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ABC News

Works: 4,096 works in 6,775 publications in 1 language and 62,212 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Longitudinal studies  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: BP187.3, 371.010973
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To save our schools, to save our children : the approaching crisis in America's public schools by Marshall Frady( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 890 libraries worldwide
The Eye of the storm by William Peters( visu )
28 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Award winning documentary records an innovative experiment in which a third-grade teacher divides her all-white class into "blue-eyes" and "brown-eyes," making each group superior or inferior on successive days. Demonstrates the nature and effects of bigotry by showing changes brought about in their behavior and learning patterns
Crime in America : the ABC report by Donald MacGillis( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Hiroshima why the bomb was dropped ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
This documentary television film examines the reasons behind the decision to use the atom bomb against Japan during World War II
A moment in history the inauguration of Barack Obama ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Features one of the most important events in history, and includes the pre-inaugural events from the morning of January 20, 2009, the Oath of Office and Inaugural Speeches in their entirety, benediction from Dr. Joseph Lowery, recitation by Elizabeth Alexander, and much more
The century America's time by Peter Jennings( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
It has been a century like no other. "The century: America's time" recounts the defining moments, people and trends that have shaped our times. From the Wright brothers' historic flight at Kitty Hawk to man's first steps on the moon; from the battlegrounds of World War I to the high-tech combat of the Gulf War; from the death of Queen Victoria at the start of the century to the tragic death of Princess Diana at its end. Includes rare footage from archives around the world and hundreds of eyewitness interviews
Men are from Mars, women are from Venus but we have to live on earth by John Gray( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
ABC news decided to profile six brave couples whose lives were frayed by endless marital battles. Host Barbara Walters takes an eight-month journey of rediscovery as these frustrated couples, baring souls and fangs, allow cameras to witness them arguing over their stresses and struggles from their living room, support-group sessions, and finally from a live television studio in front of John Gray himself
Why the hate? America, from a Muslim point of view ( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
"This timely ABC News program explores the mixed emotions felt by many Muslims toward the U.S. Topics on the agenda include American culture, often perceived as offensive, and U.S. foreign policy, frequently viewed as threatening."--Container
Malcolm X ( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the life of Malcolm X beginning with his childhood to his rise of prominence with the Nation of Islam
The Hajj one American's pilgrimage to Mecca, Friday, April 18, 1997 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Michael Wolfe, an American Muslim, describes the experience of his hajj, or piligrimage to Mecca
The Clinton years ( visu )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Follows Bill Clinton's campaign for the presidency and his 8 years in office. Includes interviews with George Stephanopolous, Dee Dee Myers, and other key administration officials
The Fall of communism ( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Provides a brief history of the creation and growth of the Soviet empire followed by a survey events that occurred in 1989 and 1990 in the nations of eastern Europe and within some republics of the Soviet Union using new stories broadcast by ABC. Describes each country's efforts to revitalize its economy and democratize its institutions and then examines the impact of these changes
Crisis behind a presidential commitment ( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Having earned John F. Kennedy's trust with his 1960 campaign-trail film Primary, cinéma vérité documentarian Robert Drew expressed his desire to document a president in crisis. When African American college students Vivian Malone and James Hood prepared to enroll at the all-white University of Alabama in June 1963, governor George Wallace defied a federal court order and vowed to prevent the students' enrollment. Kennedy granted unprecedented access to Drew and his unobtrusive four-team crew, who used handheld cameras to cover both sides of the conflict: Wallace self-righteously clings to segregation, while a flurry of phone calls between the president, attorney general Robert F. Kennedy, and deputy attorney general Nicholas Katzenback reveal a tightly coordinated plan to dismiss Wallace (in Robert Kennedy's words) as "a second-rate figure." Special feature: Drew's short film Faces of November provides an examination of the meaning of John F. Kennedy's death to those at his funeral
Pope John Paul II ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of Pope John Paul II's life, from his youth in Poland to his human rights activism, to his later struggles with Parkinson's disease
Tsunami wave of destruction ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
This documentary examines the chain of events that led to the devastating destruction in South Asia and explores the impact of relief efforts in the region. It explains the science of tsunamis and looks back at other catastrophic natural disasters
ABC News Nightline. one American's pilgrimage to Mecca by Michael Wolfe( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Michael Wolfe, an American Muslim, describes the experience of his hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca
The search for Jesus by Marcus J Borg( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
The Search for Jesus is a journalist's exploration of the historical figure of Jesus. Peter Jennings goes to the Holy Land and searches for clues to who Jesus was, and what we can know about his childhood, brief adult life and the circumstances of his death
Sean's story a lesson in life ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Covers inclusion of handicapped children in the Baltimore County (Maryland) Public School system. Sean Beggs, an eight year old boy with downs syndrome, is followed through first grade in a public school in contrast to Bobby Shriver, also with downs syndrome, who stays in a special school
Mandela the man & his country ( visu )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
This program chronicles the life of Nelson Mandela against the backdrop of South African politics
America speaks : 50 states in 50 days ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
America Speaks is a comprehensive, up-to-the-minute wrap-up of the historic 2008 Presidential election. Packed with gorgeous color photographs and buoyed by the insightful journalism of two of the world's news giants, this must-have book will examine every aspect of the riveting campaign. Readers will also travel through "50 States in 50 Days" on the historic joint ABC News/USA TODAY tour of the nation, which captures the voices of the voters as they weigh the merits of the candidates and the challenges being faced by the nation. This comprehensive multimedia package is accompanied by a DVD that allows patriots to relive all the moments along the way toward this historic election with unforgettable moments of the past year with candidates and constituents alike
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