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Deane, Elizabeth (Elizabeth K.)

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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Deane
Vietnam : a television history by Judy Crichton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,556 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
Reconstruction : the second Civil War( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how ordinary Americans, black and white, in the North and South struggled to reconstruct their lives in the years 1863-1877 after the Civil War
John & Abigail Adams by WGBH Boston ; CINAR( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John and Abigail Adams played critical roles in the history of the United States
Nixon by Robert Ducharme( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the span of Richard M. Nixon's political life until his resignation in 1974
Latin music USA( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 730 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 )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 703 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
Lee & Grant : generals of the Civil War( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 297 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 Rockefellers( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and German and held by 272 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."
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
American experience( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Walker talks about rising violence against Republicans. Race trumps class, role of religion, Henry McNeal Turner, black preacher-politicians, John Roy Lynch, Civil Rights Bill of 1875, social equality
Latin music USA( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 230 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
Nixon( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the span of Richard M. Nixon's political life from his early political career to his resignation from the presidency
The presidents : the lives and legacies of the 43 leaders of the United States( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 194 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 )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 182 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Topics discussed includeTunis Campbell, The Freedmen's Bureau, Sherman's Order, St. Catherines and Sapelo Islands, establishing schools, organizing militia, experiment in democracy, repossession of land by planters
American experience( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Topics include Tunis Campbell, Andrew Johnson, labor contracts, occupying Union forces, being forced from St. Catherines Island, purchase of Belleville, Reconstruction Acts of 1867, Campbell's charisma, registering black voters, running for office
The Kennedys by Mass.) WGBH (Television station : Boston( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first documentary to closely examine the shaping of the Kennedy fortune and dynasty by the family's patriarch and master builder, Joseph P. Kennedy. The film also explores the way his expectations for his sons -- Joseph Jr., John, Robert and Edward -- drove each of them to pursue distinctive political careers. Includes footage from television programs, family films, photographs, and interviews with family members, friends, and associates
American experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Blight talks about former slave John Roy Lynch in Mississippi legislature and election to Congress, elections of 1868 and racism in the Democratic party, Ulysses S. Grant is elected president, Fifteenth Amendment is ratified, counter-revolution of white southern Democrats, violence and the Ku Klux Klan, Amos Akerman and federal Ku Klux Klan hearings, Thomas Dixon and "The Clansman."
American experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Faust talks about the impact of the civil war on women, Confederacy as godliness, white south and lost honor, fear of retribution from former slaves, women honoring those killed in the war, United Daughters of the Confederacy, support for Confederate veterans, "The Burial of Latane" by William Washington, Lost Cause in the South, Hammond plantation
American experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Topics discussed are Marshall Twitchell, United States Colored Troops, violence in Louisiana, Freedmen's Bureau, 40 Acres and the planters, James Madison Wells, meeting Adele Coleman
 
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