Most widely held works about Jack Smith
Most widely held works by Jack Smith
The deep dive ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates the team approach to designing a better product. Designers at Ideo are given the task of redesigning the shopping cart in just 5 days. Shows group problem solving and innovation.
George Bush a sense of duty ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of the 39th President, George Bush, in his own words, and those of his friends, family, and associates.
Vietnam the soldiers' story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Vietnam: the soldiers story returns to those battlefields for the intensely personal stories of the wars pivotal battles-recounted by the people who were there.
The Record of the rocks ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Explains the process of sedimentation and the importance of fossils in the theory of evolution. The Grand Canyon, where the Colorado River has cut throughthe rock, exposes the fossils that verify the history of life on earth.
Wait for me at the bottom of the pool : the writings of Jack Smith by Jack Smith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
During thirty years of astonishing activity as a filmmaker, photographer, and performer, Jack Smith produced a body of creative, antic writing that intersects and transcends the genres of hothouse fantasy, criticism, and social comment. Bringing together long unavailable essays, performance scripts, interviews, and other material, Wait for Me at the Bottom of the Pool reveals the ideas and personality of an artist whose distinctive vision has influenced generations of.
The invaders bacteria and viruses ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Shows the effects of bacteria and viruses on the human population. Also discusses prevention of and immunization against disease.
Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
A collection of interviews and clips by and about the revolutionary American artist Jack Smith. Filmmaker, actor, and pioneer of underground cinema, he is generally acclaimed as a founding father of American Performance Art, and has been critically recognized as a master photographer. The film also delves into Smith's tenuous relationship with Andy Warhol -- who adopted Smith's ideas in his own work. Pays homage to New York's ultimate anti-hero and the original King of the Underground.
The Deep dive one company's secret weapon for innovation ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Explores the innovative design process used by one of the world's top industrial design firms as they tackle the challenge of redesigning the shopping cart in five days.
What the gulls were singing by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
The summer that her family runs a boarding house at the seaside, a young girl learns a lot about love and family relationships--with a retarded younger brother, a Greek orphan, and an older brother with whom she continually quarrels.
Land of the ascending dragon : rediscovering Vietnam by Steve Raymer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
The Evolution of man ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Examines and analyzes fossils in Africa similar to man and shows how climatic change in Africa 2.5 million years ago may have caused a division in man's evolutionary line.
Origins of change. 2 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Shows the structure and replicating processes of DNA and the effects of genetic mutation. Recapitulates the evidence of fossils and of homologies that the process of adaptation and the selection of adaptors rests on a wide range of genetic variability.
Donald Trump master of the deal ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
He was the "poster-boy" for the excess and glitz of the 80s. When the economy took a turn for the worse, experts assumed that his time at the top was over. But Donald Trump came back, stronger than ever. This program traces his remarkable business turnaround as he remade his empire in the face of the economic climate of the '90s. Trump talks about the low points as well as his carefully crafted return to the center stage of high finance.
Electron microscopy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the principles and techniques involved in the preparation and observation of biological specimens by transmission electron microscopy. Demonstrates the use of an electron microscope on leaf materials. Compares the use of electron microscopes and light microscopes.
Empirical formula by microanalysis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Detailed instruction on how a student may determine elements or components of a mixture by microanalysis.
Structural homologies and co-evolution ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Presents physical evidence of structural homologies between many types of vertebrates, insects and plants and explains why these homologies suggest a common ancestry.
Handbook of job proficiency criteria: a GLAC research report ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Selection in action, 2 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Examines selected plants and animals with easily observable adaptations to their environment in order to study the major processes which alter the genetic profile of a species.
Bomb calorimetry ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
This experiment demonstrates one of the most common thermodynamic measurements, the determination of the heat of combustion of a compound. Measuring the values for a series of primary straight chain alcohols shows that a standard grouping of atoms such as the CH₂ group may have a fixed heat of combustion; but extending this concept to an unsaturated ring system leads to surprising results.
Selection in action, 1 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
This program shows how the theory of continental drift explains the existence of particular life forms in certain places. Provides arguments in favor of the one-time existence of a super-continent, to show how isolation can result in differences in species, and to explain climes and suggest reasons for their existence.
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