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Grubin, David

Works: 366 works in 916 publications in 5 languages and 34,619 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Biography  Biographical television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Historical television programs  Interviews  Drama  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Editor, Interviewee, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: R726.5, 616.0019
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Publications about David Grubin
Publications by David Grubin
Most widely held works about David Grubin
Most widely held works by David Grubin
Healing and the mind by Bill D Moyers( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 3,186 libraries worldwide
"With the incisive style that has made Bill Moyers's skills as an interviewer legendary, and the dynamic interplay of text and art that has made his previous books international bestsellers, Healing and the Mind is a landmark work, destined to influence how America thinks about sickness and health."--Jacket
The language of life : a festival of poets by Bill D Moyers( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 2,059 libraries worldwide
Presents the author's interviews with contemporary poets from diverse racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds discussing their work, lives, and creativity. Includes a selection of poems by each author
The secret life of the brain ( visu )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,050 libraries worldwide
This series explores the startling new map of the brain that has emerged from the past decade of neuroscience and shares a revelatory view of this most complicated organ, which now contradicts much of what we previously believed. Narrated by actress Blair Brown, the series tells stories through a mix of personal histories, expert commentary and cutting-edge animation. Viewers will not only learn startling new truths about the brain, they will voyage inside it
TR by David Grubin( visu )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
Documentary about Theodore Roosevelt. Explores the influence of Roosevelt's childhood, his rise to the U.S. Presidency, and the years after he left office
FDR by David Grubin( visu )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
Learn the story of one of America's most beloved Presidents. Includes rare archival footage and home movies as well as fascinating interviews with family members, friends, biographers, and eyewitnesses to the Roosevelt saga
The Buddha by David Grubin( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of the Buddha and presents the tenets of Buddhism
Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided ( visu )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
A six part program which examines the Lincolns' family life and marriage, Abraham Lincoln's presidency, and the Civil War era
Truman ( visu )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
The story of the unlikely rise of a gritty American original, Harry Truman. He was a farmer, a bankrupt businessman, an unknown politician from Missouri who suddenly found himself president. Of all the men who had held America's highest office, Harry Truman was the least prepared, but he would prove to be a surprise. Facing some of the biggest crises of the century, Truman would end the war with Germany, use the atomic bomb against Japan, confront an expanding Soviet Union and wage war in Korea-all while the woman he adored, his wife Bess, refused to stay in the White House and play the role of First Lady
Destination America ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Destination America looks at the driving forces that have compelled individuals to immigrate to America and, in particular, the immigration of women who have come to this country in search of opportunity and basic human rights denied them in their homelands
The Jewish Americans by Andrew. ; Fabian, Rhonda. ; Baber, Jerry Schlessinger( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 350 year saga of immigrants who gradually wove themselves into the fabric of American life without abandoning their traditions
LBJ by David Grubin( visu )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 958 libraries worldwide
Covers the span of Lyndon B. Johnson's political life from his early political career through his years of the presidency
Napoleon by David Grubin( visu )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Napoleon is the first in-depth documentary portrait of one of the most famous, influential, and controversial figures ever
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 782 libraries worldwide
"[...] portrays the ill-fated child princess who married France's young and indifferent King Louis XVI. Feeling isolated in a royal court rife with scandal and intrigue, Marie Antoinette defied both royalty and commoner by living like a rock star, which served only to seal her fate"--from container
RFK by Robert Dornhelm( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
This probing and perceptive biography reassesses the remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert Francis Kennedy. A man who would almost certainly have been president if his violent assassination hadn't intervened. Features extensive interviews with family members, friends, journalists, Washington insiders, and civil rights activists. Profiles the pivotal roles RFK played in the many major events of the 1960's - the Cuban Missile Crisis, the civil rights movement, and the war in Vietnam
The power of the past, with Bill Moyers-- Florence ( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Guided by experts, art historians, and Florentine citizens, Bill Moyers tours Florence's rich Renaissance legacy, exploring the roots of the common artistic, architectural, and human heritage of modern Western civilization
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth : with Bill Moyers by Joseph Campbell( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
America 1900 ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
The American Experience looks back at the pivotal year 1900. Following a range of characters, from famous public figures to ordinary citizens, this program chronicles a year in the life of the nation by examining the forces of change that would ultimately shape the coming century
Bill T. Jones : still/here ( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
A look at dancer/choreographer Bill T. Jones's highly acclaimed dance, "Still/Here". At workshops around the country, people facing life-threatening illnesses are asked to remember the highs and lows of their lives, and even imagine their own deaths. They then transform these feelings into expressive movement, which Jones incorporates into the dance "Still/Here". Jones demonstrates the movements of his life story--his first encounter with white people, confusion over his sexuality, his partner Arnie Zane's untimely death from AIDS, and Jones's own HIV status
Degenerate art by David Grubin( visu )
29 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and German and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Describes Nazi attacks on the avant garde and their desecration of modernist art culminating in the 1937 exhibition of "Entartete Kunst" (degenerate art) in Munich. Describes the opening of the Haus der Kunst and the Nazi approved art it exhibited. Produced in conjunction with the 1991 Los Angeles County Museum reconstruction of the "Degenerate Art" exhibition, which assembled more than 150 surviving masterworks from the original show and gathered photographic documentation, motion-picture footage and the recollections of witnesses of the time
Young Dr. Freud ( visu )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Traces the early life of Sigmund Freud, from his birth in 1856 to the publication of his landmark book, The Interpretation of Dreams, in 1900. Part Two follows Freud's research and examines his revolutionary theories, now part of the fabric of 20th-century thought and shaping of contemporary notions of identity, memory, childhood, and sexuality
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David Grubin American filmmaker
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