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Nebraskans for Public Television, Inc

Overview
Works: 50 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 2,515 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Historical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Internet videos  Biographical films  Documentary films  Fiction  History  Poetry 
Classifications: PN1997, 910.41
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Most widely held works by Nebraskans for Public Television, Inc
Around the world in 72 days( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On January 25, 1890, the world waited for a young reporter named Nellie Bly to arrive back home. For 72 days, newspaper readers followed her progress in one of the most highly publicized journeys of all times
Pudd'nhead Wilson by Alan Bridges( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain uses his insight and wit to explore the issues of slavery, mother/son relationships, justice, and the many shapes of human folly. A mulatto slave switches her disconcertingly white baby with her master's son to protect it in a time of strong racial prejudice
Life on the Mississippi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Mark Twain's own experiences as an apprentice riverboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the Civil War
William Shakespeare : a poet for all time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic presentation of some of William Shakespeare's best known works
New England in autumn : the poetry of Robert Frost( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of Frost's poems chose to suit a perfect New England autumn day. Filmed in the beautiful farm country of Massachusetts
The poetry hall of fame collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"133 of the world's most famous poems cleverly performed and artistically interpreted by the First Poetry Quartet and celebrity guests ... Dramatic performances by Claire Bloom, LeVar Burton, Robert Culp, Ruby Dee, Henry Fonda, Will Geer, Fred Gwynne, Valerie Harper, Jack Lemmon, Vincent Price, William Shatner, Irene Worth and other celebrities"--Container
The glorious romantics : a poetic return to the regency( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the personalities and poetry of Byron, Shelley and Keats as seen through the eyes of their contemporary Leigh Hunt
The Innocents abroad( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Mark Twain's journal of his 1867 trip to Europe and the Holy Land. He and his companions, together find humor in the foolishness of other American travelers
An evening with Emily Dickinson : [1.] The world of Emily Dickinson ; [2.] A certain slant of light( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Harris leads the viewer through the pathways and houses of Amherst, Mass., where Emily Dickinson lived and recounts the poet's life
The Poetry Hall of Fame( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simply an incredible collection of great writers, and a wonderful journey through great poems. Within these words one may find all the love, joy, hope, fear, enchantment and humor that is the human spirit
So that's where it's from( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to poetry which explores familiar quotes and identifies movie, song, and book titles taken from poetry
Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a young man's apprenticeship as a river pilot on the Mississippi River in the 1850s
The Private history of a campaign that failed( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Mark Twain's tale based on his two weeks as a Missouri Confederate militiaman in the Civil War and his later antiwar statement entitled "The war prayer."
Walt Whitman & the Civil War( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of Walt Whitman's poetry about the Civil War speaks not only of the tragedy of the conflict, but also of a young nation and its people
White man's way( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts every-day life of Plains Indians children at U.S. government Indian schools. Begun in the 1880's, school philosophy was to educate these children to the white man's ways - a method which attempted to create their cultural annihilation. Shows children's separation from their homes and traditions and their sense of alienation even from their own culture
Edna St. Vincent Millay : a journey through life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of selected poetry by Edna St. Vincent Millay
Poetry, verse & rhyme, oh my!( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two programs to entertain and educate young kids from the wonderful world of Mother Goose and a "herd" of fanciful animal friends. Jack and Jill, Christopher Robin, the Owl and the Pussycat, and especially YOU are all invited to our playroom to share some of Mother Goose's favorite poems! We'll hear about Isabel, and Sylvester and Eat-It-All Elaine. And we'll play in the sandbox, go up in a swing, and set out to sea with pirates! But be careful - don't let the bears see us walking in all the squares! Lions and giraffes and bears, oh my! And elephants, zebras, and even baboons! Come for a fun-filled tour of the San Diego Wild Animal Park and at the same time enjoy a pack of poems - or is it a herd of verse? - all about animals! We promise you a grrr-eat time!"--Container
The men who marched away( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A] tribute to the soldiers who wrote from the trenches, leaving a legacy of poetry that tells of the agony and suffering that all war imposes"--Container
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow : a rediscovery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of selected poetry by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Poetry Hall of Fame( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simply an incredible collection of great writers, and a wonderful journey through great poems. Within these words one may find all the love, joy, hope, fear, enchantment and humor that is the human spirit
 
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Walt Whitman & the Civil War
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