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Gardner Films, Inc

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Works: 40 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 7,809 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Drama  Military history  Art  Documentary television programs  Fiction 
Classifications: BP50, 297.09
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Most widely held works by Gardner Films, Inc
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 3,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
Da Vinci and the code he lived by the unique vision and determination of the renaissance master ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines and recounts the life of Leonardo da Vinci, using a combination of reenactment, commentary by scholars, and narration
The plague ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the worst biological disaster in the history of mankind, the so-called black death released an indiscriminate fury which shook the very foundations of human order. When all was said and done, nearly one-third of Europe's population had been completely wiped out, and devastated survivors were left to contend with a world forever changed, both socially and economically
Barbarians ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the origins of the Huns, Goths, Vikings, and Mongols. Shot on location featuring interviews, reenactments and narrated by Clancy Brown, this brings to life the powerful leaders, and drive that kept empires in terror for centuries
Arab & Jew return to the promised land by David K Shipler ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combining new material with interviews that appeared in the original program, "Arab & Jew, wounded spirits in a promised land" this documentary examines the tension between Arabs and Jews living within lands under jurisdiction of the Israeli state, including the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, and explores their prejudices, stereotypes, and interactions
Elie Wiesel first person singular by Elie, 1928- ; Gardner, Robert, 1925- ; Grossbach, David. ; Hurt, William Wiesel ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nobel peace prize laureate Elie Wiesel reflects upon his life, his work and his concerns for the future of mankind
Cities of light the rise and fall of Islamic Spain ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of Islamic Spain. Tells how in Southern Spain the Muslims, Christians and Jews lived together and thrived, and the seeds of the Renaissance were sown, but within a few centuries the fragile union of these people dissipated and the time of tolerance was lost forever
Rome rise and fall of an empire ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
Arab and Jew wounded spirits in a promised land by PBS ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the critical tension between Arabs and Jews living within the lands under jurisdiction of the Israeli state including the West Bank and the Gaza Strip and explores their prejudices, stereotypes and interactions
Great religions people and passions that changed the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of five stories of some of history's greatest religions and religious figures
Islam, empire of faith ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ottomans explores the rise of the Ottoman Empire, ending at the reign of Suleyman the Magnificent. In spite of the devastating Mongol invasions, Islam endured and grew. The Ottoman Empire becomes the military powerhouse of its time, an empire of extreme wealth and sophistication, whose strength threatens the great power centers of Europe. This episode also provides a portrait of Suleyman, whose extraordinary legacy of architecture, art and treasure personifies the wealth and achievement of the Ottoman Empire at its height
Islam, empire of faith ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The awakening examines the profound influence Islam had on the intellectual development of the West during the Middle Ages. It covers the spread of Islam into Spain and the flowering of science, architecture, art and medicine as well as the achievements of the "House of Wisdom" in what is now Baghdad. It also tells the story of the Crusades, from the point of view of Islam, including the storming of Crusader castles, battles over faith and trade, and the recapturing of Jerusalem by Saladin the Great
Elie Wiesel first person singular : readings from the work of Elie Wiesel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this video Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel reflects upon his life, work, and concerns for mankind's future. The celebrated author of Night reconstructed his life after surviving Auschwitz to write, teach, and campaign for human rights. As a journalist, prolific author, and human rights activist, Wiesel focuses on how human beings dehumanize others in order to kill with impunity, and reflects on the re-emergence of terrorism after 9/11
Clarence and Angel by Robert Gardner ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Clarence is banished from the classroom, he meets Angel, who begins to teach him to read
Rome. rise and fall of an empire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
Rome. rise and fall of an empire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
Rulers of the ancient world tyrants, conquerors, heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constantine the Great: As emperor of Spain, Gaul and Britain, Constantine proves his strength against his Barbarian enemies ; Julius Caesar: It is 60 B.C. and Julius Caesar embarks on a brutal decade long campaign to annex Gaul and build his own reputation. In 49 B.C., he crossed the Rubicon intending to claim his place as the chief man of Rome, sparking a new civil war the puts him against Pompey the Great ; The last emperor: In the middle 5th century, a Roman named Orestes serves in the court of Attila the Hun. Schooled in the strategy of his enemy, Orestes is determined to resurrect Rome, naming his young son emperor and attempting to purify Rome of her barbarian influences ; The soldier's emperor: Civil war has torn the empire apart, Romans are fending for themselves and one extraordinary man rises from the rank of soldier to become emperor of Rome. His name is Aurelian
Islam, empire of faith ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reveals the dramatic transformation of Islam resulting from the Mongol invasion. Nomads enlisted by Muslims to fight the Mongols stake their own claims and become known as Ottomans. The Ottomans transform the Islamic world, creating a new empire that expands westward into Christian territories. Suleyman the Magnificent shapes the Ottomans into a military powerhouse and an empire of extreme wealth and sophistication, which threatens the great power centers of Europe and the empire of the Persian Safavids to the east, before falling victim to enemies from within
Rome. rise and fall of an empire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
Rome. rise and fall of an empire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
 
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