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Cramer, Richard Ben

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Most widely held works by Richard Ben Cramer
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 3,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
What it takes : the way to the White House by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cramer tells the life stories of the principal primary candidates, including Bush, Dole, Biden, Dukakis, and Gary Hart
How Israel lost : the four questions by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the erosion of support for Israel among Western governments because of its treatment of the Palestinians, analyzing the policy decisions and attitudes that have turned international opinion against Israel
The battle over Citizen Kane( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to surpress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
The Supreme Court by David Strathairn( Visual )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rehnquist revolution: "Details the court from the election of President Richard Nixon - who appointed 4 new justices in less than two years - through to the more recent Court of today. During this period one man put his stamp on the institution and solidified and enhanced the power of the Court in the modern area"--Set container
Buffalo Bill( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William?Buffalo Bill? Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today. Born in an Iowa log cabin in 1846, he fought Indians, worked as a Pony Express rider, and earned his nickname while hunting buffalo to feed the construction crews of the Kansas Pacific Railroad. After the Civil War he scouted for the U.S. Army along America's vast western frontier. In 1883, just as that frontier was disappearing, he transformed himself into a master showman, creating and starring in a world-famous traveling show that brought the?real? Wild West to life. Part circus, part history,?Buffalo Bill's Wild West? toured for three decades, playing to enthusiastic crowds across the United States and Europe. Though Cody made a fortune from the show's success, he was nearly bankrupt when he died 1817. This AMERICAN EXPERIENCE production will draw upon rich archival materials of the period to explore the man behind the legend, revealing the complexity of Buffalo Bill's extraordinary life
Bob Dole by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excerpt from the previously published book : What It Takes ; Random House, 1992
Joe DiMaggio : the hero's life by Richard Ben Cramer( Recording )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from the biography of the baseball player, Joe DiMaggio
Ted Williams : the seasons of the kid by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable literary and photographic record of Ted Williams, greatest pure hitter baseball has ever known
What do you think of Ted Williams now? : a remembrance by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of the baseball legend, the last player to hit .400 for a season, discussing his playing days and his later years
The Irish in America : long journey home( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of a people who helped build America ; includes musical performances
The Best American Sports Writing 2004( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Sanford and the new South( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Sanford and the new South is the story of a progressive Southern governor and his bare-knuckle politics during segregation's reign
Joe DiMaggio : the hero's life by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the life story of Joe DiMaggio, including his first game with the New York Yankees in the 1930s, his marriage to Marilyn Monroe & his rise to hero status. Richard Ben Cramer tells of the ways in which fame can both build & destroy
Being Poppy : a portrait of George Herbert Walker Bush by Richard Ben Cramer( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawn from the pages of the author's widely respected book What it takes, this newly edited portrait traces how seminal moments in President Bush's life formed his character and foretold his legacy
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Governors Christine Todd Whitman, Roy Romer, and John Engler; Richard Ben Cramer and E.J. Dionne discuss Bob Dole
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: former Governor Richard Lamm discusses his loss as the Reform Party nomination to Ross Perot; an interview with Reform Party National Coordinator, Russ Verney; an interview with President Clinton's senior adviser, George Stephanopoulos; insights and analysis from Gwen Ifill, Jim Miklaszewski, and Lisa Myers
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Live from Tuzla, Bosnia, Tom Aspell discusses the impact of the weather in Bosnia on American troops. Then live from Germany, Army Major General William Nash reporting on the 22,000 troops he will be commanding in Bosnia. Later, presidential hopeful, Senator Bob Dole discusses the conflict in Bosnia, as well as ongoing politics. Author, Richard Ben Cramer and Washington Post David Maraniss, analyze the situation in Bosnia. Also, a look back at President Harry S. Truman
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Trent Lott and Tom Daschle discuss the resignation of Bob Dole, minimum wage, gas tax, and health care; LTC Roger Charles and Joseph Trento discuss the case of Admiral Boorda and his subsequent suicide after their investigation into his false awards; insights and analysis from Richard Ben Cramer and David Maraniss
Up from city streets( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the experiences of Irish immigrants to the United States during the 19th century. Follows the life of Al Smith as it describes the rise of Irish Americans to positions of influence in the cities
 
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How Israel lost : the four questions
Alternative Names
Ben Cramer, Richard

Cramer, Richard B.

Cramer Richard ben

Cramer, Richard Benjamin.

Cramer, Richard Benjamin 1950-2013

Richard Ben Cramer American journalist

Richard Ben Cramer Amerikaans journalist (1950-2013)

Richard Ben Cramer US-amerikanischer Journalist und Autor

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English (131)

Polish (1)

Turkish (1)

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How Israel lost : the four questionsJoe DiMaggio : the hero's lifeWhat do you think of Ted Williams now? : a remembranceThe Best American Sports Writing 2004Joe DiMaggio : the hero's life