Central Independent Television
Most widely held works about Central Independent Television
Most widely held works by Central Independent Television
Vietnam a television history ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
This is a multi-part series on the Vietnam conflict, covering the history of Indochina, the French wars, and United States involvement, using actual film footage from news and government archives.
Vietnam, a television history ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Vietnamese and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
A 13-part documentary program which follows events in Vietnam from the 1945 revolution against the French to the U.S. evacuation from Saigon in April 1975.
The Shell seekers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Penelope Keeling seeks to discover the secret of happiness for her friends, her family and herself.
Thomas & friends. Mud glorious mud ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Ride the rails and the roads with Thomas and his friends in these action-packed adventures. It's stormy weather so hold on tight through mud baths and avalanches. Nothing can stop these really useful engines from a job well done.
Thomas & friends. Henry and the elephant ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
Thomas the Tank engine is back with his friends for more exciting stories from the Island of Sodor. Join in on the trick Stuart plays on Duke and see how an elephant leaves Henry all washed up. Don't miss another fun-filled adventure with Thomas and his friends.
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice.
Legacy the origins of civilization ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
This six part series on three videodiscs explores the influence on ancient culture on our lives today. Host, Michael Wood visits the ancient cities and great ports of India and China, the deserts of Egypt and Iraq, the Mexico of the Inca, Aztec and Mayan peoples, the Greek and Roman monuments of Europe and the jungles of Central America searching for the living legacies of these once great civilizations. The series traces how the institutions that arose with urban civilization 5,000 years ago, such as organized religion, bureaucratic government and international trade are still affecting the political and cultural mindset of many parts of the world today.
Seal morning ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
The discovery of an abandoned baby seal on the desolate Norfolk coastline of England in the 1930's brings Rowena, an orphaned girl, together with Miriam, her recluse aunt, when the seal's playfulness and pup antics break down barriers in their new relationship. Then Rowena turns their small cottage into a refuge for an assorted menagerie of wildlife, attracting the attention of a Canadian naturalist who becomes interested in Aunt Miriam as well.
Apollo 13 to the edge and back ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Presents a factual account of the ill-fated Apollo 13 space mission to the moon. Shows how the ground controllers had to solve the difficult problem of getting the astronauts James Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert back to Earth with limited air, water, and electricity. Includes interviews with the astronauts, their families, and the scientists who worked on the mission.
Sharpe's eagle ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
When the incompetent Sir Henry Simmerson loses most of his men and his regimental flag during battle, Sharpe, spurred by the memory of a friend who was recently killed sets out for revenge. He is determined to capture the French mascot, a carved golden eagle which is carried into combat. Sharpe is also looking to a settle a personal score with two arrogant officers who have angered him at their mistreatment of the elegant widow Josefina.
Americas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
A look at contemporary Latin America, examining issues that confront the entire region by focusing on individual countries.
Sharpe's honour ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
British officer Richard Sharpe must disguise himself as a Spanish rebel and slip behind enemy lines to search for the one person who can clear him of allegations of deceit and dishonour.
Sharpe's mission ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
British officer Richard Sharpe joins Colonel Brand travelling behind enemy lines to blow up a French gun powder magazine.
The worst witch ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
No matter how hard she tries to master potions and flying, Mildred is still the worst student at Miss Cackle's International Academy for Witches.
Legacy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Host/writer Michael Wood visits the ancient cities and great ports of India and China, the deserts of Egypt and Iraq, the Mexico of the Inca, Aztec and Mayan peoples, the Greek and Roman monuments of Europe and the jungles of Central America searching for the living legacies of these once great civilizations. The series traces how the institutions that arose with urban civilization 5,000 years ago, such as organized religion, bureaucratic government and international trade are still affecting the political and cultural mindset of many parts of the world today.
Sharpe's regiment ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
In June, 1813, Wellington prepares for the invasion of France. Sharpe goes to England to recruit new soldiers for the South Essex, only to discover corruption in the highest ranks putting them at risk for assassination. The adventures of a maverick British officer who fights behind French lines in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic wars.
The Blackheath poisonings ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
"Behind the shutters of a Victorian family's home lies a lethal potion of lust, corruption and greed ... The Blackheath Poisonings, based on the best-selling mystery novel by Julian Symons, and adapted by Simon Raven (Edward and Mrs. Simpson), boldly and brilliantly redefines the Victorian era."--Container.
Sharpe's siege ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
It is the winter of 1813. Wellington is gathering the forces preparing for the final push into France. Sharpe must go on a mission in the Pyrenees, capturing a French castle while Wellington forces a passage through Napoleon's flank.
Iraq the cradle of civilization ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Explores the history and archaeology of ancient Iraq, where civilization first emerged between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. Discusses the influence of Assyro-Babylonian tradition and mythology on Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Traces the history and cultural continuity of the region up to the present.
Sharpe's ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a maverick British officer who fights behind French lines in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic wars.
Action and adventure films Animated television programs Cadfael, Brother (Fictitious character) Civilization Civilization, Ancient Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery television programs Detective and mystery television programs Documentary films Documentary television programs Drama Economic history England England--Oxford England--Shrewsbury Feature films Feature films Fiction television programs Films for the hearing impaired Foreign films Great Britain History Homicide investigation Indochinese War (1946-1954) Juvenile works Manners and customs Military history Monks Morse, Inspector (Fictitious character) Murder Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815) Nonfiction television programs Nuclear warfare Peninsular War (1807-1814) Police Police films Political science Sharpe, Richard (Fictitious character) Social history Television adaptations Television adaptations Television programs Television programs Television programs--for the hearing impaired Thomas the Tank Engine (Fictitious character) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Vietnam Vietnam War (1961-1975) War films
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