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Heifetz, Hank

Overview
Works: 47 works in 114 publications in 2 languages and 4,329 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Poetry  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Fiction  Personal narratives  Documentary films 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: F1231.5, 972.04
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hank Heifetz
Mexico : biography of power : a history of modern Mexico, 1810-1996 by Enrique Krauze( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how history becomes biography and the integral role of Mexico's leaders in the events of the nineteenth century, explores the seven presidents of the revolutionary era of 1910-1940, and examines the nation's modern presidency
Redeemers : ideas and power in Latin America by Enrique Krauze( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the major ideas that have formed the modern Latin American political mind and profiles influential revolutionaries, thinkers, poets, and novelists, from Che Guevara to Octavio Paz and Gabriel García Márquez
The origin of the young god : Kālidāsa's Kumārasaṃbhava by Kālidāsa( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of Kumarasambhava
The four hundred songs of war and wisdom : an anthology of poems from classical Tamil : the purananuru by George L Hart( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two prominent translators present the first complete English-language edition of one of India's greatest works of classical literature: the Purananuru. This anthology of four hundred poems composed by more than 150 poets in old Tamil - the literary language of ancient Tamilnadu - was compiled between the first and third centuries C.E. before Aryan influence had penetrated the south; it is thus a unique testament to pre-Aryan India."--Jacket
The forest book of the Rāmāyaṇa of Kampan̲ by Kampar( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the Lord of the animals ; poems from the Telugu : the Kāḷahastīśvara śatakamu of Dhūrjaṭi by Dhūrjaṭi( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poem on Kāḷahastīśvara, form of Siva, Hindu deity
The Mexican Revolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This A & E Special takes a close look at the Mexican Revolution, a revolt against a dictator that ended in civil war, with action on both sides of the Mexico/U.S. border. Offers a much needed historical perspective on Mexican/American relations. Distributed by A & E Television Networks. (90 minutes) A streaming videorecording
Where are the stars in New York? by Hank Heifetz( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diamonds in the snow( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary tells the story of three Jewish children from Bendzin, Poland, who survived the Nazi Holocaust. These women, one of whom is the filmmaker herself, recount their memories of a childhood spent hiding from the Nazis and reflect on those individuals and families who helped them survive. Rare archival film and photos interspersed with interviews document a tragic historical period
La vida de Pedro Infante = No me parezco a nadie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and films of the popular Mexican movie star and singer Pedro Infante
La revolución : promesa y sufrimiento( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kumarasambhavam : the origin of the young god by Kālidāsa( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest long poem in classical Sanskrit, Kumarasambhavam celebrates the love story of Siva and Parvati, whose passionate union results in the birth of their son, the young god Kumara. Beginning with a luminous description of the birth of Parvati, the poem proceeds in perfectly pitched sensuous detail through her courtship with Siva until the night of their wedding. This poem plays out their tale on the immense scale of supreme divinity, wherein the gods are viewed both as lovers and as cosmic principles
La televisión mexicana : Soñar en telenovela( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La fórmula infalible de la telenovela mexicana ha demostrado ser un exitoso fenómeno cultural y comercial tanto en México como en el extranjero. Ernesto Alonso, el mayor productor de este género y creador de la telenovela histórica, es el centro de atención de este video"--Container
Plutarco Elias Calles : reformar desde e origen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maestro de primaria, agricultor y comerciante. Simpatizó con la Revolución y fue uno de sus jóvenes generales. Ocupó diversos cargos durante el gobierno de Obregón. Presidente en 1924, se caracterizo por una dictadura pedagógica en la que se fundó la Comisión Nacional Bancaria, el Banco de Mexico y el Partido Nacional Revolucionario. Su politica anticlerical llevo a los campesinos de occidente a levantarse en armas. Terminada su gestion oficial, desde sus retiors movia piezas del tablero nacional: se convirtio en el "Jefe Maximo", hasta que el presidente Cardenas lo expulso del pais."
La televisión mexicana( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Algunos de los mejores momentos de los programas cómicos, musicales, infantiles y de concurso, entre otros, que nos brindan una amplia visión de un medio en continua transformación"--Container
Partidos politícos : PRD( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El más joven de los principales partidos, el Partido de la Revolución Democrática, nació de las controvertidas elecciones de 1988 y conjunta las viejas y nuevas facciones de la izquierda mexicana en un partido de centro izquierda. Los objetivos y la historia de la izquierda mexicana tradicional y moderna se presentan en este programa."
La televisión mexicana( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Una historia general de la televisión mexicana e internacional, que destaca las aportaciones de México a la tecnología, los estilos y los lenguajes de producción televisivos"--Container
Chespirito : el niño que somos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Roberto Gómez Bolaños Chespirito ha trabajado toda su vida dedicado a lo que mayor gusto le da: hacer reír a la gente. Como escritor, actor, director y productor se ha convertido en el embajador por excelencia de nuestro sentido del humor y picardía, y es hoy una de las figuras más conocidas, admiradas y queridas del mundo del entretenimiento hispanoamericano. En est documental mostramos al hombre detrás del personaje: la construcción de una leyenda y las historia de una persona entregada a su trabajo y a sus ideales."--Container
María Félix : todas sus guerras( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights one of the most important women in Mexico's cultural history, the star of nearly 50 films that spanned 30 years
Partido Revolucionario Institucional( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La historia del Partido Revolucionario Institucional, el partido que gobernó Méxcio por más de 70 an̆os: cómo funciona el partido, las razones de su longevidad, su relación con la historia mexicana y sus respuestas a las necesidades de los mexicanos."
 
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Mexico : biography of power : a history of modern Mexico, 1810-1996
Alternative Names
Hank Heifetz

Heifetz, Henry S.

Henry S. Heifetz

Languages
English (63)

Spanish (17)

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Redeemers : ideas and power in Latin AmericaThe origin of the young god : Kālidāsa's KumārasaṃbhavaThe four hundred songs of war and wisdom : an anthology of poems from classical Tamil : the purananuruLa vida de Pedro Infante = No me parezco a nadieKumarasambhavam : the origin of the young god