跳到内容
The Butler : A Witness to History 预览资料
关闭预览资料
正在查...

The Butler : A Witness to History

著者: Wil Haygood
出版商: New York : 37 Ink/Atria, 2013.
版本/格式:   Print book : 传记 : 英语 : First 37 Ink/Atria Books hardcover edition查看所有的版本和格式
数据库:WorldCat
提要:
When acclaimed Washington Post writer Wil Haygood had an early hunch that Obama would win the 2008 election, he thought he'd highlight the singular moment by exploring the life of someone who had come of age when segregation was so widespread, so embedded in the culture, as to make the very thought of a black president inconceivable. He struck gold when he tracked down Eugene Allen, a butler who had served no fewer  再读一些...
评估:

(尚未评估) 0 附有评论 - 争取成为第一个。

主题
更多类似这样的

 

在图书馆查找

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查找有这资料的图书馆...

详细书目

类型/形式: Biography
提及的人: Eugene Allen; Barack Obama; Lee Daniels
材料类型: 传记
文件类型:
所有的著者/提供者: Wil Haygood
ISBN: 9781476752990 1476752990
OCLC号码: 853758519
注意: "The story that inspired the motion picture"--Dust jacket.
Includes an essay on the history of the portrayal of African Americans in motion pictures.
描述: xii, 96 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
内容: Foreword / Lee Daniels --
The butler's journey --
Moving image --
Five presidents in the struggle.
其他题名: Witness to history
Butler (Motion picture)
责任: Wil Haygood.

摘要:

A companion book to The Butler which traces the Civil Rights movement and the evolution of American history through the eyes of Eugene Allen.  再读一些...

评论

用户提供的评论
正在获取GoodReads评论...
正在检索DOGObooks的评论

标签

争取是第一个!
确认申请

你可能已经申请过这份资料。如果还是想申请,请选确认。

链接数据


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/853758519> # The Butler : A Witness to History
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "853758519" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#CreativeWork/butler_motion_picture> ; # Butler (Motion picture)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Person/obama_barack> ; # Barack Obama
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/butlers_washington_d_c> ; # Butlers--Washington (D.C.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/african_american_household_employees_washington_d_c> ; # African American household employees--Washington (D.C.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/presidents_united_states_staff> ; # Presidents--United States--Staff
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799695> ; # African Americans--Segregation
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1726897> ; # African American household employees
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075812> ; # Presidents--Staff
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.92092/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009114063> ; # African Americans--Washington (D.C.)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799733> ; # African Americans in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Person/allen_eugene_1919_2010> ; # Eugene Allen
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/52010985> ; # Barack Obama
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/african_americans_segregation_history_20th_century> ; # African Americans--Segregation--History--20th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#CreativeWork/butler_motion_picture> ; # Butler (Motion picture)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> ; # African Americans
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/108042906> ; # Lee Daniels
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/843075> ; # Butlers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086519> ; # Race relations--Political aspects
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/305307966> ; # Eugene Allen
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086566> ; # Race relations in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85002011> ; # African Americans in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh92001871> ; # Race relations in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/butler> ; # Butler
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075747> ; # Presidents--Election
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204505> ; # Washington (D.C.)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010105921> ; # Presidents--United States--Election--2008
    schema:alternateName "Witness to history" ;
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/275897604> ; # Wil Haygood
    schema:bookEdition "First 37 Ink/Atria Books hardcover edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "When acclaimed Washington Post writer Wil Haygood had an early hunch that Obama would win the 2008 election, he thought he'd highlight the singular moment by exploring the life of someone who had come of age when segregation was so widespread, so embedded in the culture, as to make the very thought of a black president inconceivable. He struck gold when he tracked down Eugene Allen, a butler who had served no fewer than eight presidents, from Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan.During his thirty-four years of service, Allen became what the Independent described as a "discreet stagehand who for three decades helped keep the show running in the most important political theatre of all." While serving tea and supervising buffets, Allen was also a witness to history as decisions about America's most momentous events were being made. Here he is at the White House while Kennedy contemplates the Cuban missile crisis: here he is again when Kennedy's widow returns from that fateful day in Dallas. Here he is when Johnson and his cabinet debate Vietnam, and here he is again when Ronald Reagan is finally forced to get tough on apartheid. Perhaps hitting closest to home was the civil rights legislation that was developed, often with passions flaring, right in front of his eyes even as his own community of neighbors, friends, and family were contending with Jim Crow America. With a foreword by the Academy Award-nominated director Lee Daniels, The Butler also includes an essay, in the vein of James Baldwin's jewel The Devil Finds Work, that explores the story of black images on celluloid and in Hollywood, and fifty-seven pictures of Eugene Allen, his family, the presidents he served, and the remarkable cast of the movie."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1391043794> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The Butler : A Witness to History"@en ;
    schema:productID "853758519" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781476752990> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB372079> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/853758519> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#CreativeWork/butler_motion_picture> # Butler (Motion picture)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Butler (Motion picture)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Person/allen_eugene_1919_2010> # Eugene Allen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1919" ;
    schema:deathDate "2010" ;
    schema:familyName "Allen" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugene" ;
    schema:name "Eugene Allen" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Person/obama_barack> # Barack Obama
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Obama" ;
    schema:givenName "Barack" ;
    schema:name "Barack Obama" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/african_american_household_employees_washington_d_c> # African American household employees--Washington (D.C.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh00008610> ;
    schema:name "African American household employees--Washington (D.C.)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1391043794#Topic/african_americans_segregation_history_20th_century> # African Americans--Segregation--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001982> ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Segregation--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009114063> # African Americans--Washington (D.C.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Washington (D.C.)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010105921> # Presidents--United States--Election--2008
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Presidents--United States--Election--2008"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85002011> # African Americans in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh92001871> # Race relations in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Race relations in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075747> # Presidents--Election
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh 85106460> ;
    schema:name "Presidents--Election"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075812> # Presidents--Staff
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh 88006974> ;
    schema:name "Presidents--Staff"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086519> # Race relations--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh 96007487> ;
    schema:name "Race relations--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086566> # Race relations in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Race relations in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204505> # Washington (D.C.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington (D.C.)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1726897> # African American household employees
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American household employees"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799695> # African Americans--Segregation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh 85001982> ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Segregation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799733> # African Americans in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/843075> # Butlers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Butlers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108042906> # Lee Daniels
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1959" ;
    schema:familyName "Daniels" ;
    schema:givenName "Lee" ;
    schema:name "Lee Daniels" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/275897604> # Wil Haygood
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Haygood" ;
    schema:givenName "Wil" ;
    schema:name "Wil Haygood" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305307966> # Eugene Allen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1919" ;
    schema:deathDate "2010" ;
    schema:familyName "Allen" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugene" ;
    schema:name "Eugene Allen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/52010985> # Barack Obama
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Obama" ;
    schema:givenName "Barack" ;
    schema:name "Barack Obama" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781476752990>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1476752990" ;
    schema:isbn "9781476752990" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

关闭窗口

请登入WorldCat 

没有张号吗?很容易就可以 建立免费的账号.