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Jennings, Peter 1938-2005

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The century by Peter Jennings( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 3,480 libraries worldwide
The Century presents history as it was lived, and as it will be remembered for the next hundred years. Here is a keepsake volume destined to be an essential part of every family's library: an epic journey through the last hundred years, whose heroes are our grandparents, our parents, ourselves
In search of America by Peter Jennings( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,728 libraries worldwide
The authors search the twenty-first century for evidence that the words and ideas of the founding fathers are still alive and well in America
Manufacturing consent : Noam Chomsky and the media by Mark Achbar( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Explores the political life and times of the controversial author, linguist, and radical philosopher Noam Chomsky. Focuses on Chomsky's analysis of the hidden use of ideological manipulation in democratic societies
Hiroshima why the bomb was dropped ( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
This documentary television film examines the reasons behind the decision to use the atom bomb against Japan during World War II
The century America's time by Peter Jennings( visu )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Overview of U.S. history during the twentieth century
The fabulous 60s ( visu )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
"The fabulous 60s takes a kaleidoscopic look back at this most turbulent of decades, ten tumultuous years that began in hope with man's exploration of space and the youngest elec[t]ed President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy-- and ended in a welter of Cold War intrigue, political assassination, civil unrest, student demonstration and US involvement in another war in a country known as Vietnam."--Container
The search for Jesus ( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 338 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, what we know about his childhood, brief adult life and the circumstances of his death
The century America's time ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
"This comprehensive 15-part retrospective, anchored by Peter Jennings, takes an era-by-era look at America's evolution during the turbulent 20th century."--P. [4] of cover
Images of the '80s ( visu )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Explores the legacy of the 1980's, a time of triumphs and tragedies
The century by Peter Jennings( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of the twentieth century that chronicles the great events and personalities of the past hundred years
Prejudice answering children's questions ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Peter Jennings moderates a discussion with a group of American children and teenagers concerning prejudice. Includes discussion of the physiological reasons for physical differences between races, reasons behind racial conflict, and various efforts to fight prejudice
The Kennedy assassination beyond conspiracy ( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Forty years after he was fatally shot, more than 80 percent of Americans still believe there was a conspiracy to kill President Kennedy and that the assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald, did not act alone. ABC News showcases a three-dimensional, computer-generated reconstruction of the assassination, more than 70 interviews, and some of the more than four million documents related to the death to prove that theories of a conspiracy are unfounded
Schwarzkopf, how the war was won ( visu )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
The Riyadh Command military briefing dated Wednesday afternoon, February 27, 1991, presented by General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, Commander of the Allied Forces in the Gulf. He explains the military tactics that led to the conclusion of the Iraq-Kuwait Crisis of 1990-1991
45/85 America and the world since World War II ( visu )
8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
An oral/visual history of the U.S. goal of containing Communism from 1945 to 1985. Peter Jennings and Ted Koppel, ABC-TV news correspondents, guide viewers through four decades of American foreign policy. Pt. 1 focuses on the days following World War II, the post-war boom in America, the Rosenberg trial, and civil war in Asia. Pt. 2 reviews the signing of the armistice to end the Korean War, the invention of television and the discovery of the polio vacine, civil rights, McCarthyism, and the Soviet launch of Sputnik. Pt. 3 examines the short-lived Kennedy era and the steps that led to the Bay of Pigs and the Cuban Missile Crisis, Lyndon Johnson's agenda for social change, U.S. involvement in Vietnam, Richard Nixon's relection and resignation in the aftermath of Watergate, and a nation headed for a gas crisis. Pt. 4 starts with a retrospective look at 200 years of the nation's history as we begin restoration of the Statue of Liberty, then continues with the Vietnam legacy, the election of Jimmy Carter, the Iranian hostage crisis, the Reagan election and agenda, and the Geneva Summit
Common miracles the new American revolution in learning ( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Examines communities across America which are discovering how to liberate the human potential in each child. Correspondents Peter Jennings and Bill Blakemore reveal how we are enabling students to uncover their special strengths and become eager learners. Examines interactive study, individualized apprenticeships, catch-up programs, and parental power in the schools. Features interviews with children, parents, psychologists, educators, and scientists
War with Iraq stories from the front ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
ABC News correspondents travel with all four branches of the Armed Forces in Iraq as they head into combat. It's a snapshot of their lives and experiences as people, not just as reporters and their lives and relationships with their military counterparts
The fight against pain examining the impact of pain on our daily life ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
This ABC News series reports on the causes of pain and the impact it has on our lives. The program also examines new and promising treatments
The search for Paul ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
An investigation into the life of the Apostle Paul. Biblical scholars from a variety of backgrounds discuss Paul's role in the transformation of Christianity from a small Jewish sect into a world religion and examine how he contributed to the conception of Jesus that has survived to the present day. Peter Jennings travels to Tarsis, Turkey, Paul's birthplace, and various locations along the way of Paul's journeys
Growing up in the age of Aids ( visu )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Geared toward teenagers, this is a discussion of the issues, facts and fallacies surrounding AIDS, hosted by Peter Jennings. Filmed before a live audience, with the Surgeon General and leading experts answering questions from the audience and callers from around the country
In search of America by Peter Jennings( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Jennings explores current debates about American life and character. Along the way, he also tries to answer the question of whether traditional American values have withstood the test of time
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Alternative Names
Jennings Peter Charles
Jennings, Peter Charles 1938-2005
Jennings, Peter Charles Archibald Ewart
Peter Jennings Amerikaans journalist (1938-2005)
Peter Jennings amerykański dziennikarz telewizyjny
Peter Jennings người dẫn chương trình tin tức
Peter Jennings US-amerikanischer Journalist
Дженнингс, Питер
פיטר ג'נינגס
بيتر جينينغز
پیتر جنینگز ژورنالیست آمریکایی
피터 제닝스
ジェニングス, ピーター
English (171)
Chinese (2)
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