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Haffner, Craig

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Most widely held works by Craig Haffner
Alamo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing upon rare archival materials, eyewitness battle accounts, and stirring reenactments, the video takes us inside the Alamo itself, were we relive the devastating battle and examine its lasting legacy
Civil War journal : the commanders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 546 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
Pearl Harbor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 540 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 New Video( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses events in the life of Frederick Douglass, former slave and American abolitionist, including his role during the Civil War. Emphasizes his major contributions to the fight against slavery and the black man's struggle for equality and justice
Abraham Lincoln, preserving the Union( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 499 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 Jack Conway( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This extraordinary program tells the full story of Dickens' remarkable life, from his year as a child laborer to his troubled marriage, his love affairs and the spectacular successes of Oliver Twist and A Tale of Two Cities."--A & E catalog
The mystery of Edgar Allan Poe by Peter Graves( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the writer Edgar Allan Poe
The Alamo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retrospective of the battle of the Alamo with in depth coverage of Davy Crockett and the Texas Rangers
The Greek gods( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the deities of ancient Greek mythology
The Civil War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utilizing rare diary entries, photographs, and modern-day re-enactments, The History Channel explores every aspect of the Civil War
Neiman Marcus : last of the merchant kings( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 329 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
Nostradamus, prophet of doom( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography examines the prophecies of the medieval physician Nostradamus, interviewing scholars on both sides of the discussion
The Hatfields & McCoys : an American feud by Bob Benecke( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 298 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?
Paul Revere, the midnight rider( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 289 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 )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 274 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
Foot soldier : the rebels( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 269 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
John Wesley Powell and the Mighty Colorado( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 253 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
George Armstrong Custer : America's golden cavalier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from Custer's journals and letters tell of his remarkable rise through the ranks of the Union Army during the Civil War, and his re-invention as an Indian fighter afterwards. Leading scholars explore his critical relationship with his wife and reveal how she helped turn her husband into an American legend after his death. And period accounts and artifacts help bring the historic "Last Stand" to life
Pickett's charge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the spectacular failure of Pickett's charge on Cemetery Ridge at Gettysburg
Nathan Bedford Forrest( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the ruthless military career of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest
 
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The Alamo
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English (77)