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Janson Media

Overview
Works: 332 works in 527 publications in 1 language and 21,822 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Travelogues (Television programs)  History  Biography  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: prn, Assignee, Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 973.7115
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Publications about Janson Media
Publications by Janson Media
Most widely held works about Janson Media
 
Most widely held works by Janson Media
Whispers of angels : a story of the underground railroad ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
White Quaker Abolitionist Thomas Garrett and William Still, a free, black anti-slavery activist, 'conducted' thousands of fugitives to freedom through the 'corridor of courage', through Maryland's Eastern Shore to the streets of Philadelphia
Chartres Cathedral : a sacred geometry by John Marin( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Documentary film exploring the famous Chartres Cathedral in France
B-17 flying legend ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Unmatched in the history of military aviation, the B-17 was the airplane which beat the odds against German air power, fighting some of the most fearsome battles over the European skies during World War II. Americans built almost 13,000 of these legendary machines; more than 4,700 were lost in combat, and only a handful still fly today
The Vatican museums ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of the Vatican Museums and five hundred years of papal art collecting
The last ridge : the uphill battles of the 10th Mountain Division ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the remarkable story of the legendary alpine fighting force known as the U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division. Their claim to fame began during World War II when the U.S. Army advanced on the Germans who were entrenched in Italy's heavily fortified mountaintops. After a large loss, the U.S. Army brass calls in the the 10th. Also looks at the current 10th as it continues its legacy
Francis, the pope from the New World ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
On March 13, 2013, the world was introduced to Pope Francis. He was the first Pope from the Americas, the first Jesuit, and the first to take the name Francis. Within days, he had captured the hearts of the world through his gestures of humility and care for the common man. Yet he remained largely unknown. The personality, passion, and extraordinary faith of the new Pope is unveiled here
The Gateway Arch : a reflection of America ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
A documentary that chronicles the history of westward expansion and the construction of the largest stainless steel structure ever built, the Gateway Arch. Featured are newly discovered construction footage, rare photographs of westward expansion and early conceptual drawings by architect Eero Saarinen. Dozens of interviews include World Trade Center Master Plan architect Daniel Libeskind and architecture critic Jayne Merkel, along with the workers who built the monument that some said was impossible to build
Fast food my way ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Jacques Pépin shares the techniques he honed in the most famous kitchens of the world to show you how to create simple, special meals in minutes. These recipes require little work and fit nicely into the fast-paced lifestyles of today. Adapted from the PBS television series
Aquariums ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Want to see through a jellyfish? Watch sharks being fed? See what a tuna looks like? Matt and Brittney, two young narrators, take viewers on amazing tours of three of the best aquariums in the United States. In each location, live-action photography and interviews with trainers and keepers offer an up-close visit to an aquarium
Travel with kids ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
A travel documentary following the Roberts family as they journey through Ireland. Features Dublin, Killarney, Dingle, the Burren, castles, Irish music, and sheep ... lots and lots of sheep!
The Toughest Break : Christopher Reeve on Spinal Cord Injury ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
(Producer) Records Martin Schmeig's odyssey from the truck crash that broke his neck, to his fight for life, and his struggle to transcend his spinal cord injury. Counterpointed by experiences of host and narrator Christopher Reeve. Showcases new technology to enhance mobility, and presents research on spinal cord injury, including that of Dr. Lars Olson
The silent wrecks of Kwajalein Atoll ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
In an effort to win control of the Marshall Islands gateway to the Japanese empire, U.S. aircraft bombarded Japanese ships in the lagoon at Kwajalein for weeks. Later, this lagoon became the graveyard for WWII era airplanes and shipwrecks
Danny by Gene Feldman( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Danny, a handsome gray pony, is owned by the spoiled daughter of the wealthy owner of the stable where Janie Neely works. When Danny is injured, Janie nurses him back to health and learns that if you hold fast to your dreams, they can be made to happen
Kid guides ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Home use only
Embracing dyslexia : a documentary film ( visu )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Educators and parents watching this will better understand dyslexia, as it explains why it is important for students struggling with reading, writing, and spelling to be screened for it as early as possible. It also shows how proper tutoring and classroom accommodations can give these students a chance at success
Jacques Pepin's Thanksgiving celebration ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Jacques Pepin, his daughter Claudine and his wife Gloria fix a Thanksgiving dinner which includes home cured salmon, salmon tartare with cucumber salad and salmon caviar, and salmon gravlax with cucumber, sweet onion and rye bread, turkey with apple cider glaze and bread and mushroom stuffing, brussels sprouts, gratin of butternut squash, a spicy cherry ginger chutney, and finishing with chocolate-bourbon-prune cake, and pears poached in citrus juice
Xavier, missionary and saint ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of a missionary who died alone on a desolate island within sight of the land of his life's dream, unaware that he had forever changed the face and the race of Christianity ... Filmed on location in the footsteps of the Jesuit missionary ... features stunning scenery from Rome, Spain, Paris, India, China, and Japan as well as interviews with world-renowned scholars in the fields of history and theology. Through scholarship and image, Xavier commemorates the 500th anniversary of the birth of the most successful missionary since St. Paul"--Container
Travel with kids ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Go along with the Roberts family as they experience the real and wild Alaska. Visit the Alaskan Bush and explore ice museums at Chena Hot Springs in the Arctic circle. Visit a chocolate factory in Anchorage and take a dogsled ride with Iditarod musher Darios Martinez. Enjoy horseback riding along the frozen Kenai lake and dissect a squid at the Alaska Sea Life center, plus much more. Features three episodes
The story of the butterfly ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
From egg to caterpillar to chrysalis to adult, the life cycle of a butterfly is an amazing story of survival. This educational program tells the incredible story of survival that is the life of a butterfly
Travel with kids ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Kids will love all that Costa Rica has to offer, including the Arenal Volcano, the rainforest at night, white water rafting, and plenty of animal encounters. Also includes a trip planner, travel tips, crafts, recipes, bloopers reel, and more
 
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