Most widely held works about NBC News
Most widely held works by NBC News
Meet the press : fifty years of history in the making by Rick Ball ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 951 libraries worldwide
This history of Meet the Press, the longest-running network television show, includes behind-the-scenes stories, little-known anecdotes, and excerpts from the show's transcripts from its start in 1947 through April 1997.
American white paper: United States foreign policy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
King go beyond the dream to discover the man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Forty years after Martin Luther King's assassination, newsman Tom Brokaw, takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights visionary. Go beyond the legend to portray the man, the questions, the myths, and the relevance of Dr. King's message in today's world.
The Greatest generation ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
They were the men and women who came of age during the Great Depression and the Second World War: individuals who paved a path through hardship and struggle and went on to build the nation we know today. Theirs are stories of families who fought their way to economic stability; women whose roles changed forever; citizens who learned to reconcile a national purpose with their individual needs. Together they built modern America.
Victory at sea ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
The most famous historical war series ever made. A sweeping record of the naval battles of World War II.
Somehow it works; a candid portrait of the 1964 Presidential election by NBC News ( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
This tells all about the 1964 presidential election with it emotions, campaign fights, etc., using both text and numerous large photos.
The Forbidden City ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Explores the history and culture of China as reflected in the art and architectural treasures of the Forbidden City.
Life in the thirties ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
A documentary film portraying life in America during the 1930's. Includes scenes showing social and economic trends, and the events and personalities that attracted the attention of the average person.
Picture book of the year ( Serial )
in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Memo to JFK from NBC News by NBC News ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
The Kremlin ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and held by 282 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.
Operation Iraqi freedom : the inside story ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Book's pictures taken from NBC news footage during the first 22 days of the Iraq War in March-April 2003. DVD presents highlights of NBC's coverage.
The Louvre a golden prison ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Before this film no one else was ever permitted to film inside the Louvre. Set against the panoramic history of France, the priceless treasures and incomparable art are shared through the eyes of award-winning filmmaker Lucy Jarvis.
There was a President by NBC News ( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
The real West ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
A story of the American West, using vintage photographs and new film. Tells about hardship, hunger, failure, and murder, the wild fun of gold rushes, the cow towns, and the peace officers who were cowards. Describes an army whose task it was to vanquish a people fighting for their homeland and worthless men who have become heroes on television.
The greatest generation with Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
They came of age during the Great Depression, fought to preserve freedom in World War II and went on to build modern America. Oridinary men and women whose everyday lives of duty, achievement and courage gave us the world we have today. GI's, Sailors, Airmen and Marines share their personal stories and experiences.
Mark Twain's America ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Known commonly as the creator of Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain's rich and varied life is eloquently revealed. The story spans Twain's career as prolific writer, Mississippi riverboat pilot, drama critic, publisher, and world traveler, while at the same time mirroring the rise of America from frontier days to world power. Over 1,000 period photos impart a sense of action and vitality as they illustrate Twain's life from his boyhood to his death.
Father's day now & forever ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
The stories of four families still affected by the experiences of their fathers during World War II.
The Jazz age ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Describes the spirit of the 1920's by showing clips from newsreels, and by presenting music of the period. Portrays life in the United States from the signing of the Treaty at Versailles to the stock market crash, highlighting isolationism, woman suffrage, prohibition, gangland warfare, flappers, Americans in Paris, and Lindbergh's Atlantic flight.
NBC News, Rand McNally world atlas & almanac ( Serial )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
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