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Leustig, Jack

Overview
Works: 54 works in 111 publications in 2 languages and 3,640 library holdings
Genres: History  Television mini-series  Documentary television programs  Interactive multimedia 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: E77, 970.00497
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Most widely held works by Jack Leustig
500 nations by Jack Leustig ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
500 Nations is an eight-part documentary that looks back at life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic struggles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact
500 nations. the rise and fall of the Aztecs ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
HIghlights the Indians of Central Mexico and eyewitness accounts of the Aztec-Spanish War
Mexico the rise and fall of the Aztecs ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. The Indians of Central Mexico and dramatic eyewitness accounts of the Aztec-Spanish war highlight this volume. The magnificent city Tenochtitlan became the center of an empire and the objective of Cortez, who sank his ships so his men could not turn back
500 nations stories of the North American Indian experience ( )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Multimedia presentation of the history of North American Indians. Includes over 2,000 images, three-dimensional video, computer-generated recreations, animated sequences, spoken segments, and music
The ancestors early cultures of North America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. The Anasazi transform the arid Southwest and construct the 800-room Pueblo Bonito, depicted by computer animation. Cliff Palace provides a glimpse into a prospering society. Cahokia was the largest city in the U.S. before 1800, and yet few have ever heard of it
Clash of cultures the people who met Columbus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Native peoples confront Spanish expeditions into the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S. They defy a plundering advance that subjects them to two unconquerable weapons: muskets and disease
Invasion of the coast the first English settlements ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. This program opens in the Arctic, where the search for a northwest passage has a dire impact on the Inuit people. At Jamestown, the story of the Powhatan princess, Pocahontas, unfolds. Pilgrims at Plymouth are introduced to a harvest celebration by the Wampanoagas
Attack on culture "I will fight no more forever" ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The final volume of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America examines the legislative attack on native ways. Today, the renewal of native cultures provides a vital reminder of the glory of America's original people and the hardships they endured
Roads across the plains struggle for the West ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seventh of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Black Kettle and White Antelope pursue a path of peace that meets with tragedy at Sand Creek. Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and other leaders head fierce pockets of resistance to resettlement
Removal war and exile in the East ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sixth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Tales of tragedy and heroism unfold as the U.S. policy of removal uproots tribes from their homes. Tecumseh challenges the tide of history, seizing the War of 1812 as the means to restore Indian sovereignty. Tsali bargains his life for the fate of his Cherokee people
Cauldron of war Iroquois democracy and the American Revolution ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Europe fights for control of American resources. Many indigenous nations side with the trade-oriented French rather than the land-claiming English. Ironically, the American Revolution devastates the Iroquois, the oldest democracy on the continent
500 nations ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Native peoples confront Spanish expeditions into the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S."--Container
500 nations ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in French and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1 contains the first two episodes from 500 nations
500 nations. "I will fight no more forever" ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legislative attack on native ways, including the disbanding of communal land, is explored
500 nations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 4 contains episodes 7 and 8 from 500 nations
500 nations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 3 contains episodes 5 and 6 from 500 nations
500 nations. Iroquois democracy and the American revolution ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifth of eight programs exploring the history and cultures of the indigenous peoples of the American continent. This fifth segment opens with the French and Indian War when many indigenous nations sided with the trade-oriented French and against the land-claiming English. When the defeated French withdrew from the Ohio Valley and left their Indian allies vulnerable, a determined leader came to prominence: Pontiac. A decade after Pontiac's war, the colonies asserted their right to form a democracy in a revolution that ironically, splintered the democratic Iroquois nation
500 nations. the first English settlements ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth of eight programs exploring the history and cultures of the indigenous peoples of the American continent. This episode opens in the Arctic, where the search for the Northwest Passage direly impacts the Inuit people. At Jamestown, the story of Pocahontas unfolds while at Plymouth Wampanoag Indians introduce Pilgrims to a harvest celebration: Thanksgiving. But harmony ultimately turns to hostility. Enraged by colonial expansion and Puritan intolerance, Massasoit's son leads the bloodiest of all colonial Indian wars in 1675
500 nations. struggle for the west ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seventh of eight programs exploring the history and cultures of the indigenous peoples of the American continent. Spanish missions established control of the California Coast while from the East came an ever-expanding flow of settlers and prospectors. In between were the Cheyenne, Kiowa, Sioux and other nations. Black Kettle pursued a path of peace while Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and other leaders lead fierce pockets of resistance, and a trecherous massacre at Sand Creek sent repercussions across the plains
500 nations. war and exile in the east ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shawnee leader Tecumseh challenges the tide of history and sparks a return to traditional ways by seizing upon the War of 1812 as the means to restore Indian sovereignty
 
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English (54)
French (3)
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