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Wiley, Foster

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Most widely held works by Foster Wiley
Watergate plus 30 : shadow of history( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What lessons has America learned from Watergate? Thirty years after the most infamous break-in helped pull down President Richard Nixon, all of the facts are still not in. But as this compelling documentary shows, Watergate remains a nearly unbelievable tale of ordinary men corrupted by power and their desire to retain it. Interviews with investigator Sam Dash, co-conspirator John Dean, and journalis Bob Woodward recreate the history and speculate on the effects
The quest for Noah's flood( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Join famed Titanic discoverer Dr. Robert Ballard as he embarks on a ... voyage to the Black Sea, where history mingles with ages-old tales of a catastrophic flood"--Container
Vietnam memorial by Maya Ying Lin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 182 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
The Betrayal of democracy( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the breakdown of the democratic process and the increasing exclusion of the citizens from government decision-making processes
Gender, the enduring paradox( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how gender affects how we see ourselves, how others see us, and how gender shapes our human identity
The Struggle for Russia( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents an in-depth look at Boris Yeltsin's presidency, exploring Russia's economic and social chaos and examining what went wrong with Yeltsin's 'shock therapy' economic reforms. The program looks at the battle between Yeltsin and his political opponents"--Container
Mapping your world by H. H Rosen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces students to the field of cartography. Shows different kinds of maps and the means by which they convey information, including names, colors, lines, numbers, and direction; and some of the ways which maps are used and made
Washington's other scandal( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 1996 presidential campaign was the most expensive in history and the most corrupt since Richard Nixon's 1974 re-election. In a special report with Bill Moyers, FRONTLINE goes behind the headlines to explore how both Democrats and Republicans conspired to evade the laws which limit the amount of money allowed to flow into election campaigns"--Container
Robert Rauschenberg : inventive genius by Dennis Hopper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...This compelling film offers a rich mixture of visual images and engaging commentary that eloquently reveal the man behind the ingenuity"--Container
The Unelected : media( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an environment increasingly dominated by network ratings and tabloid-driven stories, the line between journalism and entertainment is blurred. In this program, correspondent Hedrick Smith goes behind the hype and the headlines to show how the media affect the national agenda and the standards of political debate
Understanding the mysteries of memory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) This program explores the extraordinary nature of memory through the stories of people who yearn to remember or long to forget. Case studies and interviews with experts, supported by computer graphics, throw light on the mechanics of implicit and explicit memory, savant syndrome, traumatic memory, flashbacks, "flashbulb memories" such as the space shuttle Challenger explosion, mistaken identification, and memories twisted or even totally invented through suggestion. The effects of short-term memory damage, trauma-induced amnesia, and Alzheimer's disease are investigated as well
Crime & punishment by Pierre Chenal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical examination of Dostoevsky's Crime and punishment including dramatic reenactments and location footage
La pasión de los santos : misticismo y milagros( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los actos milagrosos de los santos afectaron profundamente la vida cristiana
In the shadow of Sakharov( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profile of the life of the nuclear physicist who became a human-rights advocate and the father of the Soviet democracy movement. With access to Sakharov's family and friends, the film documents his life, which spanned seven decades of Communits rule in the U.S.S.R., and traces his struggle to teach his country and the world important lessons about the moral power of the human spirit
Keeping the faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Mind of the Architect is a stylish exploration into the eclectic world of architects and their cutting edge creations. Concentrating on the views and motivations of several award-winning architects and a selection of their most challenging and remarkable projects, this series sets out to explain the process we call architecture - its philosophy and its essential relationships with people
What energy means( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With some help from his older sister, Josh learns about chemical, light, electrical and several other forms of energy, conversion of energy from one form to another, as well as the nature of our current energy problems and the need for development of new sources of energy and more efficient use of current sources
Guantanamo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"According to the Bush administration, the war on terrorism requires new tactics and new thinking--including departure from the Geneva Convention when deemed necessary. Guantanamo shows how that policy is implemented at Camp Delta, how it is vigorously defended in the name of national security, and how it is contested just as passionately on behalf of personal freedom and human rights."--Container
I can help, too( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how everyone benefits when everyone helps
Torturing democracy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the inside story of how the U.S. government adopted torture as official policy in the aftermath of 9/11"--Container
City at peace( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Spring of 1994, 60 Washington, D.C. area teenagers volunteered for a theatre project called City at Peace. They began writing and rehearsing an original musical about their lives and conflicts. This is the story of the cast, their show, and the unforgettable year they spent together
 
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