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Rifkin, Larry

Overview
Works: 28 works in 42 publications in 2 languages and 359 library holdings
Genres: History  Popular works  Local history  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Naval history 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Thesis advisor
Classifications: BP171, 297.28
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Larry Rifkin Publications by Larry Rifkin
Most widely held works by Larry Rifkin
Celia Cruz & friends a night of salsa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International recording star Celia Cruz is the dynamic, reigning queen of Afro-Cuban salsa music
Early childhood years of promise ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of the critical importance of young children's healthy development and the urgent need for quality child care in the United States. Centering on individual children as they grow and learn, the documentary shows how one community's education, government and business sectors have taken innovative steps to improve and expand child care
Puerto Rican passages ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the Puerto Rican role in the changing ethnic community of Connecticut. After World War II, a large number of Puerto Ricans migrated to New York, and later many settled in nearby Connecticut. Due in part to the unique status of Puerto Rico as a commonwealth in union with the United States, and the Puerto Rican citizens' tenacious protection of their culture, the Puerto Rican community is often misunderstood
Cancer increasing your odds for survival ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed to provide a comprehensive overview of topics pertinent to surviving cancer
Speaking with your angels a guide by Barbara Mark ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a one-hour Public Television special that teaches you how to communicate directly with angels through writing. The program features a workshop conducted by Trudy Griswold and Barbara Mark, sisters and co-authors of Angelspeake: How to talk with your angels, recently published by Simon & Schuster -- Container
The British invasion returns ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opname van een concert door Britse succesbands uit de periode 1964-1970 in het Foxwood Resort casino in Connecticut in 2000
Breaking the silence journeys of hope ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Passion for justice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features the instrumental role which Bob Perske has played in protecting the rights of the mentally disabled, including their treatment by the criminal justice system. Mentions the suing and closing of the Mansfield Training School in Mansfield, Connecticut
As we tell our stories by Kenneth A Simon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of narratives relating to facts and misconceptions about Native Americans in Connecticut. Topics include: the Green Corn Festival, medicine woman Gladys Tantaquidgeon, government recognition of Native American nations, the struggle for self-sufficiency, the dispute within the Pequot Nation, and casino gambling
Home front Connecticut during World War II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"World War II was undeniably one of the pivotal events of the 20th century. Between 1941-45, 210,000 Connecticut residents served in the military. Another 500,000 including almost 200,000 women, worked in the state's war plants. In cities and towns around Connecticut, workers produced submarines, aircraft engines, fighter planes, side arms, artillary shells, ball bearings, parachutes and even flatware for mess kits - all for the Allied War effort."--Container."
The Roots of Roe by Andrea Haas Hubbell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of abortion, birth control, and related topics, with special reference to Connecticut. Covers medical, political, religious and legal aspects. (Mentions Margaret Sanger, P.T. Barnum, Catherine Houghton Hepburn, Gloria Steinem, Marilyn Seichter, Catherine Roraback, and Regina Smith, among others)
Long Island Sound worth fighting for ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Developed as a useful tool to help educate about Long Island Sound, its history, science, uses and the need to ensure its health and preservation
Connecticut & the sea ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary which examines Connecticut's relationship to the sea from Native American times to the present by means of archival film footage, photographs, music, and interviews. Shows the influence of the sea in Connecticut's history, culture, economic development, and naval history. Describes emerging technologies in research and education, as well as the present environmental and economic state of the Long Island Sound region
Three faiths, one God Judaism, Christianity, Islam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compares similarities and differences in religious beliefs and practices that Islam has with Christianity and Judaism
Numb children of alcoholics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictional dramatization about a family with an alcoholic father. The dramatization is based in part on interviews with adult children of alcoholics
Basic cartooning fun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cartoonist Bruce Blitz teaches the basics of drawing cartoons, step by step. Includes new material and segments from the popular public television series, Blitz on cartooning. With guest Kevin Carbonneau
Remember when-- ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of film footage, home movies, photographs, and interviews with Hartford and New Haven residents, this documentary offers a look at life in the 1930's, 1940's, and 1950's with reminiscences of the trolleys, downtown movie theaters, amusement parks, neighborhoods, stores, parks, and sports arenas that no longer exist
Heroes Connecticut during World War II ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This video honors the Connecticut servicemen and civilians who lost their lives serving the Allied cause from 1941-1945. The documentary weaves together photos of soldiers, sailors, marines, and airmen lost in action with rare battle fottage, dramatic readings of first-hand accounts of combat and interviews with veterans ..."--Container."
You're on the air! the early years of Connecticut television ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You're on the air! narrated by broadcast veteran Don Russell, chronicles the burgeoning networks in the state. It all started in 1948 when WNHC Channel 6 (later WTNH-Channel 8) become the first TV station in Connecticut and produced the state's first local TV shows
Connecticut for all seasons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A CPTV original which travels to every corner of the state, highlighting some of the most famous sites and events and featuring landscapes in all four seasons
 
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