WorldCat Identities

Cascio, Michael 1950-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 118 publications in 1 language and 4,624 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  History  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Educational films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, FIC
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Most widely held works by Michael Cascio
Wolfgang Mozart by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart scholars paint a portrait of the outcast master whose work would revolutionize nearly every area of music. Includes performances of Mozart's works by conductor Zubin Mehta, violinist Isaac Stern and flutist James Galway
F. Scott Fitzgerald the great American dreamer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of F. Scott Fitzgerald, the American novelist who epitomized the Jazz Age and the Roaring Twenties
The Vanderbilts( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the family once called the most powerful in America
Mafia : the history of the Mob in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of documentaries produced by A & E presents a broad overview of organized crime in America, beginning with immigrants who formed gangs soon after arriving in the late 19th century. The focus is on Italian-American gangsters, though there are mentions of Irish and Jewish gangs, which at various times cooperated with or competed against the Mafia, and one program in the collection presents skeins of conjecture while seeking to document links between the Mob and the Kennedy political dynasty. The documentaries use vintage newsreel footage as well as clips of Hollywood versions of gang life to illustrate the narration
Andrew Carnegie prince of steel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of Skibo Castle in the Scottish Highlands, home to Andrew Carnegie
Sahara by Michael Palin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three intrepid adventurers, including the legendary Dirk Pitt, set out to claim a massive treasure and foil the efforts of a cadre intent on world destruction
In the womb collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment of conception, every human embryo embarks on an incredible nine-month journey of development. Now, cutting-edge technology makes it possible for National Geographic Channel's "In the womb" to open a window into the hidden world of the fetus and explore each trimester in amazing new detail. Revolutionary 3-D and 4-D imagery sheds light on the delicate, dark world of a fetus as never before and follows a rare fetoscope operation, performed in utero with the hope of correcting life-threatening complications before birth
Incredible monuments of Rome( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the stories behind those responsible for creating some of the magnificent monuments of Rome. Attempts to discover what the monuments symbolized in the ancient Roman world
King David by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of David, the shepherd boy who slew the Philistine giant Goliath to become the hero of his people
The Kellogg Brothers Corn Flake Kings( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They collaborated on the corn flake and transformed the world's breakfast habits, but the Kellogg brothers could not have been less alike
Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of Katharine Hepburn, the winner of 4 Academy Awards. Includes interviews with directors, actors, and family members as well as scenes from her films and interviews with the star herself
The fate of the Neandertals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines recent discoveries by archaeologists regarding the disappearance of the Neanderthals
Ancient prophecy( Visual )

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

A look at prophecy through the ages, covering Biblical prophecy, precognition, Nostradamus, premonitions, and palmistry. Experts from various backgrounds discuss whether it is possible for people to know the future
J.C. Penney main street millionaire by J. C Penney( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of J.C. Penney, who went from being a poor Scottish immigrant to being a fabled man of wealth. Carnegie built a fortune by amassing stock in the growth industries of trains and steel, then started sharing it. Today libraries, concert halls, and universities across the United States have benefitted from his philanthropy
Henry Ford by Bert Cunnington( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaving the farm at fifteen to become a mechanic and then a race car driver, Henry Ford created the Ford Motor Company in 1903. Dedicated to the notion of mass production, Ford launched the assembly line, the automotive industry, and an American dynasty
Richard the Lionheart( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeks the truth behind the many legends of Richard the Lionheart
Violence in the media( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poses the question: does violence on television and in the movies beget more violence or do the media merely hold up a mirror to a country awash in violence?
David & Goliath a Biblical battle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of David, the shepherd boy who slew the Philistine giant Goliath to become the hero of his people
William Shakespeare a life of drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare is the greatest writer the English language has ever known, a man whose imaginative genius still moves us, nearly four centuries after his death. His tumultuous life produced an unmatched legacy of drama and poetry, but the Bard's own story remains, for the most part, a mystery. Film excerpts, dramatic readings, location footage, and interviews with several Shakespeare specialists provide clues to Shakespeare's identity, and a glimpse into his little known life and his astonishing 20-year career as a playwright and actor
Allan Pinkerton the original private-eye( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and career of private investigator Allan Pinkerton, founder of the Pinkerton National Detective Agency
 
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