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Harrison, Gregory 1950-

Overview
Works: 127 works in 211 publications in 2 languages and 7,353 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Documentary television programs  Suspense fiction  Film sequels 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: E77, 970.00497
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gregory Harrison
500 nations by Jack Leustig ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
500 Nations is an eight-part documentary that looks back at life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic struggles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact
James A. Michener's Centennial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of Centennial is founded by the young Mennonite Levi Zendt and his bride-to-be. Looks at the effects of the American Civil War on the settlement and the disputes between cattle ranchers and farmers. Shows the plight of Mexican residents who find their rights threatened by a real estate tycoon from back East. Examines more recent dirty politics as two contestants face off over the future of the town and its dwindling natural resources
Air Bud Golden Receiver ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his teenage owner reluctantly becomes the school's new quarterback, Buddy catches the spirit and joins the team. The two find themselves leading the Timberwolves to the state championship. Bud's victory hopes are sidelined when two sinister Russian circus owners take a bite out of everyone's plans and dognaps Buddy for their star attraction
Derailed by James Siegel ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an English teacher at Attica State Prison asks his incarcerated students to write about why they're in prison, he is astounded by the story of Charles Schine. Schine is a white, upper middle-class ad exec who meets Lucinda, a married woman, on the Long Island Railroad. Sharing pictures of their kids soon leads to a rendezvous in a sordid downtown hotel. But before they actually enter the room, they are held up by a man who rapes Lucinda, assaults Charles, and steals both their wallets. He then proceeds to blackmail them. Desperate, Charles hires someone to eliminate him -- but it's the hit man who ends up dead. In a world where no one is who they seem to be, Charles sinks deeper into a labyrinth of deceit, murder, and betrayal, it's clear why Charles is in Attica -- and what he's come to do there
Undercover bridesmaid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tanya Harsin is miserable at her latest job defending Daisy the daughter of Jim Thompson, a Texas mogul. Tanya has been hired to protect Daisy, who has been receiving death treats weeks before her wedding. Harsin struggles to blend in with the bubbly, girly bridesmaides. Almost everyone at the wedding is a legitimate suspect, and this undercover bridesmaid must not lose control of her mission. But will Tanya manage to protect the bride when she's distracted by a handsome friend of the groom?
After all these years ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After celebrating her 25th wedding anniversary, Audrey is stunned when her husband tells her he wants a divorce and is in love with another woman. As if things couldn't get worse, Audrey awakens one night to discover her husband's dead body and becomes the number one suspect in a murder investigation. With no one else to turn to, Audrey enlists herself as her own private investigator with a single mission, to solve the crime and clear her name
A Christmas romance ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A single mother and a banker are about to discover that what they really need the most for Christmas is each other
It's my party by Randal Kleiser ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bright young L.A. architect who is about to lose his battle with AIDS decides to end his life rather than face debilitation, but first he decides to throw the greatest farewell party of all time
Steel pier a new musical : original Broadway cast recording by John Kander ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
500 nations. the rise and fall of the Aztecs ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
HIghlights the Indians of Central Mexico and eyewitness accounts of the Aztec-Spanish War
Mexico the rise and fall of the Aztecs ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. The Indians of Central Mexico and dramatic eyewitness accounts of the Aztec-Spanish war highlight this volume. The magnificent city Tenochtitlan became the center of an empire and the objective of Cortez, who sank his ships so his men could not turn back
Bird's-eye view by J. F Freedman ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While photographing a rare bird on his family's estate in southern Maryland, Fritz Tullis becomes an eyewitness to the murder of a foreign diplomat on the property of his neighbor, a State Department official with ties to the CIA
Running wild ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adventure story when a father uproots his two children and goes to Africa to study elephants and the family tangles with poachers
The ancestors early cultures of North America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. The Anasazi transform the arid Southwest and construct the 800-room Pueblo Bonito, depicted by computer animation. Cliff Palace provides a glimpse into a prospering society. Cahokia was the largest city in the U.S. before 1800, and yet few have ever heard of it
Clash of cultures the people who met Columbus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Native peoples confront Spanish expeditions into the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S. They defy a plundering advance that subjects them to two unconquerable weapons: muskets and disease
Invasion of the coast the first English settlements ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. This program opens in the Arctic, where the search for a northwest passage has a dire impact on the Inuit people. At Jamestown, the story of the Powhatan princess, Pocahontas, unfolds. Pilgrims at Plymouth are introduced to a harvest celebration by the Wampanoagas
Attack on culture "I will fight no more forever" ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The final volume of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America examines the legislative attack on native ways. Today, the renewal of native cultures provides a vital reminder of the glory of America's original people and the hardships they endured
Roads across the plains struggle for the West ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seventh of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Black Kettle and White Antelope pursue a path of peace that meets with tragedy at Sand Creek. Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and other leaders head fierce pockets of resistance to resettlement
Give 'em hell Malone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malone is a private eye with a reputation for being tough. So tough, in fact, he can't be killed. Sent to retrieve a briefcase from a seedy hotel, Malone walks right into a trap set by the city's most notorious crime boss. Bullets, fists and blood fly as Malone battles the hulking Boulder and an army of thugs to protect the case, its mysterious contents and a bombshell client who may be more trouble than she's worth
Removal war and exile in the East ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sixth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Tales of tragedy and heroism unfold as the U.S. policy of removal uproots tribes from their homes. Tecumseh challenges the tide of history, seizing the War of 1812 as the means to restore Indian sovereignty. Tsali bargains his life for the fate of his Cherokee people
 
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English (62)
German (1)
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