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Crichton, Judy

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Most widely held works by Judy Crichton
America 1900 : the turning point by Judy Crichton( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of young men and women, including Jack London, Harry Truman, and Wilbur and Orville Wright, from January 1, 1900 through December 31 of the same year and discusses the experiences they had during a time of great change in America
To save our schools, to save our children : the approaching crisis in America's public schools by Marshall Frady( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the fall 1984 ABC-television program of the same title
America 1900( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Experience looks back at the pivotal year 1900. Following a range of characters, from famous public figures to ordinary citizens, this program chronicles a year in the life of the nation by examining the forces of change that would ultimately shape the coming century
Ida B. Wells : a passion for justice( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Ida B. Wells, an early Afro-American activist who protested lynchings, unfair treatment of Afro-American soldiers, and other examples of racism and injustice in early 20th century U.S
The Great War, 1918 by David McCullough( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the story of United States soldiers in the closing battles of World War I as it was told through the letters and diaries of fighting men including General John J. (Blackjack) Pershing, Sergeant Alvin York and Sergeant Harry S. Truman. The program also features French and American veterans and nurses who remember these battles
Last stand at Little Big Horn by James Welch( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Battle of Little Big Horn, also known as Custer's Last Stand, from the perspective of the Lakota, Sioux, Cheyenne, and Crow who lived on the Great Plains and from that of the white settlers who pushed west across the continent
Mr. Sears' catalogue by Edward Gray( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how the Sears catalogue, giving readers a sense of urban life and a vision of middle class splendors, reflected the changes of the time and became a symbol for the national ambitions and dreams of a sprawling country
Indians, outlaws and Angie Debo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the life of historian Angie Debo. Discusses her controversial book on the history of Oklahoma, beginning with the landrun in 1889. Explores her contributions to history and significant events in her life
The American experience( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the rise of baseball in America. Covers the great history of the sport and famous ball players. Explores the role baseball plays in American society
Midnight ramble : Oscar Micheaux and the story of race movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary recounting the history of the independent film industry that produced close to 500 "race movies" for African-American audiences between 1910 and 1940. Focuses especially on the work of Oscar Micheaux, a controversial filmmaker who wrote, produced, and directed over 40 features
The great air race of 1924( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the race to circle the world by air. Covers four countries, France England, Portugal and the United States, who embark on a historic journey. Explores the American fliers and their various experiences during the flight
Demon rum( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses life under prohibition from 1920 to 1933 in Detroit, Michigan. Covers various effects of prohibition on the society and the rise of gangs. Explores Detroit's auto industry and the influence it had on the society
America 1900 : the sweeping story of a pivotal year in the life of the nation by Judy Crichton( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monthly accounts of American life in the year 1900 trace technological innovations, societal changes, and industrial progress and highlight notable figures and events
The Iron road( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the discovery of gold in California in 1849, fortune hunters poured into the western United States so fast that California was added to the union as a state in 1850. But the rich and expansive territory of California was a whole continent away from the existing seat of government and industry in the United States. This is the story of the completion of the transcontinental railroad which reduced the cross-country trip from several months to just nine and one half days, and meant for the first time that the United States was truly united
America 1900( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1900, America was a nation on the move. Its population had doubled over the past 100 years, its people were becoming the most prosperous on Earth. President McKinley had led the nation out of its worst depression. People could travel with ease across the nation in six days. Half of the nation's original timber had been cut down and people were talking about conservation. Women were striking out on their own and the Women's movement was growing. America goes to war with the Filipinos to keep the Philippines under American control. Anti-war sentiments grow. Most of America remained rural, but people were traveling more and began to move to the cities. In New York City, one third of the population were foreign immigrants who lived in poverty. Many began moving to other cities further west
The American experience( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profile of Father Charles Coughlin, whose Depression-era radio speeches and the popular following they inspired led to a nationwide debate over the use of the airwaves for antidemocratic messages
The sins of our mothers : the story of Emeline( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life of Emeline Gurney, whose controversial story began in Maine during the 19th century. At the heart of the story is Emeline Bachelder, born into poverty in 1816. Her tale has become a legend in Fayette, Me. In attempting to separate fact from fiction, truth from legend, Mr. Hoffman and Mr. Collins use oral histories, archival material, town records and dramatized sequences. Emeline was one of a large family of poor children. At age 13, she was sent off to Lynn, Mass., to work in the cotton mills. She ''yielded'' herself to a young foreman and became a mother at 14. The baby was sold to a middle-class family and Emeline returned to Fayette. Years later, she married a much younger man. He turned out to be the son she had given up
George Washington : the man who wouldn't be king( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Washington, was a social climber, land-hungry Virginia surveyor, and military officer who often blamed others for his own errors. He gradually built a reputation as a gentleman by educating himself in the classics and sciences, entering politics, and marrying one of the wealthiest women in Virginia. The battle of Trenton changed everything with a victory both for America and Washington himself. His skill and bravery transformed Washington into the very symbol of the Revolutionary War
Mr. Sears' catalogue( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how the Sears catalogue, giving readers a sense of urban life and a vision of middle class splendors, reflected the changes of the time and became a symbol for the national ambitions and dreams of a sprawling country. Contains biographical information on Richard Warren Sears and Alvah Curtis Roebuck
A Family gathering by Lise Yasui( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the narrator's families experiences as American citizens during World War II. Covers the American response to Japanese people and the hardships this family endured
 
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America 1900 : the turning point
Alternative Names
Feiner, Judy

Judy Crichton American television producer

Джуди Кричтон

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English (58)

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America 1900 : the sweeping story of a pivotal year in the life of the nation