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NBC News

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Works: 1,149 works in 1,654 publications in 1 language and 38,294 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  Television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: prn, Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 323.092
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Most widely held works about NBC News
 
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Most widely held works by NBC News
Victory at Sea : The Legendary World War II Documentary( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,078 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 )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 885 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 820 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 807 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
The Greatest generation by Tom Brokaw( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 432 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
Let freedom ring : moments from the civil rights movement, 1954-1965( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NBCs original coverage of the civil rights movement in the U.S. Contains a bonus half hour interview with Dr. Martin Luther King
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 405 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
Mark Twain's America( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 326 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
Separate and unequal( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 325 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
The Jazz age( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 319 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
The Forbidden City by Stackridge (Musical group)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 318 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 316 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
Operation Iraqi freedom : the inside story( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 308 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 Real West : the cowboys and outlaws( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 287 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 their homeland and worthless men who have become heroes on television
Crisis in Darfur( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ann Curry and Nicholas Kristof discuss the genocide and the political crisis in Darfur and the future Darfur and Sudan. Stories are heard from people caught up in the violence
Apollo 11 : first moon landing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 279 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
Memo to JFK from NBC News by NBC News( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation with Arnold Toynbee : from NBC's Wisdom Series( Visual )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Arnold Toynbee - eminent British historian and author of the 10-volume work A Study of History - talks with Harvard teaching fellow Christopher Wright in this NBC interview from 1955. Toynbee describes about how it took 27 years to complete his series and why he chose to study history on the level of civilizations rather than of single nations. Pointing out that his mother was also a historian, he discusses the path that led him to that field as well, then articulates his feeling that history is meaningless if not utilized for present-day insight; that one can discover patterns in the past without making heavy-handed predictions about the future; that there are about 20 large historical units, such as Western history, Greek history, Indian history, and others; and that the great religions of the world represent the ultimate structure of history
The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 268 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
The Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Kennedy was shot to death on June 4, 1968-the very night he won the California presidential primary. This NBC News program, painstakingly assembled from newly restored footage, follows the story as it developed: the tragic events at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles; the funeral service at St. Patrick's Cathedral, with Edward Kennedy's moving eulogy; and the emotional journey by train from New York to Arlington National Cemetery
 
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Meet the press : fifty years of history in the making
Alternative Names
KNBC

N.B.C. News

National Broadcasting Company

National Broadcasting Company, inc NBC News

National Broadcasting Company NBC News

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NBC4

NBCニュース

NBC新聞

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English (133)

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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