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Ott, Thomas

Overview
Works: 13 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 1,464 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Biography  Catalogs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: E185.615, 323.4
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Most widely held works by Thomas Ott
Eyes on the prize ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Präzedenz und Nachbarschaft : das albertinische Sachsen und seine Zuordnung zu Kaiser und Reich im 16. Jahrhundert by Thomas Ott ( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Nation of law? 1968-1971 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the government's response to the Black Panther Party, including the FBI's covert work to disrupt black organizations. Also discusses the Attica prison uprising
Little people ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the gradual changes in attitude now taking place among little people and offers an unusual perspective on the average-sized world. Filmed at the National Convention of Little People of America and in the home towns of several dwarfs
Eyes on the prize II America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By the late 1960's, the anger in the poorer urban areas over charges of police brutality was smoldering. In Chicago, Fred Hampton formed a Black Panther Party chapter, at a time when police surveillance of movement activists was increasing. During this same period, inmates at New York's Attica prison took over the prison in an effort to publicize intolerable conditions
Eyes on the prize America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By the late 1960's, the anger in the poorer urban areas over charges of police brutality was smoldering. In Chicago, Fred Hampton formed a Black Panther Party chapter, at a time when police surveillance of movement activists was increasing. During this same period, inmates at New York's Attica prison took over the prison in an effort to publicize intolerable conditions
Eyes on the prize : America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[The program] documents the journey of Black Americans seeking justice, power and identity from the mid-1960's to the mid-1980's and shows the profound effect this movement had on all Americans. Through the historical footage and contemporary interviews, the 8-hour series examines the triumphs and failures of individuals and communities eager to give flesh to the Movement's hard-won gains ... The purpose of the series is to provide a comprehensive, historically accurate and exciting film treatment of this extraordinary period in our nation's history."--excerpts from 1990 Peabody Awards entry form. Focuses on the growth of the Black Panther Party in Illinois under the leadership of Fred Hampton and the 1971 prison riot at Attica, New York
Ain't gonna shuffle no more, 1964-1972 ; A nation of law? 1968-1971 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ain't gonna shuffle no more" shows the emergence of the Black consciousness movement throughout the country in the mid-1960s and early 1970s. World heavyweight champion Cassius Clay struggles to be be called by his Islamic name Muhammad Ali, students at Howard University advocate black studies programs, and black politicians and political activists come to the fore at National Black Political Convention at Gary, Indiana
Deutsche Historiker im Nationalsozialismus ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eyes on the prize II A Nation of law? 1968-1971 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
By the late 1960's, the anger in the poorer urban areas over charges of police brutality was smoldering. In Chicago, Fred Hampton formed a Black Panther Party chapter. During this same period, inmates at New York's Attica prison took over the prison in an effort to publicize intolerable conditions
Die Schwulen Buchläden ( )
in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Promised land 1967-1968 by Henry Hampton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Out of the ashes of the urban rebellions, blacks look for new ways to take control of their communities. This program explores the political path to power for Carl Stokes, the nations first black mayor of a major city. It also describes the founding of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, Calif. and the struggle of black and Hispanic parents in Brooklyn, N.Y. to improve their children's education through community control of the schools
Eyes on the prize. America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Increasing Black activism is met with a violent and sometimes unethical response from local and federal law enforcement agencies. Clashes with the Black Panthers, and the Attica prison riots which resulted in 43 deaths, aggravate already strained relations
 
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