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Podhoretz, Jim

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Most widely held works by Jim Podhoretz
Nostradamus : 2012 by Sarah Hollister( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a year that many have prophesied will bring a catastrophic end to life as we know it. Whatever is in store, many believe that 2012 will mark a major shift in the history of our planet. A detailed, historical investigation of this chilling prophecy that casts the doomsday warning in a frighteningly modern context. December 21, 2012 is bearing down on us with alarming speed. Whether or not we are able to collectively heed the warnings and affect a course to avert disaster may be the defining moment of the modern age
The last gladiators( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was simple, protect the teammates no matter the cost. For Chris 'Knuckles' Nilan this meant a shattered body, addiction to drugs, and harming the people closest to him. But in the process, he won the love of hockey's city, Montreal, and helped win the Stanley Cup. Through interviews with hockey's toughest guys, the film explores what it means to enforce the unspoken code of the NHL
The Nostradamus files( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examine the eerie predictions of history's greatest prophet in this doomsday-themed collection from History
Ultimate Jordan by Michael Jordan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking the twenty years Michael Jordan's has spent in the NBA, this collection presents five individual films exploring Michael Jordan's pre-Wizards basketball career. From "The Shot" that boosted North Carolina over Georgetown for the NCAA title in 1982, through the 1984 and 1992 Olympics and the glories of the first Dream Team, through All-Star games, his father's death, his first retirement, the brief flirtation with professional baseball, his return to the NBA, and six NBA rings. Adding to the video chronicle of the career of this celebrated American icon are five of Jordan's all-time greatest games, presented in their entirety
The NBA's 100 greatest plays( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NBA history is filled with endless numbers of great plays; plays that transcend normal action and cross over into historic milestones. This compilation of the top ten plays in each of ten different categories shows what goes into pulling off a truly 'great' play. The informed observations of current and former players, coaches, sports writers, and broadcasters enliven this survey of some of the greatest plays, and play makers, in basketball history
Larry Bird : a basketball legend( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered one of the best all-around players to ever step on court, the legend of Larry Joe Bird began in the tiny Indiana corn country town of French Lick. He grew up to be the embodiment of "Celtics Pride," during 13 seasons with the legendary Boston Celtics. He personified hustle, consistency, and excellence in all areas of play, and was a classy, confident, hard worker who thrived on pressure while inspiring teammates to excel. With Bird as the focal point of a well-rounded squad, the Celtics won three NBA titles, and ten Atlantic Division crowns as Bird piled up an awesome collection of personal achievements
The gospel according to Mac( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Football is a religion to many people. But few know the depths of both faiths as well as Bill McCartney, the former head football coach of the University of Colorado and the founder of Promise Keepers, a Christian men's ministry. Bill McCartney's passionate and often polarizing beliefs have made him many enemies and many admirers, but it's difficult to deny that he embodies the essential issues facing football in America to this day
Survive and advance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1983, the NC State Wolfpack, coached by Jim Valvano, stayed alive in the postseason by winning nine do-or-die games in a row, seven of which they were losing in the final minute. NC State was one of the biggest underdogs ever in the final game, one that went down as possibly the best college basketball game in history and ending with one of the most well-known plays of all time. Told through the eyes of senior captain Dereck Whittenburg, the film takes a look at that championship run and the spirit and impact of coach Jim Valvano
NBA at 50( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 1, 1946, the very first NBA game was played in Toronto, between the New York Knicks and the Toronto Huskies. Denzel Washington hosts this golden anniversary retrospective, and those who know it best--players, coaches, trainers, and sports journalists--tell the league's story. From Mikan, to Russell, to Chamberlain, to Dr. J, to Bird, to Magic, to Jordan, this video shows some of the nicest footage of NBA classic teams and plays from their first 50 years. The film ends by listing the players voted the 50 greatest by position, followed by a musical tribute by Vanessa Williams
Ultimate Jordan( Visual )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking the twenty years Michael Jordan's has spent in the NBA, this collection presents five individual films exploring Michael Jordan's pre-Wizards basketball career. From "The Shot" that boosted North Carolina over Georgetown for the NCAA title in 1982, through the 1984 and 1992 Olympics and the glories of the first Dream Team, through All-Star games, his father's death, his first retirement, the brief flirtation with professional baseball, his return to the NBA, and six NBA rings. Adding to the video chronicle of the career of this celebrated American icon are five of Jordan's all-time greatest games, presented in their entirety
Los Angeles Lakers : the complete history( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the complete Lakers history including highlights of their greatest Championship seasons, as well as bonus coverage of the team's most memorable games
Lights out!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top NBA stars past and present, from Magic Johnson and Larry Bird to Tracy McGrady, LeBron James and more, elevate their game and deliver highlights from their most thrilling performances. Plus, take an in-depth look at current NBA clutch standouts Kobe Bryant, Vince Carter, Allen Iverson and Robert Horry
Michael Jordan air time( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features footage of games and interviews with Michael Jordan
Greatest rivalries & upsets( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest NBA rivalries volume one features the most current rivalries in the NBA, highlighting battles between teams as well as some great individual duels of this decade. Some of the great upsets in recent years will also be examined
Off the rez( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Off the Rez" follows Shoni Schimmel, a high-school junior basketball player living on the Umatilla Indian Reservation and her mother Ceci, who goes against the wishes of her community and takes a job coaching a high school team in Portland. This compelling doc reveals the struggle that mother and daughter face to prove that Native American women can become champions off the Rez
Dunks! 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More of the best NBA dunks set to a fast-paced hip hop soundtrack
Ultimate Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultimate Jordan presents five individual films exploring Michael Jordan's pre-Wizards basketball career. From "The Shot" that boosted North Carolina over Georgetown for the NCAA title in 1982, through the 1984 and 1992 Olympics and the glories of the first Dream Team, through All-Star games, his father's death, his first retirement, the brief flirtation with professional baseball, his return to the NBA, and six NBA rings
NBA jam session( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hit music and NBA footage combine to showcase the talents of the league's greatest players
Dunks!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of the NBA dunks set to a fast-paced hip hop soundtrack
New York Knicks : the complete history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosted by legend Walt "Clyde" Frazier, this film collection chronicles more than fifty years of thrilling history and unforgettable moments from the New York Knickerbockers, more familiarly known as the Knicks. Features include archive footage from the early years, interviews with players and coaches, highlights from several famous rivalries, and eight landmark games presented in their original broadcast form. Playing in iconic Madison Square Garden, with teams that included Dick McGuire, Willis Reed, Bill Bradley, Dick Barnett, Dave DeBusschere, and Earl Monroe, the Knicks have forever defined NBA basketball in the Big Apple
 
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Podhoratz, Jim

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