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NBC News

Works: 1,107 works in 1,681 publications in 1 language and 39,391 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: prn, Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 940.545973
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Most widely held works by NBC News
Victory at sea the legendary World War II documentary( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most famous historical war series ever made. A sweeping record of the naval battles of World War II
King : go beyond the dream to discover the man( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 892 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 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 796 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
Let freedom ring : moments from the civil rights movement, 1954-1965( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 424 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
The Greatest generation by Tom Brokaw( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 408 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 404 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
Separate and unequal( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 337 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
Mark Twain's America( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 317 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
The Jazz age( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 307 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
Operation Iraqi freedom : the inside story( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 305 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 Forbidden City by Bing Zhou( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member 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 by Educational Video( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 302 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
Crisis in Darfur( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precious time has been spent on protracted debate over the term "genocide." Meanwhile, regardless of what politicians and activists choose to call it, a colossal tragedy has torn Darfur apart. In March of 2006, NBC's Ann Curry traveled to the border between Chad and Sudan to cover the conflict that has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives. Curry tells the stories of people caught up in the violence: a mother, an orphan, an aid worker, and others who have been largely forgotten as Arab-on-Christian and sometimes Arab-on-Arab killing continues. Curry also talks to New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof about Darfur's future and what can be done to shape it
Apollo 11 : first moon landing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and "Buzz" Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on the Moon. This NBC News program hosted by Jane Pauley captures the monumental Apollo 11 mission-from launch, to moonwalk, to splashdown, and beyond. In addition, Brian Williams provides a brief history of the space program
The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of the Vietnam War came abruptly on April 30, 1975, the day the American-supported government of South Vietnam collapsed, its capital, Saigon, falling to communist forces. This program presents those dramatic events as captured by an NBC News team on the scene, culminating in the exclusive footage of enemy tanks overrunning the presidential palace
Summer of love by Gail Dolgin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Summer of Love" is remembered today through a haze of nostalgia, hindsight, and hype. But how was the emergence of the youth counterculture actually covered at the time? In this program, selections from the NBC News archives offer an insightful look at the beginning of a cultural shock wave that is still being felt and debated today. Reporter Aline Saarinen offers a reality check as she covers the scene in Haight-Ashbury, while Hugh Downs talks with LSD advocate Timothy Leary and Jack Perkins reports on the prevalence of drugs in the hippie culture
The Real West : the cowboys and outlaws( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of pioneers, miners, gambler, wranglers and railroaders searching for a new life
Richard M. Nixon : in his own words( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning 40 years, this program from NBC News reveals the many faces of Richard M. Nixon. Highlights from 12 exclusive interviews-some rare, some long-unseen-follow him from his early days as Vice President to Dwight D. Eisenhower, through his tumultuous presidency, to the years following his resignation, when he was eager to rehabilitate himself after the Watergate scandal. Hosted by Brian Williams
The Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes footage of events at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles; funeral service at St. Patrick's Cathedral, Edward Kennedy's eulogy, train journey from New York to Arlington National Cemetery
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Meet the press : fifty years of history in the making
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Meet the press : fifty years of history in the makingMark Twain's AmericaOperation Iraqi freedom : the inside storyThe life of a network newsreel cameraman