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Russell, Harold 1914-2002

Overview
Works: 26 works in 82 publications in 4 languages and 3,174 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Romance films  Biography  Social problem films  Fiction  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History 
Roles: Actor, Author, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harold Russell
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

38 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 2,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands
Dogtown( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy is a fallen cheerleader and beauty queen. Trapped in her small town world, she is stuck in a no-where relationship with an overbearing and sometimes violent, tow-truck driving boyfriend. Then Dorothy's world turns upside-down when Philip, now a Hollywood celebrity, from her past re-enters her life. It doesn't take long before Dorothy is looking for love and redemption in Philip, who has a mysterious past of his own
The clockmaker: sayings and doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sink a germ : a great soap opera( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation on the rationale and techniques for effective handwashing as a means for preventing the spread of infection
Fairy tales( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten fairy tales classics are dramatized in American sign language and voice over for the enjoyment of deaf and hearing alike
Ein Mann ohne Hände by Harold Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victory in my Hands. [By] Harold Russell with Victor Rosen. [On H. Russell's recovery after losing both hands. With a portrait.] by Harold Russell( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nostalgia World War II video library, no. 5( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the aftermath of World War II from two different perspectives: the story of a soldier who lost both hands but overcame fear and depression to lead a meaningful life; and, an official government document justifying the atom bomb's destructive power, beginning with the New Mexico tests and concentrating on the devastation of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Nitsaḥti et yadi by Harold Russell( )

3 editions published in 1954 in Hebrew and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a sergeant( Visual )

3 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the treatment of an amputee in an army hospital and his rehabilitation, including his skillful manipulation of artificial arms and hands
Hollywood goes to war!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle stations: documentary on the replacement of domestic Coast Guardsmen by women from the Coast Guard's women's detachment. Death Mills: a film intended for German audiences to educate them about the atrocities committed by the Nazi regime. Diary of a sergeant: an amputee American soldier goes from despair to hope with the prostheses and training he gets through the Army's medical corps
Victory in my hands by Harold Russell( Book )

2 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the World War II sailor who woke up with no hands, only to climb back to a good life and two Academy Awards from "The best years of our lives"
The best years of my life by Harold Russell( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best years of our lives (DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands
Come together 1980( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Members of the black community in the Miami area come together to discuss their feelings about society, their life and their community. The discussion takes place in group therapy style sessions where facilitators present ideas and situations and the group responds. Topics of discussion include family, economic survival, religion and education. Also included are some dramatic readings, singing and dance performances
[The American Film Institute gives William Wyler its "Life Achievement Award"] by William Wyler( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William Wyler speaks after he is presented the Life Achievement Aawrd by George Stevens
Diary of a sergeant ; The atom strikes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Diary of a sergeant: traces the treatment of an amputee, Harold Russell, in an army hospital and his rehabilitation, including his skillful manipulation of artificial arms and hands. -- The Atom strikes: is an unemotional and devastating portrait of the atomic bombing of Japan. It shows aerial views of the devastated areas in both Hiroshima and Nagasaki, but it discusses only the effect on buildings, not on people
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Esta es la historia de tres veteranos de la segunda guerra mundial que regresan a sus hogares después de mucho tiempo en los horrores de la guerra, un oficial que llega a un matrimonio sin amor, un sargento a ver a su familia y a darse cuenta que ya todos son extraños y el tercero, un marino joven al que le faltan sus dos manos. Los tres importantes héroes para la guerra y ahora llegan a vivir el día a día y a comprobar que los sueños ahora son pesadillas."--Envase
[Academy Awards, 19th. Annual Academy Awards are given out, with Sam Goldwyn and his picture Best years of our lives getting major share of honors, Hollywood, Cal. Hearst vault material, HVMc2357r3, 66996]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes shots of the following, each of several seconds duration: newsreel cameramen and soundmen; Elizabeth Taylor with Marshall Thompson; Mr. and Mrs. Red Skelton; Claude Jarman, Jr. with his sister, Mildred Ann; Sonny Tufts with his wife; still photographers; Greer Garson with her mother; Robert Montgomery with his wife; Margaret O'Brien with Dorothy Lamour; a mounted Oscar statue; Douglas Fairbanks presenting Best Short Subject awards to Brigadier General C.T. Lanham, Gordon Hollingshead, and Fred Quimby; newsreel cameramen; Shirley Temple presenting a special award to Claude Jarman for his work in The yearling; Billy Wilder presenting the award for Best Direction to William Wyler (Best years of our lives); still photographers; Shirley Temple presenting a special award to Harold Russell for bringing hope and courage to his fellow veterans; newsreel cameramen; Ray Milland presenting the Best Actress award to Olivia De Havilland; Samuel Goldwyn receiving the award for Best Picture
 
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Harold Russell actor

Harold Russell aktor amerykański pochodzenia kanadyjskiego

Harold Russell attore canadese

Harold Russell Canadees acteur (1914-2002)

Harold Russell kanadensisk-amerikansk skådespelare och krigsveteran

Harold Russell US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler kanadischer Abstammung

Russell, Harold John 1914-2002

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Рассел, Гарольд

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