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WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

Works: 1,250 works in 2,454 publications in 1 language and 35,833 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  History  Television interviews  Juvenile works  Television series  Biography  Biographical films  Religious films 
Roles: Production personnel, Originator, Producer
Classifications: BL304, 201.3
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Publications about WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Publications by WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Most widely held works by WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
10 buildings that changed America ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society. These 10 Buildings represent architects who dared to strike out on their own and design radical new types of buildings that permanently altered our environmental and cultural landscape
Ten things every child needs ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Shows how brain development in children up to age three is influenced by such things as interaction, touch, stable relationships, safe environments, self-esteem, quality child care, play, communication, music, and reading
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
When celebrated scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a discussion about his life's work, the nation was captivated. The series brought Campbell's theories into popular culture and led to a bestselling companion book. Includes six episodes
A world of ideas ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
In wide-ranging conversations, thirteen celebrated literary figures from six nations discuss their work, politics, morals, and the future of American society
A child's Christmas in Wales by Jon Glasco( visu )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas Eve and young Thomas cannot get to sleep. His grandfather, Old Geraint, relates his touching memories of a Christmas gone by--including gifts given and gifts received, holiday boyhood pranks and the sweet self-indulgence of Christmas dinner
New dinosaurs : skeletons in the sand by Elaine Pascoe( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Follows a scientist and his team as they uncover a massive dinosaur graveyard in the Sahara Desert and discover the skeletons of two new species
The magic never ends : the life & work of C.S. Lewis ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
" ... a television documentary that chronicles the C.S. Lewis story. It spans from his early days in Northern Ireland, through his acclaimed academic career at Britain's prestigious Oxford University, his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien, and the legendary love between Lewis and his wife, Joy."
Animal intelligence : why is this dolphin smiling? by Elaine Pascoe( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Examines dolphin intelligence and the ways in which dolphins communicate among themselves and with humans
The Constitution : that delicate balance ( visu )
47 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Representatives of law, government, journalism, academia and other professions grapple with the tough choices required to put the Constitution into practice, and the difficulty of balancing the conflicting demands the Constitution honors. Each program starts with a hypothetical case, presented by the moderator, in which rights clash with responsibilities and the needs of the individual clash with those of society
Only the ball was white ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Pays tribute to the many topflight players from the Negro Leagues in baseball when players were denied stardom by the color line
The stories of Maxine Hong Kingston by Maxine Hong Kingston( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Maxine Hong Kingston, in two conversations with Bill Moyers, talks about her writing, her published works and the interaction of East Asian and American consciousness
Race to the moon : the daring adventure of Apollo 8 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Take an up-close look at the most dangerous mission in the history of exploration. Recount the triumphant first manned space flight. Interviews with Apollo 8 astronauts, mission control, and journalists
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Alternative Names
Chicago (Ill.). WTTW (Television station)
Chicago. Television station WTTW
W.T.T.W. (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
WTTW/Chicago (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
WTTW11 (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
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