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Lennon, Thomas F. (Thomas Furneaux)

Overview
Works: 53 works in 214 publications in 2 languages and 6,733 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Documentary television programs  Biography  Journalism films  Films à clef  Documentary films  Trials, litigation, etc  Nonfiction television programs  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Performer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas F Lennon
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

22 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 2,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle over Citizen Kane: A documentary examining the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and efforts by Hearst to surpress the film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles' career
The Supreme Court( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 2 : This video explores the issues before the Court during the period after the Civil War through to the late 1930's. It was a time of unprecedented economic growth and the conflict between capital and labor was rife. As corporations became more powerful they found an unlikely ally in the Supreme Court
The battle over Citizen Kane( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
Taxi by Carlos Saura( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Belle Williams is beautiful, tough and sexy not to mention renowned for weaving her taxi through New York's city streets at speeds upwards of 135 miles per hour! Detective Andy Washburn, young, handsome and eager, is one of New York's finest, but one of the Big Apple's worst drivers. Hot on the stiletto heels of four sexy Brazillian bank robbers, Washburn convinces Belle to team up with him to pursue the quartet of crooks."--Back cover
Le divorce by James Ivory( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Isabel Walker receives word that her pregnant stepsister Roxy has been left by her philandering French husband, artist Charles-Henri de Persand, Isabel travels to Paris to offer her help and moral support. Together, the two young women hit the party scene, living it up with the locals and American expatriates. Eventually, Isabel unexpectedly begins an affair with a septuagenarian Frenchman
Demon rum by WGBH Educational Foundation( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays Detroit, Michigan before, during and after Prohibition. Includes segments about Henry Ford's influence and recollections of Detroitians
Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives by Whoopi Goldberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than 4 million slaves were set free. By the late 1930's, 100,000 former slaves were still alive. In the midst of the Great Depression, journalists and writers traveled the country to record the memories of the last generation of African-Americans born into bondage. Over 2,000 interviews were transcribed as spoken, in the vernacular of the time, to form a unique historical record
Citizen Kane( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Chronicles the battle between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst over Welles' Citizen Kane. Includes interviews with colleagues of both men as well as biographical information about Hearst
The Supreme Court( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the court from the election of President Richard Nixon - who appointed 4 new justices in less than two years - through to the more recent Court of today. During this period one man put his stamp on the institution and solidified and enhanced the power of the Court in the modern area - William H. Rehnquist
The Supreme Court( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the issues before the court from the aftermath of the Civil War through the 1930s. This was a period of unprecedented economic growth as the nation industrialized, but was also a time of unregulated work conditions - the court found itself squarely in the middle of what was almost class warfare
The Battle of the Bulge : World War II's deadliest battle( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last German counteroffensive of World War II was the single biggest and bloodiest battle in U.S. military history. In sub-zero temperatures and blinding snow, American soldiers were overrun by an enemy with unsuspected reserves of well armed men and heavy weaponry. When it was over, 80,000 Americans were killed or wounded; German casualties were said to be twice that. Packed with footage from newsreels and German and American archives, this documentary is a compelling chronicle of war that captures both the action on the front lines and the strategy behind the scenes
The Supreme Court( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the court's reaction to state and federal legislation on Bill of Rights freedoms, with special attention to the explosion of civil rights cases from the early 1940s to the present
The Supreme Court( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the creation of the court and follows it through the brink of the Civil War, paying particular attention to the fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court - John Marshall - and to his successor, Roger Taney
No turning back( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In interviews with historians, descendants, and recent immigrants, this program begins with the new immigration laws of 1965, which was a turning point for the Chinese in America and allowed a new wave of immigrants to enter the country. Provides information about discrimination against Chinese immigrants. Presents intimate portraits of the new Chinese Americans who face a struggle common to many immigrants: to reconcile some losses of their old culture in order to embrace their adopted American one
Becoming American : the Chinese experience( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In interviews with historians, descendants, and recent immigrants, this program traces the history and experiences of Chinese in the U.S., from the Gold Rush in California and the building of the Transcontinental Railroad, to the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act which barred their entry into the country
Terry Sanford and the new South( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Sanford and the new South is the story of a progressive Southern governor and his bare-knuckle politics during segregation's reign
Becoming American : the Chinese experience( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and experiences of Chinese Americans; also includes personal journeys of AIDS researcher Dr. David Ho, market research pioneer Shirley Young, author Gish Jen, physicist Samuel Ting, and architect Maya Lin
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
The hurricane of '38( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without sophisticated forecasting tools, the East Coast was taken by surprise as a hurricane ripped into the New England coast with a fury that set off seismographs in Alaska. People found themselves, virtually without warning, in the midst of the most devastating storm ever recorded in North America. The "Florida Cyclone" killed some 600 people, destroyed 8,000 homes, and wrecked 6,000 boats
Becoming American : the Chinese experience( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and experiences of Chinese Americans; also includes personal journeys of AIDS researcher Dr. David Ho, market reserch pioneer Shirley Young, author Gish Jen, physicist Samuel Ting, and architect Maya Lin
 
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Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives
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English (124)

French (1)