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Keane, Brian

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Most widely held works by Brian Keane
The war that made America by Not Available( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dramatic documentary, with full scale battles, elaborate sets, and a large cast, tells the fascinating story of three world powers - England, France and an alliance of Native American nations - whose struggles planted the seeds for the American Revolution. A central figure is George Washington, then a brash and ambitious young officer in his twenties hoping to make his reputation in the British military, whose blunders actually trigger the war. The series also highlights the critical and sophisticated role of Native Americans in the conflict between the English and the French"--Container
Andy Warhol : a documentary film by Ric Burns( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Andy Warhol, the most famous and controversial artist of the second half of the twentieth century. Explores the complete spectrum of Warhol's artistic output, from the late 1940s to his death in 1987
Death and the Civil War( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the best-selling book by Drew Gilpin Faust, this film will explore how the American Civil War created a 'republic of suffering' and will chart the far-reaching social, political, and social changes brought about by the pervasive presence and fear of death during the Civil War
New York : a Documentary Film by Ric Burns( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the history of New York from its founding in 1624 as a Dutch trading post to its continuing pre-eminence in the culture and economy of the world. Later episodes produced in 2001-2003
House of cards( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her husband, Claire Underwood becomes the first female President of the United States, but faces formidable threats to her legacy
Hawaii's last queen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born in 1838, Queen Lili'uokalani was a talented composer who took the throne after her brother's death in 1891. She dealt with U.S. government revoking her position on the sugar market, was overtaken by U.S. Marines, and lost her throne
Eugene O'Neill : a documentary film( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugene O'Neill was one of the greatest playwrights in American history. Through his experimental and emotionally probing dramas, he addressed the difficulties of human society with a deep psychological complexity. The program traces his life from his early days in New York to his last years in Boston when he suffered from tremors which kept him from his writing
Into the deep : America, whaling & the world( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the American whaling industry, from its 17th-century origins in drift and shore whaling off the coast of New England and Cape Cod, through the golden age of deep ocean whaling, and on to its demise in the decades following the American Civil War
A winter's solstice( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle of the Bulge( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

December 1944, Hitler wages one more desperate bloody attack. Hitler struck back with a brutal counterattack and the Battle of the Bulge was the single biggest and bloodiest battle U.S. soldiers have ever fought. Almost 80,000 Americans were killed, injured, or captured in an infernal test of courage and endurance that ultimately ended with a hard-won victory for the Allies. Told through the eyes of the U.S. soldiers and combat officers in the field
The Chinese Exclusion Act( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examine the origin, history and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here ever to become U.S. citizens. The first in a long line of acts targeting the Chinese for exclusion, it remained in force for more than 60 years
American Ballet Theatre : a history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ric Burns presents this rich, 75-year history of one of the most respected and revered dance companies in the world. With unprecedented access to the company, witness dramatic live performances, grueling rehearsals, and iconic dances by Misty Copeland, Gillian Murphy, and many others; as well as rare footage of ballet icons Jerome Robbins, George Balanchine, Agnes de Mille, Antony Tudor, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and more
Debt of honor : disabled veterans in American history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving tribute to the history of disabled veterans, An unflinching look at the reality of warfare and disability, featuring interviews with some of the country's most prominent disabled veterans
New York underground( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of how the longest, most sophisticated electric subway in the world was built"--Container
They made America( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series examines innovation in America through the stories of some resourceful men and women whose ideas and inventions have transformed the world. They Made America also explores the political, social, economic, and environmental forces that make the United States an incubator for so much radical and far-reaching creativity. Rebels profiles two magnates, Russell Simmons and Ted Turner, who have built bridges to different communities and countries through today's dominant American exports: information and entertainment. Revolutionaries looks a four pioneering Americans, including John Fitch, whose eccentric invention, a steam-powered boat, transformed the commerce of a young nation. Newcomers focuses on immigrants, including the creator of the Maidenform bra, who were drawn to the U.S. by the dream of prosperity, and who were essential to the creation of modern urban America. Gamblers follows the risk-takers whose innovations became global icons in the second half of the 20th century, such as Ruth Handler and her Barbie doll, and Juan Trippe and Pan Am
Emma Goldman by Mel Bucklin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of Emma Goldman, the Russian immigrant whose activism in the name of free speech, free thought, and free love and whose virulent attacks on government, big business, and U.S. participation in the First World War earned her sainthood among the Left and, ultimately, deportation
Coney Island( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In scale, in variety, in sheer inventiveness, Coney Island was unlike anything anyone had ever seen, and eventually, everyone came to see it. At the turn of the century, Coney Island exploded in a forest of glittering electric towers and a riot of rides, restaurants, recreated disasters, freak shows, and historical displays when three vast amusement parks -- Steeplechase, Luna Park, and Dreamland -- were built. Indicative of its overwhelming popularity, on a single day in September 1906, 200,000 postcards were mailed from Coney Island. A showcase for the wonders of the machine age, Coney Island was an extraordinary amusement empire that astonished, delighted, and shocked the nation -- and took Americans from the Victorian age into the modern world
The Donner Party by Ric Burns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the tale of the pioneer group that set out for California in the spring of 1846 and ended in disaster in the snows of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the following winter
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Brian Keane

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Keane, Brian 1953-

Keane, Brian A.

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