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Deane, Elizabeth (Elizabeth K.)

Overview
Works: 98 works in 169 publications in 1 language and 7,827 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Music  Salsa (Music)  Television programs  Documentary television programs  Personal narratives 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay
Classifications: E668, 959.7043
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Deane
Vietnam a television history ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a multi-part series on the Vietnam conflict, covering the history of Indochina, the French wars, and United States involvement, using actual film footage from news and government archives
Nixon ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers the span of Richard M. Nixon's political life during his early political career
Reconstruction the second Civil War ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the tumultuous years after the Civil War during which America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and at the same time, how former slaves could be brought into the life of the country
John & Abigail Adams ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relying heavily on the correspondence between the second president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail Adams, this joint biography sheds light on the characters of two people who played crictical roles in the history of the United States and on the tumultuous times through which they lived. He was a participant in the Continental Congress and a wartime emissary to France as well as becoming the second President of the United States during its fledging years. Mrs. Adams was an eyewitness reporter during the Siege of Boston
Latin music USA ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all
Ulysses S. Grant warrior, president ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reappraises Grant's career, from his pre-civil war days as a failed soldier, to his transformation into the greatest Union hero of the Civil War, to his presidency, rocked by scandal and economic depression, and to his last days, when he raced to finish his war memoirs as he was dying of cancer
The Rockefellers ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... With unprecedented access to the family and its archives, The Rockefellers explores the paradoxical lives of this fabled dynasty. Using revealing home movies, archival footage and photographs, and interviews with eight Rockefellers, their colleagues and friends, the film paints a vivid portrait of four generations of the family."
Lee & Grant generals of the Civil War ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Step behind the battle lines with generals on both sides of the Civil War as "American Experience" explores the military prowess and political ambition of Union victor Ulysses S. Grant and his Confederate foe, Robert E. Lee
The fall of Saigon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Peace is at hand": While American and Vietnamese soldiers continued to clash in battle, diplomats in Paris argued about making peace. "Homefront USA": Through troubled years of controversy and violence, U.S. casualties mounted, victory remained elusive, and American opinion moved from general approval to general dissatisfaction with the Vietnam War. "The end of the tunnel": On April 29, 1975 - 10 years after America had committed ground combat troops to Vietnam and two years after a cease-fire agreement had failed to stop the fighting - North Vietnamese communists toppled the South Vietnamese government in Saigon in a lightning offensive that startled the world
The Kennedys by Phillip Whitehead ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through extensive interviews, still photographs and archival footage, The Kennedys explores the building of the Kennedy legend, and the shaping of the Kennedy fortune and dynasty by the family's patriarch and master builder, Joseph P. Kennedy
Latin music U.S.A ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all
The Presidents collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the lives and accomplishments of presidents: Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, FDR, Truman, JFK, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush, and Bill Clinton
Vietnam interview Gerald Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gerald R. Ford had been president of the United States for nine months when in 1975, Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam, fell to the North Vietnamese, effectively ending US military involvement in Vietnam. He frames the closing of the war in terms of diplomacy--both between the United States and the South Vietnam and between the executive branch and Congress. He also recalls the decisions necessary to an orderly evacuation of South Vietnam, consisting not just of American soldiers and materials but thousands of South Vietnamese considered to be targets of the advancing North Vietnamese. Lastly, he links failures in US policy toward Vietnam with those toward Cambodia
American experience. the second Civil War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the chaos following the Civil War, a revolution takes shape in the South. Former slaves move to take control of their lives, setting up their own communities, churches and schools. Southern whites, deeply threatened, resist, often violently. Congress finally acts to stem the violence and safeguard blacks' rights, and passes Radical Reconstruction, imposing military rule on the South and giving black men the vote
American experience. the second Civil War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radical reconstruction, the world's first large-scale experiment in interracial democracy, sweeps across the South; white resistance flares into violence. Northern commitment to Reconstruction wanes as the white Southern version of Reconstruction, the "lost cause," captures the Northern imagination. By l877, Reconstruction is over, but it has laid the groundwork, both in legislation and in black memory, for the great Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and 60s
America's mandarin, 1954-1963 LBJ goes to war, 1964-1965 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[1] In order to halt the spread of communism in southeast Asia, the American presence replaced the French in support of President Ngo Dinh Diem continuing through elections in 1956 through his decreasing popularity to the coup in which he was killed in 1963 -- [2] Following Kennedy's death in 1963, LBJ inherited an exceedingly unstable situation in Vietnam, where no leader was long able to hold power, and it appeared Ho Chi Minh might be able to reunite Vietnam. The Gulf of Tonkin incident occurred during this time and advisors recommended a step-up of U.S. involvement
Women, research and research productivity in the post-1987 universities : opportunities and constraints ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latin music U.S.A ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all. Narrated by Jimmy Smits
Latin music U.S.A ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all. Narrated by Jimmy Smits
Homefront U.S.A. the end of the tunnel, 1973-1975 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[1] Follows the development of the anti-war movement, offering a clear and measured overview of the subsequent domestic upheaval: the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy; the rhetoric of the 1968 presidential candidates; the shooting of students at Kent State; and Vietnam veterans throwing their medals away on the steps of the US capitol -- [2] Beginning with the ceasefire of Jan. 1973, the US pursued a withdrawal process designed to place more responsibility on the South Vietnamese government and troops. Saigon collapsed with the last US personnel getting out
 
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