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Tarshis, Peter

Overview
Works: 11 works in 17 publications in 2 languages and 1,189 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Methods‡vSelf-instruction 
Classifications: HD9710.U52, 338.762920973
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Most widely held works by Peter Tarshis
Henry Ford( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story behind the automobile giant whose foresight and vision ushered America into a period of epic change
The Google boys( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Sergey Brin and Larry Page, two Stanford University computer science Ph. D candidates who went on to develop the world's most popular search engine
The Sahara the forgotten history of the world's harshest desert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary brings to life the Sahara's cruel history and the conflicts that still plague its people. It recounts the story of kings who once led caravans of 30,000 people across the desert, bearing riches beyond imagination. It tells of Roman death squads that exterminated the citizens of the Empire's most bitter rival and how the Foreign Legion crafted a legend out of last stands and lost causes. From the fabled metropolis of Timbuktu to the shores of Tripoli, this film is an illuminating exploration of this unforgiving and remote land of myth and mirage. Also included is a bonus disc that examines the lives of two men -- T.E. Lawrence and Erwin Rommel -- who shaped the desert's modern history and were themselves forever changed by the Sahara
The Babe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From his early childhood in Baltimore to the infamous 1919 sale by the Boston Red Sox to his glory years with the New York Yankees, Biography takes an in-depth look at the immortal slugger who swatted his way into the hearts of baseball fans forever"--Container
Henry Ford( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 122 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
Henry Ford tycoon Tin Lizzy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life of the industrial giant who earned notoriety for his intolerance as well as his inventiveness. Interviews with former workers and family members point out his genius and eccentricities, while automotive historians trace his monumental career, from his first hand-built car to saving his company with the introduction of the V-8 at an age when most men are long retired
The Babe the story of Babe Ruth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From his early childhood in Baltimore to the infamous 1919 sale by the Boston Red Sox to his glory years with the New York Yankees, Biography takes an in-depth look at the immortal slugger who swatted his way into the hearts of baseball fans forever"--Container
Lucky the story of Charles Lindberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life of Charles Lindberg
Teach yourself lead guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Henry Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Teach yourself lead guitar( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Professional know-how for creating exciting leads. Blues scales, fingerings, riffs, techniques, soloing plus tunes and exercises to work with
 
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The Babe the story of Babe Ruth
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