WorldCat Identities

Graves, Peter 1926-2010

Overview
Works: 511 works in 888 publications in 3 languages and 23,638 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  History  Biographical television programs  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Parody films  Historical television programs  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Host, Interviewee, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Peter Graves
 
Most widely held works by Peter Graves
Airplane! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top secret!: Parody film that pits American rock star Nick Rivers against the dreaded East German High Command. It's a race against time as Nick teams up with Hillary Flammond to find her father before he can create the ultimate super weapon-- the Polaris Mine
The mystery of Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an in-depth look at the tragic life of one the last century's most mysterious writers
William Shakespeare a life of drama( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the greatest writer in the English language, William Shakespeare
Michelangelo artist and man by A. & E. Television Network( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Michelangelo's life and his time, and his works
Winds of war by Robert Mitchum( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells an epic story of military strategy, politics, romance, and family conflict set against the backdrop of world events from 1938 through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Follows naval officer Victor "Pug" Henry as he is sent to Berlin as the U.S. Naval attaché. Shows how "Pug" and his family are drawn into the center of the conflicts that lead to America's involvement in World War II as Germany expands and proceeds to seize several border countries, Italy attempts to establish a Fascist colonial empire under Mussolini, and Japan prepares for a major battle with China
Susan B. Anthony rebel for the cause( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 642 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
Lewis & Clark explorers of the new frontier( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exciting adventure of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, who risked their lives and journeyed over 8,000 miles to chart the overland route to Oregon. Commissioned for the job by President Jefferson, they headed into the wilderness with about 50 men. Along the way, they encountered Indians, collected new plant specimens and minerals, and kept a sharp lookout for grizzly bears. Two years later they returned in triumph
Henry Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story behind the automobile giant whose foresight and vision ushered America into a period of epic change
Jackie Robinson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Graves reviews the life of Jackie Robinson, the American hero whose accomplishments went far beyond the ballpark and who personified a new definition of the phrase All-Star
Alaska by James A Michener( Recording )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic novel of the growth of Alaska from unexplored territory through the gold rush of the 1890's and into the 20th century
These old broads( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three aging divas and their agent all hate each other, but since they are all desperate for money they agree to reunite for a television special
Pioneers of television( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each episode melds interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on televisions founding celebrities. Season two profiles science fiction, crime dramas, kids' shows, and westerns. The Science fiction episode features clips from The twilight zone, Lost in space, Star trek, The lieutenant and Time tunnel. The Western episode features clips from Gunsmoke, Bonanza, The rifleman, The big valley, Daniel Boone, The wild wild west, Maverick, Support your local sheriff, Lady of burlesque, and High chaparral. The Crime dramas episode features clips from Columbo, Dragnet, Freedom highway, Hawaii five-o, I spy, Mannix, Mission impossible, Police woman, Rockford files, Sunset range, Unsolved and Untouchables. The Local kids' TV episode features clips from Wallace and Ladmo show, Bozo's circus, Garfield Goose and friends, Fat Albert and the Cosby kids, Muppet commercials, Sam and friends, Time for Beany, Chuck McCann show, Children's corner, Mr. Rogers' neighborhood, Whizzo the clown, Axel and his dog, Terry tell time, Porky Pig, Romper room and Sesame Street
Benjamin Franklin citizen of the world by Adam Friedman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the eccentric American statesman, Benjamin Franklin
Moses and the Ten Commandments( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was a complex man and a reluctant prophet. But when called upon to save his people, he overcame his doubts and fears and defeated the most powerful empire on earth. Abundant location footage, rare paintings and artifacts are used
Benedict Arnold triumph and treason( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the life of Benedict Arnold. Focuses on Arnold's boyhood, early life in business, and entrance into the service. Also covers his marriage to Peggy Shippen, his heroism in 1777, his eventual treason, his life in England, and his death
Mission: impossible( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Phelps, new head of the IMF (Impossible Mission Force), starts a tape recorder each morning and learns his latest assignment. He picks his team of skilled agents for the next covert mission: Cinnamon Carter is the female seductress, Rollin Hand is the master of disguise, Willie Armitage is the muscle, and Barney Collier is the electronics whiz. With tight, clockwork-precision plots and an array of neat gadgetry, television's coolest spies take us around the world and beyond
Genghis Khan terror and conquest( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and conquests of Genghis Khan, whose empire spread from the Pacific Ocean to the Danube River during the 13th century
George Armstrong Custer America's golden cavalier( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of George Armstrong Custer. A lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army who perished along with more then 200 men who followed him into the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Thomas Jefferson philosopher of freedom by Adam Friedman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statesman, scientist, architect, President - he was America's dashing Renaissance man. But outside of public life, Jefferson was a different man. Was he involved in a messy affair while serving as Mister to France? Why did he die with debts of over $100.000?
Texas by James A Michener( Recording )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the birth, the rise, and the history of Texas. Follows the turbulent lives of Texans from the first daring settlers of the rugged Mexican territory to the oil riggers, tycoons, and power players of today
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.11 for Jackie Rob ... to 0.91 for [Interview ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Airplane!
Alternative Names
Aurness, Peter

Aurness, Peter 1926-2010

Graves, Peter Aurness 1926-2010

Peter Graves acteur amricain

Peter Graves Amerikaans filmacteur

Peter Graves attore statunitense

Peter Graves US-amerikanischer Schauspieler (1926-2010)

Petrus Graves

Грейвс, Питер

פיטר גרייבס

پیتر گراوس

피터 그레이브스

ピーター・グレイブス

彼得格雷夫斯

Languages
Covers
William Shakespeare a life of dramaAlaskaThese old broadsMoses and the Ten CommandmentsTexas