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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( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,268 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 )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 814 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
True south : Henry Hampton and Eyes on the prize, the landmark television series that reframed the civil rights movement by Jon Else( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 777 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
Tupac : resurrection( Visual )

14 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 388 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 384 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 361 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 338 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
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. See individual containers for episode summaries
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
Yosemite by Reader's Digest( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 150 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!
A village affair( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 148 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
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 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
A job at Ford's( Visual )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Off-air recording of television program broadcast on April 17, 1997 made by : Bundoora, Vic. : La Trobe University, The Borchardt Library
No Easy Walk 1961-1963( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and held by 95 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 Day after Trinity : J. Robert Oppenheimer and the atomic bomb( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 92 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
Hoover Dam by Margaret J Hendry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The engineering problems were stupendous; the solutions ingenious. And as stated by President Herbert Hoover himself, it was ⁰́the greatest engineering work of its character ever attempted by the hand of man.⁰́₊ For two years, five thousand workers settled in the Nevada dessert to pour concrete day and night until the Hoover Dam was complete - remarkably under budget and ahead of schedule. As told in Hoover Dam, from the PBS American Experience collection, its electrical output helped build the ships and planes of WWII, and its water irrigated arid California valleys transforming desert into farmland to feed a nation. Most importantly, the film portrays how the tremendous feat of the Hoover Dam renewed the faith in American technology and ingenuity
The day after Trinity : J. Robert Oppenheimer and the atomic bomb( )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 74 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
 
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Tupac : resurrection
Alternative Names
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

ジョン・エルス

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English (144)

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Tupac : resurrectionCadillac desertFire warsSing faster : the stagehand's ring cycleThe Golden honeymoon