Most widely held works about Richard Kiley
Most widely held works by Richard Kiley
30 years of National Geographic specials ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
Celebrates 30 years of televised specials by the National Geographic Society.
Man of La Mancha by Mitch Leigh ( Recording )
43 editions published between 1965 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
Features music from the Broadway musical, Man Of La Mancha. Includes the original cast recordings from 1965.
The little prince ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
A French pilot crashes his airplane in the middle of the Sahara Desert and comes upon a young prince from another planet. The little prince tells the pilot that he is inspecting the universe and stays in the desert long enough to convey to the pilot his impression of the earth and stories of other planets he has visited.
Blackboard jungle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students. Based on Evan Hunter's novel.
Tigers of the snow ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Venture into the dense forests of coastal Siberia to track the biggest cat on earth, the elusive Siberian tiger.
Kismet by Robert Wright ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Pickup on South Street ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eye set on the big score. When the three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he ever could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by the Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption.
Patch Adams ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
"Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh -- even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story."--Container.
Mysteries of mankind ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Traces anthropological research in human evolution, beginning with discoveries in Africa of australopithecine bones, the Leakeys' discoveries in the African Rift Valley and Olduvai Gorge, Johanson's work in Hadar, Ethiopia. Includes discussion of dating techniques such as laser dating, and the search for a common ancestor.
The thorn birds ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 545 libraries worldwide
The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback.
Surviving Everest ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
A remarkable insider's look at what it takes to climb the highest, most dangerous mountain on Earth-- Mount Everest.
The Canterville ghost ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
A vacationing family finds itself sharing an English mansion with a ghost who is doomed to haunt until an ancient curse is lifted.
Broadway's lost treasures. II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1971 and 1992.
Search for battleship Bismarck ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
A look at the first (and last) mission of the German battleship Bismarck, including talks with survivors, and at the recovery of the battleship from waters three miles deep.
Living with wolves ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Jim Dutcher and his wife Jamie lived with gray wolves for three years to make this documentary, and their work reveals complex social behavior never before captured on film. You'll observe the dominance of the pack's alpha male and the submissiveness of the omega wolf. You'll see the pack initiate new members, and witness the critical moment when the alpha selects a mate. Perhaps most incredible is the bond developed between the wolves and the Dutchers, who ultimately must move the pack to another reserve in order to keep them alive.
Search for the great apes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Examines efforts of Dian Fossey and Birute Galdikas-Brindamour to discover new facts about the life and behavior of gorillas and orangutans.
The golden age of television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Adventures of a boy and a runaway slave on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America.
Giant bears of Kodiak Island ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Alaska's Kodiak Island is the setting for this video that explores the life and habitat of the world's largest carnivore, the Kodiak bear.
The execution of Jesus ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
The death of Jesus has had the greatest impact on mankind. While his life is cloaked in mystery, the details of his death are even more veiled. Join scholars and archaeologists on a historic inquiry into the Biblical account of the last days of Jesus.
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Multiple languages (2)
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