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Wall to Wall Television

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Works: 310 works in 498 publications in 1 language and 12,677 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Drama  Television programs  Reality television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Historical films  Juvenile works  Biography 
Classifications: F731, 978.6
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Most widely held works by Wall to Wall Television
Frontier House ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three modern families were chosen to learn to survive as if the year is 1883. Using the tools and technology of that time they must make difficult choices and cope with the consequences in the Montana wilderness
Wonders of the African world ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
Colonial house ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary Americans and Britons spend five months on an isolated stretch of the Maine coast recreating the life of American colonists in the year 1628. The modern colonists struggle to create a functioning and profitable colony using only the tools and technology of that era. Extensive research went into recreating this 17th-century environment in which the colonists negotiate personal and communal challenges as they deal with the demoralizing weather, rustic living conditions, and backbreaking labor. Among the points of dissension that arise in the colony are: the rigid class and gender roles, mandatory religious observance, and the puritanical civil laws of the era, particularly those pertaining to profanity
The 1900 house ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,001 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
America beyond the color line by Henry Louis Gates ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Harvard's Chair of Afro-American Studies, travels to the east coast, the deep South, inner city Chicago, and Hollywood to investigate modern black America and interview influential African Americans, including Colin Powell, Quincy Jones, Samuel L. Jackson, Alicia Keys, Maya Angelou, and Willie Herenton
Manor house ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 906 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 )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 772 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 for the three generations of the Hymers family are real, and the pressures create tensions nonexistent in modern society
A rather English marriage by Paul Seed ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two recently-widowed men come to terms with the deaths of their wives. Reggie Conyngham-Jervis is a wealthy ex-fighter pilot. Roy Southgate is a retired milkman. Both are widowed on the same night. Now this 'odd couple' decide to overlook their differences and move in together. At first the two become friends, until their unlikely relationship is threatened by the arrival of Liz Franks, an alluring woman with a hidden agenda
Regency house party ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 446 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
Agatha Christie, a life in pictures ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This BBC original drama uses documented accounts and Christie's own words to probe the shadowy areas of her early life in a style as gripping and suspenseful as any Christie story
Jacques Derrida ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At an Oxford Amnesty Lecture Jacques Derrida discusses with Alan Montefiore about deconstruction of the subject and the implications for human rights; Derrida argues that, as deconstruction changes the nature of the subject, so deconstruction of nationalism should lead to a modern nationality incorporating different forms of nationality, such as singularities of tradition and minorities of various sorts
Lyddie by Katherine Paterson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torn apart by the separation of her family, Lyddie vows to bring them together again and save their farm by finding work at a cotton mill. When Diana, a fellow factory worker, asks for Lyddie's help in demanding better treatment, Lyddie refuses for fear of losing her job. It's not until Diana dies from conditions at the factory, and Lyddie's little sister falls ill, that Lyddie begins to consider taking a stand and making a choice that will change her life
Ice world ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In L.A. 10,000 BC, primal Ice Age battles are recreated bringing prehistory to life with Paleolithic gladiators, goliaths, woolly mammoths, the saber-toothed cat, the cheetah bear and a monstrous bird
Hélène Cixous ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this interview, Hélène Cixous explores her childhood as a Jewess in French-occupied Algiers and the impact it had on her work in the area of feminist theory and on her personal politics"--Container
Neanderthal by Douglas Palmer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Said ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Said discusses his postcolonial theory and how it applies to modern culture, from politics to literature. He exposes the Western image of the East as an artificial construct that is still retained today. He discusses Palestine as a politically expedient construct of Europe; argues the right of Palestine to exist as an independent, self-governing nation; and traces the origins of European attitudes toward the Arab world through the literature of E.M. Forster, T.S. Eliot, Joseph Conrad, and Chinua Achebe
PaleoWorld ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series presents an in-depth look at what is known, and how we know about dinosaurs
Julia Kristeva ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this program, French feminist theorist Kristeva explains her theory of difference and its importance to literature, institutions of higher education, and politics"--Container
The Black kingdoms of the Nile The Swahili coast ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels through Egypt and Sudan in search of the ancient civilization of Nubia
Body story ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows different groups of people to reveal what goes on inside their bodies as they react to events such as puberty, an automobile crash, anaphylaxis, food poisoning etc
 
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Alternative Names
Wall to Wall.
Wall to Wall Media
Wall to Wall Television Production.
Languages
English (107)
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