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Smith, Clyde B.

Overview
Works: 32 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 165 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  History  Biography  Documentary films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Commentator
Classifications: GN772.22.F7, 621.900901
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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 )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 83 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
François Bordes demonstrates how stone blades were probabaly made by direct percussion and by the punch technique; Don Crabtree demonstrates various methods of manufacturing tools by pressure flaking techniques
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
Procession : contemporary directions in American dance ( visu )
2 editions published in 1984 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A series of modern dances performed by the Ann Halprin Dance Group with narration
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 then Vezere 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
Pelecaniform birds of the Galapagos ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 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
Calumet, pipe of peace ( visu )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and held by 3 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
Early stone tools ( visu )
2 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Professor François 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
The Galapagos albatross ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the Galapagos or waved albatross which breeds in two restricted areas on Hood Island in the Glapagos Islands. Shows stages of the species' life cycle and points out characteristic mutual displays, patterns of flight, problems of thermoregulation, the role of the salt gland in electrolyte balance, and the role of terrestrial predators
Aquatic locomotion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries 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 2 libraries 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
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
Mangrove ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Examines the ecology, structure, reproductive, and long distance dispersal mechanisms of Ecuadorian mangroves. Contrasts the mangrove associations on the Galapagos Islands with those on the mainland
Basketry of the Pomo ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Engineering standards in machine industries by Clyde B Smith( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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
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
Basketry of the Pomo ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Wooden box: made by steaming and bending ( visu )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Shows the making of a traditional cedar, pegged box by a chief of the Kwakiutl Indians of British Columbia. Describes the steps from the felling of a cedar tree through the cutting, steaming, bending, and assembling of the box
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, Smitty, 1919-
Languages
English (31)
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