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Friedman, Adam

Overview
Works: 19 works in 85 publications in 3 languages and 6,684 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Children's films  Documentary television programs  Juvenile works  Biographical television programs  Drama  Animated films  Educational films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Adam Friedman
Michelangelo : artist and man by Creighton Gilbert( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He is one of the greatest artists of all time, a man whose name has become synonymous with the word masterpiece: Michelangelo Buonarotti. Creator of unparalleled works of art painted on canvas and plaster, carved in marble and built from stone, Michelangelo created a legacy of art treasured by the world: The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the heroic marble sculpture of David, and the central plan for Saint Peter's Cathedral in Rome. Was he the tortured and lonely man who suffered agonies in pursuit of his art, as he is often portrayed?
The War of 1812 by Arts and Entertainment Network ; History channel (Television network) ; New Video Group( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In volume two, "The Battle of New Orleans" shows how General Andrew Jackson led a motley group of Creoles, freeborn blacks, local Native Americans and poorly armed frontiersmen to defeat the British army effectively ending the War of 1812, while "Andrew Jackson: A Man for the People" explores the life of Andrew Jackson, known as "Old Hickory", during his Presidency, which he won on the strength of a reputation earned during the War of 1812. "The Ironclads" examines the development of the iron clad warship, which represented a radical advance over all earlier ships, effectively rendering the wooden navies of the world obsolete overnight. "Surviving an 1812 Battleship" provides a look at what ordinary sailors faced when engaging the enemy inside an 1812 battleship
Pocahontas by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pocahontas: native American princess, ambassador, stateswoman, peacemaker, visionary, and friend. An intimate portrait of a remarkable young woman whose brief life left an indelible mark on a fledgling nation
Benjamin Franklin : citizen of the world by Adam Friedman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the American Renaissance man, Benjamin Franklin. An inventor and civic leader, he became a revolutionary at age 70. As a statesman, he was appointed as America's first ambassador to France and became the chief architect of the Treaty of Paris
Susan B. Anthony : rebel for the cause( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life of Susan B. Anthony who fought for women's rights, especially the right to vote. Combining archival photographs with dramatic recreations and interviews, shows how Anthony endured threats and ridicule for her efforts to reform unfair laws that governed women
The American Revolution : one nation's rise to independence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the American Revolution using reenactments, commentaries by historical and military experts, and archival materials featuring the people, places and events from 1773 to the end of the war
Cleopatra : destiny's queen by Monte Markham( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her name is synonymous with beauty, power and seduction. She was ruler of Egypt, Caesar's mistress and Mark Antony's lover. Presents the life of the most alluring woman of the ancient world
George Washington : the man who wouldn't be king by Rembrandt Peale( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his youth of privilege to his inauguration as the nation's first President, here is George Washington's remarkable life
Thomas Jefferson : philosopher of freedom by Adam Friedman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public life of Jefferson was exemplary, but his private life was flawed
Biography the first conquistador( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mention the name Ponce de León, and most people will recall his futile search for the mythical Fountain of Youth. But there is far more to the life of the great explorer ... Ponce de León gained fame when he voyaged to the Americas with Columbus in the 16th century. There, he discovered Florida and served as Puerto Rico's first governor"--Slipcase
Race for glory : auto racing and faith( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stock car racing is one of America's most popular sports with more than 75 million fans nationwide, and growing. For many racers, the winning values of team, family and faith inspire them on and off the track
Shout gladi gladi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shout Gladi Gladi profiles the heroic efforts to rescue African women and girls from obstetric fistula, a medical condition that can turn them into reviled outcasts. About 2 million women and girls in Africa and parts of Asia are living with the condition, with 50-100,000 new cases each year. Those that survive are incontinent and shunned from normal life in their villages. Filmed in Kenya, Malawi and Sierra Leone, Shout Gladi Gladi spotlights the quest of Ann Gloag, a former nurse, who drives a movement to save these vulnerable women from this preventable and treatable condition, and presents the women's stirring stuggles."--Container
Great commanders. the first American hero( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He led a rag-tag array of farmers and woodsmen to victory over the greatest army in the world ... and then oversaw the formation of a new nation. And he became president under the idea that people can govern themselves"--Container
The War of 1812( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle of New Orleans shows how General Andrew Jackson led a motley group of Creoles, freeborn blacks, local Native Americans and poorly armed frontiersmen to defeat of the British army effectively ending the War of 1812. Biography: Andrew Jackson : a man for the people shows how Andrew Jackson, known as "Old Hickory", took office in 1828 as President of the United States building on a reputation for leadership earned in battle during the War of 1812. The great ships: the Ironclads presents how In the 19th century, the iron clad warships represented a radical advance over all earlier war ships making the wooden Navies of the world obsolete overnight. Extreme history: surviving an 1812 battleship provides a look at what it was like to engage the enemy from inside an 1812 battleship
Attila : scourge of God by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The name Attila the Hun conjures up images of bloodthirsty barbarians decimating an innocent European populace by sword and fire, but in other parts of the world, the reputation of the king of the Huns is altogether different. This fifth-century ruler was shrewd and intelligent, charismatic and compassionate. Attila the Hun used his most forceful attributes to forge a loose confederation of nomadic tribes into the most fearsome military machine of its time
Early expansion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2. The battle of New Orleans shows how General Andrew Jackson led a motley group of Creoles, freeborn blacks, local Native Americans and poorly armed frontiersmen to defeat the British army effectively ending the War of 1812. -- Biography: Andrew Jackson : a man for the people, shows how Andrew Jackson, known as "Old Hickory", took office in 1828 as President of the United States building on a reputation for leadership earned in battle during the War of 1812. -- The great ships: the Ironclads, presents how in the 19th century, the iron clad war ships represented a radical advance over all earlier war ships making the wooden Navies of the world obsolete overnight. -- Extreme history: surviving an 1812 battleship, provides a look at what it was like to engage the enemy from inside an 1812 battleship
Joshua L. Chamberlain : professor and general( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis & Clark, explorers of the new frontier ; Andrew Jackson : a man for the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis & Clark: Tells the story of the Lewis and Clark expedition to chart the unknown territories of the United States
Nanotechnology in dermatology by Adnan Nasir( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanotechnology in Dermatology is the first book of its kind to address all of the important and rapidly growing aspects of nanotechnology as it relates to dermatology. In the last few years there has been an explosion in research and development for products and devices related to nanotechnology, including numerous applications for consumers, physicians, patients, and industry. Applications are underway in medicine and dermatology for the early detection, diagnosis, and targeted therapy of disease, and nanodesigned materials and devices are expected to be faster, smaller, more powerful, more efficient, and more versatile than their traditional counterparts. Written by experts working in this exciting field, Nanotechnology in Dermatology specifically addresses nanotechnology in consumer skin care products, in the diagnosis of skin disease, in the treatment of skin disease, and the overall safety of nanotechnology. The book also discusses future trends of this ever-growing and changing field, providing dermatologists, pharmaceutical companies, policy makers, and consumer cosmetics companies with a clear understanding of the advantages and challenges of nanotechnology today
 
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