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Newman, Edwin

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Most widely held works by Edwin Newman
Strictly speaking : will America be the death of English? by Edwin Newman( Book )

50 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deterioration of the English language is explored through an examination of its use by journalists, businessmen, politicians and sportswriters
A civil tongue by Edwin Newman( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the use and misuse of the English language in the United States
Sunday punch by Edwin Newman( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A most unusual, unlikely Englishman becomes a professional fighter and does well enough to compete for the middleweight title
The story behind the word by Morton S Freeman( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the origins of over 500 words and phrases used in the English language
The Incas remembered( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the ancient Incan civilization from its beginnings to its demise at the hands of the invading Spanish conquistadors, focusing on its scientific and architectural achievements
Civil War : the fiery trial by Atlas Video Library( Visual )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On-site photography, archival photographs, art, maps, and period music bring to life the war's major campaigns, battles and leaders
The Kremlin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kremlin, from it's early beginnings to it's present base of power, by award winning filmmaker Lucy Jarvis and told through actual Kremlin officials. "The Kremlin" won the Emmy Award for outstanding programming and the prestigious Golden Mike Award
Edwin Newman on language by Edwin Newman( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ironclads : the Monitor & the Merrimac( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the two astonishing vessels that fought the most memorable naval battle of the Civil War, and revolutionized maritime warfare
Teach the children( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third in an occasional series, "On television". Edwin Newman explores the impact of extensive television viewing on young children through interviews with educators, psychologists, media analysts, mental health researchers, children, and interested adults
Einstein's revolution by John T Sanders( )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Einstein's theory of relativity that challenged the old concepts of physics
The fifties by David Halberstam( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweeping social, political, economic, and cultural history of the ten years that the author regards as seminal in determining what our nation is today
Astronomy : the heavenly challenge by Jack Arnold( )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As optics improved, man began to see the solar system. Tycho Brahe in Denmark, Nicolaus Copernicus of Poland, Johannes Kepler of Germany, and Italy's Galileo Galilei all began to see a new relationship between the world and the stars. Their questions (and their unholy answers) toppled the idea that man (and the Church) are at the center of the universe."
Public trust or private property( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second in an occasional series, "On television". Host Edwin Newman explores television as a social institution focusing on the impact of broadcasting and the laws regulating the industry. One in a series of documentaries that examines the medium of television
Natural science and the planet earth by Jack Sommer( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander von Humboldt and other sparked a centuries-long debate about natural history and geological destiny by discussing what today we call the environment. Some now believe the earth cannot safely accommodate its growing burdens; other say longer life spans and more people are signs of progress. Are humans destroying the earth or building a better world? Will the future bring despair and destruction, or hope and improvement?
Chemistry and the Enlightenment by Ian Jackson( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, scientists went beyond Aristotle's four elements (Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water) to catalogue nature's many basic elements. New materials and potions stimulated visions of wealth and healing; soon, new theories of atomic structure and combustion laid the foundation for practical applications that blossomed into the Industrial Revolution
[Edwin Newman talks about the origins of his interest in the English language and the joys of the proper use of the language] by Edwin Newman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Journalist and author Edwin Newman talks about the origins of his interest in the English language and the joys of its proper use
I must say : on English, the news, and other matters by Edwin Newman( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The fifties
Alternative Names
Edwin Newman Amerikaans televisiepresentator (1919-2010)

Edwin Newman US-amerikanischer Journalist

Newman, Edwin H.

Newman, Edwin Harold.

Ньюман, Эдвин

ادوین نیومن

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The Incas rememberedEinstein's revolutionThe fiftiesAstronomy : the heavenly challengeNatural science and the planet earthChemistry and the Enlightenment