WorldCat Identities

Galusha, Gene

Overview
Works: 173 works in 260 publications in 2 languages and 4,803 library holdings
Genres: Maps  History  Biography 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: GC222.I45, 363.349
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Most widely held works by Gene Galusha
Wave that shook the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"NOVA tells the minute-by-minute story of the 2004 tsunami, featuring the testimony of lucky survivors and gripping eyewitness video footage. In an authoritative look at tsunami science, NOVA presents the first in-depth exploration of what made the waves so destructive. And with the help of a massive wave tank, scientists assess the risk that a similar (or even bigger) catastrophe might one day strike the U.S. coastline"--Container
Magnetic storm ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the Earth's magnetic field, an "invisible shield" that protects the planet's surface from harmful radiation from outer space. Attempts to determine why the power of this field has weakened dramatically over the past few decades
Hunt for the supertwister ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little on earth can withstand the violent fury of an F5 tornado. A churning vortex with wind speeds over 300 mph, these tornadoes create immense swaths of death and destruction in a matter of seconds. Today, experts are exploring the supertwister's complex inner workings in bold new ways in the hopes of one day being able to accurately predict the occurrences of tornadoes. Top scientists and meteorologists work within miles of these furocious twisters to gather data and create forcasting models that may someday save countless lives
The Viking deception the truth behind the Vinland map ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on the controversy surrounding the authenticity of the Vinland map, which identified a large island in the Atlantic Ocean labeled "Vinilanda insula." The Vinland map predates Columbus's voyage by about fifty years and could offer proof that the Vikings discovered the New World
Volcano's deadly warning ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a Columbian volcano erupted in 1985 killing 25,000 people, scientists have feverishly looked for an accurate way to predict eruptions. Now geophysicist Bernard Chouet may have found how to in the form of seismic signals given off by volcanoes
From the outback to Shangri-La by Stephen Fairchild ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grand tour of the world's most remote and exciting places
History of the 80's ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic and enlightening program that revisits the events, places and profiles that created headlines and shaped history
From Venice to the Nile by Stephen Fairchild ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grand tour of the world's most remote and exciting places
Our greatest hopes, our worst fears the tragedy of the Munich Games ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On September 5, 1972, terror took over the Olympic games when Arab terrorists killed two Israeli athletes and took nine more hostage. Those who reported it to the world, including Peter Jennings and Jim McKay, recall the events of that day
From the Amazon to the Arctic by Stephen Fairchild ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grand tour of the world's most remote and exciting places
At the brink ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The events that led to the Cuban missile crisis and the tense cat-and-mouse confrontation between Kennedy and Khrushchev are explored
Cazadores. Hunters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives a first-hand look at insects, spiders, and arthropods and how they use their natural weapons to kill or protect themselves against other predators
The Weapon of choice ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Against the backdrop of the Cold War and the development of the hydrogen bomb, the growing reliance of superpowers on nuclear weapons is explored. The Korean War and its impact on U.S. nuclear weapons decisions is also examined."--On container
One step forward ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nixon-Kissinger era of detente unfolds in this program. It considers the factors that led the U.S. and Soviet Union to pursue arms control talks - SALT I - resulting in agreements on ceilings for offensive missiles and limiting development of antiballistic systems
Dawn ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Development of the bomb is traced against the backdrop of World War II. Concludes with the failure of the first attempts to control atomic weapons after the war."--On container
The Education of Robert McNamara ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines changes in both force structure and nuclear strategy implemented under the leadership of Robert McNamara, U.S. Secretary of Defense from 1960 to 1968
Zero hour ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Europe in the 1970s and 1980s is the focus of this program. Interviews chronicle the controversy surrounding NATO decisions to deploy additional missiles to defend the continent and subsequent negotiations to withdraw Soviet and U.S. intermediate-range-missiles - the "zero option."--On container
Haves and have-nots ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The relationship between nuclear power and nuclear weapons proliferation is the focus of this program. It considers the motivation of Third World countries to develop nuclear weapons and reviews efforts to halt their spread
Missile experimental ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The strategy, technology, and politics behind the creation of the biggest and most powerful U.S. weapons - the MX and Midgetman missiles - are explored
Visions of war and peace ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the magnitude and power of today's nuclear arsenals and addresses five critical issues of the nuclear age: the superpower relationship, nuclear deterrence in Europe, defenses against nuclear weapons, arms control, and proliferation
 
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English (45)
Spanish (1)
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