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C-SPAN (Television network)

Overview
Works: 6,409 works in 7,350 publications in 2 languages and 19,120 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Guidebooks  Tours  Documentary films  Portraits  Public affairs television programs  Public service television programs  Video catalogs  Nonfiction television programs  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Producer, Originator, Publisher
Classifications: E176.2, 973.099
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Most widely held works about C-SPAN (Television network)
 
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First ladies : presidential historians on the lives of 45 iconic American women by Susan Swain( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look inside the personal life of every first lady in American history, based on original interviews with major historians for C-SPAN's yearlong history series, First Ladies: Influence and Image. This book provides an up-close historical look at these fascinating women who survived the scrutiny of the White House, sometimes at great personal cost, while supporting their families and famous husbands-- and sometimes changing history
Who's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesites by Brian Lamb( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's Buried in Grant's Tomb? provides a guide to all 41 presidential gravesites, including sites selected for living presidents. Each chapter focuses on one president and includes birth and death dates the time, place, and cause of death final words location of the gravesite and price of admission. Photos of each gravesite and original oil portraits of each president supplement the narrative, which tells about the circumstances of each man's death, funeral services, and last wishes
The presidents : noted historians rank America's best--and worst--chief executives by Brian Lamb( Book )

5 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Offers a complete ranking of United States presidents from best to worst based on their leadership skills, moral authority, and ability to persuade the public." --
Traveling Tocqueville's America : retracing the 17-state tour that inspired Alexis de Tocqueville's political classic Democracy in America by Anne Bentzel( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont's travels in America in 1831-32 have been retold by C-SPAN. For nine months, the cable TV network retraced the Frenchmen's journey, featuring programming from cities along the route."--BOOK JACKET. "Now the Tocqueville rediscovery continues with the publication of this unique guide-book. Comprising 47 brief chapters covering cities and small towns that Tocqueville visited, the book allows readers to hear Tocqueville's words while following in his footsteps."--BOOK JACKET. "Chapters include descriptions of cities and towns, excerpts of what Tocqueville wrote about them, accounts of what Tocqueville and Beaumont did there and details about sights that can be seen today. The book provides telephone numbers and addresses of visitors bureaus, general directions and comparisons of the towns as they are today with what they were like in Tocqueville's era."--BOOK JACKET. "Traveling Tocqueville's America is the perfect companion for armchair traveler and tourist alike."--BOOK JACKET
Who's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesites by Brian Lamb( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the gravesites of every American president and offers photographs and information on their lives and final resting place
The first ladies of the United States of America by Allida M Black( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This special edition was produced to accompany C-SPAN's First Ladies: Influence and Image, an original series exploring America's first ladies, their lives, the times in which they lived, and their effect on the country. The book not only provides a special perspective on national life, but also offers a considered insight into the lives of notable women. The first ladies are brought to life with portraits drawn from the White House collection, as well as public and private collections, by such artists as Gilbert Stuart, Henry Inman, Howard Chandler Christy, and photographer Mathew Brady."--Jacket
The Supreme Court : home to America's highest court( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this documentary, you hear directly from all 11 current and retired Supreme Court Justices about the role of the Court, its traditions, and history. Tour the building and see the grand public spaces of this historic building, including the Great Hall and Supreme Court Chamber, and spaces only accessible to the Justices and their staff, such as the Robing Room and the John Marshall dining Room
Road to the White House : campaign USA '92( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two journalists review presidential television campaign spots and discuss issues surrounding the 1988 television campaigns of both the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates. Selected television spots from the Bush and Dukakis campaigns are shown
The White House : inside America's most famous home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This feature documentary recounts highlights of American's most famous home, from George Washington's first design decisions to an exclusive tour of the private residence given by the First Lady Laura Bush
C-SPAN video library : a digital archive of C-SPAN video, created by cable, offered as a public service( )

in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives. The Archives records all three C-SPAN networks seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day. Programs are extensively indexed making the database of C-SPAN programming an unparalleled chronological resource. Programs are indexed by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full-text. The video collection can be searched through the online Video Library. All C-SPAN programs since 1993 are digital and can be viewed online for free. Duplicate copies of programs that have aired since 1987 can be obtained and used for education, research, review or home viewing purposes. Proceeds from the sale of these programs help support the operation of the Archives. Some programs are not copyright cleared for sale. The Archives began within the Purdue University School of Liberal Arts in 1987. In July 1998, C-SPAN assumed responsibility for the archival operations and the facilities were moved from the Purdue University campus to the Purdue Research Park in West Lafayette, Indiana. The indexing, abstracting, and cataloging of C-SPAN programs is the responsibility of the C-SPAN Archives staff."--About C-SPAN Video Library page
Presidential candidates debate : [Sept. 30, 2004]( Visual )

33 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Kerry and George W. Bush debate U.S. domestic issues in the third and final debate of the 2004 presidential campaign
The Capitol : the most extensive view of our national icon ever recorded for television( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, art, and architecture of the U.S. Capitol building from its opening in 1800 through the present
Sexual harassment hearing compilation by United States( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of testimony of Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee at the October 1991 Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Thomas
Trial of Hamlet( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a mock trial, the title character of Shakespeare{8217}s Hamlet was tried for the murder of the king{8217}s attendant, Polonius.{8194}The purpose of the trial was to determine the mental state of the prince at the time of the murder and to determine his criminal responsibility for the act.{8194}During a preliminary briefing, Justice Kennedy, who would preside over the trial, and several high school students reviewed the preliminaries of the case and the procedures the trial would follow.{8194}The briefing was followed by the trial
The Capitol( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, art and architecture of the U.S. Capitol building from its opening in 1800 through the present. Covers both public and private areas
Constitutional relevance of foreign court decisions( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justices Antonin Scalia and Stephen Breyer spoke of the relevance of foreign law for American Constitutional adjudication, including the use of foreign court precedents in deciding U.S. constitutional cases and whether the United States should consider shifting world standards on social and moral issues such as the death penalty
Catalog by Public Affairs Video Archives( )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains index to the educational and research archives of C-SPAN programming
1988 presidential campaign commercials( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tape includes presidential campaign commercials and commentary. The program concludes with a call-in show featuring analysis of campaign commercials by Greg Katz, a USA Today reporter specializing in political advertising
American presidents : life portraits( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides brief biographical sketches and political philosaphy of each President
Prime Minister's question time by Great Britain( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of the House of Commons question Margaret Thatcher about continuing British sanctions against South Africa following the release of Nelson Mandela
 
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Who's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesites
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Traveling Tocqueville's America : retracing the 17-state tour that inspired Alexis de Tocqueville's political classic Democracy in AmericaWho's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesitesFounding father : how C-SPAN's Brian Lamb changed politics in America
Alternative Names
C-SPAN

C-SPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network)

C-SPAN canal de televisão por assinatura estadounidense

C-SPAN Canal de televisión por suscripción estadounidense

C-SPAN chaîne de télévision payante americaine

C-SPAN (Television network)

C-SPAN US-amerikanischer Fernsehsender

C-SPAN usona televidkanalo

C-SPAN yhdysvaltalainen televisiokanava

C-SPAN америчка кабловска и сателитска телевизијска мрежа

C-SPAN мережа кабельного та супутникового телебачення США

C-SPAN 合衆国議会を中心に、政治専門に扱うアメリカのケーブルテレビ。C-SPAN(Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network)。

Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network

CSPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network)

سي-سبان شبكة تلفزيونية أمريكية

سی-سپن

ซี สแปน

有線-衛星公共事務網絡 美國有線和衛星電視網絡

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German (1)