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Brokaw, Tom

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The greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Book )
49 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 6,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this book, Tom Brokaw goes out into America, to tell through the stories of individual men and women the story of a generation, America's citizen heroes and heroines who came of age during the Great Depression and the Second World War and went on to build modern America. This generation was united not only by a common purpose, but also by common values - duty, honor, economy, courage, service, love of family and country, and, above all, responsibility for oneself. In this book, you will meet people whose everyday lives reveal how a generation persevered through war, and were trained by it, and then went on to create interesting and useful lives and the America we have today
The greatest generation speaks : letters and reflections by Tom Brokaw ( Book )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 4,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a selection of letters written to Tom Brokaw in response to his book "The Greatest Generation," in which he examines the lives and experiences of the men and women of the Depression and World War II era who Brokaw credits with building modern America
An album of memories : personal histories from the greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 3,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celebrates the "greatest generation" of Americans, from the Great Depression to the Bataan death march and beyond, in a series of biographical profiles, accompanied by letters to the author and other personal accounts, chronicling the experiences of ordinary Americans who became caught up in historic twentieth-century events
The greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The author goes out into America to tell, through the stories of individual men and women, the story of a generation, America's citizen heroes and heroines who came of age during the Great Depression and the Second World War and went on to build modern America"--Container
The greatest generation speaks [letters and reflections] by Tom Brokaw ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to the Americans who made great sacrifices during World War II, told through a collection of stories, interviews, and personal histories
Hey, Boo Harper Lee & To kill a mockingbird ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty years after winning the Pulitzer Prize, To Kill a Mockingbird remains a beloved best seller and quite possibly the most influential American novel of the 20th century. Mary McDonagh Murphy's Hey, Boo explores the To Kill a Mockingbird phenomenon and unravels some of the mysteries surrounding Harper Lee, including why she never published again. It also brings to light the context and history of the novel's Deep South setting and the social changes it inspired after publication
King go beyond the dream to discover the man ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the glamorous years of the Kennedy administration to the triumph of the first moonwalk, viewers are escorted through the period's world-changing events, including the Cuban missile crisis; the civil rights movement; the assassinations of John Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr.; urban riots; the Vietnam War; and the peace movement it fostered
1968 with Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1968: in that single year, MLK and RFK were assassinated, Chicago rioted, Nixon triumphed, and Tet exploded. The top music acts were the Beatles, the Doors, Otis Redding and Marvin Gaye. Man circled the Moon. From Civil Rights to Vietnam, from rock & roll to rocket science, 1968 stands out as a concentrated dose of everything we think of as the Sixties
Pearl Harbor legacy of attack ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of the still unsolved mysteries and startling true stories from behind the 'day of infamy' that plunged the United States into World War II; a search for a sunken Japanese midget submarine; eyewitness accounts by both American and Japanese survivors; images captured inside the sunken hull of the battleship Arizona
The Greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 626 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
Running toward danger : stories behind the breaking news of 9/11 by Cathy Trost ( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronologically documents news coverage of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks with first-person stories from over one hundred reporters and photographers
One nation : patriots and pirates portrayed by N. C. Wyeth and James Wyeth by N. C Wyeth ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents color reproductions of paintings and drawings by artists N.C. Wyeth and his grandson James Wyeth which highlight the changing attitudes toward patriotism in America over the course of the twentieth century; and includes essays that provide information about the lives of the artists and their work
An album of memories by Tom Brokaw ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Members of the Greatest Generation describe their war--in such historic episodes as the D-Day invasion, the Battle of the Bulge, and the dropping of the bomb on Nagasaki--as well as their lives on the home front
Brought to you in living color : 75 years of great moments in television & radio from NBC by Marc Robinson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Brought to You in Living Color brings to life NBC's most cherished moments, capturing seventy-five years of NBC magic from its earliest radio broadcasts and the Golden Age of Television to the era of "Must See TV." Visually stunning and engagingly written, this colorful book, like the events, personalities, and programs it chronicles, is an exploration and celebration of both American culture and the nation's first broadcast network."--BOOK JACKET
The greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Brokaw uses the stories of individual men and women to tell the story of a generation of America's citizen heroes and heroines who came of age during the Great Depression and the Second World War and went on to build modern America
One nation : America remembers September 11, 2001, 10 years later ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a photographic account of the events of September 11, 2001, the rescue efforts in the days following the attacks, and the response of a nation united in sadness, pride, and resolve. Includes President Obama's speech on the death of bin Laden
Extraordinary circumstances : the presidency of Gerald R. Ford by David Hume Kennerly ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrative journey through Gerald Ford's years in office documents the day-to-day political and private life of the President and his family
On common ground ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle of the Huertgen Forest was one of the bloodiest of World War II. American and German forces suffered in excess of 60,000 casualties over a freezing six-month winter campaign. For the soldiers who survived, memories of the horror of that battle have continued to this day. This is a true story of a battlefield reunion of American and German soldiers nearly 55 years after they fought in the Huertgen. This time they meet in the spirit of reconciliation, but vivid memories from the war and unanswered questions are never far beneath the surface
The greatest generation with Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 238 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. 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
Deep throat the full story of Watergate ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A remarkable look into one of the nation's most intriguing mysteries. Features interviews with key witnessess to the Watergate Scandal, including an exclusive interview with Bob Woodward who, after 30 years, reveals the identity of Deep Throat: William Mark Felt, FBI agent and administrator
 
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Alternative Names
Brokaw, Thomas John.
Brokaw, Tom, 1940-
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English (292)
German (1)
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