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Most widely held works about BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc
 
Most widely held works by BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Eyewitness weather by Edward P Ortleb( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to a portrayal of weather and climate and their influence on human life and activities
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,622 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
As time goes by by Bob Larbey( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lionel and Jean were lovers many years ago at the time of the Korean War. They were separated by a misunderstanding. Forty years later, fate brings them together again with hilarious results
Mammal by Eyewitness( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the most amazing facts and folklore about our favorite furry animals. Towering or tiny, ferocious or friendly, mammals trot, hop, swim, and soar. Meet the creatures that make up this huge and varied family
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Jane Austen's romantic comedy in the countryside of 19th century England
Eyewitness ocean by Eyewitness( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans and the modern science behind them
Eyewitness rock & mineral( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn amazing facts about rocks, gems, and the Earth itself
Pond & river by Eyewitness( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you on a twisting journey down the great rivers of the world, pausing to visit the thriving realm of freshwater ponds. Travel upstream to find civilization's source - then down again to see the key to our very survival
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet, including volcanoes, tsunamis, floods, storms, and avalanches
Butterfly & moth by Eyewitness( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the life history of moths and butterflies
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colorful tour of the world's most dazzling flora-- from the most magical to the most bizarre. Watch buds burst, flowers bloom, and discover the myriad ways plants struggle to survive
Simon Schama's Power of art by Simon Schama( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on eight iconic works of art, this series reveals the history of visual imagination through the ages. A combination of reconstruction, photography and storytelling transport the viewer back to the intense moments when great works were conceived and born: the murderous, messianic world of Baroque Rome; opulent, parvenu Amsterdam; paranoid, revolutionary Paris; Victorian England suffocating beneath riches and righteousness; the madhouses and brothels of Provence; the carnage of civil war Spain; 1950s New York, caught between Cold War jitters and Manhattan glitter. In each place, a great artist is backed into a corner, facing a crisis, given a chance to confound his rivals, enemies and critics one more time
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?
How art made the world by Mark Hedgecoe( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals how the first big artistic discoveries were made and how they have cascaded down the centuries to define the look of the present day. Encompassing everything from cave paints to ceramics and pyramids to palaces, this film explores the global trend for unrealistic depictions of the human body; the secret powers of the feature film; how politicians manage to manipulate people so easily; visions of the afterlife; and why we use imagery at all
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and French and held by 656 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
 
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Simon Schama's Power of art
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Eyewitness weatherArctic & AntarcticAs time goes byMammalJane Austen's Pride and PrejudiceEyewitness oceanEyewitness rock & mineralPond & river