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Gamble, Darwin

Overview
Works: 62 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 73 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Fiction  History  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Instructional television programs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 306.27
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Most widely held works by Darwin Gamble
The Florida growth fund added investments in 2010, but it is still too early to assess total economic impact by Florida( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Final frontier by Open University FF11( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ponce DeLeon brought the first cows into what is now the United States on a voyage to Florida in 1521. Since that time, cattle have played an integral role in the state's heritage. In honor of Florida's 150th birthday, cattle men and women representing every county in the state drove almost 1000 cattle from Yeehaw Junction to Kissimmee. Travel along with the Cracker and Seminole cowhunters on this journey through the state's frontier history
Exotic invasion( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Non-native plants and animals are invading Florida. Some have been imported to add style to the landscape, or to entertain. Others have been brought in for research, agricultural, or industrial purposes. Still others are here by accidental release or escape from shipments to our ports. They thrive in the state's warm environment, and without natural enemies they multiply. Some are so successful that they now threaten Florida's bio-diversity. Producer Martina Schmid looks at a variety of invasive non-native species and efforts to control them
Young, poor and pregnant( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every day in Florida, 71 teenage girls become mothers. The responsibilities of motherhood prevent many of these young women from finishing high school while others give up dreams of attending college and pursuing a career. Many are forced to go on public assistance. Producer Martina Schmid talks with teenage mothers from around the state to examine the circumstances that lead to teenage pregnancy, and what programs and services are available to help them
Dark legacy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Legislative Investigative Committee probed unpopular groups in Florida during the 1950's and 60's. Also known as the Johns Committee, investigators questioned civil rights activists, suspected communists and homosexuals
The statehood trail( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road to Florida statehood in 1845 covered more than three centuries of exploration and conflict. Trace the clashes among Native Americans, European colonists, African Americans, and the U.S. military that characterized the regions's colonial and territorial periods
Trouble in transit( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at some proposed avenues of funding to provide for our surface transportation needs
Back on track( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a ride through the history of Florida's passenger rail service from the very early days to the era of Henry Plant and Henry Flagler, and into the current revival of passenger train travel
Before it's too late( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Governor's Commission for a Sustainable South Florida and the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force are working together to develop a plan that will reverse decades of environmental degradation and find ways to create harmony among a group of often adversarial agencies. Like the problems facing the Task Force, the area of concern is huge - encompassing nearly 16 counties, or 11,000 square miles; running coast to coast from the basin of the Kissimmee River all the way to Key West. Producer Holly Cook talks with members of the federal, state, tribal and local groups involved in this monumental effort
Florida 2000 : state of the future( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the changes and challenges that face Florida as we rapidly approach the turn of the century
Homefront by Gary Fleder( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II sent shock waves through the Sunshine State. Tourist hotels became barracks for soldiers. The sky was alive with aircraft and their crews on training missions. German U-boats sank freighters off Florida's coast, and shipyards were in high gear. Look at how Florida changed forever during World War II
Flight over Pinecastle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 1946 a group of pilots and flight engineers gathered at Pinecastle Army Air Field near Orlando for an historic mission. They conducted glider flight tests with a new aircraft called the Bell XS-1, which would later become the first aircraft to break the sound barrier. Learn about Florida's role in this little known chapter of aviation history
Eatonville( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A look at the city of Eatonville, Florida, one of the first all-black towns to be formed after the Emancipation Proclamation
Predictive models of per capita police expenditures in the central cities by Darwin Gamble( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From welfare to work( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Florida, 216,000 families receive AFDC welfare checks and 600,500 individuals receive food stamps. Most of these families and individuals also receive one or more other forms of public assistance. Governor Lawton Chiles and state lawmakers have created a program that will reform the delivery of welfare in Florida. Examine how the state's Family Transition Program is designed to move recipients for welfare to work
The Marching 100( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Under the direction of Dr. William P. Foster since 1946, Florida A & M University's Marching 100 has revolutionized marching band performances by incorporating contemporary dance steps with high quality musicianship. Famous around the world for its dazzling style and high stepping moves, the Marching 100 has performed all over America, the Caribbean and in Europe. Get an inside look at what is often called "America's band"--The Florida A & M Marching 100
Tough trade offs( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

International trade is creating more jobs than any other economic sector in Florida. Yet many Floridians employed in the agriculture industry are suffering severe hardship as a result of competition from Mexico. Since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the number of commercial tomato farmers in Florida has fallen from 200 to fewer than 90. However, other industries see in Mexico a wealth of opportunity. Producer Elizabeth Winters examines the impact of free trade agreements on Florida's economy
Playbooks or schoolbooks?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Take a look at the academic life of student athletes and examine how Florida's state universities balance the demands of academics and athletics
Nocturnal navigators( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bats play a key role in our environment as the major predators of night-flying insects and the pollinators of many varieties of plants. Several species have been wiped out by habitat loss and careless acts of violence, and still others are threatened. Producer Jermaine Ferguson describes some of Florida's native bats
Values and violent teens( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Because of the increasingly serious nature of their crimes, more juveniles than ever are being tried and convicted in adult courts. Examine the relationship between changing values and juvenile violence
 
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