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Dorse, Daniel

Overview
Works: 32 works in 51 publications in 4 languages and 939 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Documentary films  Internet videos  Children's films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Juvenile works  Short films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Author
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Most widely held works by Daniel Dorse
Ancient Greece : the birth of thinking( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complex and intriguing philosophies of Aristotle, Socrates, Plato and Pythagoras are analyzed in a simple, yet comprehensive fashion suitable for both student and scholar. With stunning graphics set against the beautiful backdrops of the Acropolis in Athens and the Oracles at Delphi, this program traces the evolution of these influential thinkers
The industrial revolution by Hugh Baddeley( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the innovations that marked the transition of the world from an agricultural community to an industrial one started in 18th century England
World War II : cause and effect by American Institute for Education( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newsreel footage provides an overview of of World War II. Includes: the rise and fall of Adolph Hitler and Nazi Germany; decisive battles in Europe, Asia and North Africa; Pearl Harbor and the war in the Pacific; the decision to use the atomic bomb on Japan; post-war Europe and the beginning of the Cold War
Gandhi by James Cameron( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gandhi was a man of peace who spent most of his life preaching nonviolence to gain equality and freedom for the people of India. This informative program explores his struggle against the mighty British Empire and her colonies of India and South Africa
The Vietnam War by Michael M Hutchison( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Vietnam War" is a crisp overview of the longest war in American history. A conflict whose burden became unbearable and faught with hard lessons. Learn why the most powerful nation in the world could not obtain victory over Ho Chi Minh and the communist North Vietnamese. From the Gulf of Tonkin incident in August 1965 to the Tet Offensive, the war perpetually escalated. Meanwhile, divisive anti-war protests in America nearly tore the country apart. In January 1973, the Paris Peace Accord was signed. U.S. troops withdrew from Vietnam, ending many years of bitter struggle
The Bill of Rights by United States( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program details the struggle between the Federalists to ratify the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights. You'll learn how Virginia's Declaration of Rights, authored by George Mason, became the basis for the first ten amendments, as well as how James Madison pushed the Bill of Rights through Congress
Winston Churchill by Yousuf Karsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at Winston Churchill, a soldier, a politician, a painter and an author. As Prime Minister of Great Britain, he provided a strong, moral leadership during the dark days of World War II
The Rise & fall of the Soviet Union by Library Distributors of America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the Soviet Union from the Bolshevik Revolution through World War II to Glasnost and Boris Yeltsin. Historic Russian battles to repel invaders serve as a prelude to the story of events that redrew the map of Eastern Europe and parts of Asia in the 20th century. Following the turmoil of the Bolshevik Revolution, Communist Russia faced the venom of Nazi aggression. 1940s film footage reveals the harsh reality of total war, as the Red Army and Soviet civilians alike confronted a brutal and tenacious enemy. The following decades were darkened by tensions between the U.S.S.R. and foreign powers, and violent measures were taken to silence voices of dissent. Finally, the Soviet people's yearning for a freer society led to accelerating reforms and the ultimate dissolution of the U.S.S.R
WWI, Prohibition, Roaring Twenties, Great Depression, WWII & The Cold War( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the great events of American history in the first half the century
An American icon-- the Coca-Cola story-- early years( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Narrated by Elizabeth Candler Graham, the great-great granddaughter of the originator and founder of the Coca-Cola Company, who reveals the fascinating story of how Coca-Cola began and established itself throughout the world as the most American of all consumer products"--Container
America's beginning( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover in whose honor America was named, and who really were the first to arrive in the new World. From the exploration by the Norwegian explorers, to Christopher Columbus' legendary journey, to the first people who set foot on Plymouth Rock, experience the unique lifestyles, ideas, and culture that shaped America and set the stage for the colonists' struggle for independence
The American Revolution by Allen C Guelzo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the reasons the colonists rebeled against England
Grandes pensadores Napoleón y Gandhi = Kids discovering history : Napoleon and Gandhi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoleón : Famoso por sus éxitos militares y por casi conquistar Europa. Dirigió sus tropas de victoria en victoria. Pero sus intentos por conquistar el resto de Europa fallaron. Se le exilió a la isla de Santa Elena, donde vivió el resto de sus días. Murió el 5 de mayo de 1821
Space race, Vietnam, Watergate, 21th century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the great events of American history in the second half the 20th century
Jérusalem( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film surveys the city of Jerusalem as a sacred place in Judaism, Islam and Christianity
The Bone Factory by Nate Kenyon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Pierce has moved with his wife and daughter to accept a job with a recently reopened hydropower plant in Quebec. But the owners of the mysterious plant are hiding a deadly secret, and David's little girl has begun to have terrifying premonitions of blood and death
The Coca-Cola Company : la apasionante historia del refresco más famoso del mundo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War I : cause and effect( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses causes of World War I, the war itself, and the effects of the war
Gandhi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A profile of the great peace activist and Indian leader, Mohandas Gandhi, exhibiting his belief of nonviolent resistance and religious tolerance which led to India's independence"--Container
Russie 1000 ans d'histoire russe : l'empire slave by Ted Newtom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette du DVD indique : Films d'archives exceptionnels : d'Ivan le "Terrible" à Staline le "Petit Père des Peuples", du pouvoir des Tzars à celui des Soviets, du Socialisme de Lénine à la Perestroïka de Gorbatchev, de Stalingrad au "Printemps de Prague", du succès de Youri Gargarine à la catastrophe de Tchernobyl, voici l'histoire vivante et en images de l'une des deux plus grandes puissances du XXème siècle ... Un survol de plus de 700 ans d'histoire russe commençant avec les conquêtes d'Alexandre Nevski en 1240 et se terminant avec la dissolution de l'URSS en 1991 (l'image est de très médiocre qualité)
 
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