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Powell, Jody 1943-2009

Overview
Works: 40 works in 60 publications in 2 languages and 2,628 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Sources  Biography  Chronology  Pictorial works  Documentary television programs  Music  Television mini-series 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: E872, 973.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jody Powell
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of visually recorded American oratory and discusses the evolution of how, through technology, politicians appear to the public. Each segment has narrative perspective and visual clips which portray that historical era
Three press secretaries on the presidency and the press : Jody Powell, George Reedy, Jerry terHorst by Jody Powell ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This program features speeches by several major orators of the modern political era, including Representative Barbara Jordan's stunningly eloquent appeal for nonpartisan judgment at the Nixon impreachment hearings. Ronald Reagan shows why he was known as the 'great communicator' in his 1981 inaugural address. Former New York Governor Mario Cuom's resounding keynote speech at the 1984 Democratic Convention, as well as an emotion-charged 1984 campaign speech by Jesse Jackson, are also included"--Container
Great American speeches ; 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth in a six part series tracing the history of visually recorded American oratory with commentary and film clips which place each speech in historical perspective. This program contains speeches by two of the 20th century's greatest orators: John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr. Included are Kennedy's inaugural address, the American University speech calling for an end to nuclear proliferation, and the politically charged "Ich bin ein Berliner" address delivered at the Berlin Wall. King's moving "I have a dream" speech to civil rights marchers in Washington and parts of his prophetic "When a man has already died" speech are also featured
Great American speeches ; 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History, politics, rhetoric, and journalism: these disparate subjects collide and at times combine in the speeches of great orators. This series brings mainstream political history to life through the medium of oratory and public address, presenting excerpts of more than thirty-five historically and rhetorically significant speeches. Jody Powell explains the historical context, provides biographical background on the speakers, explicates techniques, and places each speech within the larger narrative of American public discourse
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History, politics, rhetoric, and journalism: these disparate subjects collide and at times combine in the speeches of great orators. This series brings mainstream political history to life through the medium of oratory and public address, presenting excerpts of more than thirty-five historically and rhetorically significant speeches. Jody Powell explains the historical context, provides biographical background on the speakers, explicates techniques, and places each speech within the larger narrative of American public discourse
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this program, Nikita Khrushchev and Richard Nixon argue the merits of democracy and communism in the impromptu Kitchen Debate, complete with on-screen translations. Also included are Nixon's famous Checkers speech; a 1960 campaign address to Wisconsin farmers by Senator Hubert Humphrey; and the verbal showdown between Senator Joseph McCarthy and attorney Joseph Welch at the Army-McCarthy hearings that helped end McCarthy's political career."--Container
Kennedy and King promises and dreams ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part of a series documenting great 20th century American oratory, this program contains speeches by two of the century's greatest orators. Included are Kennedy's inaugural address, the American University speech calling for an end to nuclear proliferation, and the politically-charged "Ich bin ein Berliner" address delivered at the Berlin Wall. King's moving "I have a dream" speech and parts of his prophetic "When a man has already died" speech are also featured. Commentary by host Jody Powell puts each speech into historical perspective
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This program features FDR's first inaugural address and 'Grilled Millionaire' speech, as well as the flamboyant Huey Long's 'Every man is a king.'" Other speeches include a call for honesty in government by Populist Wisconsin Senator Robert LaFollette; two speeches praising, then criticizing, FDR's policies delivered by demagogue Father Charles Coughlin; and Coughlin supporter Gerald L.K. Smith's eulogy for Huey Long. Smith's keynote speech as third-party candidate opposing FDR's 1936 re-election is presented, along with a rousing call for working-class tax reductions by Georgia Governor Eugene Talmadge."--Container
Great American speeches ; 80 years of political oratory ( )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of historic American political speeches from the early Cold War era. Includes speeches and debates by Richard Nixon, Joseph McCarthy, Nikita Khrushchev and John F. Kennedy
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This program features FDR's declaration of war on Japan, and General Douglas MacArthur's 'old soldiers never die' retirement speech before Congress. Other speeches include FDR's humorous response to Republican allegations of budgetary waste surrounding his dog, Fala; General George Patton's controversial stump speech in support of World War II; and excerpts from John L. Lewis's five-hour pro-union filibuster before a congressional committee studying mine safety."--Container
Great American speeches ; 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of historic American political speeches from the World War II era. Includes speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt, George Patton, John L. Lewis and Douglas MacArthur
Great American speeches. 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of historic American political speeches, focusing on key topics during the 1960s. Includes speeches by Malcolm X, Barry Goldwater, Nelson Rockefeller, Ronald Reagan and Robert F. Kennedy
How should drug addition be treated? by David L Bender ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great American speeches ; 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of historic American political speeches, focusing on key topics during the Great Depression. Features FDR's first inaugural address and "Grilled Millionaire" speech, as well as the flamboyant Huey Long's "Every Man Is a King." Other speeches include a call for honesty in government by Populist Wisconsin Senator Robert LaFollette; two speeches praising, then criticizing, FDR's policies delivered by demagogue Father Charles Coughlin; and Coughlin supporter Gerald L.K. Smith's eulogy for Huey Long. Smith's keynote speech as third-party candidate opposing FDR's 1936 reelection is presented, along with a rousing call for working-class tax reductions by Georgia Governor Eugene Talmadge. Includes footage of and speeches by Teddy Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Huey Long, Robert LaFollette, Father Charles Coughlin, Gerald L.K. Smith and Eugene Talmadge
The press and the presidency ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the involvement of the press with presidential coverage. Panel of journalists discusses questions concerning the presidential campaigns and the role of the press
Chancellorsville ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reenactments illustrate the details of the battle of Chancellorsville. Also features animated tactical maps, dramatic readings of personal papers, and expert narrative commentary
Assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat Tuesday, October 6, 1981 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Expanded edition of Nightline covering the assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and the reactions from key political figures including former President Jimmy Carter, Henry Kissinger and others
Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning with a 1912 speech by Theodore Roosevelt and ending with 1984 speeches by Mario Cuomo and Jesse Jackson, traces the history of visually recorded American oratory and discusses the evolution of how, through technology, politicians present themselves to the public. Includes commentary and film clips which place each speech in historical perspective
The Civil War by Ken Burns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the history of the Civil War, exploring the causes of the conflict, following the course of the war on the battlefields and in politics, examining the motivations and actions of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, and other key figures, and following events through Lincoln's assassination
 
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Alternative Names
Powell, Joseph Lester, 1943-2009
Languages
English (51)
Polish (1)
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