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Else, Jon 1944-

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Most widely held works about Jon Else
 
Most widely held works by Jon Else
Eyes on the prize by Julian Bond( Visual )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today
The day after Trinity( Visual )

36 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer, focusing on his role in the development of the atomic bomb during World War II
Tupac : resurrection( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of infamous rapper Tupac Shakur, told entirely in his own words
True south : Henry Hampton and Eyes on the prize, the landmark television series that reframed the civil rights movement by Jon Else( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the inside story of the making of one of the most important and influential TV shows in history and of its legacy as the film that reframed the entire history of the Civil Rights movement permanently
Cadillac desert( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadillac desert relates the story of the epic quest for water and the role it has played in the vast transformation of the American West and many parts of the world
Fire wars( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova goes on the fire line with a team of elite Hotshots to fight one of the worst fire seasons ever in the American west
Sing faster : the stagehand's ring cycle( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spirited and comical behind-the-scenes look at Richard Wagner's beloved Ring Cycle. This award-winning film takes audiences inside one of the most spectacular and ambitious operas in history - through the point of view of the stagehands
Inside Guantanamo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines day-to-day life at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp from the perspective of both the guards and the detainees
The day the universe changed by James Burke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series traces the major advances in knowledge in Western civilization since the Greeks, and demonstrates how our view of the world changes as our knowledge develops
Who are the DeBolts? : and where did they get 19 kids?( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Robert and Dorothy DeBolt's family of 19 children, five of their own plus hard-to-adopt children of various ethnic backgrounds and physical handicaps
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
Yosemite : the world's most spectacular valley by Reader's Digest( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the spectacular, primeval Yosemite of hundred years ago and looks at the contrast of Yosemite today
Wonders are many : the making of Doctor Atomic( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the creation of Peter Sellars' and John Adams' 2005 opera about Robert Oppenheimer and the Manhattan Project, while also exploring the complex birth of nuclear weapons with declassified footage of nuclear testing
The Golden honeymoon by Ring Lardner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley Tate (James Whitmore: two-time Academy Award Nominee, and Tony Award Winner) is an old windbag, often a braggart, but somehow always lovable. Married over fifty years to his ever-patient wife Lucy (Teresa Wright - Academy Award winner), the two of them are on their Golden Honeymoon in Florida. Everything goes perfectly ... until Lucy meets her former fiancee who's also vacationing with his wife. Suddenly there's a comic competition between Charley and the old boyfriend for Lucy's attention. After fifty years, cantankerous Charley has to win his girl all over again!
A job at Ford's by PBS Video( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before the advent of the Great depression, Henry Ford controlled the most important company in the most important industry in the booming American economy. His offer of high wages in exchange for hard work attracted workers to Detroit, but when Ford hired a private police force to speed up production and spy on employees, it began to come apart. After the depression hit in 1929, these workers faced a new, grim reality as unemployment skyrocketed
Booker by Stan Lathan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays Booker T. Washington's early life in the south during the closing days and aftermath of the Civil War, and shows the obstacles he overcomes to pursue his passion for learning
Hoover Dam by Margaret J Hendry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic story of how a ragtag army of workers re-routed the mighty Colorado and erected the 700 foot high dam. More than 100 workers died building the marvel that forever transformed the West
No Easy Walk 1961-1963( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival footage and interviews to look at three cities involved in the civil rights demonstrations: Albany, Georgia, where the police chief and Martin Luther King, Jr. each tested out the strategy of nonviolence in their own way; Birmingham, Alabama, where police dogs and fire hoses were used against demonstrating children; and the March on Washington, D.C. in 1963, where blacks and whites came together to demonstrate for black civil rights. Includes footage of excerpts of speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr., Gov. Wallace, Eugene "Bull" Connor, President Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Robert Shelton, and A. Philip Randolph
The Mercy of nature by J Else( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadillac Desert relates the story of the epic quest for water and the role it has played in the transformation of the American West. This third episode traces the fierce political and environmental battles that raged around the transformation of California's Central Valley from semiarid desert into the most productive and environmentally altered agricultural region in global history. It illustrates the role that presidents, governors, and giant agri-business companies have played in the ebb and flow of water. The program then follows the recent trend in which water is diverted away from agriculture and toward cities and wildlife
The Great Matlock will case, Cresswell v. Jackson : tried before the Lord Chief Justice of England and a special jury of the City of London by order of the House of Lords by Robert Cresswell( )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case relates to the validity of certain alleged codicils to the will of a person named George Nuttall, who died at Matlock on the 7th of March, 1856
 
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Else, John

Else, Jon

Else, Jon H. 1944-

Else, Jonathan H. 1944-

Else, Jonathan Holden 1944-

Jon H. Else American documentary filmmaker

Jon H. Else Amerikaans filmregisseur

Jon H. Else réalisateur américain

Jon H. Else regista statunitense

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Tupac : resurrectionCadillac desertFire warsSing faster : the stagehand's ring cycleWho are the DeBolts? : and where did they get 19 kids?The Golden honeymoon