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The Reagan presidency( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of America's most dynamic leaders, Reagan remains a guiding light for the Republican Party. Some historians and scholars believe Reagan re-shaped not just the political landscape, but the way many Americans view government-and each other. In this three-hour series, titled The Reagan Presidency, the producers will focus on the eight years of the Reagan presidency. In addition to interviews with those who've spent years analyzing his policies and legacy, the producers will also interview key members of the Reagan team, as well as foreign leaders with whom the president interacted
Out of Hitler's reach( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 1939 to 1943, 185 refugees from Nazi-occupied Europe found a safe haven at Scattergood, a temporary hostel in what had been an abandoned Quaker boarding school on the Iowa prairie. Jews, Hitler opponents and others built a new life in the New World with the help of Iowa Quaker farmers and college students. Author of book by the same title, Michael Luick-Thrams, speaks to high school students and shows photos of the refugees. Refugee Gunter (George M.) Krauthamer returns to West Branch in 1998 and is also shown speaking to students
Postville : when cultures collide( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production was originally broadcast on Iowa Public Television and tells the story of how a small Iowa town is dealing with multiculturalism. Postville, Iowa is where more than 300 Hasidic Jews, plus hundreds of Mexicans, Guatelmalans, Ukrainians and Russians have taken up residence in the last decade. This program explores the struggles and rewards of the social and economic changes
Historic pubs of Dublin by Frank McCourt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Frank McCourt discusses the long history of pubs and explores some of the legendary drinking establishments as well as the beautiful sights of Dublin. Visits nearby attractions like Trinity College, Dublin Castle, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Grafton Street, Jameson Distillery, Guinness Brewery and more
Prayer in America( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-part film exploring how prayer and religion have shaped the United States from its earliest days to the present
Iowa : an American portrait( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An affectionate look, combining historic photographs and recent footage, at the people and places of Iowa, past and present. Produced to commemorate the state's sesquicentennial
A promise called Iowa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Promise Called Iowa documents how Iowa became a place of refuge and freedom for many Southeast Asians
Keeping up appearances by Keeping up appearances (Television program)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onslow has been green lighted to teach an Open University credit course on successful relationships. In this "introductory lecture," he addresses the underpinnings of healthy human interactions, using "real life," examples from the world of Keeping Up Appearances
This old statehouse( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the work and workers that are restoring the Iowa State Capitol. Includes a photo gallery, historical facts, a "For Teachers" section, and 11 featurettes, including "Time Travelers," "Iowa's Civil War Flags," "The Gold Dome," and "Iowa vs. Indiana."
West by Orphan Train( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the children who rode the orphan trains that ran from 1854 to 1929 bringing thousands from East Coast orphanages into rural settings for adoption
The new ball game( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at minor-league baseball and how the teams impact several North American towns
The funny blokes of British comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is time to pay homage to British television's top comedic actors and the immortal characters they portray. Join us as we revisit many of the memorable sidesplitting funny moments from great BBC comedies you have loved through the years."--Container
A century of Iowa architecture : [Iowa's 50 most significant buildings of the 20th century]( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cost of Freedom : Civil Liberties, Security, and the USA PATRIOT Act( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism, known as the USA PATRIOT Act, was signed into law in October, 2001, with the intention of streamlining government powers and facilitating the War on Terrorism, especially in the expanding use of surveillance and information sharing. In this presentation interviews, commentary, and archival footage are utilized to discuss the effects provisions of this law have on individual privacy and on the civil liberties granted to U.S. citizens by the Bill of Rights
Fair use : guidelines for educational multimedia( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides interpretation of the final guidelines on fair use of multimedia, reviews their development, and provides guidance on their implementation
Racism in Iowa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of clips from a racial sensitivity workshop held in January 1993 in Des Moines, Iowa. During the Town meeting segment, Iowans examined what racism is, how it is practiced in Iowa, how it hurts everyone, and what people can do about it
Wunderkind little Amadeus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents exciting and humorous stories from the childhood and life of the world-famous musical prodigy, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Children are introduced to classical music that will inspire their musical creativity and encourage them to become actively involved in music-making. Includes 13 episodes, lesson plans, CD-Rom, printable activity pages, and more. Mozart melodies featured include A Little Night Music, The Marriage of Figaro, Symphony in G minor, and more
Lawns & gardens( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Baker gives advice on how to grow the greenest grass and tastiest vegetables using household products such as ammonia, molasses, beer, pop, and mouthwash
Earth trails Loess : an interactive exploration of nature( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working landscapes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As our population grows, so do the demands we put on our natural areas. From houses to farms, landfills to hiking trails, working landscapes are a way of sustaining the land by balancing social, economic, and ecological needs
 
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