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Pirie, Caroline Ross

Overview
Works: 33 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 3,369 library holdings
Genres: History  Reality television programs  Television programs  Case studies  Interviews  Drama 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: ND50, 759
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Caroline Ross Pirie
The 1900 house ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just how good were the good old days? Travel back in time with the Bowler family, smitten by the idea of experiencing the Victorian lifestyle right down to corsets, chamber pots and cutthroat razors, as they turn back the calendar to spring of 1900. Their eye-opening experiences of the grueling demands of a bygone era help them to understand another era with an exceptional clarity and a unique perspective
Manor house ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s. Another adventure in placing contemporary people into the lifestyle of a previous historical era."
The 1940s house ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One modern family takes on the challenge of domestic life on Britain's home front in 1940s house, a re-creation of a World War II household. This time-travel experiment covers the period from the outbreak of war in 1939 to Victory Day in 1945, compressing the events of six wartime years into two months. Though the military threat is metaphorical, the privations are real and the pressures create tensions nonexistent in modern society
Regency house party ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the highly competitive, hot-house atmosphere of the Regency house party, marriage, money, and morals are all up for grabs. For nine sunny summer weeks, a group of eligible men and women take up residence in a magnificent English country estate to live exactly as they did two centuries ago - including the social hierarchy, the lavish lifestyle, the backroom intrigues, and the intricate courtship rituals."--Container
The diets that time forgot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this British reality television program, participants lodge at a Victorian country house, don period clothing, and take part in weight loss-plans of three different eras (Victorian, Edwardian, and early '20) to uncover why people were thinner in the not-too-distant past
Working with Pinter a master class for the stage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this program [Pinter] advises a group of actors as they conduct staged readings of scenes from his plays. In addition, Pinter grants a candid and detailed interview, accompanied by his friend and longtime collaborator, director Henry Woolf. Excerpts from The room, The dumb waiter, Old times, No man's land, and other Pinter works are featured"--Container
Sister Wendy's story of painting by Wendy Beckett ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sister Wendy Beckett examines early visual art, from cave paintings and ancient Egyptian art, to the Book of Kells
Manor house [disc 1] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s. Another adventure in placing contemporary people into the lifestyle of a previous historical era."
Manor house [disc 2] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s. Another adventure in placing contemporary people into the lifestyle of a previous historical era."
Manor house [disc 3] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s. Another adventure in placing contemporary people into the lifestyle of a previous historical era."
The thirteenth century century of the stirrup. The fourteenth century : century of the scythe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the thirteenth century Genghis Khan and his Mongol horsemen crossed Asia, creating the largest empire on earth, which allowed travel and trade from Europe to Asia. The Mongol advance west was halted by the Muslim Mamelukes and goods and ideas from Asia traveled into northern Europe. In the fourteenth century black death invaded Europe from the east and cut short the new prosperity. Smaller empires flourished, inlcluging those at Mali, Timur, and Majapahit. Europe also suffered from famine and a mini ice-age and saw a call for greater equality between people and their rulers
Working with Pinter by H Burton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles British playwright, the late Harold Pinter. Features rehearsals of scenes from several of his plays, including 'No Man's Land' and 'The Dumb Waiter'
The Edwardian country house ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nineteen volunteers from the modern world, find that life of a grand country house in the early 20th century is plagued by all-too familiar themes: money, power and position. Taking Manderston, an authentic Edwardian palace in the Scottish Borders, a family of five and a newly formed staff of 14, this six-part series turns back the clock to recreate life as it was for the new rich and their servants during the halcyon period in British social history before the First World War
Millennium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 13th century saw the reign of Genghis Khan. The 14th century saw the Black death invade Europe
Regency house party ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the highly competitive, hot-house atmosphere of the Regency House Party, marriage, money, and morals are all up for grabs. For nine sunny summer weeks, a group of eligible men and women take up residence in a magnificent English country estate to live exactly as they did two centuries ago - including the social hierarchy, the lavish lifestyle, the backroom intrigues, and the intricate courtship rituals."--Container
Regency house party ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the highly competitive, hot-house atmosphere of the Regency House Party, marriage, money, and morals are all up for grabs. For nine sunny summer weeks, a group of eligible men and women take up residence in a magnificent English country estate to live exactly as they did two centuries ago - including the social hierarchy, the lavish lifestyle, the backroom intrigues, and the intricate courtship rituals."--Container
The 1940s house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One modern family takes on the challenge of domestic life on Britain's home front in 1940s house, a re-creation of a World War II household. This time-travel experiment covers the period from the outbreak of war in 1939 to Victory Day in 1945, compressing the events of six wartime years into two months. Though the military threat is metaphorical, the privations are real and the pressures create tensions nonexistent in modern society
The 1940s house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One modern family takes on the challenge of domestic life on Britain's home front in 1940s house, a re-creation of a World War II household. This time-travel experiment covers the period from the outbreak of war in 1939 to Victory Day in 1945, compressing the events of six wartime years into two months. Though the military threat is metaphorical, the privations are real and the pressures create tensions nonexistent in modern society
Manor house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Following in the tradition of Upstairs, Downstairs and Robert Altman's 2001 Edwardian comic feature Gosford Park, Manor House takes a fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s"--Container
Manor house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Following in the tradition of Upstairs, Downstairs and Robert Altman's 2001 Edwardian comic feature Gosford Park, Manor House takes a fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Ross-Pirie, Caroline
Languages
English (49)
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