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Swain, Susan

Overview
Works: 101 works in 134 publications in 2 languages and 4,386 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Miscellanea  Biographies  History  Interviews  Guidebooks  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Host, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Susan Swain
First ladies : presidential historians on the lives of 45 iconic American women by Susan Swain( Book )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look inside the personal life of every first lady in American history, based on original interviews with major historians for C-SPAN's yearlong history series, First Ladies: Influence and Image. This book provides an up-close historical look at these fascinating women who survived the scrutiny of the White House, sometimes at great personal cost, while supporting their families and famous husbands-- and sometimes changing history
Abraham Lincoln : great American historians on our sixteenth president by Brian Lamb( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Lincoln's life through essays compiled from original C-Span interviews, with contributions by Doris Kearns Goodwin, James McPherson, Richard Shenkman, Shelby Foote, and other historians
The Supreme Court : a C-SPAN book featuring the justices in their own words by Brian Lamb( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book grew out of an historic opportunity to interview all of the living Supreme Court justices for a C-SPAN feature documentary about the Court, the only time that the nine sitting members and their two retired colleagues have granted interviews to a single television network. Ten of those interviews--the entire current court, plus retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor--are gathered here in this singular collection
Presidential libraries : history uncovered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve part series featuring the libraries of the modern presidents that are part of the presidential libraries system administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. Each presents an overview of the life and career of the president drawing from the film and sound recordings, letters, documents and artifacts held by the libraries. Library officials give guided tours of the libraries and respond to telephone calls and electronic mail. Richard Norton Smith, the series historian and consultant, participates from the studio in Washington, D.C
Button goes to school by Susan Swain( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millard Fillmore( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the life and political career of the 13th president of the United States. A tour of the Millard Fillmore Home (East Aurora, N.Y.) is shown and questions from viewers are answered
John Tyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and family descendants describe the life and political career of the 10th president of the United States. A tour of Sherwood Forest Plantation (Charles City County, Va.) is shown and questions from viewers are answered
Theodore Roosevelt by Alvin Langdon Coburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This episode of Perspectives tells the story of one of history's most vital, energetic, and flamboyant personalities. Theodore Roosevelt became the chief executive of the United States, but he was also an explorer, scientist, statesman, historian, and a great patriot
Martin Van Buren( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the political career of the 8th president of the United States, tour the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site (Kinderhook, N.Y.), and answer questions called in by viewers
Andrew Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the political career of the 17th president of the United States, tour the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site (Greenville, Tenn.), and answer questions called in by viewers
Martin Van Buren( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the political career of the 8th president of the United States, tour the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site (Kinderhook, N.Y.), and answer questions called in by viewers
Life portrait of Andrew Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the political career of the 17th president of the United States, tour the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site (Greenville, Tenn.), and answer questions called in by viewers
Abraham Lincoln : great American historians on our sixteenth president( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an authoritative collection celebrating the 200th anniversary of Lincoln's birth, America's top Lincoln historians offer their diverse perspectives on the life and legacy of America's sixteenth president
Theodore Roosevelt( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses his home and family life, his military and political career, and his campaign for president as a third party candidate on the "Bull Moose" ticket
Millard Fillmore( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the life and political career of the 13th president of the United States. A tour of the Millard Fillmore Home (East Aurora, N.Y.) is shown and questions from viewers are answered
John Tyler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and family descendants describe the life and political career of the 10th president of the United States. A tour of Sherwood Forest Plantation (Charles City County, Va.) is shown and questions from viewers are answered
Shui lai shou hu gong zheng : Meiguo zui gao fa yuan da fa guan fang tan lu( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China series special : C-SPAN abroad( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Swain of C-SPAN, hosts a 3-part, 10 hour series on China today in the context of China's history. While in China, C-SPAN explored business, government, and culture through the words of Chinese and U.S. officials, foreign and domestic media in China, and the ordinary Chinese citizen. Excerpts of the interviews are shown. Various specialists expand on the video segments and answer viewers' questions
William J. Clinton Presidential Library Little Rock, Arkansas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential libraries are administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. Presents an overview of the life and career of President Bill Clinton, drawing from the film and sound recordings, letters, documents and artifacts held by the library. Library officials give guided tours of the library and respond to telephone calls and electronic mail. Richard Norton Smith, the series historian and consultant, participates from the studio in Washington, D.C
Who's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesites by Brian Lamb( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explores the gravesites of every American president and offers photographs and information on their lives and final resting place
 
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