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Martin, Terrence L.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 1,188 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Biography  Documentary television programs  Miscellanea 
Roles: Producer, Narrator
Classifications: DS79.76, 956.70443
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Terrence L Martin
Hispanics in America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the recent immigration of Hispanics to the United States, beginning with the Cuban exiles in 1959
Violence in the media ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poses the question: does violence on television and in the movies beget more violence or do the media merely hold up a mirror to a country awash in violence?
20th century with Mike Wallace chemical and biological weapons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the major epidemics of the 20th century, focusing on the flu epidmic of 1918, the polio epidemic, and AIDS
Life or death a battle over capital punishment ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reviews the past 30 years of capital punishment in America. Includes interviews with advocates on both sides of the issue
The Iraq war one year later ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the key military and political decisions that have determined the course of the Iraq War
Caught in the net ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hazards of surfing the Internet are discussed
Hill vs. Thomas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archival footage covering the events surrounding the Judiciary Committee and Senate hearings regarding Anita Hill's sexual harassment accusations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas, with four CBS News correspondents providing their firsthand insights into the case
Black tide nightmare of oil spills ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the causes of oil and spills and a discussion of the environmenta issues and attempts to prevent future spills
Slaughter at schools ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of the recent shootings in American schools. Also suggestions on how to prevent violence in schools
The Televangelists ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A profile of the use of television in religion
Vietnam how we went to war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines why the United States became involved in the Vietnam War. Traces the development of the French Indo-China conflict after World War II and shows why U.S. advisors became increasingly involved. Offers a historical perspective and an overview of the U.S. policies that led to the war
Tarnished gold ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides documentation and information on corruption and bribery with the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah
America at war. one year later ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the fall of Saddam Hussein and the aftermath of the U.S. occupation of Iraq
America at war. one year later ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the events that led up to President Bush's decision to invade Iraq, the progression of the air war and the Third Infantry's foray into Baghdad
First ladies ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the First Ladies of the 20th century, with emphasis on how the role of first lady has changed
McCarthy reconsidered ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Republican Senator Joseph R. McCarthy of Wisconsin was not the first American to attack communism after World War II. The early events of the Cold War, the HUAC Hollywood hearings, and the Hiss-Chambers case caused many Americans to feel imperiled by the Soviet Union and by American Communists. Inflaming Midwestern resentment of Washington and the "Eastern Establishment" and old American fears of enemies within, McCarthy was able to manipulate the print media and to win approval from fellow Republicans, but his televised feuds with Edward R. Murrow and with the U.S. Army helped to bring about his downfall. Recently declassified intelligence information from both the U.S. and Russia indicates that Soviet espionage by means of American communists was more widespread than many historians had previously believed, but this does not justify McCarthy's activities. Includes comments by historians and journalists
History now ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What began as a sporadic and disorganized campaign against Coalition troops in Iraq has grown into an all-out battle encompassing military forces and civilians--both foreign and Iraqi. Car bombings, suicide bombings, assassinations, and kidnappings are the tactics employed by the insurgents to target the country's infrastructure, security forces, government officials, and ordinary citizens. But these methods are not new as we see in this history of the centuries-old tactics used by rebels through the ages, from 10th-century assassins to today. The make-up of Iraq's mushrooming insurgency is as varied as their tactics and actually consists of many splintered groups: Shiites and Sunnis, religious fanatics and secular Saddam loyalists, professional fighters and part-time troublemakers--all with their own agendas. All stepping up the pace of their attacks, and diminishing the hope for a democratic Iraq. The November 2004 Fallujah assault by U.S. and Iraqi troops is the most recent installment against the violence dominating Iraq since the end of official combat in May 2003. We investigate evolution of insurgent tactics and weapons, beginning with America's homegrown insurgency in 1776 and continuing through American experiences in Iraq, fighting a wide-scale urban insurgency. As Coalition Forces fight not only in Fallujah, but also in the Shiite south, we investigate the insurgents' ability to exploit media coverage
Serial killers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the methods and motivations of serial killers and law enforcement's desparate attempt to stop them
Pioneers in space ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the American space program
Mississippi state secrets ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (38)