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Dury, Barbara

Overview
Works: 12 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 330 library holdings
Genres: Television news programs  History  Interviews  Documentary films  Biography  Guidebooks  Patents  Art  Newspapers  Case studies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: QP624, 614.49
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Dury
Outbreak! The new plagues( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses humankind's seeming victory over infectious diseases during the 1940s through the 1960s. Gives a history of the AIDS epidemic. Also discusses the outbreak of the ebola virus in Africa and the outbreak of a new hantavirus in the southwestern United States
60 minutes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morley Safer goes back to a 1965 CBS Evening News broadcast and revisits a group of American soldiers who in 1965 were facing the reality of war for the first time - in Vietnam
The DNA revolution( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points out that the U.S. has the highest rate of incarceration among developed countries. This has led to prison overcrowding and violence permeates prison life. Prison terms seldom serve as a deterrent to crime and harsh punishment appears to be counterproductive
20th century with Mike Wallace. the new plagues( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the major epidemics of the 20th century, focusing on the flu epidmic of 1918, the polio epidemic, and AIDS
The perils of whistle blowing( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the lengths to which companies will go to discredit those who stand against them. Explores the case of Dr. Jeffrey Wigand, who broke ranks with the tobacco industry and revealed the truth about its long-standing (and long-denied) practice of tampering with nicotine levels in cigarettes
20th century with Mike Wallace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the major epidemics of the 20th century, focusing on the flu epidemic of 1918, the polio epidemic, and AIDS
Toxic agents viruses and chemical and biological warfare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores viruses, bacterial diseases, and biological and chemical warfare. Looks at the history of each and what new outbreaks are on the horizon. Discover viral killers brought on by profound changes in the environment and human behavior including influenza, AIDS, Ebola and hantavirus. The myths surrounding chemical and biological warfare are exposed while alerting viewers to the real danger they present. Learn how the various toxins work and what can be done to protect people from them
60 minutes. Judge Judith Scheindlin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a 60 Minutes classic, Correspondent Morley Safer revisits a woman he first met a decade ago. This story was last broadcast on April 30, 2003. Her name is Judge Judith Sheindlin
60 minutes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a recent government study it was estimated that 9% of identity theft cases were committed by family members of the victims. Lesley Stahl reports
60 minutes classic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four years ago, the longest, most divisive war in U.S. history finally came to an end. A decade ago, 60 Minutes' Morley Safer focused on some forgotten veterans of the Vietnam War. At that point, most Americans were oblivious to the fact that 10,000 women, mostly nurses, served in Vietnam
January 28, 1986 the Challenger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks into allegations that the 1986 Challenger disaster was predictable, due to technical flaws known to NASA, but was nevertheless risked for political reasons
60 minutes II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Update of a segment broadcast on 60 minutes, 1991. Includes the original segment in which Mike Wallace interviews guards and inmates at Rikers Island. Update reports on how conditions have changed
 
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English (19)