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Stacker, Peter

Overview
Works: 92 works in 142 publications in 1 language and 2,146 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Interviews  Documentary films  History  Biography  Case studies  Nature television programs  Television programs  Filmed interviews  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: GC221.2, 363.349
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Stacker
Hauntings by Stacy Twilley( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hauntings is an episode from the television series "The unexplained."
Hurricanes : deadly wind, deadly rain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents some of the deadliest hurricanes to hit America prior to 1998 and paints a chilling portrait of nature's overwhelming destructive power. Also discusses the strides scientists have made in understanding and predicting these storms
Tsunami : killer wave( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the amazing account of the deadly tsunamis that rocked the Hawaiian shores in 1946 and 1960. Explores how these massive waves form and why forecasting them remains so difficult
Tornado alley( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tornado Alley ventures into the eye of the storm to examine nature's most destructive force: tornados. Learn about the twisters that literally scarred America, from the Natchez Tornado of 1840 to the Plainfield Disaster of 1990, and hear the incredible story of the Tri-State Tornado of 1925, which killed nearly 700 people. Experts also reveal the latest advances in tornado detection, which help limit the stunning losses these meteorological terrors can cause."--Container
Winning the game : the rough-and-tumble business of sports( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This episode of CEO Exchange offers an insiders' glimpse into the high-stakes world of professional sports from two executives who know it best. David Stern, Commissioner of the National Basketball Association, has taken his sport to new heights while trying to keep viewers from heading for the exits. Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig has sought to level the field between big market and small market teams while playing defense about alleged steroid use by athletes. It's a world of big egos, and very big money. The basketball and baseball commissioners are both seeking that winning formula for continued success
ESP, dreams and disasters by Arts and Entertainment Network( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the circumstances surrounding the 1986 explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, as well as other tragedies such as plane crashes, earthquakes, and the death of an American soldier in Vietnam. In all of the cases, psychics maintain that they had premonitions of the fatal events before they occurred, and question whether their extra-sensory powers could have been used to prevent the deaths of thousands
CEO exchange( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicolas Hayek, chief executive officer of the Swatch Group, and Domenico De Sole, president and CEO of Gucci Group, discuss their views on building multilevel global brands, the vital importance of image, and American versus European business theory. In addition, MBA students and faculty ask questions about how to reinvigorate tired brands and the effect of saturating markets with brands that thrive on uniqueness
Shaken to the core : Alaskan earthquake( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the disastrous effects of a magnitude 9.2 earthquake, the most powerful ever recorded in North America, that struck Alaska on March 27, 1964, killing 131 people, 122 of whom died as a result of the ensuing tsunami. Survivors describe the dramatic rescues and heartbreaking losses from the quake, which also caused devastating rockslides and avalanches
Feeding and fueling the world : healthier alternatives for planet Earth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet two resourceful CEOs who are revolutionizing the way people think about food and energy around the globe. After decades in the oil industry, Patricia Woertz has brought renewed energy to Archer Daniels Midland, now the leading producer of biofuels like ethano while still making food products for the world. At Deere & Company, Bob Lane is combining the traditional quality of the legendary equipment manufacturer with modern technology to harvest crops in the most efficient manner
Power of prayer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman with chronic lymphedema is inexplicably cured after visiting the shrine of Sister Faustina in Krakow, Poland. After an extensive process of verification and documentation, her recovery was deemed a miracle by the Vatican in 1993. Diagnosed with breast cancer, a woman is given only a few months to live after doctors are forced to discontinue chemotherapy. Following a prayer ceremony and a laying of hands at her Baptist church, she makes an astounding recovery and remains free of cancer more than six years later. These are the stories of people who attribute their miraculous recoveries from illness to prayer. Examine the scientific research that attempts to link prayer to medical recovery. Listen to national experts as they debate the findings and offer interpretations
Internet shopping in the 21st century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of one-hour television specials features in-depth, candid interviews with internationally recognized and respected CEOs in conversation about high-level business issues. Jeff Greenfield interviews Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com and David Dyer, president and CEO of Land's End, to discuss e-commerce. Students and faculty at the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School in the studio audience ask additional questions
Nature's fury( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the devastating powers of tornadoes, hurricanes, volcanoes, and other earth-shattering forces of nature. Looks at the power and unpredictability of natural disasters: earthquakes, tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods
Sexual attraction( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How are we able to explain sexual attraction? This and other issues relating to human sexuality are discussed
Cannibals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although considered the most abhorrent of taboos, cannibalism has always been a part of human culture, whether for survival, as the result of a compulsion, or as a social norm. This film explores its ancient origins and examines contemporary incidents from the Donner Party tragedy to Jeffrey Dahmer
Capturing the checkered flag : winning customers through savvy sports marketing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This episode of CEO EXCHANGE features two CEOs who know the importance of a winning marketing strategy. Through popular competitions like the Nextel Cup, NASCAR's Brian France has driven millions of fans to enjoy the sport. And by maintaining pole position as one of NASCAR's chief sponsors, Gary Forsee has Sprint Nextel on track to lap the competition. No sport has accelerated this sports marketing trend more than auto racing, now watched by more Americans than any other sport except football. Corporate sponsorship brings in $1.5 billion dollars a year for NASCAR, twice what the National Football League and Major League Baseball combined. One of NASCAR's most enthusiastic corporate sponsors is Sprint Nextel, and these two CEOs are firing on all cylinders in the race to attract new customers
John Wayne Gacy : a monster in disguise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profile of the "killer clown" John Wayne Gacy, model citizen and family man, who murdered over 30 young men and boys
Creating the 21st century ceo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RÉSUMÉ : The man largely responsible for creating businesses current obsession with the Internet -- Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape, and broadband warrior Thomas Jermoluk, CEO of Excite@Home, talk about the future impact of the Internet on business and the evolving role of being a CEO in the 21st century. Topics include : the future of the Internet, taking risks, and advice to the next generation of business leaders
The built-to-order revolution( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Dell, chief executive officer of Dell Computer Corporation, and Frederick Smith, chief executive officer of FedEx Corporation, talk about their experiences in desiging products and services that are specifically tailored to their customers' needs
Keeping up with the Jetsons : making lives better through innovation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet two CEOs who are leading their venerable companies into the modern era. At General Electric, Jeff Immelt continues to put a charge into the "Most Admired Company" in the United States while making infrastructure and environmental solutions the new engines for growth. Irene Rosenfeld has fresh ideas in store at Kraft Foods, where she is expanding markets for classic brands like Velveeta, Jell-O, Oreos and Oscar Mayer, while developing new lines of healthy and ready-to-eat packaged foods
Defense, aerospace, and cyberspace( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Condit, chief executive officer of the Boeing Company, and Kent Kresa, chief executive officer of Northrop Grumman, talk about the future of the defense and aerospace industries
 
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Hurricanes : deadly wind, deadly rain
Alternative Names
Stacker, Pete

Languages
English (52)

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