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Lyman, Will 1948-

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Most widely held works by Will Lyman
Ghosts of Rwanda( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline marks the 10th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide with a documentary chronicling one of the worst atrocities of the 20th century. Illustrated are the failures that enabled the slaughter of 800,000 people to occur unchallenged by the world
Vietnam : a television history by Judy Crichton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a multi-part series on the Vietnam conflict, covering the history of Indochina, the French wars, and United States involvement, using actual film footage from news and government archives
Growing up online( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FRONTLINE examines the very public private worlds that kids are creating online, raising important questions about how the Internet is transforming childhood. Not so long ago, the digital world was the province of adults, business, and the world of work. Today, there is a very definite teen cyberculture, developed by kids who are growing up online. This digital world provides a private space, where kids communicate with their friends, do schoolwork, and also face the dangers posed by predators and cyberbullies. The Internet is forging a society with fundamentally different properties, leaving parents grapple with the question of how to manage kids interactions with a world where the partition between public and private has effectively disappeared
Frontline( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With over four million children now on behavior modifying medications, some starting as young as two years old, FRONTLINE continues its investigation into the controversial practice of medicating kids. Are the drugs safe? How young can you detect mental illness in a child? Is medication really the answer? As the debate grows more intense, FRONTLINE investigates the risks and benefits of prescription drugs for troubled children
From Jesus to Christ : the first Christians( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of Jesus and the movement he started, challenging familiar assumptions and conventional notions about the origins of Christianity. Drawing upon new and sometimes controversial historical evidence and interviews with the nation's leading New Testament scholars, the series transports the viewer back 2000 years to the time and place where Jesus once lived and preached. Traces Jesus' life, focusing on the events that occurred after he died and on his first followers, the men and women whose belief, conviction, and martyrdom created a major movement that transformed the Roman Empire in the space of only 300 years
Muslims : an in-depth look at what it means to be a Muslim in the 21st century( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at what it means to be a Muslim in the 21st century. Filmed in Egypt, Malaysia, Iran, Turkey, Nigeria and the United States, this program explores the influence of culture and politics on religion, looks at the political forces at work among Muslims around the world, emphasizes Islam's kinship with Christianity and Judaism, and examines the diverse interpretations of Islam among the Muslim people
Why the towers fell by Larry Klein( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For most people the image of the collapse of the World Trade Center Towers on Sept. 11, 2001, was not only a scene of unforgettable horror, it was a moment of unimaginable consequence. This follows a blue ribbon team of forensic engineers as they begin searching for clues that would tell them why the towers fell. From detailed examination of the buildings original design to the relentless process of searching the scrap steel yards and Ground Zero itself for evidence
The question of God : Sigmund Freud & C.S. Lewis( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the lives and insights of Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis through dramatic storytelling and visual recreations, as well as interviews with biographers and historians. Interspersed throughout the film are discussions among a group of seven participants, moderated by Dr. Armand Nicholi, where Freud and Lewis are brought together in a great debate
Frontline( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... lays bare the science of vaccine safety and examines the increasingly bitter debate between the public health establishment and a formidable populist coalition of parents, celebrities, politicians and activists who are armed with the latest social media tools ... and are determined to resist pressure from the medical and public health establishments to vaccinate, despite established scientific consensus about vaccine safety."--Frontline website
The 50 years war : Israel and the Arabs by Norma Percy( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with the 1947 UN decision to partition Palestine and continues to 1998. Interviews and news clips of heads of state and other military and intelligence leaders. Traces history of Palestinian Liberation Organization
Inside the meltdown by Artist Not Provided( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition of Frontline investigates the causes of the 2008 economic meltdown, the worst American financial crisis in 70 years, and how the government responded. The film chronicles the inside stories of the Bear Stearns deal, Lehman Brothers collapse, the propping up of insurance giant AIG and the $700 billion bailout. It also examines what Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke didn't see, couldn't stop and haven't been able to fix
The age of AIDS( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one follows the trail of a medical mystery which began in 1981 when five gay men in Los Angeles were diagnosed with a deadly new disease. Traces the international response in the first years of the epidemic, contrasting moments of inspirational leadership with the tragedy of missed opportunities. Reveals the astounding spread of the infection to over 70 million infections in 2006. Part two explores the chasm that emerged between rich and poor following the development of the miraculous "triple cocktail" HIV treatment. While the discovery seemed to signal a new era in which AIDS was no longer a fatal disease, the high price of the drugs meant they were unaffordable to patients in developing nations. Also examines the next wave of the AIDS epidemic in some of the most populous and strategically important nations in the world, including Russia, India and China, and tracks the same pattern of official denial and political indifference that characterized the epidemic in so many other countries
Frontline( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The average American family today carries 10 credit cards. Credit card debt and personal bankruptcies are now at an all time high. With no legal limit on the amount of interest or fees that can be charged, credit cards have become the most profitable sector of the American banking industry: more than $30 billion in profits last year alone. Frontline and the New York times join forces to investigate how an industry few Americans understand how became so pervasive, so lucrative, and so powerful."--Container
Bush's war( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A two-part special series that tells the epic story of how the Iraq War began and how it has been fought, both on the ground and deep inside the government"--Http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/bushswar
Nixon by Robert Ducharme( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the span of Richard M. Nixon's political life until his resignation in 1974
Frontline by United States( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the derivative securities market during the 1990s and explores early warnings of the financial crisis of 2008. Uncovers an intense battle between high-ranking members of the Clinton administration versus Elizabeth Brooksley Born who tried to sound the alarm about the need to regulate the emerging, highly complex, and lucrative derivatives markets. Examines Alan Greenspan's economic policies
What's up with the weather?( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines both sides of the global warming debate
Poor Kids : an intimate portrait of America's economic crisis by Jezza Neumann( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles three young girls and their families living in poverty in the Quad Cities of Illinois and Iowa, a part of the U.S. hard hit by the economic downturn that began in the late '00s
Being mortal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline teams up with writer and surgeon Atul Gawande to examine how doctors care for terminally ill patients. In conjunction with Gawande's new book, Being Mortal, the film explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life, and shows how many doctors, including himself, struggle to talk honestly and openly
Frontline( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline investigates the secret history of the unprecedented surveillance program that began in the wake of September 11th and continues today. As big technology companies encouraged users to share more and more information about their lives, they created a trove of data that could be useful not simply to advertisers, but also to the government. The revelations of NSA contractor Edward Snowden would push Silicon Valley into the center of a debate over privacy and government surveillance
 
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Ghosts of Rwanda
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Vietnam : a television historyMuslims : an in-depth look at what it means to be a Muslim in the 21st centuryWhy the towers fellThe question of God : Sigmund Freud & C.S. LewisNixon
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Lyman, William Remington 1948-

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English (176)