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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 1,226 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 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the United States' war with Spain beginning in 1898 which eventually led to U.S. control of Cuba and the Philippines, and later resulted in the independence of those two countries. Explains the United States' experiment in imperialism, which it later decided against. Tells the story of the war from all perspectives, not just the American side
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 326 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 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how American historians have tended to ignore, downplay or improperly document several significant achievements by black Americans
Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kamikaze: Documents the Pacific War, beginning with Japanese preparations for the bombing of Pearl Harbor and ending with U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, raising questions about why the U.S. was unaware that Pearl Harbor might be bombed
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 117 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 Mir( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 93 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 )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 85 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
Images of Jesus( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video explores the visual representations of Jesus that have appeared throughout the history of art
Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Know your enemy, Japan: An American propaganda film designed to give the American soldier a look into the mentality of the enemy in Japan
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 29 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
America's darkest day Pearl Harbor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pearl Harbor : America's darkest day" (2001) goes through various points in question regarding the December 7th, 1941 attack, such as: why were American troops caught completely off-guard?, and did President Roosevelt know the attack was coming? Also, shows actual Japanese footage of the events leading up to the brutal attack. "December 7th" (1943) is Hollywood's reconstruction of the events at Pearl Harbor on the day of the Japanese attack. Historically, the film is accurate in every detail. "Kamikaze" (1961) documents through Allied and Japanese newsreel film, the war in the Pacific from the attack on Pearl Harbor to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Includes more Japanese footage from their home front. "Kill That Zero" includes actual cockpit dogfight footage, Japanese footage of aviators in training and the Zero under construction
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
Kamikaze( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents through Allied and Japanese newsreel film, the war in the Pacific from the attack on Pearl Harbor to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrator Walter Cronkite introduces segments of actuality footage from World War II which have been edited together with a music, sound effects and voice-over track to illustrate the following stories: the war in New Guinea, the war in the Aleutians, the role of the United States aircraft carrier the Enterprise in the Pacific, and the United States treatment of its Nisei population during the war. Themes include the problems of fighting soldiers (Japanese) who are taught to fight to the death, the role of weather in the conduct of battle, the internment of the Nisei population in the West, and racial prejudice against Orientals
Flags of empires( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of World War II documentaries, focusing on the war in the Pacific
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
 
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Crucible of empire the Spanish-American War
Alternative Names
Wolff, Perry Sidney

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English (62)

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Joan Miró