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Stacker, Peter

Overview
Works: 84 works in 135 publications in 1 language and 2,118 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Case studies  History  Biography  Documentary films  Drama 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: BF1472.U6, 133.10973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Stacker
Hauntings by Stacy Twilley ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 400 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 158 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 129 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 )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 112 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 82 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
Building multilevel global brands ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicolas Hayek, chief executive officer of the Swatch Group, and Domenico De Sole, chief executive officer of the Gucci Group, talk about their experiences in reviving their international businesses
ESP, dreams and disasters by Arts and Entertainment Network ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 71 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
Power of prayer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 67 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 63 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
Sexual attraction ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How are we able to explain sexual attraction? This and other issues relating to human sexuality are discussed
Nature's fury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 46 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
Feeding and fueling the world healthier alternatives for planet Earth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet two resourceful CEOs who are revolutionizing the way we 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 ethanol 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. Two CEOs plowing new ground to meet the needs of the 21st century
The Built-to-order revolution ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 44 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
John Wayne Gacy a monster in disguise ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 40 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
Capturing the checkered flag winning customers through savvy sports marketing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 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
Creating the 21st century ceo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Greenfield interviews Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape and Thomas Jermoluk, chairman and former CEO of Excite@Home, to discuss the Internet, taking risks and advice to future business people. Students and faculty at the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business ask additional questions
Defense, aerospace & cyberspace ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 36 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
Exorcists ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The movie "The Exorcist" captivated the country in 1972. Most people did not know that the film was based on a true story. Hear the story from some of the priests who performed the 1949 exorcism on a 14-year-old boy from Maryland. Examine the history of exorcism and see how "modern" exorcisms are carried out by psychologists
Tornado alley ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents some of the most destructive and terrifying tornadoes in American history, and pays particular attention to the massive Tri-State Tornado of 1925. It combines archival footage with eyewitness accounts, and illustrates the devastating effects of tornadoes, and how improvements in warning systems have reduced the number of casualties from recent tornadoes
Keeping up with the Jetsons making lives better through innovation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 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
 
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Alternative Names
Stacker, Pete
Languages
English (46)
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