WorldCat Identities

Shriver, Sargent 1915-2011

Overview
Works: 169 works in 206 publications in 1 language and 4,099 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Conference proceedings  Personal narratives 
Roles: Correspondent, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: HC60.5, 309.2
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Point of the lance by Sargent Shriver ( Book )
9 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of speeches by the director of the U.S. Peace Corps who is also the President's Assistant in the War on Poverty
The Century America's time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S.-Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C
The Century America's time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news
A Summary of Indian participation in OEO programs by Indian Opportunities ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vice Presidential nomination acceptance speech by Sargent Shriver ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shriver accepts the Democratic nomination for Vice President and calls for party unity
The complete Peace Corps guide by Roy Hoopes ( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poisoned dreams ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S.-Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C."--Container
Unpinned ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news
The challenge and the chance by Sargent Shriver ( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace Corps by Peace Corps (U.S.) ( Book )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents information on the Peace Corps, a U.S. government agency which provides volunteers to interested countries in need of trained manpower. Notes that the Peace Corps provides people to people development assistance at the grassroots level and cross-cultural exchange by fielding as many volunteers around the world as it can appropriately recruit, train and program. Offers access to information on joining, mission and history, current activities, countries aided, technical publications, and more
Conference proceedings National Conference on Law and Poverty, Washington, D.C., June 23-25, 1965 by National Conference on Law and Poverty ( )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Africa Peace Corps plus one ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of radio documentaries, recorded in Tanganyika and Ghana, commemorating the Peace Corp's first year of operation in Africa
The Peace Corps, a pictorial history by A. J Ezickson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic record of work of Peace Corps volunteers in various parts of the world, with an introduction by S. Shriver
The Best and the brightest ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Halberstam discusses his study of Kennedy men & Vietnam
Poverty by Sargent Shriver ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kennedy-Shriver conversation on the Peace Corps : April 2, 1963 by John F Kennedy ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace Corps what shape shall it take ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs Roosevelt and her guests discuss the creation of the Peace Corps
Beyond these hills a rural community action film with Billy Graham ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows a rural community in the North Carolina mountains and how a Community Action Program improved life for the people there, changing their pattern of living and education. The implementation of a Head Start program, installation of a running water system, discussions with the people who live there, and adult education program are shown. Features a discussion between evangelist Billy Graham and Sargent Shriver about the state's responsibility to help those in need by training them to help themselves and thereby retain their dignity. Graham parallels this responsibility with teachings of the Bible and Christianity
The LBJ tapes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A unique view into the presidency of Lyndon Baines Johnson through recently released Oval Office tapes. Covers involvement in Vietnam, events surrounding the 1964 murder of three civil rights workers in Mississippi and off-the-record converations with FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover and Attorney General Robert Kennedy
The hidden force / Godwin, Richard N. Goodwin, William F. Haddad ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Sarge, 1915-2011
Shriver, R. Sargent.
Shriver, R. Sargent, 1915-
Shriver, R. Sargent 1915-2011
Shriver, R. Sargent (Robert Sargent), 1915-2011
Shriver, Robert Sargent
Shriver, Robert Sargent, 1915-
Shriver, Robert Sargent, 1915-2011
Shriver, Robert Sargent Jr. 1915-2011
Shriver, Sargent.
Languages
English (71)
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