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Oregon Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 1,444 works in 2,290 publications in 3 languages and 76,278 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Art  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Fiction  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: QL665, 598
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oregon Public Broadcasting
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 2,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viewers assume the role of paleontologists in order to piece together known facts about dinosaurs
Arctic & Antarctic ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer on a journey through our solar system, describing the sun, moon, each of the planets and the asteroid belt. Covers scientific facts, historical thought and mythological associations of each. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the history of the creation of the earth, the origin of life, and the evolution of the many species including early man
The rape of Europa ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An epic journey through seven countries, into the violent whirlwind of fanaticism, greed, and warfare that threatened to wipe out the artistic heritage of Europe. For twelve long years, the Nazis looted and destroyed art on a scale unprecedented in history. But heroic young art historians and curators from America and across Europe fought back with a miraculous campaign to rescue and return millions of lost, hidden and stolen treasures"--Menemsha Films website
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
The meth epidemic ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigates the meth rampage in America: the appalling impact on individuals, families and communities, and the difficulty of controlling an essential ingredient in meth - ephedrine and pseudoephedrine - sold legally in over-the-counter cold remedies
Desert ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
The sixties the years that shaped a generation ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Messe III and Bobby Seale
Raising Cain exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Michael Thompson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth
Kingdom of David the saga of the Israelites ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Israelites and the creaton of the world's first monotheistic religion
Jerusalem center of the world ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the world's most incredible city, capturing the rich mosaic of the city's Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities. Covering a history of over 4,000 years, the film explores the founding of the city, and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions, and the key events in Jerusalem's history as described in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, the Talmud, the Hagaddah, the Koran, and the Hadith. Highlights include: Mount Moriah, the site of the First and Second Temples; the Church of the Holy Sepulcher; the Dome of the Rock; and the Western Wall
Rick Steves' Europe ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A European travelogue that shows travelers points of interest in Easter Europe
Reptile ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Experience the alien world of these cold-blooded vertebrates, learning the truth about these often misunderstood creatures and uncovering reptilian facts that are stranger then fiction."--Box
Eyewitness volcano ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape
Bird by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exciting journey from the bird's distant dinosaur past to its present astonishing variety
Affluenza ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses personal stories, expert commentary and old film clips to illustrate the causes and consequences of consumerism in American society
Insect ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How do insect wings work? Just how big can a bug grow? Examine the wonders of the insect world through macrophotography and 3-D graphics
Triumph of the nerds by Robert X Cringely ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970's in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980's. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990's and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work)
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Oregon Educational & Public Broadcasting Service

OPB
Oregon Public Broadcasting System
Languages
English (138)
French (5)
Spanish (1)
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