps the world's foremost authority on cities, architecture, and technology, as well as receiving nearly every major intellectual award, including the National Medal for the Arts
Supreme City : how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America by Donald L Miller( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An award-winning historian surveys the astonishing cast of characters who helped turn Manhattan into the world capital of commerce, communication and entertainment
The Lewis Mumford reader by Lewis Mumford( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume brings together representative selections of Lewis Mumford's major writings on the central concerns of his life. Praised by Malcolm Cowley as "the last of the great humanists," Mumford (1895-1990) produced a body of cultural criticism and commentary that for its range and richness is unmatched in modern American letters. Author of countless articles and more than thirty books - including the landmark works The Culture of the Cities and The City in History - Mumford is arguably this century's foremost architectural critic. In addition, he shaped some of the most important public policy debates of our time, writing with vigor on such issues as urban development, transportation policy, land planning, the environment, nuclear disarmament, and the problems and promises of technology
The kingdom of coal : work, enterprise, and ethnic communities in the mine fields by Donald L Miller( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D-Days in the Pacific by Donald L Miller( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a comprehensive study of the extensive Allied campaign to retake the Pacific islands from the Japanese and includes eyewitness accounts of the battles from the attack on Pearl Harbor to the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki along with a number of photographs and maps
The New American radicalism : Alfred M. Bingham and non-Marxian insurgency in the New Deal era by Donald L Miller( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Biography of America( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 26-part series of half-hour programs explores the human side of American history and encourages critical thinking about the forces that shaped America. Using photos, film footage, and documents, host historians lecture in a first-person narrative to describe a collective life story and history of American people and their every-day events
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany by Donald L Miller( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the American bomber boys in World War II who brought the war to Hitler's doorstep. With the narrative power of fiction, Donald Miller takes readers on a harrowing ride through the fire-filled skies over Berlin, Hanover, and Dresden and describes the terrible cost of bombing for the German people
Eighth air force : the American bomber crews in Britain by Donald L Miller( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a chronicle of the Bomber War, by turns horrifying and enthralling, of a group of men who faced appalling odds with amazing courage, and who have left their mark on their corner of eastern England for ever. No-one who watches Sally B, the only airworthy Flying Fortress preserved in Britain! booming above the runway at a British airshow, can fail to be moved by it."--BOOK JACKET
The story of World War II by Donald L Miller( )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on previously unpublished eyewitness accounts, prizewinning historian Donald L. Miller has written what critics are calling one of the most powerful accounts of warfare ever published. Here are the horror and heroism of World War II in the words of the men who fought it, the journalists who covered it, and the civilians who were caught in its fury
Supreme city : how jazz age Manhattan gave birth to modern America by Donald L Miller( Recording )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miller surveys the astonishing cast of characters who helped turn Manhattan into the world capital of commerce, communication and entertainment
D-days in the Pacific by Donald L Miller( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although most people associate the term D-day with the Normandy invasion on June 6, 1944, it is military code for the beginning of any offensive operation. In the Pacific theater during World War II there were more than one hundred D-days
America 1900( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was the dawn of the American century, a time of optimism, progress, and confidence. Yet the 19th century's final year would prove to be a turning point. American troops are sent overseas for the first time, a public debate rages over sex and morality, racial tensions threaten to explode, and the pace of technological change propels everyone into the unknown. Features archival film and photographs
City of the century : [the epic of Chicago and the making of America] by Donald L Miller( Recording )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of the coming of the Industrial Age to one American city traces the explosive entrepreneurial, technological, and artistic growth that converted Chicago from a trading post to a modern industrial metropolis by the 1890s
Chicago : city of the century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc two of four. Program focuses on Chicago's revolution into an industrial society and the benefits and problems that went along with it
FDR and the depression( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 21 of the series that explores the human side of American history. Professor Brinkley continues his story of 20th century presidents with a profile of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Brinkley paints a picture of America during the Depression and chronicles some of Roosevelt's programmatic and personal efforts to help the country through its worst economic crisis. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt is at FDR's side and, in many respects, ahead of him as the decade unfolds
Capital and labor( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 17 of the series that explores the human side of American history. The making of money pits laborers against the forces of capital as the 20th century opens. Professor Miller introduces the miner as the quintessential laborer of the period--working under grueling conditions, organizing into unions, and making a stand against the reigning money man of the day, J. Pierpont Morgan. -- Part 18 of the series that explores the human side of American history. Professor Brinkley compares the presidencies of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson--the Warrior and the Minister--in the first decades of the 20th century. Professor Miller joins in with a discussion of American socialism, Eugene Debs, international communism, and the roots of the Cold War
 
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City of the century : the epic of Chicago and the making of America
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Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi GermanyThe story of World War IILewis Mumford, a lifeThe Lewis Mumford readerD-Days in the PacificMasters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi GermanyEighth air force : the American bomber crews in Britain
Alternative Names
Donald L. Miller Amerikaans historicus

Donald Miller biographe et historien américain

Miller, Donald 1944-

Miller, Donald (Donald L.), 1944-

Miller, Donald L.

دونالد ال. میلر

دونالد ميلر مؤرخ من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

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English (168)