Most widely held works about Peter George
Most widely held works by Peter George
The emergence of industrial America : strategic factors in American economic growth since 1870 by Peter James George ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Young Goodman Brown ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic tale, shot on location in historic Salem. Captures the mystery and the menace of the primordial forest and the terrifying drama of a witches' sabbath. After the film the filmmakers discuss the context of the story.
The great step forward China women in the 20th century ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
A two-part look at how Chinese women broke with their age-old traditions of subservience and prejudice to confront issues and agitate for reforms in the 20th century.
The trial and execution of Socrates by Plato ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
From Confucius to Mao ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
After illustrating how a combination of laws, customs, and Confucian philosophy had reduced Chinese women to chattels, this program examines in detail the turning points from the late 19th through mid 20th centuries that paved the way for a complete reversal in Chinese women's status. Remarkable vintage film and fascinating interviews with women whose lives have spanned the 20th century provide evidence of and insights into the harmful practices of foot-binding, arranged marriages, and polygamy; the postiive impact of the Dowager Empress, Sun Yat-sen, Mao Zedong, and China's first feminist, Qiu Jin; and the salutary effects of female education and Ibesn's A doll's house.
Behind the lines : the personal story of an ABC foreign correspondent by Peter George ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
This is a tale of love, travel and adventure in exotic and sometimes dangerous places. The author has been a foreign correspondent for fifteen years. Whether he's being shelled at the Iran/Iraq warfront or moved to tears in Beirut and Manila, his storytelling has the intimacy and power to move the reader.
From Mao towards full equality ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
This program offers an in-depth appraisal of how China's women's movement slowly gathered momentum under Mao Zedong's and Deng Xiao Ping's rule during the latter half of the 20th century. Outstanding footage from propaganda and documentary sources and compelling interviews with women who participated in the events of those decades reveal the hard-won gains through Communist legal and social reforms, the efforts of Madame Song Qing Ling and leading feminist He Xiang-ning, and women's rights conventions. The mixed results of the Liberation and Independence campaign, the Heroes of the Nation initiative, and the Cultural Revolution are also critically examined.
Government subsidies and the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway by Peter James George ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Bitter harvest ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Examines the political situation in Central Asia, documenting the uneasy relationship between forces aligned against the Taliban and the drug lords who control the cultivation of much of the world's' heroin. Followed by an interview with Mark Malloch Brown.
The hydrogeology of Hudspeth County, Texas by Peter George ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Peking to Paris ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Join Warren Brown and a group of madcap adventurers as they set out to recreate the world's first great motor race - the 1907 Peking to Paris Raid. In five 100-year-old cars, they set off on a 14,000 km journey to cross some of the most spectacular and remote landscapes on earth.
HAMAS victory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A look at the Palestinian political organization HAMAS, focusing especially on the months after their victory in the Jan. 2006 Palestinian parliamentary elections.
Ohio tax handbook ( Serial )
in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Dr. Seltsam Oder: wie ich lernte, die Bombe zu lieben ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Sort humor om en fanatisk flygeneral, der beordrer atomangreb mod Sovjetunionen med fatale konsekvenser.
Surf Nazis must die ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Set on the beaches of Los Angeles in the aftermath of a devastating earthquake, this film chronicles the bloody struggle between a sadistic, neo-Nazi surfer gang and Eleanor "Mama" Washington, the ultimate post-apocalyptic vigilante killer.
Wesen und Geltungsbereich des Begriffes der Würdigung der gesamtwirtschaftlichen Lage und Entwicklung in [section] 70 IV Satz 2 des Gesetzes gegen Wettbewerbsbeschränkungen v. 27. Juli 1957 (BGBl. I S. 1081) by Peter George ( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in German and Undetermined and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Ohio Michigan tax handbook ( Serial )
in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The expanding role of the state in Canadian universities : can university autonomy and accountability be reconciled by Peter James George ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The Taso research program : retrospect and prospect : native peoples and community economic development in Northern Ontario by Peter James George ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Dr. Seltsam Oder: wie ich lernte, die Bombe zu lieben ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and Multiple languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Ein geisteskranker amerikanischer General, Jack D. Ripper (Sterling Hayden), fühlt sich durch die kommunistische Weltverschwörung mehr und mehr bedroht. Eines Tages dreht er völlig durch. Er setzt die amerikanische Atombombenflotte Richtung Sowjetunion in Marsch. Weil der General das Geheimnis des Rückruf-Codes schliesslich mit ins Grab nimmt, ist der amerikanische Präsident Muffley (Peter Sellers) gezwungen, dem Sowjetpremier am Roten Telefon alle Einzelheiten über die anschwebenden Todesbomber zu verraten. Die rote Abwehr kann alle Bomber abschiessen - bis auf einen!
Afghanistan Australia Automobile racing Automobile rallies Biography Canada Canadian Pacific Railway Company China Documentary films Documentary films Documentary television programs Drug traffic Economic history Feminism Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Finance Foreign correspondents Gaza Strip George, Peter Groundwater Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-Islāmīyah Hawthorne, Nathaniel,--1804-1864 History Hydrogeology Indians of North America--Economic conditions Industries Islam and politics Michigan Motorsports Nonfiction television programs Ohio Ontario Ontario, Northern Opium trade Palestinian Arabs--Politics and government Peking to Paris Motor Challenge Sex discrimination against women Social history Socrates Subsidies Taliban Taxation--Law and legislation Texas--Hudspeth County United States War on Terrorism (2001-2009) Water-supply West Bank Women Women--Social conditions
George, P. J. (Peter James)
George, Peter, 1941-
George, Peter J. (Peter James), 1941-