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Haffner, Craig

Overview
Works: 336 works in 506 publications in 3 languages and 15,942 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Case studies  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Biographical television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Biographical films  Drama  Legends 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Scenarist
Classifications: F390, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Craig Haffner
Alamo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing upon rare archival materials, eyewitness battle accounts, and stirring reenactements, the video takes us inside the Alamo itself, where we relive the devastating battle and examine its lasting legacy
The Civil War ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through diaries, photographs and re-enactments, these four episodes take the viewer into the personal lives of these Civil War generals
Pearl Harbor ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Admiral Chester Nimitz: Biography of the great naval leader who led the U.S. to victory during World War II
Frederick Douglass by Scott Paddor ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Frederick Douglass, escaped slave and abolitionist orator
Charles Dickens a tale of ambition and genius ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 512 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
Abraham Lincoln, preserving the Union ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 450 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
Christopher Columbus explorer of the New World ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 360 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
The mystery of Edgar Allan Poe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edgar Allan Poe, America's master of the macabre, is famed for such literary classics as The Tell-Tale Heart and The Raven. But the story of his life was more bizarre than any of the tales he told. This episode of Biography sheds light on a man greatly blessed and supremely cursed: blessed with immortal genius and cursed by a life of lost loves and shattered hopes. Distributed by A&E Television Networks. (45 minutes) A streaming videorecording
The Greek gods ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of the deities of ancient Greek mythology
Nostradamus, prophet of doom ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography examines the prophecies of the medieval physician Nostradamus, interviewing scholars on both sides of the discussion
Robert E. Lee ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Robert E. Lee. Driven by loyalty and blessed with immense talent, his greatest moments came in support of a cause that divided his nation and his heart
Neiman Marcus last of the merchant kings ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 268 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
Paul Revere, the midnight rider ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 255 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
The Hatfields & McCoys an American feud ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 187 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?
The Hindenburg ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Zeppelin's airship with an account of the fire which destroyed it and which was the first disaster at which the media were eyewitnesses. Includes interviews with survivors, historians, and eyewitnesses and the complete radio broadcast that informed the world of the calamity
Lizzie Borden a woman accused ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 100 years ago a New England spinster, Lizzie Borden, stood accused of the brutal hatchet murders of her father and stepmother. Was she a scheming, cold-blooded murderess who beat the charges? Or was she an innocent woman forever marked by that fateful day?
Trains at war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foot soldier the rebels ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 154 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
H.G. Wells time traveler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the life of H.G. Wells, author of 161 books, including science fiction masterpieces, and prophet of many modern technologies. At a time when science was more conjecture than fact, Wells forecast chemical warfare, the atom bomb, and computer chips
Davy Crockett, American frontier legend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goes beyond the folksong to tell the story of the American folk hero, Davy Crockett. A child of a poor pioneer family, he mastered the skills of hunter, scout and woodsman. Self-educated, he rose from the backwoods to the U.S. Congress. Following a losing bid for re-election, he left Washington for Texas where he faced defeat bravely defending the Alamo
 
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Languages
English (84)
Spanish (1)
Polish (1)
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