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Natural History New Zealand Ltd

Overview
Works: 391 works in 538 publications in 1 language and 5,167 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Pictorial works  Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Wildlife television programs 
Classifications: G855, 577.095
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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 417 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 389 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 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two world-renowned shark experts pursue a 12-foot great white shark
Madness ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 252 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
Growing up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 242 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 229 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. Life in Death Valley: It is the hottest, driest place in North America. But this is no typical desert. Nowhere else is a land so exquisite in its beauty, yet brutal in its extremes. Here, the rule is simple - adapt or perish. Witness how fascinating desert dwellers ingeniously outwit Mother Nature in their quest to survive
Growing up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 228 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 117 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 114 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 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive reference guide to Antarctica includes over 1,000 entries and 250 photographs covering climate, geology, natural history, exploration, science, tourism and conservation
Colossal squid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 71 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
The most extreme ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 61 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
Wild Asia : spirit of a continent by Mark Brazil ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 55 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
Expedition Antarctica into the frozen abyss ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surgery a history ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the milestones and pioneers of modern surgery, tracing the development of anesthesia, antiseptics, antibiotics, and transfusions
Coasts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coastlines offer a rich source of nourishment to the plants and animals that live on them or migrate to them each year. Along 120,000 miles of Asia's shoreline, land and sea churn and blend in a process that has created some of the world's greatest natural treasures, from coral reef ecosystems to vast mangrove forests
Tigers fighting back ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 42 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
Deserts and grasslands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The extreme temperatures of the Gobi and the arid grasslands of the Mongolian steppe offer little relief to life struggling to exist there. Learn how the last of the world's wild horses and camels, as well as the delicate demoiselle crane, have adapted to survive
Growing up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 40 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
Hidden New Zealand a journey through our wild places ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey to New Zealand to see the variety of unique animals and interesting geography
 
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controlled identity Television 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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