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NBC News

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Works: 1,090 works in 1,525 publications in 1 language and 30,790 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  War films  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television programs  Educational films  Documentary films 
Roles: prn, Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: D770, 323.092
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Most widely held works about NBC News
 
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Most widely held works by NBC News
King go beyond the dream to discover the man( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forty years after Martin Luther King's assassination, HISTORY, with newsman Tom Brokaw, takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights visionary. KING goes beyond the legend to portray the man, the questions, the myths, and most importantly, the relevance of Dr. King's message in today's world." -- Back of container
American white paper: United States foreign policy by Pamela Hill( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press : fifty years of history in the making by Rick Ball( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member 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
Victory at sea( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most famous historical war series ever made. A sweeping record of the naval battles of World War II
The Greatest generation by Tom Brokaw( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member 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
Somehow it works; a candid portrait of the 1964 Presidential election by NBC News( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tells all about the 1964 presidential election with it emotions, campaign fights, etc., using both text and numerous large photos
Mark Twain's America( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member 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
Life in the thirties( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member 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 man
The Forbidden City( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and culture of China as reflected in the art and architectural treasures of the Forbidden City
Operation Iraqi freedom : the inside story( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member 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 real West( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the American West, using vintage photographs and new material. Tells about the 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 its homeland and worthless men who have become heroes on television
The Jazz age( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member 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
Victory at sea. the legendary World War II documentary( Visual )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arguably the most influential documentary in television history, VICTORY AT SEA, in the words of Harper's Weekly, "created a new art form." The 26 half-hour episodes were culled from over 13,000 hours of footage shot by the U.S., British, German and Japanese navies during World War II. Narrated by Leonard Graves and set to a score by Richard Rodgers, the program offered a remarkable look at the realities of naval warfare and the extraordinary challenges faced by the Allies."--Container
Memo to JFK from NBC News by NBC News( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let freedom ring Southern literature, 1963 to the new century( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the colossal and continuing legacy of America's civil rights era, the movement is often best understood through the historical moments in which it took place. This NBC News program presents original coverage from frontline correspondents and camera teams at work during critical junctures in America's battle for racial equality. Hosted by NBC anchor Lester Holt, the video examines the Greensboro sit-ins; the Freedom Rider phenomenon; the efforts by, in support of, and against black students entering southern schools and universities; the March on Washington; and other events and initiatives
Picture book of the year( )

in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Separate and unequal( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Jackson, Mississippi--a city only grazed by Hurricane Katrina--thousands of African-Americans face conditions familiar to the people of New Orleans. This NBC News documentary looks at problems that persist in Jackson and other American cities, despite progress, decades after the civil rights movement. Following several students at an inner city Jackson high school over the course of an academic year, the program demonstrates how drugs, poverty, teen pregnancy, and the absence of a father shape the lives of many young black people. Parents, educators, Jackson's mayor, and wealthy African-Americans are also interviewed about the difficulties in their community. In addition, the film explores ways in which whites have or have not helped."--Publisher description
A golden prison the Louvre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Boyer takes us on a tour of the Louvre. He discusses its history, describes the rulers who acquired the great collection of art through the centuries, points out the changes which have been made in the structure of the building, and explains that French civilization can be surveyed through the history of the Louvre
There was a President by NBC News( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest generation with Tom Brokaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member 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. Ordinary 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Meet the press : fifty years of history in the making
Alternative Names
KNBC

N.B.C. News

National Broadcasting Company

National Broadcasting Company, inc NBC News

National Broadcasting Company NBC News

NBC News Productions

NBC4

WNBC

Languages
English (122)

Covers
Victory at seaMark Twain's AmericaOperation Iraqi freedom : the inside storyVictory at sea. the legendary World War II documentaryA golden prison the LouvreThe life of a network newsreel cameraman