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Natural History New Zealand Ltd

Overview
Works: 404 works in 565 publications in 1 language and 5,570 library holdings
Genres: History  Encyclopedias  Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Wildlife television programs  Science television programs  Pictorial works  Educational films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: G855, 599.0998
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Most widely held works about Natural History New Zealand Ltd
 
Most widely held works by Natural History New Zealand Ltd
Growing up Arctic( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow four of the Arctic's greatest animals as they grow in their first year of life: a surviving polar bear cub, an endangered penguin chick, an orphaned baby walrus, and a stranded baby seal
China's terracotta warriors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of China's 8,000 terracotta warriors begins two centuries before the birth of Christ. The First Emperor of China was preparing an extravagant tomb for his journey into the afterlife, and decreed that he be protected forever by a monumental army. Since then no one has seen these ancient warriors in their original splendor, brightly painted and fully armed, ready to protect their Emperor for all eternity. Now this once mighty army will be returned to its former glory for the first time
Great white odyssey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two world-renowned shark experts pursue a 12-foot great white shark
Kill or cure( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history, harrowing at times, of the long, often grim road towards understanding and treating mental illness. Through testimonials, original manuscripts, photos, and extensive footage from medical archives, leading doctors and medical historians trace the history of asylums, the development of psychoanalysis, electroconvulsive therapy, and the rise of psychopharmacology. Details the once widespread use of phrenology, lobotomy, and lobotomy's ancient precursor, trepanning
Growing up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of professional caregivers, learn how these baby animals from the wilderness are raised. Includes timber wolf pups; Sitka deer; a black bear cub; and Mush the baby moose
Nature( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andes, the dragon's back: With glaciers, volcanoes, snow-capped peaks, enormous deserts, tropical rainforests, caustic salt pans, and cloud forests, the Andes are an extraordinary world of diverse terrains, extreme temperatures, and a staggering array of wildlife. Five thousand miles long and extending over seven countries, this high mountain range boasts some of the highest, saltiest, wettest and driest terrains on the planet
Growing up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the prestigious Wild Animal Orphanage near San Antonio, four lion cubs are rescued and raised with loving care. At the Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge in Texas, meet the founders of this home for more than 30 great cats that have been abused, neglected or displaced and witness the birth of two tiger cubs. Three cheetah cubs, born at South Africa's Cango Wildlife Ranch's Cheetah Breeding Centre, are raised by a rancher and her dog. Host Edie Falco goes on an incredible journey following the first year in the life of a rare African black leopard named Eddy
Orangutan Island( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet the 35 classmates of Forest School 103 at the Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rescue and Rehabilitation Center [in Borneo]. These precocious, red-haired "children of the forest" get the opportunity, through this innovative project led by Lone Droscher-Nelsen and her team, to live wild on a protected island. Orangutan Island is the foundation for the largest primate rescue project in the world. Go with them on their journey to adulthood as they struggle to form their own society and learn how to live free on Orangutan Island"--Container
Planet evolution( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prepare to be transported to strange worlds within worlds where it seems as if Nature has thrown the rule book out the window. Go in for a closer look, and see how the magic of evolution and the forces of nature have together shaped eccentric animals, eclectic lifestyles, and unorthodox patterns of behavior. Includes 6 episodes"--Science Channel web page
Antarctica : an encyclopedia from Abbott ice shelf to zooplankton( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive, easy-to-use reference to the great continent of Antarctica covers climate, geology, natural history, exploration, science and tourism, as well as current issues such as conservation
Colossal squid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colossal squid is a landmark television event that presents the dramatic capture of a massive squid off the coast of Antarctica, and the ground breaking research to discover the secrets of one of the ocean's most elusive creatures
Dinosaurs of the Jurassic collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic recreates ancient worlds and unearths clues that reveal more than ever before about how dinosaurs lived, hunted and died in the Jurassic age
Madness( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This segment of the five-part series presents a history of medical treatment. This program follows the long, often grim road towards understanding and treating mental illness. Through testimonials, original manuscripts, photos, and extensive footage from medical archives, leading doctors and medical historians trace the history of asylums, the development of psychoanalysis, electroconvulsive therapy, and the rise of psychopharmacology. Details the once widespread use of phrenology, lobotomy, and lobotomy's ancient precursor, trepanning
The most extreme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get an up-close and personal look at some of the wildest creatures in the world. Episodes include Jumpers; Builders; Gluttons; Horrors; Speed; Thinkers; Lovers; Survivors; Biters; Fighters; and more
Expedition Antarctica into the frozen abyss( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Expedition Antarctica" documents the journey of a team of international marine scientists and crew on board the research vessel RV Tangaroa, as it heads for the Ross Sea off the Antarctic Ice Shelf in 2008. "Ice pilots" follows the Air National Guard, 109th Airlift Wing as they fly the Hercules LC-130 into the world's most uncompromising terrain and in some of the worst weather nature can deliver. From Greenland to Antarctica, the elite crew of the 109th, face natures challenges as they transport scientists and cargo to some of the world's most extreme locations. "Icebound" chronicles Antarctic exploration from the earliest days through the golden age of Amundsen, Scott, Shackleton, etc. to today's tourist-explorers
Wild Asia : spirit of a continent by Mark Brazil( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild Asia is a nine-part television series that explores the diversity of animal life across the world's greatest continent, revealing the lives of many rare and unusual animals. Produced by Natural History New Zealand in conjunction with Nippon Hoso Kyokai (NHK) in Japan, Discovery Channel and Nordeutscher Rundfunk in Germany
Manapouri the toughest tunnel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the history of the building of the power station deep in the rock of Fiordland. Describes the difficulties encountered in building the original 6 mile long tunnel in the constant streams of water coming through the rock. In the 1990s a second tunnel was designed to take the additional water flow needed to run the power station to its intended capacity. This is the story of the building and completion of the second tunnel which has now become a role model for other similar projects in Europe
Jurassic C.S.I.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go into the minds, under the skin and inside the bones of the biggest, most impressive beasts ever to walk the planet. Dr. Manning doesn't stick to convention, or even his own discipline, on his quest to expand to some of the world's most sophisticated technologies, from crime scene 3D mapping technology to an image machine one million times stronger than a chest X-ray
Tigers fighting back( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biologists working for the Wildlife Conservation Society in the far east of Russia, the Indonesian jungle and India's forest, work to save the tiger from extinction. Over the last century the population of tigers have plummeted by 95 percent due to poaching, the demise of free land space and the demand for medicine made from them. The challenge to give tigers food, room and protection to ensure their survival is an issue each government faces as they tailor their own rescue packet to suit local conditions. Wildlife Conservation workers unite with a common passion to give tigers a fighting chance and restore their population
Growing up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two traumatized baby orangutans are brought to the Balipapan Orangutan Survival Foundation; Follow the story of Nana, a baby gorilla orphaned at one month of age; Visit South Africa's wildlife sanctuary dedicated to the care of Chacma baboons
 
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Growing up Arctic
Alternative Names

controlled identityTelevision New Zealand. Natural History Unit

Nachuraru Hisutori Nyujirando

Natural History Ltd.

Natural History New Zealand Ltd

Natural History NZ (Firm)

NHNZ

ナチュラル ヒストリー ニュージーランド

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English (49)

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