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Goldfarb, Michael

Overview
Works: 15 works in 42 publications in 3 languages and 1,447 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographical radio programs  Nonfiction radio programs 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: DS79.66.S575, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Goldfarb
Ahmad's war, Ahmad's peace : surviving under Saddam, dying in the new Iraq by Michael Goldfarb( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public radio personality tells the story of his Kurdish translator, Ahmad Shawkat, who survived imprisonment and torture by Iraqi secret police only to be killed by unknown gunmen in Mosul after the fall of Saddam Hussein's regime
Emancipation : how liberating Europe's Jews from the ghetto led to revolution and renaissance by Michael Goldfarb( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author offers the first popular history of the emancipation of Europe's Jews in the 18th and 19th centuries--a transformation that was startling to those that lived through it and continues to affect the world today
Israel & Palestine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots of conflict : About the instability plaguing the Middle East, including the history, politics and social issues behind the conflict. This segment looks at the roots of conflict in the Middle East, noting the parallels between past and present, and the role America has played in the peace process and the challenges of negotiation. Includes interviews with renowned historians, key historical figures, and archival footage
Behind the hatred( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With violence and instability plaguing the Middle East, hope for peace is hard to find. The sources of violence have become harder to predict and control, claiming more and more Israeli and Palestinian lives. Behind the Hatred looks into current events and beyond with three one-hour specials, co-produced with BBC News, New York Times Television and NBC News. This program offers perspectives on the history, politics and social issues behind the conflict, including suicide bombings
Israel and Palestine : the roots of conflict( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1947, the United Nations proposed a plan to partition Palestine and create a homeland for Jewish people. More than 50 years later, conflict between Jews and Palestinians is still unresolved - and it is often marked by violence. Learn the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the historical claims to the land that both sides have made
Black holes, dark matter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program presents the latest ideas on space regarding such questions as: What are quasars? Is there dark matter? Are there wormholes to other universes? Where's the nearest black hole and how does it work?"--Package
Space explorers : a history of the last frontier( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of human space exploration from Yuri Gagarin's first orbit of Earth, through the moon landings, to the present-day Shuttle program and Mir. Also discusses how scientists get things into orbit, what it's like to live and work in space, what happens when astronauts get sick, and how plants are grown in space
Gran explosión, gran misterio ; El sistema solar( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viajeros del tiempo ; El universo que nos rodea: el planeta Tierra ; Catástrofes cósmicas ; La luna( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solos en el espacio ; Antiguos observadores de cielo( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expanding universe : from big bang to big crunch?( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the universe as continually expanding. Looks at cosmology's most popular theory: that everything started in a cataclysmic explosion, and will reverse, energy expended, to end in a great crunch
The next step : of robots and space stations( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines non-manned space exploration: Galileo's mission to Jupiter and the new robots - Cassini to Saturn, NEAR to an asteroid, Rosetta to a comet, and probes to Mars and Pluto. It then looks at the future of space exploration from the upcoming International Space Station project and beyond
[Celebration of the eightieth birthday of Britain's most celebrated actor, Sir Laurence Olivier] by Michael Goldfarb( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporter Michael Goldfarb narrates a biography of actor Sir Laurence Olivier, featuring praise by his colleagues in theatre and film. Olivier biographer Anthony Holden talks about the importance of the actor to both British and worldwide drama. Actors Derek Jacobi and Jeremy Irons describe the work ethic of Olivier and praise his skill at playing a part
What drives corporations to use podcasts to directly reach their stakeholders and publics by Michael Goldfarb( )

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

Behind the hatred : proots of conflict = Xi shuo Yi Ba chong tu : chou hen de gen yuan( Visual )

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

 
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Ahmad's war, Ahmad's peace : surviving under Saddam, dying in the new Iraq
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Emancipation : how liberating Europe's Jews from the ghetto led to revolution and renaissance
Alternative Names
Michael Goldfarb American author, journalist and broadcaster

Michael Goldfarb Amerikaans auteur

Languages
English (35)

Spanish (6)

Dutch (1)