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Haffner, Craig

Overview
Works: 369 works in 586 publications in 3 languages and 19,307 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary television programs  Drama  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, Production personnel, Editor, Scenarist, Author
Classifications: PN1997, B
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Most widely held works by Craig Haffner
Alamo( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing upon rare archival materials, eyewitness battle accounts, and stirring reenactements, the video takes us inside the Alamo itself, were we relive the devastating battle and examine its lasting legacy
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Japanese, tora means "tiger." In December of 1941, "tiger, tiger, tiger" was the code phrase that unleashed one of history's most devastating surprise attacks. But the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor also awakened the "sleeping giant" of American military might, and in the process, sealed Japan's fate"--Container
Civil War journal : the commanders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a journey with host Danny Glover, through diaries, photographs, and factual re-enactment, you'll feel the private and intimate side of the great conflict
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Frederick Douglass, escaped slave and abolitionist orator
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the rustic childhood to his tragic death, this is the definitive look at the stoic president who risked everything to save his nation. Honest, eloquent and courageous, he risked everything to save a young America from self-destruction, and paid the ultimate price. This unforgettable program tells the complete story of Abraham Lincoln, from the rustic childhood that forged his beliefs to the tough campaign that made him president. Historians examine the difficult leadership choices of his turbulent first term, as well as his bouts with depression and troubled marriage to Mary Todd. Experts untangle a web of murder and kidnapping plots to learn the truth about the complex conspiracy that made Lincoln an American Martyr
Charles Dickens : a tale of ambition and genius by Elliot Engel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to a life of obscurity and dark despair, his genius made him one of the most successful and beloved figures of his time. Internationally famous just months after his first novel was serialized, Charles Dickens was among the world's first literary stars. But success and acclaim could not banish the ghosts of his childhood or keep him from the deep loneliness that haunted him until his death
The mystery of Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the writer Edgar Allan Poe
Nostradamus, prophet of doom( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the prophecies of the medieval physician Nostradamus, interviewing scholars on both sides of the discussion
The Greek gods( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the deities of ancient Greek mythology
Neiman Marcus : last of the merchant kings( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carrie Nieman and her brother, Herbert Marcus, shared a powerful blend of perfectionism, exquisite taste and a passion for hard work. Together, they overcame incredible odds to create one of the most respected names in shopping. This program chronicles their road to success through old family photos, archival footage and interviews with family members and historians. It follows the franchise they created which became one of the most recognized and celebrated in the world, and gives a behind-the-scenes view from former company officials and insiders
The Civil War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utilizing rare diary entries, photographs, and modern-day re-enactments, The History Channel explores every aspect of the Civil War
Paul Revere, the midnight rider( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He risked everything to free his nation. Now venture into the incredible life and legacy of Paul Revere, the master silversmith who forever changed the course of American history. Every child knows of Revere's thrilling "midnight ride," but beyond the folklore was a man at the center of a revolution. Although he is one of the country's first folk heroes -- inspiring Longfellow's famous 1861 poem -- few people realize that Revere also led the Sons of Liberty, risked death as a courier and spy, helped organize the Boston Tea Party, and used his smithery skills to engrave powerful propaganda that enraged British rulers. Biography presents a look at the famed patriot, chronicling his service as a Continental Army colonel in the war -- and beyond -- to his prosperous life as an early American industrialist
American experience by Mathew B Brady( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Robert E. Lee. Driven by loyalty and blessed with immense talent, Lee's greatest moments came in support of a cause that divided his nation and his heart
The Hatfields & McCoys : an American feud( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of their epic feud is a staple of American folklore - but what really happened between the Hatfields and McCoys?
Foot soldier : the rebels( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Though they were out-manned and out-supplied, they fought with a passion borne out of intense loyalty to their cause and commander, the legendary Robert E. Lee. Join "Johnny Reb" as he marches across the South, from the epic battles to the long bouts of boredom between battles. Hear fascinating excerpts from soldiers' letters and diaries. Expert analysis and extensive re-enactments offer a revealing look at life in the Confederate Army and offer insight into the heart of this heroic group of foot soldiers"--Container
George Armstrong Custer : America's golden cavalier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of George Armstrong Custer, a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army who perished along with more than 200 men who followed him into the Battle of the Little Bighorn
John Wesley Powell and the Mighty Colorado( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program documents the exploits of John Wesley Powell, a professor who led a three-month exploration of the Colorado River in 1869 to document the area's rocks, plants, and animals. A part of the series The Real West
Pickett's charge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the spectacular failure of Pickett's charge on Cemetery Ridge at Gettysburg
Christopher Columbus : explorer of the New World( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of Christopher Columbus, one of the greatest explorers in history, from his childhood in Genoa, to his voyages to the New World in search of Asia, to his death, penniless and disgraced
Nathan Bedford Forrest( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the ruthless military career of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest
 
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