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Pirie, Caroline Ross

Overview
Works: 53 works in 105 publications in 2 languages and 4,106 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Educational television programs  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Reality television programs  Nonfiction films  Television mini-series  Television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 709
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Caroline Ross Pirie
The 1900 house( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 917 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 )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 872 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
The 1940s house( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One modern family takes on the challenge of domestic life on Britain's home front in this re-creation of a World War II household. This time-travel experiment covers the period from the outbreak of the war in 1939 to Victory Day in 1945, compressing the events of six wartime-years into two months. The three-generation Hymers family--mother Lyn, father Michael, daughter Kirstie and her sons Ben, ten, and Thomas, seven--learns to exist on ever-diminishing rations and builds and takes refuge in an air raid shelter. A 'war cabinet', composed of historians and scientists with special knowledge of the war, monitors the family's progress and steers the course of the experiment
Sister Wendy : the complete collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow Sister Wendy around the world as she discusses the art and architecture she sees
Regency house party( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 405 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
Blood on our hands : the English Civil War( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deels gedramatiseerde documentaire over ontstaan en ontwikkeling van de Engelse Burgeroorlog (1642-1651)
Sister Wendy's story of painting( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Wendy Beckett examines early visual art, from cave paintings and ancient Egyptian art, to the Book of Kells
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Wendy Beckett visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes. In this episode she discusses three golden ages of painting
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Wendy Beckett visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes. In this episode, paintings from the era of the French Revolution are discussed
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting by Wendy Beckett( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From cave painting to the present day, Giotto and Michaelangelo to Cézanne and Jackson Pollock, Sister Wendy visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes. In this episode, Sister Wendy helps us appreciate the Impressionists
The diets that time forgot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 68 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 by Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 63 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
The Edwardian country house( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take one modern family form Hampshire, remove them from their 21st century home & lifestyle & transport them back to Edwardian Britain. For 3 months they will have a team of 13 staff who will attend to their every need. However, by abiding to strict Edwardian standards & rules, how will each of the 21st century volunteers react to a social structure where there is a pace for everyone & everyone knows their place?
Regency house party( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 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 thirteenth century : century of the stirrup. The fourteenth century : century of the scythe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 8 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
Sister Wendy's story of painting by Wendy Beckett( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Sister Wendy on an incomparable journey through art and history that sweeps from cave drawings, through the Renaissance, and all the way to New York's Soho scene. Filmed on location, Sister Wendy brings to life the artists, their paintings and their world
Millennium( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 13th century saw the reign of Genghis Khan. The 14th century saw the Black death invade Europe
Manor house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 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
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
 
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The 1940s house
Alternative Names
Ross-Pirie, Caroline

Languages
English (68)

German (1)

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The 1940s houseSister Wendy : the complete collection