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Kunhardt, Philip B. 1951-

Overview
Works: 125 works in 295 publications in 2 languages and 16,485 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Portraits  Documentary films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Production personnel, Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Performer
Classifications: JK511, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip B Kunhardt
Mandate the president and the people by Philip B Kunhardt( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 3,583 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 )

11 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
The American president by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,939 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 )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,331 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, and period archives to reveal the man and his legacy
The American president by Philip B Kunhardt( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
P.T. Barnum : America's greatest showman by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who founded the famous circus, a millionaire and entertainer extraordinaire
A new birth of freedom : Lincoln at Gettysburg by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 362 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
Lincoln, life-size by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 362 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."--From publisher description
Fighting for freedom Revolution & Civil War( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British subjects convinced that Great Britain is trying to take away their freedoms fight the Revolutionary War. America founded on the belief that all persons might be free, with a glaring contradiction. The conflict with slavery lead to the Civil War
Freedom a history of US by Kunhardt Productions( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom
Lincoln( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 254 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 by Philip B Kunhardt( Recording )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography draws extensively on diaries, letters, and other primary sources to provide a close-up view of Lincoln
The American president by Philip B Kunhardt( Recording )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the lives of the presidents and the evolution of the presidency
The American president( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Adams, Taylor, Hayes, Carter: Each president is alone accountable for his administration, but powerful interests continually push and pull him on all sides. The four grouped here raised independence in action to a point of principle, making it a test of character. Determined to stand on his own ground despite potential damage to his political base, each battled with powerful interests and political affiliates, often unsuccessfully
The American president( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierce, Garfield, Harding, Ford: Lord Bryce asked why relatively obscure figures were often prominently featured in the American presidency. Between Jackson and FDR, U.S. political parties passed over great men because their strong views threatened to remake the parties. The old tradition of "dark horse" nominees, consensus builders on the convention floor, continues with these four compromise choices, selected over better-known figures
The American president( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.Q. Adams, B. Harrison, FDR, Kennedy: A republican office with no bloodline, the U.S. presidency retains a royal similarity. American families prominent in high office bespeak homes with a strong public service ethic. These four leaders, raised to high ideals of republican statecraft from childhood, gained unique benefits from famous relations, yet showed a keen sense of family ties and responsibilities linked to their family names
The American president( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, W.H. Harrison, Grant, Eisenhower: National heroes renowned for selfless service to country often become Commander-in-Chief, rallying people to their sides by appearing to stand beyond politics. These four military heroes evoke ancient images of great republican tribunes, men of proven strength and courage relied upon to protect the interests of the whole, while showing the wide-ranging reality behind an enduring standard
The American president( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monroe, McKinley, Wilson, G.H.W. Bush: Modern statesmen seek to fashion a new order in the world, while Americans debate their role in it. A president's greatest is to represent the nation to the world, and securing a stable world in which American interests can be defended has long been a basic tenet for him. These four men took on the task at critical times in U.S. history, with international achievements their most durable legacies
The American president( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madison, Polk, Taft, Clinton: Each had different conceptions of leadership in an era of divided government. One equal part of a larger group of institutions, the presidency rests largely on its relationship to the wholea break from traditional hierarchies. As the U.S. constitutional system developed, the idea of balance evolved in unexpected ways. The four leaders shown here embodied markedly different conceptions of the balancing act
 
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Lincoln : an illustrated biography
Alternative Names
Kunhardt III, Philip B.

Languages
English (118)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The American presidentLooking for Lincoln : the making of an American iconThe American presidentP.T. Barnum : America's greatest showmanEchoes from the White House a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansionLincoln, life-sizeLincolnThe American president