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Heimer, Greg

Overview
Works: 58 works in 79 publications in 1 language and 2,486 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Miscellanea  Historical films  Documentary television programs 
Classifications: KF4541.Z9, 353
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Most widely held works by Greg Heimer
Understanding government : the executive branch( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the powers of the President from a legal and historical point of view. Shows how past Presidents had differing opinions on executive power. Noted educators and elected officials offer insight on this important facet of American political science
Understanding government( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the three branches : Executive Branch, Legislative Branch, and Judicial Branch. Includes information on how United States government is set up with a checks and balances system. Offers some insights through comments by educators and elected officials
United States Constitution and Bill of Rights( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to the Constitution of the United States. Also discusses all the subsequent amendments made to the U.S. Constitution. These amendments include such important national issues as slvery, prohibition, and the extension of voting rights to all citizens
United States Constitution( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses American political science experts as well as live action and documentary photography to explain and amplify the United States Constitution
United States Bill of Rights and constitutional amendments( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to The Constitution of the United States. Also discusses all the subsequent amendments made to the U.S. Constitution. These amendments include such important national issues as slavery, prohibition, and the extension of voting rights to all citizens
Understanding government( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the second branch of the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the Senate and the House of Representatives in the United States. Includes a look at the role checks and balances play between the two houses and political parties and offers the insights of educators and elected officials
The Declaration of Independence by Andrew Schlessinger( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the political forces that existed before 1776 and the socioeconomic realities which made it necessary to declare to the world our independence from Great Britain. It examines the body of knowledge that contributed to the Declaration of Independence, such as the Magna Carta of 1215
Understanding government( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the judicial branch of the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the federal court system in the United States. Includes a discussion of landmark Supreme Court decisions and the insights of educators and elected officials
The age of enlightenment by Marilyn Chase( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Enlightenment, which began in France, spread to other countries of Europe and eventually to America, shifted thinking from reliance on the Church to self-reliance. It fostered a change from blind faith to inquiring minds. It encouraged the investgation of new ideas. The popular phrase "question authority" very well could have come out of The Enlightenment. It gave fuel to both the French and American Revolutions. It is a period of history intrinsically French in its origins but predominately American in its impact
The United States Constitution & Bill of Rights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to the Constitution of the United States. Also discusses all the subsequent amendments made to the U.S. Constitution. These amendments include such important national issues as slavery, prohibition, and the extension of voting rights to all citizens
The scientific revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using scholars from the University of California, Los Angeles, and California Lutheran University, live action and documentary photography, this enlightening video series follows a chronological journey through the Scientific Revolution, examining the contributions of the various pioneers of the period
The Reformation by Eugen Weber( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents issues arising during "The Reformation," which was a period of great religious change and upheaval throughout the western world
The age of discovery by J. H Parry( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the worldwide exploration that began in the mid-15th century, the motivations for exploration, and pioneers such as Bartolomeu Dias, Christopher Columbus, Amerigo Vespucci, Vasco da Gama and Ferdinand Magellan
The colonization of North America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the colonization of North America, from the European situations that encouraged migration to America, to the adventurous explorers and settlers and their quests for riches or religious freedom, to the friendships and conflict between the colonists and Native Americans
Creating a new nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on the period of history when our county was first created and starting to grow. The U.S. Constitution has proven to be a "living document" that adapts to the changing times. The Federalist papers presented arguments of ratifying the Constitution. The Bill of Rights contains the first ten amendments to the Constitution, providing protection to citizens. Washington's farewell address gives Washington's parting thoughts and is considered to be one of the most profound statements of American political philosophy
The Revolutionary era( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The documents our predecessors left us contain a written record of our history and bear witness to who we are and how our democracy evolved. This video looks at the documents that come from the Revolutionary era
Documents of destiny( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American democracy has a lineage of written records that show the development of the nation, each document building on the one before it. This video looks at documents deterring activities against the government, avoiding war, declaring war and ending war, as well as the document that established the principle of judicial review
Documents of destiny : national expansion (1832-1848)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accounts of several historic documents, mostly treaties, that were instrumental to the physical expansion of United States boundaries between 1832 and 1848
Documents of destiny( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at documents conceived during a critical period of growth
Documents of destiny( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accounts of several historic documents, mostly treaties, that were instrumental to the physical expansion of United States boundaries between 1832 and 1848
 
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