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Powell, Colin L.

Overview
Works: 460 works in 779 publications in 9 languages and 42,558 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Quotations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Personal narratives  Documentary films  Fiction 
Subject Headings: Generals  Armed Forces  African Americans 
Roles: Speaker, Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: E840.5.P68, B
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For love of liberty the story of America's black patriots ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gain an unprecedented look at the experiences and accomplishments of African Americans in the military, and learn why such a group of heroic men and women would fight for the freedom of others that they themselves weren't able to enjoy. Hosted by Halle Berry with an introduction by Colin Powell, and features the voices of Morgan Freeman, Bill Cosby, Danny Glover, John Travolta, and many more
An introduction to My Ántonia by Willa Cather audio guide by Dan Stone( Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Willa Cather's novel about the spirited daughter of a Bohemian immigrant family planning to farm on the untamed land of nineteenth century Nebraska
Uncovered the whole truth about the Iraq War ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer behind the walls of government, as CIA, Pentagon and foreign service experts speak out detailing the lies, misstatements and exaggerations that served as the reasons for fighting a "preemptive" war against Iraq that wasn't necessary. Includes interviews with more than 20 experts in opposition to the U.S. war in Iraq
King man of peace in a time of war ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colin Powell, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and Quincy Jones are among the celebrated figures who pay tribute to the legendary Dr. Martin Luther King on this documentary program
Colin Powell a soldier's campaign ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revealing profile telling the story of Colin Powell, examining his promising future, and also including interviews of his family and friends, and rare archival footage from his distinguished career
George C. Marshall, soldier of peace by James Barber( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Held in trust the story of Lieutenant Henry O. Flipper ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flipper (1856-1940) was the first black graduate from West Point Military Academy. Following assignments with the 10th Calvary 'Buffalo Soldiers', he fell victim to racial prejudice, was framed on trumped up charges of embezzlement and was dishonorably discharged for 'conduct unbecoming an officer'
President Truman and the desegregation of the armed forces : a 50th anniversary view of Executive Order 9981 by Colin L Powell( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. foreign policy in a time of transition by Colin L Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American foreign policy : opportunities and challenges by Colin L Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A soldier's way : an autobiography by Colin L Powell( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My American journey by Colin L Powell( Book )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Den tidligere amerikanske forsvarschefs (f. 1937) erindringer
Patriotism and you ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the reactions of the American people and the U.S. government to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Describes what patriotism is, how Americans have historically shown it, and the ways that Americans can now express it
Nuclear tipping point ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduced by Colin Powell, Nuclear Tipping Point is a conversation with former Secretary of State George Shultz, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, former Secretary of Defense Bill Perry and former Senator Sam Nunn in support of a world free of nuclear weapons
The Golden Thirteen : recollections of the first Black naval officers by Paul L Stillwell( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An oral history of the first thirteen African-American officers in the United States Navy, their training in 1944 and their lives since World War II
Great speeches ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents speeches by 5 famous speakers each with an introduction detailing the time, place and events surrounding them
The Black list [volume 1] by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As a new chapter begins in this country, The Black List offers a dynamic and never-before-heard perspective from achievers of color. This series of inspired - and inspiring - observations on African American life in the 21st century forms a roll call of some of the most compelling politicians, writers, thinkers and performers ever to tackle their fields of endeavor." - Container
Fahrenheit 9/11 by Michael Moore( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through actual footage, interviews, and declassified documents, Michael Moore illustrates the connections President Bush has to the royal house of Saud of Saudia Arabia and the bin Laden's, how the president got elected on fraudulent circumstances and then proceeded to blunder through his duties while ignoring warnings of the looming betrayal by his foreign partners. When the treachery hits with the 9/11 attacks, Moore explains how Bush failed to take immediate action to defend the nation
Great speeches ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents speeches by 5 famous speakers each with an introduction detailing the time, place and events surrounding them
Great speeches : words that made history ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A great speech has the power to define the times, to inspire, to stir and to motivate. This collection of ancient and modern speeches includes the words of activists, politicians, philosophers and scores of others who have borne witness to significant moments from the first century to the twenty-first. Many have themselves made history. They include: Mahatma Gandhi, Oliver Cromwell, Kevin Rudd, Inga Clendinnen, Daniel Mannix, Napoleon Bonaparte, Oericles, Thomas Jefferson, Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King, Arundhati Roy, the 9th Earl Spencer, Elanor Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, Colin Powell, and the Dalai Lama. Great Speeches will make a great addition to every home and library shelf."--Publisher description
 
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Alternative Names
Powell, Colin.
Powell, Colin Luther 1937-
パウエル, コリン
Languages
English (224)
Chinese (8)
German (6)
Japanese (4)
Italian (4)
Arabic (2)
Spanish (2)
Russian (2)
Korean (2)
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