WorldCat Identities

Lesher, Stephan

Overview
Works: 8 works in 35 publications in 5 languages and 3,635 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Personal narratives  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F330.3.W3, 976.106092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stephan Lesher
 
Most widely held works by Stephan Lesher
George Wallace : American populist by Stephan Lesher( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of a small-town politician who had always stood up for "ordinary folks" regardless of color, but who then made the most of racial division when it became politically expedient to do so. But Lesher is by no means out to excuse Wallace on race. His intent, like that of Wallace's own most potent rhetoric, is simply to not let the rest of us off so easy - as if by having our villains all bad, we ourselves might have some greater claim on goodness. Like Eyes on the Prize or
Inside the Warren court by Bernard Schwartz( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Media unbound : the impact of television journalism on the public by Stephan Lesher( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vested interest by Charles B Lipsen( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coronary event by Michael Halberstam( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and Dutch and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historien om et hjertetilfælde : skrevet af patienten Stephan Lesher og hans læge Michael Halberstam by Stephan Lesher( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berättelsen om en hjärtattack by Michael Halberstam( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Eye to eye with Connie Chung( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"On the eve of his 75th birthday, George Wallace, one of the most divisive political figures of our time, reflects on his life. This four-time Alabama Governor and presidential candidate, a living icon of the era of racial segregation, is waging his final campaign to see that history remembers him as more than the defiant voice of the Old South. ... correspondent Bernard Goldberg interviews Wallace -- now deaf, a paraplegic, and suffering from Parkinson's disease. This conversation, woven through scenes of Wallace's political life reaching back three decades, centers on the great issue that faces us still: Race in America. Wallace insists that he never had hate in his heart, that he kept whites and blacks segregated only because he thought it was best for both races. And today, he says, he knows he was wrong."--1994 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt. Also in this program, the interviewees discuss Wallace's past views on segregation and whether they believe he has truly changed his views on race relations. The program includes footage of: several of Wallace's speeches; a 1960's interview with Wallace; a 1960's interview with Vivian Malone; footage of the assassination attempt on Wallace; and footage of racial violence and protests in 1960's Alabama
 
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