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Schlesinger, Joe

Overview
Works: 80 works in 127 publications in 3 languages and 1,123 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Educational films  Internet videos  Exhibition catalogs  History  Biography  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Creator, Translator, Redactor, Illustrator, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: D804.66.W56, 940.5318092
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Most widely held works about Joe Schlesinger
 
Most widely held works by Joe Schlesinger
Nicky's family( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicky's Family tells the nearly forgotten story of Nicholas Winton, an Englishman who organized the rescue of 669 Czech and Slovak children just before the outbreak of World War II
Kunst der Reformationszeit : Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Hauptstadt der DDR : Ausstellung im Alten Museum vom 26. August bis 13. November 1983( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in German and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Power of good : Nicholas Winton( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the fall of 1938, Nicholas Winton took a pleasure trip to Prague, Czechoslovakia. He saw that Czech children in the Sudetenland were stateless. He understood that these refugee children would soon be doomed by Hitler. Although Winton was only 28 years old, he knew he had to take action. He devised a rescue operation to save these children. This inspiring documentary tells how an ordinary man took extraordinary action."--Container
Les sources françaises du socialisme scientifique by Roger Garaudy( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hana's Suitcase( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary tells the story behind Karen Levine's award-winning children's book, "Hana's Suitcase". A holocaust story brought to life, the film recounts the efforts of Japanese historian, Fumiko Ishioka, the director of the Tokyo Holocaust Education and Resource Center, who traced the journey of a 13-year-old holocaust victim, Hana Brady, through her suitcase. Her quest led to a surviving brother, George Brady, in Canada and the creation of the book
Die Nacht endete in Tours Die Geburt d. Kommunistischen Partei Frankreichs by Jean Fréville( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Winton : the power of good( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Czech and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary reconstruction of the events of 1939 which led to the rescue of 669 children
Who Is a Real Canadian?( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporter Joe Schlesinger documents the clash between official multiculturalism and the practical reality of living with diversity in Canada. Growing diversity is stimulating some tough questions about Canadian values and of what it means to be Canadian. Taking Surrey, B.C. as a microcosm, the report looks back at the origins of Canada's multicultural policy and examines its possible future
The People Speak : Four Canadian Elections( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The results of elections in New Brunswick, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories are reviewed. Their implications in light of the new constitutional proposals are also examined
Thatsachen und folgerungen aus dem wirken des allgemeinen raumes by Josef Schlesinger( )

2 editions published in 1892 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great U.S. Health Care Debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after assuming office U.S. President Barack Obama announced plans to reform his country's health care system. The announcement set off a furious debate with both sides citing Canada's Medicare system to back up their arguments. In this News in Review story we'll look at why the American system needs to be reformed and one good reason Canada's system might be better
Nicholas Winton the power of good( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in Czech and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary reconstruction of the events of 1939 which led to the rescue of 669 children
Islam : an overview( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In light of the events of September 11, 2001, and a renewed focus on Islam, senior correspondent Joe Schlesinger presents an essay on this major world religion in which we look at its history and the conflicts that have shaped it
Zum Ausgleich mit Ungarn : Verstaatlichung des Geldwesens in Oesterreich durch das Volksgeld by Josef Schlesinger( Book )

4 editions published between 1896 and 1898 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truth, Lies and Confessions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular police interrogation method is seen as a success for all the confessions it helps elicit from suspects. Detractors acknowledge its success but also claim it can pressure people into confessing to crimes they did not commit
Canada's upper house : do we need the senate?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For many supporters of a constitutional monarchy, the Canadian Senate and its "sober second thought" represent a safeguard to the abuse of power. However, patronage issues and senate reform or even abolition have once again been in the news. This report looks at the historical and constitutional rationale for an Upper Chamber, current views, and even misinformation about the Senate
German Reunification( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reunification of Germany is put in its historical context with important archival footage and a personal report from Joe Schlesinger in Berlin
French riots : nights of rage and fire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early November 2006 a state of emergency was declared in France after riots erupted across the country. For more than three weeks, thousands of young people went on a rampage every night. They burned cars, battled police and forced authorities to take extreme measures to restore order. In this News in Review story we'll show you how the rioting turned some French cities and towns into battlegrounds. And we'll take a close-up look at the root causes of the violence
The North Korean Nuclear Crisis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early October 2006, North Korea shocked the world by carrying out its first test of a nuclear bomb. The United Nations reacted to the underground explosion by imposing sanctions. But the North Koreans remained defiant. In this News in Review story we'll take a look at how the crisis developed. We'll also travel to North Korea for a rare look at that secretive communist country
 
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Alternative Names
Joe Schlesinger Canadees journalist

Joe Schlesinger Canadian television journalist

Joe Schlesinger journaliste canadien

Joe Schlesinger periodista canadianu (1928–2019)

Joe Schlesinger periodista canadiense

Schlesinger, Josef 1928-2019

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Languages
English (45)

German (19)

Czech (2)