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Minor, Dale

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Most widely held works by Dale Minor
The information war by Dale Minor( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Morte d'Arthur the legend of the king( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the story of King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table, with the evidence of the history underlying the legend and a trip to the possible site of Camelot. Perhaps this discussion will help you understand the human yearnings for heroes when you enter the world of chivalry, loyalty, myth and legend
Cronkite remembers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite, using archival news footage and revealing interviews, reminisces about his career in journalism covering major events in recent history
KPFA on the air( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1949, America's first listener-supported community radio station, KPFA, began broadcasting from Berkeley, Calif. The station quickly became a living testament to free speech and cultural diversity -- a vital community of the air that often found itself embroiled in conflict. This film reviews KPFA's passionate 50-year history, including its founding by pacifists and poets, through alternative news coverage of the McCarthy hearings, peace issues, race relations, nuclear disarmanent, nuclear power, student protests, the Black Panther Movement, and the Vietnam War, to the present day challenges that confront this ongoing experiment in democratic media
The Republic Plato's utopia( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This timeless program scrutinizes The Republic, a work that has intrigued and infuriated for thousands of years. Was Plato's plan for an ideal city, a place where philosophers are rulers and wisdom is the cornerstone of society, a blueprint, a satire, or a bit of both? Columbia University's Bonnie Kent; Princeton University's Alexander Nehamas; Martha Nussbaum, of The University of Chicago; Thomas Pangle, of the University of Toronto; poet Joseph Brodsky; novelist Joyce Carol Oates; William Bennett, former U.S. Secretary of Education; and radio personality Michael Savage consider the worth of a system that promotes the common good through state control that, by necessity, must involve censorship and eugenics"--Container
Understanding the universe( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join astronomers and astrophysicists as they probe light years beyond the Milky Way. This video employs graphic models and computer animation to illustrate some of the most complex cosmology theories of all time
The prince( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Niccolò Machiavelli's book, The prince. This video compares the crumbling of medieval order of Machiavelli's time with modern politics and includes interviews with Henry Kissinger, Senator Gary Hart, Roger Masters, Riccardo Bruscagli and others. Includes reenactments from Machiavelli's life, period artwork, and location footage
The war of the worlds( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer animation, original footage and scenes from the movie tell the amazing story, as biographers of the author profile Wells
Plato's Republic( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plato's Republic has intrigued, provoked, appalled and inspired readers since he wrote it in Athens 2,400 years ago. Plato has been called the father of philosophy, the first feminist, a revolutionary amd the original idealist. His concepts of psychology, logic and politics are dramatized with scenes from The Republic, including the Allegory of the Cave, and explained by scholars and experts
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novel grapples with the theme of slavery, and this video about it also traces the roots of Mark Twain from Hannibal, Missouri, where the novel is set, to Hartford, Connecticut, where Twain also lived, to the Mississippi, the site of Huck and Jim's journey
Catch-22( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program, filmed in 1995, brings together Joseph Heller, Art Buchwald, Bill Mauldin, Catch-22 director Mike Nichols, Alan "Yossarian" Arkin, members of Heller's own wartime bomber squadron, and others to unravel the novel's characters and the attitudes and institutions they represent"--Container
Understanding( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join astronomers and astrophysicists as they probe light years beyond the Milky Way. This video employs graphic models and computer animation to illustrate some of the most complex cosmology theories of all time
Native son( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Richard Wright, and to the story told in his literacy portrait of racism in America, Native Son. Authors and scholars discuss the two murders and the symbolism behind that fate that white lawyer Bigger meets when he is thrown in jail. Includes a dramatization of a story set in the 1930's centering on Bigger Thomas, the black chauffeur for the wealthy Dalton family. He kills Mary Dalton, and during his trial, the fears and prejudices of the time are exposed
Understanding the odds in life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statistics of probabilities are examined
Heart of darkness( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in 1902, Heart of darkness revealed a pattern of exploitation, corruption, and casual brutality that was to occur again and again over the rest of the 20th century. In this program, parallels are drawn between Joseph Conrad's harrowing novella and the Vietnam War epic Apocalypse now. Includes clips from Apocalypse now and Turner Network Television's Heart of darkness
The prince( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Niccolò Machiavelli's book, The Prince. Written nearly 500 years ago when Italy was emerging from a state of anarchy, The Prince was designed as a guidebook for a single, forceful leader who would unify the country. It has come to be seen as synonymous with cynical manipulation. This video compares the crumbling of medieval order of Machiavelli's time with modern politics and includes interviews with Henry Kissinger and Senator Gary Hart
Walden( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blending expert analysis with on-screen quotations and dramatized scenes of Henry David Thoreau's life, this program thoroughly examines Walden -- its historical significance, spiritual interpretations, and ongoing relevance to contemporary concerns
Cronkite remembers. a remarkable century( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite, using archival news footage and revealing interviews, reminisces about his career in journalism covering major events in recent history
Cronkite remembers. a remarkable century( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite, using archival news footage and revealing interviews, reminisces about his career in journalism covering major events in recent history
Cronkite remembers. a remarkable century( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite, using archival news footage and revealing interviews, reminisces about his career in journalism covering major events in recent history
 
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