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Else, Jon 1944-

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Most widely held works by Jon Else
The day after Trinity( Visual )

38 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People who worked with J. Robert Oppenheimer discuss the man, his role in the development of the atomic bomb, his fall from grace during the McCarthy era and his desire to see nuclear proliferation controlled
Tupac : resurrection( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary uses voice-overs, interviews, and actual tracks recorded by Tupac himself. The film explores his life, music, and his death from fatal gunshot wounds in 1996. Includes rare footage, home movies, private photographs, and excerpts from his personal poetry, journals, and letters. During the making of the film, MTV reached out to his fan base by requesting submissions of Tupac memorabilia to be used in the film
Cadillac desert( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 425 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 390 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 )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 385 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 )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guantanamo Bay secured a place in history when detainees from America's War on Terror arrived in 2002. The controversies of Guantanamo embody the thorny issues of America's fight against an enemy that will declare no armistice, and an administration's battle to keep prisoners out of American courts. Events inside this highly classified camp have been a closely held government secret-until now. National Geographic exclusively captures day-to-day life in the most famous prison in the world
The day the universe changed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 333 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 259 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 184 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
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
A village affair( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for someone else: his wife Alice
Yosemite : the world's most spectacular valley by David Vassar( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the spectacular, primeval Yosemite of hundred years ago and looks at the contrast of Yosemite today
The Golden honeymoon by Ring Lardner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 149 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!
Booker by Feature Films for Families( 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 during the closing days and aftermath of the Civil War. Shows the obstacles he overcomes from laws to a recalcitrant step-father in educating himself
A job at Ford's by PBS Video( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 137 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 it began to come apart when Ford hired a private police force to speed up production and spy on employees at the River Rouge plant. After the depression hit in 1929, these workers faced a new, grim reality as unemployment skyrocketed. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era
No Easy Walk 1961-1963( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the cities where the tactics of nonviolent protest met both success and failure. Also covers the high point of those emotional times, the 1963 March on Washington, and the violence that followed
Hoover Dam by Margaret J Hendry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive chronicle of the Hoover Dam, one of the most ambitious engineering projects of all time. Shows the footage that documents every step of the monumental work of taming the Colorado to provide water and power to California, Nevada and Arizona. Includes interviews with the men who worked on the dam
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights, years 1954 to 1965( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third in a six-part documentary series on the American civil rights movement. This episode chronicles the courage displayed by thousands of young people and college students who joined the ranks of the civil rights movement and gave it new direction. In 1960, lunch counter sit-ins spread across the South, many organized by the new, energetic Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. In 1961, on the Freedom Rides, many young people faced violence and defied death threats as they labored to obliterate segregation in interstate bus travel below the Mason-Dixon Line. The growing movement toward racial equality influenced the 1960 Presidential campaign, and federal rights versus states' rights became an issue
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Tupac : resurrection
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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

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English (133)

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