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Devillier-Donegan Enterprises

Overview
Works: 253 works in 559 publications in 3 languages and 23,328 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Popular works  Church history  Documentary television programs  Drama  Military history  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Humor 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BP50, 297.09
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Most widely held works by Devillier-Donegan Enterprises
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner( Visual )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 3,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
The Greeks crucible of civilization ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Views rise and fall of ancient Greece through the eyes of prominent figures of the times, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates
Martin Luther ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Luther nailed his treatise to the doors of the Wittenberg Cathedral and forever changed the Christian world. This previously obscure German monk unleashed forces that would plunge Europe into war and chaos. He offered the Christian world a new vision of man's relationship with God and, in turn, redefined man's relationship with authority in general, bringing the collapse of the medieval world and the birth of the modern age
Napoleon [soldier, emperor, lover, statesman] by David Grubin( Visual )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The incredible life of an extraordinary leader. Napoleon is the first in-depth documentary portrait of one of the most famous, influential, and controversial figures ever
The Medici, godfathers of renaissance ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From 15th century Florence, the Medici family would rise to become one of the most powerful dynasties in Europe. The Medici used charm, skill and ruthlessness to garner unparalleled wealth and power, ruling Europe for more than 300 years
Peter and Paul and the Christian revolution ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early Christianity faced powerful obstacles. The might of the Roman Empire and the power-politics of ancient Jerusalem laid a heavy burden on those who believed Jesus was "the Messiah." But this new faith would not die. In a brief span of time, the fledgling religion would transcend its origins in the provinces of Rome and absorb the capital of the empire itself. With the words of Paul and other ancient writers, interviews with contemporary scholars and dramatic reenactments, Peter and Paul and the Christian Revolution explores how two men weathered crippling disagreements and political persecution to lead one of history's most astonishing religious movements
Kingdom of David the saga of the Israelites ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Israelites and the creaton of the world's first monotheistic religion
The Roman Empire in the first century by Margaret Koval( Visual )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the emperors, slaves, poets, and peasants who wrested order from chaos, built the most cosmopolitan society the world had ever seen, and shaped the Roman Empire in the first century
Egypt's golden empire ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the rise and fall of Egypt's New Kingdom, 1560 B.C. to 1080 B.C
Life beyond earth ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is humanity alone in the universe or do other intelligent beings, out among the stars, also speculate about their place in the cosmos? The story of the search for extraterrestrial life is told in this ground-breaking two-part film by Timothy Ferris who combines new discoveries about the origins of life with recent revelations about the nature of the sun's planets to seek possible answers. Part one investigates the origins of life on earth and traces the search for life on other worlds, while part two examines the strategies being employed to communicate with fellow travelers among the stars
Pale male ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bold and daring red-tailed hawk, nicknamed Pale Male, lives on the cornice of a 4th floor window of an apartment building on 5th Avenue, in the heart of New York City. Watch as Pale Male mates, breeds, and teaches his offspring to fly. This is truly an affirmation of the magical relationship of humans and nature
Lawrence of Arabia the battle for Arab world ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of courage and guilt, betrayal and triumph of T.E. Lawrence
Queen Victoria's empire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet the queen who ruled over one-fifth of humanity and the larger-than-life figures who shaped British imperialism. Uses personal accounts and historical reenactments in Britain, India, and Africa to reveal the frequent clash of personality and culture that would mark Queen Victoria's reign and tells the story of how a small island nation would come to control three-fourths of the world's trade and one-fifth of its population in one of the greatest empires the world has known
The natural history of the chicken ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of unusual stories about chickens. Ranges from a woman who revived a chicken with CPR, a man who raises chickens for his own consumption, a woman who keeps a pet chicken, a group of suburbanites who banded together to stop a neighborhood rooster raiser, a headless rooster, and a man who's life changing experience comes when he sees one of his chickens protect her chicks from a hawk
Why dogs smile & chimpanzees cry ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary filmmakers and scientists in fields as diverse as paleontology, embryology, and neurobiology report evidence in support of the emotional life of wild and domestic animals
Young Dr. Freud ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retraces the early life of Sigmund Freud from his birth in 1856 to the publication of his landmark book The interpretation of dreams in 1900
Red files secrets of the Russian archives revealed ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Red files exposes a fascinating view of history from the Soviet perspective. Featuring powerful interviews with key Soviet participants, never-before-seen film archives and declassified dossiers, the series tells compelling stories of personal and political intrigue that were hidden behind the Iron Curtain for generations". -- Container
Animals gone wild ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animals behaving badly looks at the adaptation of certain wild animals to human encroachment on their habitats. The good, the bad, and the grizzly discusses the success of grizzly repopulation and its impact on the people who live in grizzly territory
Empires ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From a base in 15th-century Florence, the Medici family used charm, patronage, duplicity, and ruthlessness to amass wealth and power. The Medicis also ignited Western history's most important cultural and artistic revolution, the Renaissance, but doomed their own ordered world. This epic drama in the courts, cathedrals, and palaces of Europe traces a family's powerful ambition and a continent's tortured struggle to emerge from the Dark Ages
Secrets of the ocean realm ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the fascinating mysteries of the ocean depths. Spectacular underwater sequences by award-winning filmmakers, Howard and Michele Hall, reveal never-before-seen behaviors of sharks, whales, dolphins and even more unusual creatures like wolf eels, demon stingers, and stargazers
 
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Languages
English (194)
French (3)
Hebrew (1)
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