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Wolff, Perry

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Most widely held works by Perry Wolff
A tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy by Perry Wolff( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the TV program of the same name
Crucible of empire the Spanish-American War( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... examines the colorful characters and historic events surrounding this 100-year-old war and its relevance through the 20th century. Using reenactments, interviews with noted authors and popular historians, and more than a dozen newly arranged popular songs from the period, Crucible of empire looks at the influence of race, economics, new technologies and the news media on America's decision to go to war"--Container
A tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy the historic 1962 televised broadcast( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour through the redecorated White House conducted by Mrs. John F. Kennedy. Dramatizes the meaning and significance of the White House by focusing on figures who lived in the White House and those who contributed to its construction and reconstruction. Discusses the function and administration of the Chief Executive's home and headquarters, as well as the duties and responsibilities of the Presidency. President Kennedy makes a brief appearance
Black history lost, stolen or strayed by Bill Cosby( Visual )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how American historians have tended to ignore, downplay or improperly document several significant achievements by black Americans
Images of Jesus( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video explores the visual representations of Jesus that have appeared throughout the history of art
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite gives his own fascinating perspective on the war using his experience as a war correspondent in Europe
Joan Miró by Joan Miró( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this lecture, Rosamond Bernier presents Miro's life and art, and reminisces about her acquaintance with him
The Vanishing family crisis in Black America( Visual )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the problems of Black single-parent families in Newark, N.J. In conversations with unmarried parents, Moyers talks about patterns of teen-age pregnancy, the role of welfare, and the changes in values among Black families
The selling of the Pentagon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes a critical look at some of the promotional public relations activities of the U.S. Defense Department. It shows businessmen observing war games, officers on lecture tours, films available for rental, and sidewalk displays. The program examines the cost and scope of these activities and questions whether their expense is warranted in peacetime. When broadcast on prime time television, the film caused tremendous controversy
Modern masters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this lecture, Rosamond Bernier presents Miro's life and art, and reminisces about her acquaintance with him
The Israelis( Visual )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the complicated temperament and nature of the people in the State of Israel. It is hoped the thousands of Arabs living among the Jews will help pave the way for ultimate peace in the Middle East
The friend; a novel by Perry Wolff( Book )

3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War novel, with emphasis on an incident during the Battle of the Bulge
20 years on the road with Charles Kuralt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kuralt began his now famous television show On the road in 1967 for CBS. This program, made in 1987, is a compilation of the highlights of twenty years of his television journalism - a touching, funny and sometimes rather amazing look at people and places across the United States
1968 a look for new meanings( Visual )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of the black movement from the nonviolence of Martin Luther King, Jr., through the "black is beautiful" awareness program, the riots following King's assassination, and the rhetoric of emerging leaders such as H. Rap Brown and Stokely Carmichael. Describes the government's reaction to the movement and its leaders. A CBS New Special
The Pacific perimeter The war against Japan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pacific perimeter: A chronicle of war waged on the fringes of the Pacific theater, from the steamy jungles of New Guinea to the frozen Aleutian Islands. Includes information of the internment of Japanese-Americans
Impressionism and beyond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origins of Impressionism. Presents an overview of important Impressionist painters. Includes a segment on Vincent van Gogh
20th-century painters masters of color( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the contributions of Matisse and Picasso to 20th century painting, emphasizing the artists' respective use of color
The Burger years( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First television interview with a sitting Chief Justice. Burger announces his resignation from the Supreme Court. Moyers probes controversial decisions of the Burger Court
The secret life of Adolf Hitler The smashing of the Reich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at Hitler's private life with Eva Braun at his mountain retreat using footage shot by the Nazis and Eva's home movies; details the Allied Forces' defeat of the Nazis and liberation of Paris
The Smashing of the Reich( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of the Nazi war machine including much rare war footage
 
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Crucible of empire the Spanish-American War
Alternative Names
Wolff, Perry Sidney

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English (64)

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