WorldCat Identities

Vassar, David

Overview
Works: 19 works in 35 publications in 3 languages and 567 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Biography  Drama 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author
Classifications: F868.Y6, 917.9447
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Vassar
Spirit of Yosemite by David Vassar( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of a state-of-the-art film developed for the Visitor Center in Yosemite Valley. Presents the scenic beauty and natural wonders of Yosemite National Park featuring Yosemite Valley, the Mariposa Grove of giant sequoias, Tuolumne Meadows, and the High Sierra
Mini dragons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Pacific Rim countries, vigorous newcomers in the global marketplace, continue to gain power and influence through trade, industrial growth and foreign investment. Presents a portrait of cultural and social forces and the personal stories of men and women within each country, piecing together a larger portrait of each nation and the region as a whole
Time Life's Lost civilizations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maya: As Europe suffered through the Dark Ages, the culture of the Maya of Central America was reaching its apex. The classical Maya possessed a complicated writing system, mathematics for complex astrological calculations--still accurate today--and cities of stone set like jewels in the jungle. Life in the majestic temples, broad plazas, painted ball courts, and palaces revolved around the king--who was divine, infallible, and expected to pay for the success of his people with his blood
North America's national parks deluxe box set ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects four documentary films that explore the histories and landscapes of national parks located in North America, focusing on Yellowstone, Yosemite, the Denali National Park and Preserve, Utah's Brice Canyon, Zion's White Cliffs, amd the Kaibab Plateau at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon
To the edge of the earth ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the relationship between the planet & its inhabitants, and the process of change & adaption in diverse regions of the world. Joins a number of field scientists/researchers & visits : Tibetan nomads on the Chang Thang Plain (15 min.); the underwater Hawaiian volcano Loihi (10 min.); underwater caves in the Galapagos Islands (8 min.); the canopy of the Costa Rican rain forest (8 min.); & Artic polynyas (14 min.)
California forever the story of California state parks ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parks for the future : "The program places the future of California's state parks within the contest of trends that will soon threaten parks everywhere. Population growth, decline of native plants and animals, loss of open space, and climate change all pose serious challenges to the integrity of parks, now and in the future"--Container
Discover Hetch Hetchy with Harrison Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1890, the Hetch Hetchy Valley was preserved as the most beautiful natural feature in the northern half of Yosemite National Park. Like its renowned twin, Yosemite Valley, Hetch Hetchy was carved by glaciers and is ringed by sheer granite cliffs and waterfalls. Tragically, this national treasure was damned and flooded under 300 feet of water for use as a reservoir in 1923
The Infinite voyage to the edge of the earth by David Vasser( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the habitats of the Tibetan plateau, the creation of a new island in the Hawaiian Islands chain, the marine habitat of the Galapagos Islands, the canopy of the Costa Rican cloud forest, and the Canadian arctic
Yellowstone National Park ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about Yellowstone National Park, today and in the past. In 1872, Yellowstone became the first area set aside "for the preservation of' its wonders" and "for the enjoyment of the people." Since then, the Park Service has seen its holdings grow exponentially, but Yellowstone--with attractions such as El Capitan and Old Faithful--remains the crown jewel of the system. However, its 2.2 million acres are at risk: from pollution, urban encroachment, and the over three million tourists that visit the park annually. Ecologists, environmentalists and scientists for the Park Service lead a tour of Yellowstone's most famous, fragile and threatened landmarks, detailing the damage that has occurred and explaining what must be done to keep Yellowstone safe for future generations
First in battle the true story of the 7th Cavalry ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the history of the Seventh Cavalry from its beginnings in the Indian Wars of the frontier through the Spanish American War, the first and second World Wars, the Korean War, Vietnam, and Desert Storm
Yellowstone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1872, Yellowstone National Park became the first area set aside 'for the preservation of' its wonders and "for the enjoyment of the people." Since then, the Parks Service has seen its holdings grow exponentially, but Yellowstone--with attractions such as El Capitan and Old Faithful--remains the crown jewel of the system. As SAVE OUR HISTORY details, however, its 2.2 million acres are at risk: from pollution, urban encroachment, and the over three million tourists that visit the park annually. In this illuminating and sometimes alarming program, ecologists, environmentalists and scientists for the Park Service lead a tour of Yellowstone's most famous, fragile and threatened landmarks, detailing the damage that has been occurred and explaining what must be done to keep this national treasure safe for future generations"--Http://store.aetv.com/html/catalog
Maya kongernes blod = Maya: the blood of kings ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grand Teton video rivers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enjoy the majesty of Grand Teton National Park as you soar above Jackson Hole, the Tetons, and the Snake River in all four seasons
Yosemite by David Vassar( Visual )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Washington's generals Lafayette ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mi abuela ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mi abuela (23 min.): A story about a young girl and her dying grandmother -- Reducing Stanley (25 min.): a father-young son relationship -- A table is a table (12 min.): about a lonely old man who makes up his own language to keep busy -- Spirit of Yosemite (23 min.): a documentary about Yosemite National Park
Vesten i Østen. Hong Kong ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Civilisation Maya le sang des rois ; Civilisation Inca : le secret des ancêtres ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
River in disguise ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (31)
Danish (3)
French (1)