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Dimbleby, Jonathan

Overview
Works: 119 works in 269 publications in 4 languages and 6,303 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Scenarist, Commentator
Classifications: DA591.A33, 941.085092
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Dimbleby
The Prince of Wales : a biography by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Charles, the Prince of Wales, who is heir to the British throne. Discusses the role of the monarchy and its relationship to the government, armed services, and Church in today's England
The Palestinians by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Norwegian and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geschiedenis van het Palestijnse volk in de 20e eeuw
The last governor : Chris Patten & the handover of Hong Kong by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Destiny in the desert : the road to El Alamein : the battle that turned the tide of World War II by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Draws on official records and the personal insights of those involved in the battle of El Alamein, to detail the political and strategic realities that fueled the battle that changed the course of World War II
Destiny in the desert : the road to El Alamein : the battle that turned the tide by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was the British victory at the Battle of El Alamein in November 1942 that inspired one of Churchill's most famous aphorisms: 'This is not the end, it is not even the beginning of the end, but it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning'. And yet the true significance of this iconic episode remains unrecognised. In this thrilling historical account, Jonathan Dimbleby describes the political and strategic realities that lay behind the battle, charting the nail-biting months that led to the victory at El Alamein in November 1942. It is a story of high drama, played out both in the war capitals of
Richard Dimbleby : a biography by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The origins of the organic movement by Philip Conford( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Fresh Look at the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, and South Africa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program concentrates on the central and southern African countries of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, and South Africa. In Kinshasa and Lubumbashi, Jonathan Dimbleby meets a Congolese band whose polio-stricken members sing a message of hope; learns about China's deep investments in Africa's infrastructure and future successes; admires the Kimbangist Symphony Orchestra and Chorus; and marvels at how worn-out locomotives are repaired and kept in service. In and around Lusaka, he tours a Zambian-owned and -operated commercial farm and meets a world-champion female boxer and the inventor x7FsDr. Reason Why.x7F sAnd in Johannesburg and Durban, he rides with a biker group that spreads a message of empowerment to at-risk South African children; talks with jazz musician/activist Hugh Masekela; attends a modern singing competition in the Zulu tradition; and views Durban's container ship port--the busiest port in Africa
Michael Gove ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan Dimbleby interviews Shadow Schools Secretary Michael Gove about his claim that the Conservatives are better equipped than Gordon Brown's Labour Government to deliver the best future for children in the state school system. At his party conference last month Gove claimed social justice as his goal and emphasised the scandal of a system where divisions in attainment between rich and poor widen as a child progresses through school. In this programme, Jonathan Dimbleby - one of Britain's toughest and most forensic political interviewers - will explore Gove's vision for a compassionate Conservative education policy and press him on the policies which he claims will deliver change and advance social justice. The Dimbleby Interview will offer one of the first serious tests of Gove's tenure as Shadow Schools Secretary providing a first glimpse of how one of David Cameron's closest allies hopes to transform education under a future Conservative Government
Country matters by Hugh Thomson( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At first glance, this city is much like any other great capital, but Moscow is even more about money and glitz than I'd imagined
National treasures by David Wallace( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beneath Siberia's bleak and massive surface there are precious stones and minerals, oil and gas, untold wealth. For many generations Russia has lived off its Siberian fortune. But now, more than ever, its resurgence as a world power depends on it
Far from Moscow by Hugh Thomson( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siberia is greater in area than the entire United States and western Europe puts together. It is Russia's new world, a promised land in which the present are shaped not just by the past, but by a vision of the future
Breaking the ice by Hugh Thomson( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was Winston Churchill who talked about the Russians in terms of riddles, enigmas and mysteries. One of the reasons for that is, of course, that there's been a long period of great secrecy in Russia, which has only just really, in historical terms, come to an end. Then, traveling on a train for a reporter would have been a complete nightmare: passes, permits, minders, people viewing you with a lot of suspicion. And the difference between then and now is, is quite extraordinary
Motherland by Hugh Thomson( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The River Volga is more than 2,000 miles of glistening water flowing though the heart of Russia. The very word Volga touches every Russian soul. It has prompted love songs and romance, seen wars of conquest and struggles for survival, and it is itself a source of life and wealth. The Russians themselves call it Mother Volga because it is so rich in resources. It is a vital artery
Charles the private man, the public role ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"He is heir to the throne of the British Empire, to a life of unrivalled privilege, unbending tradition and unending scrutiny ... Made with unprecedented access to the Royal Family, this ... portrait goes behind the scenes to reveal the public and private life of this complex and compelling figure ... Prince Charles candidly discusses the most sensitive subjects of his life"--Container
Destiny in the desert the story behind El Alamein - the battle that turned the tide by Jonathan Dimbleby( Recording )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan Dimbleby describes the political & strategic realities that lay behind the Battle of El Alamein in 1942, charting the nail-biting months that led to the victory
Russia : een reis met Jonathan Dimbleby ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Serie over het hedendaagse leven in Rusland
Russia. a journey with Jonathan Dimbleby ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Across seven time zones and through all extremes of weather, the writer and TV presenter Jonathan Dimbleby makes an epic journey through the vast and varied landscapes of Russia, killing cliches and revelling in the unpredictable
Les Palestiniens : un peuple, une terre by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Xianggang mo dai zong du Peng Dingkang by Jonathan Dimbleby( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Chinese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dimbleby, Jonathan 1944-...
Dingbobai, Qiangnasen
ディンブルビー, ジョナサン
Languages
English (117)
Chinese (6)
French (4)
Norwegian (1)
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