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Kunhardt, Peter W.

Overview
Works: 42 works in 204 publications in 2 languages and 15,544 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Educational films  Biographies  Illustrated works  Documentary television programs  Anecdotes  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: E176.1, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter W Kunhardt
Mandate: the president and the people by Philip B Kunhardt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, narrated by veteran CBS News correspondent Lesley Stahl, examines the long and complex relationship between the presidency and public opinion. Leading historians, political scientists, and public figures offer insight into presidents and the presidency from George Washington through FDR
Lincoln : an illustrated biography by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and accomplishments of President Abraham Lincoln, with more than 700 illustrations, most of them drawn from the celebrated Meserve collection
The American president by Philip B Kunhardt( Visual )

87 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of characters and governing styles of the men who have served as president of the United States
The American president by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the lives of the presidents and the evolution of the presidency
Looking for Lincoln : the making of an American icon by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honoring the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birth, a comprehensive, illustrated portrait of America's sixteenth president examines the myths and controversies surrounding Lincoln's posthumous image, from 1865 to the 1922 dedication of the Lincoln memorial, drawing on firsthand accounts, family papers, period archives, and other sources to reveal the man and his legacy
P.T. Barnum : America's greatest showman by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who founded the famous circus, a millionaire and entertainer extraordinaire
Faces of America : with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faces of America introduces a wide range of cultural figures--representing a vast range of cultural and ethnic roots--to their ancestors and their stories, from the old country through the journey to America. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of authors, actors, musicians, athletes, educators, intellectuals and discovers stories and figures that had been forgotten or lost through the generations. Through original documents and photos, the program explores the dynamic and shifting relationship America had with new immigrants in the 20th century. Along the way, Gates offers up a rich pageant of immigrant stories and reminds viewers that, if you trace the lineage of almost any American family back far enough, you will find an immigrant story
Lincoln( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the drama of Lincoln in his own words. Drawn from letters, speeches and diaries, Lincoln's words are brought to life by the voice of actor, Jason Robards. Uses historic black and white photographs to portray Lincoln and the period of the Civil War in American history
Lincoln, life-size by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Taken across a span of nearly twenty years, from 1846 to 1865, these images provide us with a visual account of Lincoln's intertwined political and personal lives as we watch him age and observe the toll taken by the Civil War in the final four years of his life."--Publisher description
Echoes from the White House : a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the 200th anniversary of America's mansion - the White House, with a look at the stories, both public and private, that have unfolded within its walls. Reincarnates two centuries of power-plays, tragedies, crises, celebrations and victories through the words of those involved
Freedom : a history of US by Kunhardt Productions( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom
Lincoln by Philip B Kunhardt( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography draws extensively on diaries, letters, and other primary sources to provide a close-up view of Lincoln
Til the river runs clear( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of efforts led by folk singer Pete Seeger to clean up the Hudson River, which by the mid-1960s had become one of America's most polluted rivers
Living with Lincoln( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It chronicles how five generations of one American family have shared the "glorious burden" of collecting, preserving and documenting a treasure trove of photographs, rare books and artifacts relating to Abraham Lincoln. In the years following the Civil War, Peter Kunhardt's ancestors, in particular, his great- grandfather, Frederick Hill Meserve, collected photographs that might have been lost forever
What is freedom? ; What land is this?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video looks at the Reconstruction of the South after the Civil War. It also looks at a new era of segregation. The discrimination against immigrants and the plight of the American Indian are also explored
A matter of destiny : family ties & happenstance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 1, the focus is on John Q. Adams, Benjamin Harrison, Franklin Roosevelt and John Kennedy; Episode 2 looks at John Tyler, Millard Fillmore, Andrew Johnson, Chester Arthur and Harry Truman--all "accidental" presidents
Lincoln( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the drama of Abraham Lincoln in his own words. Drawn from letters, speeches and diaries, Lincoln's words are brought to life by the voice of actor, Jason Robards. Uses historic black and white photographs to portray Lincoln and the period of the Civil War in American history
Executive vision : the American way & the world stage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 5, the focus is Jefferson, Coolidge, Hoover, Reagan; Episode 6 looks at Monroe, McKinley, Wilson and Bush
The Candidate : the heroic posture and compromise choices( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 7, the focus is on Washington, W.H. Harrison, Grant, Eisenhower; Episode 6 looks at Pierce, Garfield, Harding, Ford
Lincoln. now he belongs to the ages, 1865( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Earl Jones narrates this portrait of Abraham Lincoln drawn from letters, speeches, and diaries. This episode focuses on the last days and hours of Lincoln's life and reveals how Lincoln's own dreams foreshadowed his death
 
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Lincoln : an illustrated biography
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English (172)

Dutch (1)

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The American presidentThe American presidentLooking for Lincoln : the making of an American iconP.T. Barnum : America's greatest showmanLincoln, life-sizeEchoes from the White House : a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansionLincolnA matter of destiny : family ties & happenstance