WorldCat Identities

Chappell, Robert 1952-

Works: 6 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 4,724 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Trials, litigation, etc  Military history  Personal narratives  Biography  Case studies 
Roles: Cinematographer
Classifications: E840.4.M46, 973.92
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Chappell
The fog of war eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of American politics and military policies as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara is a controversial and influential political figure. He offers a candid journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers insights into the 1945 fire bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
The thin blue line by Errol Morris( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Standard operating procedure by Errol Morris( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First revealed to the world through impromptu photographs taken by U.S. soldiers stationed within the facility, this documentary investigates the story and causes behind the Abu Ghraib prison scandal. Involving apparent wide-scale abuse and torture of prisoners, the photos forced attention on the decisions and actions that turned the once-notorious Iraqi prison into an even more notorious U.S.-run detainment center. One of the most dramatic moments in recent U.S. military history is examined through interviews with participants and dramatic reenactments
Countdown to zero ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[The film] traces the history of the atomic bomb from its origins to the present state of global affairs: nine nations possessing nuclear weapons capabilities with others racing to join them, leaving the world held in a delicate balance that could be shattered by an act of terrorism, failed diplomacy, or a simple accident." -- Container
Tabloid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 1970s, Miss Wyoming Joyce McKinney became a tabloid staple when she kidnapped her former beau, a Mormon missionary, and tied him to a bed to 'deprogram' his religious beliefs--by having nonstop sex with him. Director Errol Morris follows the salacious adventures of this beauty queen with an IQ of 168 whose single-minded devotion to the man of her dreams led her across the globe, into jail and onto the front page
Mystic, an American journey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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