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WHMM-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)

Overview
Works: 154 works in 184 publications in 1 language and 673 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Biography 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by WHMM-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
The Language of war( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the government and military language used to discuss military actions snd plans"--Cassette label
Marketing tomorrow's weapons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense contractors pour vast sums of money and advertising resources into convincing Congress to vote for new weapons. See how Madison Avenue tactics are being used to commit the country to $300 billion in new fighter planes
The CNN effect : TV and foreign policy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the effect TV has on foreign policy for America
The Panama invasion revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the conduct and consequences of the Panama invasion. What did we learn?
Grenada revisited : lessons for today( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Grenada seven years after the U.S. invasion, in 1983
Armed and dangerous( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small arms like grenades, mines, and assault weapons have killed far more people that canons and bombs yet the United States continues toimport small firearms massively from Russia and China while gun control laws have been fiercely rejected. This program examines the consequences of the small arms trade, both at home and abroad, and proposes specific steps that would shed light on this often covert business
Arming dictators( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the continuing U.S. practice of arming authoritarian governments around the world
Preventive diplomacy in action( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former President Jimmy Carter and other prominent diplomat/scholars examine efforts to prevent war in two very different countries: Burundi in central Africa, and Macedonia in the South Balkans
The Aftermath of war with Iraq( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines long-term political, economic, military and environmental problems of war with Iraq
Fighting for oil( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of our relations with the oil producing nations of the Persian Gulf Region and of the military, economic, and environmental consequences of our heavy oil consumption
The Hidden costs of the military( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the real costs of the military, including land rendered useless, resources consumed, and human talent diverted from productive activities
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a hundred million land mines are scattered around the world, killing and maiming hundreds of people each month. Graphic footage of injuries is shown, as well as methods of clearing mined areas. Efforts to control or outlaw the use of these anti-personnel devices is discussed
The media & the image of war( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Movies and television, which have helped transmit from generation to generation a series of myths about war, peace, weaponry and the use of force."--Cassette label
Lessons of Kosovo : the limits of air power( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States and its NATO allies relied exclusively on air power to stop Serbian aggression against ethnic Albanians in the province of Kosovo. Did NATO bombs and missiles stop ethnic cleansing? How effective were NATO warplanes in attacking Serb forces?
Retooling the arms industry( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will defense contractors be able to adjust to the end of the cold war?
The UN's blue helmets( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the past and future of the UN and its peacekeeping operations
U.N. peacekeeping : America's role?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program looks at the current debate to decrease U.S. involvement with the U.N. and what effect reduced U.S. contributions would have on the ability fo the U.N. to perform its peacekeeping operations."--Videotape label
Commander in Chief : Richard Nixon by Discovery Channel School( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues presidential powers to conduct war and direct armed forces have grown too great
Child soldiers : invisible combatants( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children are no longer simply passive victims of warfare. Increasingly, children are active combatants on the frontlines of conflicts around the globe
Second amendment warriors : militias and American society( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern paramilitary movement is compared to the early American militias of the late 1700s. A changing world with changing priorities, a shifting concept of security and a fear of an enormous federal government has driven some people to volunteer for private militia groups with arms and uniforms and a built-in hierarchy
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityWHUT-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)

Howard University Television

Howard University. WHMM-TV

Languages
English (36)