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Shriver, Sargent 1915-2011

Overview
Works: 163 works in 198 publications in 1 language and 4,088 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Conference proceedings  Personal narratives 
Roles: Correspondent, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: HC60.5, 309.2
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Point of the lance by Sargent Shriver ( Book )
9 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of speeches by the director of the U.S. Peace Corps who is also the President's Assistant in the War on Poverty
The Century America's time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S. Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birnmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C
The Century America's time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news
A Summary of Indian participation in OEO programs by Indian Opportunities ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vice Presidential nomination acceptance speech by Sargent Shriver ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shriver accepts the Democratic nomination for Vice President and calls for party unity
The complete Peace Corps guide by Roy Hoopes ( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The challenge and the chance by Sargent Shriver ( Book )
2 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National Conference on Law and Poverty ... Washington, D.C., June 23-25, 1965 : conference proceedings by National Conference on Law and Poverty ( )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Africa Peace Corps plus one ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of radio documentaries, recorded in Tanganyika and Ghana, commemorating the Peace Corp's first year of operation in Africa
The Peace Corps, a pictorial history by A. J Ezickson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic record of work of Peace Corps volunteers in various parts of the world, with an introduction by S. Shriver
Peace Corps by Peace Corps (U.S.) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poverty by Sargent Shriver ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace Corps what shape shall it take ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs Roosevelt and her guests discuss the creation of the Peace Corps
Beyond these hills a rural community action film with Billy Graham ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows a rural community in the North Carolina mountains and how a Community Action Program improved life for the people there, changing their pattern of living and education. The implementation of a Head Start program, installation of a running water system, discussions with the people who live there, and adult education program are shown. Features a discussion between evangelist Billy Graham and Sargent Shriver about the state's responsibility to help those in need by training them to help themselves and thereby retain their dignity. Graham parallels this responsibility with teachings of the Bible and Christianity
The LBJ tapes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look into the presidency of Lyndon Baines Jonhson through recently released Oval Office tapes. Covers the days following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963 and the establishment of what came to be called the Warren Commission. Includes phone conversations between LBJ and FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover and LBJ and Earl Warrren as well as commentary by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Beyond War Award ceremony, 1987 honoring the Peace Corps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ceremony broadcast form San Francisco honors the 120,000 volunteers who have served since 1961. Interviews of Sargent Shriver, Bill Moyers, Corazon Aquino, et. al. Hosted by Margaret Staley
Where are we in the war against poverty? by Sargent Shriver ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1965 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Shriver describes the "weapons" being used in the war against poverty--the Job Corps, the Neighborhood Youth Corps, Work-Study, Community Action, Vista, Adult literacy Training, Work Experience, Rural Loans. Project Headstart, and migrant worker programs
The hidden force / Godwin, Richard N. Goodwin, William F. Haddad ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Peace Corps (U.S.) ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Microfilm of director Sargent Shriver's staff meeting reports, press releases, weekly reports to the president, volunteer information reports, and publications; reports; country studies; training manuals; publications; and other records
by Sargent Shriver ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers relating to Shriver's activities as assistant general manager of Merchandise Mart, Chicago (1948-1961), director of the Peace Corps (1961-1966), director of Office of Economic Opportunity (1964-1968), special assistent to the president (1965-1968), ambassador to France (1968-1970), vice presidential candidate (1972), and presidential candidate (1976)
 
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Alternative Names
Sarge 1915-2011
Shriver, R. Sargent.
Shriver, R. Sargent 1915-
Shriver, R. Sargent 1915-2011
Shriver, R. Sargent (Robert Sargent), 1915-2011
Shriver, Robert Sargent
Shriver, Robert Sargent 1915-
Shriver Robert Sargent 1915-2011
Shriver, Robert Sargent Jr. 1915-2011
Shriver, Sargent.
Languages
English (68)
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