WorldCat Identities

Batten, Frank 1927-2009

Overview
Works: 9 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 849 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Portraits  Photographs 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Batten
The Weather Channel : the improbable rise of a media phenomenon by Frank Batten( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twenty years ago, who'd have believed that millions of viewers would follow the twists and turns of storms developing across the globe with the rapt attention once reserved for thriller movies? That a single television channel could simultaneously inform and entertain us, enrich our lives and, at times, help save them?" "This is the story of The Weather Channel, a cable network that succeeded when almost all the experts predicted it would fail
New St. Methodist Church Centenary 1883-1983 : and 150 years Methodism in Wordsley by Frank Batten( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entrepreneur : out of the blue and into the black by Frank Batten( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. papers by Harry F Byrd( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are also over 80 letters, generally very brief, from Virginia and national notables written in response to "Defying the odds." Of note are letters from Paul Saunier, jr., and Maryon Allen, relating anecdotes about Bill Tuck and George Wallace
 
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The Weather Channel : the improbable rise of a media phenomenon
Covers
All in good time : the Frank Batten story
Alternative Names
Frank Batten American media executive

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Languages
English (15)