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Hoyt, Austin

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Most widely held works by Austin Hoyt
Vietnam : a television history by Judy Crichton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,624 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
Chicago : city of the century( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world. "Chicago by 'L'" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train
Reagan( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular presidents ever, Ronald Wilson Reagan served two terms in office and left with his reputation intact as a charismatic, charming leader who managed to avoid many of the major pitfalls of the leaders before him. A one-time actor, he became an ideologue who preached a simple gospel of optimism, lower taxes, less government and anti-communism. Often underestimated, his successes surprised many of his greatest detractors
Victory in the Pacific( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this provocative, thorough examination of the final months of the war, American Experience looks at the escalation of bloodletting from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans
George H.W. Bush( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents the first in-depth assessment of the forty-first president of the United States, drawing upon new scholarship and unparalleled access to figures in Bush's private and public life. This film reveals Bush as a pivotal player during a critical moment in American and world history and in a powerful political dynasty ... Features interviews with First Lady Barbara Bush, Condoleezza Rice, Colin Powell, Mikhail Gorbachev, and more"--Container
The great famine( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a devastating famine descended on Soviet Russia in 1921, Americans responded with a massive two-year relief campaign, championed by a new Secretary of Commerce, 'The Great Humanitarian' Herbert Hoover, an operation hailed for its efficiency, grit, and generosity
The richest man in the world( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary follows Carnegie's life from his impoverished origins in Dunfermline, Scotland, through his business career, where he was on the cutting edge of the industrial revolution in telegraphy, railroads, and finally, steel
MacArthur( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No soldier has ever captured the American imagination like Douglas MacArthur. He led Americans into battle for a half-century, through glorious victories and soul-numbing defeats. Courageous and supremely egotistical, he battled anyone who dared question his military judgment, even the President of the United States
Eisenhower( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Dwight D. Eisenhower's life, with comments by contemporaries and historians
American experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 165 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
Ike( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a fresh reassessment of Dwight D. Eisenhower's legacy and tells the personal story of the man who played a key role in world events through two of the most critical decades in this century
Reagan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Ronald Reagan's life, with comments by contemporaries and historians
Ike Eisenhower( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Dwight D. Eisenhower's life, with comments by contemporaries and historians
Chicago : city of the century( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago's location at the end of a canal that links the Mississippi to New York makes it attractive to Yankee speculators as well as Irish canal diggers. In just a few decades, the remote fur trading post explodes into the metropolis of the West. Not even the great fire of 1871 can slow the city's development
Chicago : city of the century( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago develops the world's first skyscraper downtown, with a unique American architectural style. In its shadows are gambling, prostitution, corruption, poverty, and disease. In 1893 Chicago's business elite hosts a World's Fair, proudly showing 27 million visitors a glistening, sanitized, city of the future
Chicago : city of the century( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the railroads to Marshall Field's department store to Cyrus McCormick's reaper factory to the stockyards, workers struggle for their share of a new industrial capitalism. The Haymarket Affair becomes the most sensational labor incident of the 19th century
American experience( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents the first in-depth assessment of the forty-first president of the United States, drawing upon new scholarship and unparalleled access to figures in Bush's private and public life. This film reveals Bush as a pivotal player during a critical moment in American and world history and in a powerful political dynasty ... Features interviews with First Lady Barbara Bush, Condoleezza Rice, Colin Powell, Mikhail Gorbachev, and more"--Container
MacArthur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No soldier in modern history has been more admired or more reviled than Douglas MacArthur. A thorough portrait of a complex, imposing and fascinating general
MacArthur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No soldier in modern history has been more admired or more reviled than Douglas MacArthur. A thorough portrait of a complex, imposing and fascinating general
Tet, 1968 ; Vietnamizing the war, 1969-1973( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how, during the Vietnam war, Tet holiday attacks came in areas the United States thought to be secure, including Saigon. Shows the effects of this turning point in the war, including the beginning of peace talks
 
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Vietnam : a television history
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