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Smith, Clyde B.

Overview
Works: 30 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 162 library holdings
Genres: Short films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Biography  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Commentator
Classifications: GN772.22.F7, 745.584
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Publications about Clyde B Smith
Publications by Clyde B Smith
Most widely held works by Clyde B Smith
Early stone tools ( visu )
6 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Professor Francois Bordes at the University of Bordeaux in France demonstrates some of the percussion flaking techniques which early man and his predecessors may have used to produce a variety of tools. Shows actual prehistoric tools from such sites as Olduvai Gorge, Clacton by the Sea, and various Neanderthal sites. Uses animation to show how the development of these tools parallels the evolution of man himself from his Australopithecine forebears to Homo sapiens
Blades and pressure flaking ( visu )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Francois Bordes demonstrates how stone blades were probably made by direct percussion and by the punch technique. Don Crabtree demonstrates various methods of manufacturing tools by pressure flaking techniques. Explains chronological implications of various implements
Procession contemporary directions in American dance ( visu )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Presents Ann Halprin and the Dancers Workshop Company of San Francisco performing selections from Procession, a dance from their experimental repertoire
Pioneering the superstore : a retail revolution : the story of Clyde "Smitty" Smith by John Trice( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A Tale of two rivers ( visu )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Shows the significance to the study of human development of the valleys of the Dordogne and Vézère rivers in France. Includes scenes of modern life in the Dordogne and then explores the area's importance in the study of history. Discusses the significance of various archeological sites and examines the concern of present-day inhabitants for preserving their Languedocian customs and language. The narration is edited from interviews with archeologists, historians, and art historians
Beauty and the feast : a book of recipes by Lake Charles, La Temple Sinai Sisterhood( Book )
2 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The Cornish Ordinalia a medieval cycle play ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Presents scenes from a 1969 performance by drama students at Bristol, Eng. of the Cornish cycle of medieval miracle plays in Piran Round, an earthen amphitheater in Cornwall. Includes The origin of the world, The passion play, and The ascension. Adapted from a translation by Markham Harris
Pelecaniform birds of the Galapagos ( visu )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examines the avian order Pelecaniformes in the Galapagos Islands as represented by the flightless cormorant. Deals with the ecology, modes of feeding, patterns of flight, courtship displays, reproduction, and diverse adaptations of these birds
The calumet pipe of peace ( visu )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Discussion sur l'historique, les légendes, les usages, les rituels et l'origine de l'utilisation de la pipe à tabac chez les Amérindiens des grandes plaines. Description des méthodes traditionnelles de fabrication, de décoration et de consécration des pipes ainsi que des pouvoirs miraculeux attribués au calumet de paix
Buckeyes food of the California Indians ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A Niseman Indian demonstrates the ancient method of purifying the poisonous buckeye, or horse chestnut, and preparing it as an edible and nourishing staple
Engineering standards in machine industries by Clyde B Smith( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Basketry of the Pomo ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Pictures basic design elements and intricate combination of patterns in Pomo basket weaving
A pre-trial conference ( visu )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In a model pre-trail conference, Clarence L. Kincaid, Judge of the Los Angeles County Superior Court ; Thomas J. Cunningham, Alameda County Bar; Lowell L. Dryden, Los Angeles Bar; Ingemar E. Hoberg, San Francisco Bar; John Howell, San Francisco Bar examine a personal injury case. The purpose of the conference is to simplify the issues, ascertain the facts, estimate trial time and set a trial date. Then a pre-trail order is issued
The beautiful tree, Chishkale ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Explains that in California the southwestern Pomo Indian called the tan oak Chishkale; points out that the nuts of this tree were the single most important staple food in the culture area. Reconstructs cooking and processing methods used in making acorn bread in pre-contact times and demonstrates methods in use today
Basketry of the Pomo introductory film ; the first of a series on basketry of the Pomo Indians of California ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A presentation of Pomo basketry, showing Pomo women as they gather and prepare their materials and demonstrate various techniques employed in weaving
The Cornish Ordinalia a medieval cycle play : Piran Round, 1969 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Highlights from a 1969 presentation (performed at Piran Round, Cornwall) of a three-day cycle of Cornish medieval miracle plays presenting the medieval view of the history of the world from creation to the Last Judgment
Charles Darwin ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Professor Richard M. Eakin of the Dept. of Zoology, University of California presents a lecture in which he impersonates Charles Darwin in the words, dress, and manner of his time. Tells of his epic voyage on the Beagle, observations of Galapagos finches that figured in his conclusions on organic evolution, and the writing of the books in which he outlined his theory of natural selection
Basketry of the Pomo forms and orientation ; the third of a series on basketry of the Pomo Indians of California ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Pictures basic design elements and intricate combination of patterns in Pomo basket weaving
Aquatic locomotion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Uses underwater photography to examine the general ecology of the coastal waters of the Galapagos Islands. Considers major patterns of underwater locomotion used by shore fish and other aquatic vertebrates of the Galapagos
The Flightless cormorant ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Illustrates the loss of function associated with special ecological situations by examining the problem as seen in the flightless cormorant of the Galapagos Islands
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, Smitty, 1919-
Languages
English (33)
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