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Guidance Associates

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The great depression by Hans F Sennholz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bank runs, unemployment and food lines, 'Hoovervilles', the Bonus Army and the inauguration of FDR
Modern U.S. history : from cold war to hostage crisis( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Nixon, Ford and Carter years, covering U.S. withdrawal from Vietnam, improved relations with China, and the Watergate scandal. Explores the rise of OPEC, the Camp David agreement and the prolonged Iranian hostage crisis
Mythology: Gods And Goddesses by Celtic Thunder (Musical group : 2007-)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For students who are not already familiar with the classical myths, this program provides an informative and memorable introduction, lavishly illustrated with photographs, reproductions and original art. The program introduces the "senior" gods and goddesses and then focuses on the "second generation" of Olympians: Athena, Aphrodite, Hephaestus, Apollo, Ares, Hermes and Dionysus. It also recounts the stories of Arachne, Phaethon, Actaeon, Perseus and Medusa, King Midas, the judgment of Paris and the Trojan War, and the founding of Rome by Romulus and Remus
Shakespeare: A Day At The Globe( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the development of public theater up to the building of Shakespeare's Globe reviewing the social, political, and cultural events that made Shakespeare's accomplishments possible. Recreates a performance at the Globe
Witness to history( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exciting, dramatic changes that took place in the first twenty years of the new century. See immigrants at Ellis Island and scenes of Henry Ford inventing the 'horseless carriage'
The Harlem Renaissance & Beyond( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-part production which introduces the viewer to the major black writers of the 1920's, and in particular, to those writers of this period who collectively were refessed to as the "Harlem Renaissance," the "Negro Renaissance," or the "Negro Awakening," which was a period from 1925 to 1929
What is communism? by Gary A Ward( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Help students understand the principles and policies that define a government or party as 'Communist.' This program reviews major trends and events in the history of Soviet and Chinese communism
The reckless years : 1919-1929( Visual )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program demonstrates how corruption, government inaction and a laissez-faire economic policy contributed to the worst depression in the nation's history. - Publisher
Witness to history( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch the social and political changes that resulted from the Suffragette Movement, Prohibition, Darwin's Theory of Evolution, the rise of the Ku Klux Klan
Witness to history. the war in the Pacific( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness views of the attack at Pearl Harbor, Roosevelt delivering his war message to Congress, troops landing at Iwo Jima, and the bombing of Nagasaki and Hiroshima
Witness to history( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Soviet expansionism, the closing of the Iron curtain, and McCarthyism. Explores the influence the Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan had on postwar politics. Includes footage of the Korean War and the rise of Communist China
The Eye of the storm by William Peters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award winning documentary records an innovative experiment in which a third-grade teacher divides her all-white class into "blue-eyes" and "brown-eyes," making each group superior or inferior on successive days. Demonstrates the nature and effects of bigotry by showing changes brought about in their behavior and learning patterns
Mythology is Alive And Well( Visual )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mythology Is Alive And Well is a two-part program which introduces, in a lighthearted way, the major figures of the Greek and Roman pantheon. The program sorts them out and clearly shows their relationships to one another and also what they meant to the men and women who created and worshiped them
Witness to history( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a first hand look at the destruction and jubilation of postwar Europe, this program includes the Potsdam Conference, the Berlin airlift, the Hungarian Revolution, and the Berlin crisis
Witness to history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the history of U.S.-Latin American affairs from the era of the Monroe Doctrine (1823) through the turn of the century to the 1960s. Archival footage documents many of the events that played a major part in the development of that relationship such as the Spanish-American War and the building of the Panama Canal. Also highlighted are some examples of U.S. military intervention in Latin America such as occupation of Nicaragua, the Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961 and the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962
Witness to history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eye-opening account of the effects of America's depression and Roosevelt's inaugural speech launching the New Deal
Ordeal of power : the President and the presidency( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What does the president do? What are his powers and the limits to them? Using vivid examples, the program focuses on the highest office in the land. The program shows that the powers of the presidency are defined in the Constitution but have changed and grown in practice, as have limitations on presidential powers. Illustrations show the decision making process of the presidency through examples from recent history. Using concepts developed in the program, students are challenged to help a fictional president solve a typical policy problem
Modern U.S. history : from cold war to hostage crisis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the Kennedy-Johnson years, as the struggle for black civil rights to a climax, led by Martin Luther King, Jr. America faces the Cuban Missile Crisis and Kennedy's assassination, and the country divided bitterly over escalating involvement in Vietnam
Witness to history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'War fever' rages at home as Americans pitch in to support their boys overseas. Vivid scenes of the trenches of Europe and the League of Nations
Witness to history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witness the collapse of Russia's ancient autocracy and the rise of Communism. Get an inside close-up of Lenin from 1918-1924, including his funeral and entombment
 
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