WorldCat Identities

WETAVisions (Organization)

Overview
Works: 7 works in 9 publications in 1 language and 106 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: KF8742, 347.7326
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Most widely held works by WETAVisions (Organization)
This honorable court ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer inside the Supreme Court, showing the justices and their law clerks at work; the case Edwards v Aguillard is used to illustrate the process of how a case moves through the court; and how the justices "decide to decide."
This honorable court ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surveys the Court's evolution and growth from its modest beginnings in 1789, through the significant decisions rendered under Chief Justice John Marshall, the issue of slavery in the Dred Scott case to modern times and the process of nominating and confirming Supreme Court justices
The Great upset of '48 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses how the results of the 1948 presidential election surprised journalist and pollsters
Greed & wildlife poaching in America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program, filmed in 12 states, looks at the efforts of enforcement officers trying to curtail illegal trafficking in wildlife
Kristallnacht the journey from 1938 to 1988 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marks the fiftieth anniversary of the two-day attack by the Nazis on the Jews and synagogues in Germany and Austria which signalled the beginning of the Holocaust. Examines the struggles of Jews who live in Berlin and Vienna today, and records the efforts of people in Germany and Austria to come to terms with their pasts
This honorable court ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program 1. : Surveys the Supreme Court's evolution and growth from its modest beginnings in 1789, through the significant decisions rendered under Chief Justice John Marshall, the issue of slavery in the Dred Scott case to modern times and the process of nominating and confirming Supreme Court justices. Program 2. : An intimate glimpse into life at the Supreme Court: the nine justices, their clerks, the staff and court reporters. The case of Edwards V. Aguillard is used to illustrate the process of how a case moves through the court and in rare interviews, the justices explain how they "decide to decide."
Mission of Discovery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Takes a look at the unique preparations for the launch of the space shuttle Discovery and at the five astronauts who flew on this first manned space shuttle since the Challenger accident
 
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.19 for Greed & wi ... to 0.97 for Mission of ...)
Languages
English (9)