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Edens, Matthew

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Most widely held works by Matthew Edens
Mexico : a story of courage and conquest by A. & E. Television Network( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary traces the history and culture of Mexico from the arrival of its first people to present times
Crime wave : 18 months of mayhem( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the Depression-era crime wave waged by such renowned outlaws as John Dillinger, Machine Gun Kelly, Baby Face Nelson, Bonnie Parker, and Clyde Barrow. Features archival footage, expert commentary, and dramatic recreations
Mexico : battle for North America( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first decades of autonomy were very difficult for Mexico, with their hard-won victory seemingly squandered in a vicious cycle of war and tyranny embodied by Santa Anna, the flamboyant general who gave away Texas in exchange for his life. This volume chronicles the waves of fighting that rocked the fledgling nation, and shows how the careers of pivotal figures from the American Civil War were shaped by the war with Mexico. The rise of arguably the most influential Mexican leader of all, Benito Juarez, is also traced
Cola wars( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Coca-Cola Company and PepsiCo and the competition between the two for market share in the soft drink market
Mexico( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the mysteries of the Toltec and Mayan civilizations through visits to the ruins of Teotihuacan and Palenque, trace the waves of conquest that made the Aztecs the most powerful people in the New World, and examine the battles with the Spanish that brought their empire to its knees in little over a year after the arrival of Cortes in 1519
Mexico( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first decades of autonomy were very difficult for Mexico, with their hard-won victory seemingly squandered in a vicious cycle of war and tyranny embodied by Santa Anna, the flamboyant general who gave away Texas in exchange for his life. This volume chronicles the waves of fighting that rocked the fledgling nation, and shows how the careers of pivotal figures from the American Civil War were shaped by the war with Mexico. The rise of arguably the most influential Mexican leader of all, Benito Juarez, is also traced
The Rockefellers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... With unprecedented access to the family and its archives, The Rockefellers explores the paradoxical lives of this fabled dynasty. Using revealing home movies, archival footage and photographs, and interviews with eight Rockefellers, their colleagues and friends, the film paints a vivid portrait of four generations of the family."
Mexico( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 300 years after the conquistadors' triumph over the Aztecs, Mexico was the crown jewel of the Spanish colonial empire. This volume reveals what life was like during that time and examines the injustices of the feudal system and the excesses of the Inquisition, which led to the long fight for freedom from Spain. Also, the storied Battle of the Alamo is relived, which forever colored Mexico's relationship with its powerful neighbor to the North
Mexico( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the end of the 19th century, Mexico was exhausted from years of fighting, but the battles were not over, as the nation rose up against its dictator Porfirio Diaz. This volume tells the story of the revolution waged by Pancho Villa, Emiliano Zapata and others, and the modern nation that was born. Discover how Mexico finally gained stability under the rule of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, and examine the problems that face the nation today
Mexico( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 300 years after the conquistadors' triumph over the Aztecs, Mexico was the crown jewel of the Spanish colonial empire. This volume reveals what life was like during that time and examines the injustices of the feudal system and the excesses of the Inquisition, which led to the long fight for freedom from Spain. Also, the storied Battle of the Alamo is relived, which forever colored Mexico's relationship with its powerful neighbor to the North
Empires of industry : leaves of gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating history of tobacco in America from the Colonial era to the present day that also provides a comprehensive look at the issues and troubling aspects involved in our convoluted relationship with this ultimate cash crop
MEXICO( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary traces the history and culture of Mexico from the arrival of its first people to present times
Mexico DVD [set]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V.1. Before Cortes arrived in 1519, the land that would become Mexico had already seen some of the greatest leaders and warriors in human history. God, Gold & Glory tells the story of the ancient empires that tamed the high valleys and rugged mountains. Visit the awe-inspiring ruins of Teotihuacan and Palenque relics of the Toltec and Mayan civilizations. Trace the waves of conquest that made the Aztecs the most powerful people in the New World, and the battles with the Spanish that brought their empire to its knees in little over a year
America's most endangered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every year, The History Channel debuts the list of America's most endangered sites as selected by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Experts from the trust reveal why the sites have been chosen for the list, telling their stories, detailing the threats against them, and explaining how they can be saved. For 2002, the list includes Indian Pass, California, sacred ground on the Quechan Indians and the proposed location of a new gold mine, St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Washington, DC, where Dorothea Dix revolutionized the treatment of the insane, and Pompey's Pillar National Monument, site of the last physical reminder of the Lewis & Clark expedition, which may be destroyed in a new agribusiness development!
Mexico, volume four : a story of courage and conquest( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A & E provides the story of the revolution waged by rogue bandits like Pancho Villa and peasant saints like Emiliano Zapata. A generation was lost, but through their sacrifice a modern nation was born. Discover how Mexico finally gained stability under the rule of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, and examine the problems that face the nation today."
Mexico, volume two : a story of courage and conquest( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video reveals what life was like in colonial Mexico, where the Catholic Church was the dominant force in daily life. Ironically, it was a priest who raised the banner of revolution and led a barefoot army against the king. Relive the storied Battle of the Alamo, which forever colored Mexico's relationship with its powerful neighbor to the north."
Mexico, volume three : a story of courage and conquest( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A & E chronicles the waves of fighting that rocked the fledgling nation, from the "Pastry War" with France to the Mexican-American War. Discover how the war with Mexico shaped the careers of pivotal figures from the American Civil War, including Jefferson Davis, Winfield Scott and Robert E. Lee. And trace the rise of arguably the most influential Mexican leader of all, Benito Juarez."
Mansions, monuments & masterpieces( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tour the magnificent mansions of the Vanderbilts that are testaments to the wealth of one of America's most famous families
Empires of industry( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the history of commercial aviation and of the rivalry between Juan Trippe, founder of Pan American Airlines and Howard Hughes, founder of TWA
Mexico by Nick Rossi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at Mexico's history and culture from the beginning of Mexican civilization
 
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