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Turner, Ted

Overview
Works: 58 works in 161 publications in 5 languages and 12,950 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  History  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Documentary television programs  Popular works  Science television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Producer, Contributor
Classifications: HC102.5.T86, B
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Gods and generals by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. As Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville
The racing edge by Ted Turner( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and Swedish and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greed by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the relative value for society of accumulated excessive personal wealth as it is distributed through philanthropy or invested in economic progress. Greed is seen as a universal motivation that empowers economic growth for all by responding to the needs of consumers
Monday night war : Raw is War vs. WCW Monday Nitro( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1995, two wrestling companies squared off on Monday night television to compete head to head. One one side, Vince McMahon, the promoter who created WWE; on the other, WCW, owned by Ted Turner and run by Eric Bischoff
Citizen Turner : the wild rise of an American tycoon by Robert Goldberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerald Jay Goldberg and Robert Goldberg - themselves father and son - show how Turner's life has been crucially influenced by the shadow of his alcoholic father. As a boy, Ted, with missionary zeal, went about saving wounded animals; the relentlessly overachieving adult Turner leaps to the rescue of wounded companies and longs to save the world. No stranger to crises - often of his own making - he seems to function best in hurricane winds. In such a context, his efforts to improve the planet's environment and his recent marriage to cinema goddess Jane Fonda take on a new meaning
The pop-up book of Captain Planet and the Planeteers( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Planet and the Planeteers battle environmental villains who want to destroy the world. Features pop-up and movable illustrations
A Dialogue, Sagan-Turner : a conversation with Carl Sagan & Ted Turner( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updates a number of themes from the Cosmos television series. Turner and Sagan discuss issues that are vital to our survival: pollution, the greenhouse effect, nuclear weapons, etc. Carl Sagan explains the benefits of our space program, the possibility of time travel, etc
Cosmos : a personal voyage by Carl Sagan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Sagan guides viewers through space and time, exploring "the deepest connections of human beings with a vast and awesome universe in which we float like a grain of sand in the cosmic ocean."
Cold War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweeping look at nearly five decades of global history, a crystallization of a massive, three-year-long effort helmed by award-winning documentarian Jeremy Isaacs (The World at War). Isaacs's team shot more than 1,000 hours of original footage and gathered archival footage from all over the world to include historically important, and often emotionally stunning, images, many never before seen by an international audience
Cold War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wall comes down (1989): Dominoes fall: incredibly quickly, the Soviet bloc breaks up, virtually without bloodshed. First Poland, then Hungary, then East Germany slip away from communist control. Gorbachev makes no effort to hold them back with force. Amid scenes of jubiliation, the hated Berlin Wall comes down
Portrait of the Soviet Union( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of short segments within broad related categories exploring the geographic regions of the USSR, their cultures, and their peoples, past and present. Also examines the Soviet Union in World War II and traces the political and ideological changes of the Soviet government from Peter the Great, through the 1917 Revolution, and up to today
Cold War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vietnam (1954-1958): Vietnam has been divided since the end of French colonial rule. The North is run by communists, the South by anti-communists. Ignoring warnings against involvement in a nationalist struggle, the U.S. commits its armed forces. American protests against the war mount. The U.S. realizes this is not a war it can win
Cold War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sputnik (1949-1961): In the mid-'50s, the Soviet Union seems to forge ahead. In October 1957, the first Soviet satellite Sputnik orbits the Earth -- to the dismay and fear of the U.S., frustrated by its own ineffectual space program. In 1961, the Soviets launch Yuri Gagarin into space. America will have to meet the challenge
Cold War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Make love, not war (the 1960s): Western economies grow and prosper, fueled partly by armaments production. Rejecting their parents' affluence and the Cold War, many of the young protest and rebel. Racial violence erupts in inner cities. Rock music expresses a disenchanted generation's mood
Cold War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marshall Plan (1947-1952): The U.S. adopts the Truman Doctrine, pledging to defend freedom worldwide. Secretary of State George Marshall plans to bolster economic recovery in Europe. Seeing this as a threat, Stalin forbids his satellites to participate. The world effectively divides
Call me Ted by Ted Turner( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great American maverick of our time releases his long-awaited memoir, revealing his lonely childhood, the devastating loss of his father, intimate details of his marriage to Jane Fonda, and his unparalleled success as a businessman and philanthropist
Cheap in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of segments variously describing which group in America gives the most to charity, what kind of people give to charity, why do or don't the rich give and what are the effects on people who give to charity
Ted Turner speaks : insights from the world's greatest maverick by Ted Turner( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sampling of quotes and commentary from Ted Turner providing insight into his thinking about family, idealism, technology, and other topics
The Monday night war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twenty-episode documentary series that follows the stories in and out of the ring of both Vince McMahon₂s WWE and Ted Turner₂s WCW, as they battle head to head in a primetime power struggle that forever changed the face of sports entertainment. This first volume will cover the first ten episodes in this documentary, along with matches and moments from that era
Last stand : Ted Turner's quest to save a troubled planet by Todd Wilkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

View Last Stand's video trailer! A highly regarded environmental journalist turns his attention to one of the most compelling personalities in American business. Last Stand gives us a new, unexpected lens through which to view a previously unsung hero of conservation and offers prescriptions for the future of conservation
 
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Gods and generals
Alternative Names
Ted Tarner

Ted Terner

Ted Törner

Ted Turner

Ted Turner Amerikaans ondernemer

Ted Turner antreprenor american

Ted Turner empresario estadounidense

Ted Turner entrepreneur américain

Ted Turner imprenditore statunitense

Ted Turner przedsiębiorca amerykański

Ted Turner US-amerikanesche Medienentrepreneur

Ted Turner US-amerikanischer Medienunternehmer

Tedas Terneris amerikiečių verslininkas, filantropas.

Teds Tērners

Turner, R. E. (Robert Edward)

Turner, Robert E. 1938-

Turner, Robert Edward

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Turner, Teddy

Τεντ Τέρνερ

Тед Тарнер

Тед Тернер

Тед Търнър

Тёрнер, Тед

Тёрнер, Тед американский предприниматель

Тэд Цёрнер

Թեդ Թըրներ

טד טרנר

טד טרנר יזם אמריקאי

تد ترنر

تد ترنر کارآفرین امریکایی

تد تيرنر

تد تيرنر رائد أعمال من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

تەد تەرنەر

टेड टर्नर

டெட் டேர்னர்

เท็ด เทอร์เนอร์

테드 터너

ターナー, テッド

テッド・ターナー

泰德·透納

Languages
English (117)

Chinese (10)

Korean (3)

Swedish (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Call me TedTed Turner speaks : insights from the world's greatest maverickClash of the titans : how the unbridled ambition of Ted Turner and Rupert Murdoch has created global empires that control what we read and watchMe and Ted against the world : the unauthorized story of the founding of CNNTed Turner speaks : insights from the world's greatest maverickClash of the titans : how the unbridled ambition of Ted Turner and Rupert Murdoch has created global empires that control what we read and watchTed Turner : it ain't as easy as it looks