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Blumer, Ronald H.

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Most widely held works by Ronald H Blumer
Liberty! the American Revolution by Thomas Fleming( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberty! is a exuberant documentary about the American Revolution and our fight for freedom. It chronicles the events leading up to the declaration of war and the lasting effects these events had on shaping our country today
Benjamin Franklin by Jean Antoine Houdon( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Franklin's epic life from humble beginnings to fame as a scientist, founding father, and America's first diplomat to France
The Crash of 1929( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On October 29, 1929 - Black Monday - large and small investors alike lost corporate and personal fortunes when the stock market crashed. This program examines the reasons behind the crash and whether the crash was predictable
Liberty! : the American Revolution( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary series chronicles the events leading up to the declaration of war, and the lasting effects these events had on shaping our country today
Dancing by Raoul Trujillo( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
World War II the propaganda battle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moyers interviews two chief participants in the propaganda conflict-Fritz Hippler and Frank Capra
Liberty! : the American Revolution( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary from the American Revolution. Chronicles events leading to the war, the revolution, and the writing of the Constitution. Features dramatic readings from letters and diaries of the period, comments by historians, and live-action recreations
Sacred stage the Mariinsky Theater( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the magical White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg, this documentary features the best in Russian symphonic music, ballet, and opera at Russia's premier theater--the Mariinsky, also known as the Kirov. The film explores what the theater has meant to Russian and Soviet culture and how it has somehow maintained its artistic excellence through war, revolution, and the collapse of Communism. It also looks at the life and work of Maestro Valery Gergiev, artistic and theater director at the Mariinsky, and captures the excitement of his world--a world populated with artists, socialites, financiers, politicians and celebrities. The film also features stunning performances from the opera and ballet, and interviews with scholars and performers
The Empire of Reason( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Docudrama recreating the ratification debates on the U.S. Constitution as if they were being covered by today's television news. Highlights the New York convention in July, 1788
The photography transformed 1960-1999( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America changed profoundly in the 1960s and cameras were there to capture it all. From the civil rights movement, anti-war movement, Vietnam, and the space program, photographers had unprecedented access to it all, and the media was willing to bring all the chaos of the era to the masses. With the advances in technology, photography became an increasingly powerful tool in criminology. Breakthrough digital technology promises both benefits and drawbacks for photography at the end of the 20th century. Though we live in a high-tech world, the enduring power of the photograph remains
The Reel World of News( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at newsreels, a unique 20th century institution. For over 50 years newsreels informed and entertained whole generations until their demise in the mid-1960's with the advance of televised nightly newscasts
WWII the propaganda battle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how, during World War II, the United States and Germany used motion pictures to inspire their countrymen and instill in their troops a desire to win the war
The times that try men's souls ; Oh fatal ambition!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 3. Days after the Declaration of Independence was signed an immense British force dropped anchor in New York harbor, pitting the largest professional army in the world against George Washington's army of untrained volunteers. Washington wanted to conduct the war in proper 18th cent. style, but after an early string of defeats he realized he had to avoid fighting at all costs and keep his army on the run. On Dec. 26, 1776, Washington led his army across the Delaware River, surprising a garrison of Hessian soldiers at Trenton
The new medicine by Ronald H Blumer( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Companion book to the documentary The New Medicine, featuring in depth interviews with the participants of this program -- world experts in their fields. They present the hard scientific evidence behind the fact that our mental state has a direct influence on our physical health. Together they make a compelling case that physicians must treat the whole person with an illness, not just the illness alone in order to promote true healing. Many are practitioners of Integrative Medicine and make the convincing case that listening to a patient's concerns and building rapport is essential for an accurate diagnosis and effective treatment plan
The world turned upside down ; Are we to be a nation?( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 5. How do Americans, fighting in the name of liberty, justify the institution of slavery? The British hoped to exploit the contradictions posed by slavery and enlist the support of loyalists in the South, but they failed. The convergence of Washington's army and the French fleet at Yorktown trapped a weary British army led by Lord Cornwallis. Two years later, the Treaty of Paris was signed, ending eight years of fighting
"Marshall, Texas"( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers returns to his hometown of Marshall, Texas, and reexamines his past through the voices of current residents and past classmates
The new medicine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary exploring a burgeoning movement taking place in hospitals and clinics across the country: integrating the best of high-tech medicine with a new attitude that recognizes it is essential to the healing process to treat the patient as a whole person, and not a cog in an assembly line
 
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