WorldCat Identities

Weisberger, Bernard A. 1922-

Overview
Works: 179 works in 555 publications in 4 languages and 23,789 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  History  Biographies  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Creator, Translator
Classifications: PS3537.T3234, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Bernard A Weisberger
 
Most widely held works by Bernard A Weisberger
The Roosevelts : an intimate history by PBS Distribution (Firm)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentaire portant sur Théodore, Franklin et Eleanor Roosevelt, trois membres d'une des familles les plus importantes et influentes de la politique américaine
They gathered at the river : the story of the great revivalists and their impact upon religion in America by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

269.2* Includes bibliography
Statue of Liberty by Ken Burns( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Filmmaker Ken Burns presents the definitive portrait of this great lady of the American imagination, in a program that won nominations for both an Academy Award and an Emmy. Follow her life, from her creation by French sculptor Auguste Bartholdi, through her painstaking construction and accident-prone dedication in 1886. Interviews with ordinary Americans reveal a deep understanding of the unique place the statue holds in our hearts"--Publisher's website
The American heritage history of the American people by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The La Follettes of Wisconsin : love and politics in progressive America by Bernard A Weisberger( )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dynastic political families have been an American tradition since the birth of the Republic. Indeed, a good part of our entire political history could be written simply by setting out the family histories of the Adamses, Roosevelts, Longs, and Kennedys. To that illustrious list must be added the La Follettes of Wisconsin, and they are brought vividly to life as never before in this collective biography by veteran journalist Bernard Weisberger
Cold War, cold peace : the United States and Russia since 1945 by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides accounts of the major confrontations of the Cold War since 1945
The District of Columbia : the seat of government by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

21 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The atmosphere of the nation's Capitol is described and photographed through its changing face and political activities
America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800 by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrates the presidential election of 1800 and its impact on American history, drawing in elements such as the friendship between Adams and Jefferson, the beginnings of government under the Constitution, and partisan warfare
The American newspaperman by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

32 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abolitionism: disrupter of the democratic system or agent of progress? by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dream maker : William C. Durant, founder of General Motors by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius Vanderbilt by Bernard A Weisberger( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius Vanderbilt was a colossal figure. By wise investment, shrewd manipulation, and the use of his fists, he died the wealthiest man in the United States. His life was an epic of the steam age. Here, in this essay by the eminent historian Bernard A. Weisberger, is his extraordinary story
Reporters for the Union by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalistic exploits in the first war thoroughly covered by the press
John D. Rockefeller by Bernard A Weisberger( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. P. Morgan by Bernard A Weisberger( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall and stiff, J. P. Morgan looked the part of an emperor. And he acted like one, too, making two United States presidents meet his terms to save the country from financial panic. His great power and princely style of life made him a living symbol of the might of money. Here, in this essay by the respected historian Bernard A. Weisberger, is his remarkable story
The Congress by Ken Burns( Visual )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and promise of the country's most important and least understood institutions. The film chronicles the personalities, events and issues that have animated the first 200 years of congress
Captains of industry by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included: Cornelius Vanderbilt, Cyrus McCormick, James Hill, John D. Rockefeller, John Pierpont Morgan. Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford
The new industrial society by Bernard A Weisberger( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WPA guide to America : the best of 1930s America as seen by the Federal Writers' Project( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grapes of wrath by John Steinbeck( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a farm family's Depression-era journey from the Dustbowl of Oklahoma to the California migrant labor camps in search of a better life
 
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Cold War, cold peace : the United States and Russia since 1945
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Cold War, cold peace : the United States and Russia since 1945America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
Alternative Names
Bernard Weisberger Amerikaans historicus

Bernard Weisberger historiador estadounidense

Bernard Weisberger historiador estatunidenc

Bernard Weisberger historiador estauxunidense

Bernard Weisberger historian amerikan

Bernard Weisberger historien américain

Bernard Weisberger staraí Meiriceánach

Bernard Weisberger storico statunitense

Weisberger, Bernard

Weisberger, Bernard Allen 1922-

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Languages
English (236)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

German (1)