WorldCat Identities

Haffner, Craig

Overview
Works: 39 works in 92 publications in 3 languages and 3,569 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Director, Producer, Scenarist
Classifications: E176.1, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Craig Haffner
Civil War journal the commanders ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through diaries, photographs and re-enactments, these four episodes take the viewer into the personal lives of these Civil War generals
Frederick Douglass by Scott Paddor ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Frederick Douglass, escaped slave and abolitionist orator
Abraham Lincoln, preserving the Union ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the rustic childhood to his tragic death, this is the definitive look at the stoic president who risked everything to save his nation. Honest, eloquent and courageous, he risked everything to save a young America from self-destruction, and paid the ultimate price. This unforgettable program tells the complete story of Abraham Lincoln, from the rustic childhood that forged his beliefs to the tough campaign that made him president. Historians examine the difficult leadership choices of his turbulent first term, as well as his bouts with depression and troubled marriage to Mary Todd. Experts untangle a web of murder and kidnapping plots to learn the truth about the complex conspiracy that made Lincoln an American Martyr
Christopher Columbus explorer of the New World ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the life of Christopher Columbus, from his childhood in Genoa, to his voyages to the New World in search of Asia, to his death, penniless and disgraced
Robert E. Lee ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Robert E. Lee. Driven by loyalty and blessed with immense talent, his greatest moments came in support of a cause that divided his nation and his heart
Pickett's charge ( )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the spectacular failure of Pickett's charge on Cemetery Ridge at Gettysburg
George Custer showdown at Little Big Horn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... profiles the life of General George Armstrong Custer, the controversial and fearless cavalry officer whose true legacy was left behind on the plains of Montana. ... on June 25, 1876, a devastating miscalculation of Indian strength at Little Big Horn River resulted in the massacre of all his men."--Container
The presidents the lives and legacies of the 43 leaders of the United States ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents snapshots of the forty-three commanders in chief who have guided America throughout its history
Civil War combat ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the actual experiences of individual soldiers in the Civil War. At the first battle of Manassas, green soldiers were introduced to the horror and chaos of war in a fight that was more a clash of mobs than a strategic engagement
Celsius 41.11 the temperature at which the brain-- begins to die ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In response to Michael Moore's documentary Fahrenheit 9/11, this film tells the other side of the story with regards to the left's criticism of President Bush, 9/11 and the war in Iraq and Kerry's 20-year tenure in the Senate
Civil War combat ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among all the killing fields of the Civil War, certain battlegrounds have earned the right to be called legendary: Shiloh, Antietam, Gettysburg and Cold Harbor. Each of these clashes would play a pivotal role in shaping the course and the ultimate outcome of the war between the states. Each battle is reconstructed against the backdrop of the military situation in the field, the tactical challenges facing the combatants, and the political consequences of every skirmish won ... or lost
John Wilkes Booth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Lincoln, is examined
Nathan Bedford Forrest ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the ruthless military career of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest
The filmmakers' Gettysburg ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The documentary will give you a unique personal insight into the Confederate and Union officers who fought at Gettysburg. This production brings also together for the first time the talents of Craig Haffner, creator of the "Civil War Journal", filmmaker Ron Maxwell, writer and director of the feature films "Gettysburg" and best selling author Jeff Shaara
The Civil War destiny at Fort Sumter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"At 4:30 a.m. on April 12, 1861, Confederate gunners launced artillery shots at Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor, igniting a conflict that would engulf the entire nation and become the bloodiest war in American History. From the political and military events leading up to the battle, to the amazing fact that no soldier from either side died in the 34-hour fight, to a "gentleman's agreement" surrender and orderly departure of the Federal troops"--Cover
The Queen pharaoh ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the extraordinary reign of Hatshepsut, one of the most unusual and little known rulers in history
The Civil War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of two History Channel programs on the Civil War. The first program (12 min.) is untitled. The second program (43 min.) is an episode from the series, Civil War Journal, which originally aired on the History Channel as Iron Jaws : the killing power of Civil War artillery. Both documentaries use period photographs, factual reenactments, first-person accounts and interviews with noted historians to bring details of this epic conflict to life
The unfinished Civil War ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the phenomenon of Civil War re-enacting, interviewing war buffs who bring the epic engagements back to life and exploring the reasons behind the surging popularity of this unusual pastime. Also looks at some current controversies in the South, such as the confederate battle flag in South Carolina and the mural of Robert E. Lee in Richmond, Va
Robert E. Lee reluctant warrior ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Civil War appeared imminent, Robert E. Lee sided with neither North or South, but chose his native and beloved Virginia. The South received a gift : one of the greatest military leaders in history. From West Point to Gettysburg, here is the complete story of Robert E. Lee. Bonus : West Point classmates -- Civil War enemies. Comrads in the classroom, rivals on the battlefield. See Sherman, McClellan and Grant face Beauregard, Lee and President Jefferson Davis
Sex in the Civil War ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video looks at the role that sex played in the American Civil War
 
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Spanish (1)
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