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Savitch, Jessica

Overview
Works: 47 works in 75 publications in 2 languages and 3,723 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Case studies  Interviews  Personal narratives 
Classifications: PN4874.S297, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Jessica Savitch, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jessica Savitch
Vietnam memorial ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the five-day National Salute to Vietnam Veterans sponsored by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, during which veterans and their families rallied in Washington, D.C. to dedicate the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Constitution Gardens
Abortion clinic ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four womens' cases are highlighted, and their reasons for having or not having an abortion are discussed
Abortion clinic ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four womens' cases are highlighted, and their reasons for having or not having an abortion are discussed
Looking for Mao ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tours modern China, illustrating cultural and social changes since Mao Tse-tung's death. Contrasts the philosophy of the Cultural Revolution with the realities of Chinese life, and compares urban and rural life. Stresses Mao's continuing influences on China's future
The Russians are here ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows Russian immigrants in the New York and Philadelphia areas and presents the Soviet view of American freedom
Anchorwoman by Jessica Savitch ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An autobiography describing the NBC news reporter and anchorwoman's personal life and career achievements
Crossfire El Salvador ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a view of the war in El Salvador from the people of that country. Two journalists share their experiences reporting this war
Air crash ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gunfight, U.S.A ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tries to pierce the debate on the explosive issue of handgun control
Crossfire El Salvador ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spies among us by NBC Productions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who decides disability? by Sherry Jones ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pentagon, Inc ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Frontline investigates the power of the Pentagon as a business and economic force in the domestic economy. Politicians find themselves chasing Pentagon dollars for the jobs those dollars create in their districts; scientists and universities find themselves dependent on the military if they want to do research in many high-tech areas." -- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/programs/info/106.html
An Unauthorized history of the NFL ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses illegal betting on football, the role of the mob in football betting, and connections between football players, coaches, and owners and organized crime
Who decides disability? by Sherry Jones ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes fact-finding and decision-making processes in determining who is eligible for social security disability payments
Moneylenders ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Developing countries have borrowed hundreds of billions of dollars from Western banks. Some of the biggest borrowers, Brazil and Mexico,are struggling even to repay the interest. Correspondent Anthony Sampson finds that threats to repudiate the loans are causing American bankers to fear financial catastrophe." -- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/programs/info/124.html
A Chinese affair ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"For thirty-four years, those who fled to Taiwan in the wake of the Communist victory have had only their memories and fantasies of mainland China. Now they want to know much more, and a political struggle is underway to determine how Taiwan will relate to the mainland." -- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/programs/info/104.html
Decision 80 election night and conventions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Daisy, the story of a facelift ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Daisy is 55 and terrified of growing old. She feels she needs a facelift. From the moment of her decision, Frontline follows her through all the procedures, but the heart of the story is an exploration of values, character, cosmetics, and the business of plastic surgery." -- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/programs/info/110.html
In the shadow of the Capitol ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Frontline correspondent Charles Cobb journeys to a Washington, DC that tourists rarely see. The nation's capital, seventy-five percent black, faces widespread poverty, [despite being] run by some of the civil-rights movement's most effective and militant organizers, including Mayor Marion Barry." -- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/programs/info/103.html
 
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Alternative Names
Savitch, Jessica Beth 1947-1983
サヴィッチ, ジェシカ
Languages
English (62)
Japanese (2)
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