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Brokaw, Tom

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The greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Book )
83 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 11,085 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
An album of memories : personal histories from the greatest generation by Tom Brokaw ( Book )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 3,524 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 )
34 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,295 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
Hey, Boo Harper Lee & To kill a mockingbird ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,002 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 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty years after Martin Luther King's assassination, newsman Tom Brokaw, takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights visionary. Go beyond the legend to portray the man, the questions, the myths, and the relevance of Dr. King's message in today's world
1968 with Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 750 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 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 713 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 611 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 573 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 )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 488 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 423 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
Bill France Jr. The Man Who Made NASCAR by H. A Branham ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former NASCAR president, chairman, and CEO William Clifton France--known to most people at Bill France Jr.--is remembered and revered as the man who followed his visionary father at the helm of NASCAR, in the process becoming a visionary himself as he guided NASCAR to unprecedented levels of popularity. The biography covers Bill Jr.'s role in NASCAR's formative years; his assumption of the NASCAR presidency, replacing his father; the sports' explosion under his leadership; his courageous battle with cancer throughout the last decade of his life; and his final role, as NASCAR vice chairman and ma
The Hall : a celebration of baseball's greats : in stories and images, the complete roster of inductees ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of photographs, plaques, and stories that reflects on the careers of legendary baseball players
On common ground ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 266 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
Extraordinary circumstances : the presidency of Gerald R. Ford by David Hume Kennerly ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 264 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
The greatest generation with Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 249 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
Treasures of New York ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take a tour of the Big Apple and discover some of the city's premier cultural establishments. Featuring hidden gems as well as popular destinations, from The Botanical Gardens to the Park Avenue Armory, explores the architectural and cultural significance of these classic landmarks
Deep throat the full story of Watergate ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 210 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
Father's day now & forever ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stories of four families still affected by the experiences of their fathers during World War II
The real West ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of the American West, using vintage photographs and new film. Tells about 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
 
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Alternative Names
Brokaw, Thomas John.
Brokaw, Tom 1940-
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English (315)
German (1)
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