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WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)

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Works: 934 works in 1,488 publications in 1 language and 39,490 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Children's films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Drama  History  Historical television programs  Educational television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: prn, Publisher
Classifications: PZ7, 791.4575
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Publications about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Publications by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Most widely held works about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
 
Most widely held works by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Your life, your money ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
An engaging, high-impact program addresses a crucial need for honest, open financial advice in a pivotal stage of life. Through the compelling real-life stories of young people dealing with various financial and lifestyle scenarios, the program raises fiscal consciousness and knowledge on everything from banking and credit to investments, budgeting, insurance and self-employment. It features personal financial advice from respected national financial advisors
The War of 1812 ( visu )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
A two-hour documentary looking at this important historic event from several perspectives, the American, Canadian, British and Native American. Contains some limited reenactments and major historians, authors, and experts
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Digging up dinosaurs, by Aliki. Host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur
Underground railroad : the William Still story ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Tells the compelling story of William Still, one of the most unheralded individuals of the Underground Railroad, and details the accounts of black abolitionists who had everything at stake as they helped fugitives follow the North Star to Canada
Niagara Falls ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
A study of human achievement and human folly on an epic scale. It is a tale of exploitation and preservation and the changing nature of love in America - of the way Man has related to Nature over centuries
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Bugs includes general information, jokes and descriptions of the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of common insects. Other segments include: LeVar visits Insect world: with the assistance of an entomologist LeVar discovers the uniqueness of a wide variety of bugs and insects at Cincinnati Zoo's Insect World ; See the migration of Monarch Butterflies: take a trip to the mountains in Mexico to find out where monarch butterflies go when they migrate for the winter
Gregory the terrible eater by Mitchell Sharmat( visu )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet staples of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice. Host LeVar Burton also visits a zoo to find out some surprising facts about the eating habits of goats and other animals
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book the Day Jimmy's boa ate the wash, By Trinka Hakes Noble. Host LeVar Burton also visits a farm and a livestock fair, interviewing a man who greases a pig for a pig scramble
Music, music, everywhere ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers by Michael Apted( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
A reading of the book, "Amazing Grace" by Mary Hoffman leads into a discussion of stereotyping. LeVar interviews Whoopi Goldberg, where the topic of pursuing your own dreams is discussed
Family matters ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Ocean life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Paul Bunyan ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Paul Bunyan, by Steven Kellogg. Deals with a forest fire, Smokey Bear, and woodsmen competitions. Shot on location in Maine and hosted by LeVar Burton
The Marines ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
For longer than the United States has been an independent nation, there has been a Marine Corps. They consider themselves the very best America has to offer. Embodying fierce patriotism, extraordinary courage, and innovative weapons, they are a force. This documentary focuses on their training and examines what it means to be a Marine
Frederick Law Olmsted : designing America ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A biography of the man who made public parks an essential part of American life. He made enormous contributions to the American landscape, believing a park was both a work of art and a necessity for urban life. Olmsted's efforts to preserve nature created an "environmental ethic" decades before the environmental movement became a force in American politics
The Adirondacks ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
A look at one of the largest parks in America, with 6 million acres that is divided between privately owned land and protected wilderness. Features the history, landscape, and the Adirondacks of today
Buried treasures ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Digging up dinosaurs: host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur. Mummies made in Egypt: describes the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt
Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Reveals some of the ways a story can be told with music, including music videos and dance. Features the book Abiyoyo, which is based on a South African lullaby with text by Pete Seeger. Reviews other books with related themes
The Patchwork quilt by Valerie Flournoy( visu )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book The patchwork quilt, by Valerie Flournoy. Shot on location at Boston Childrens Museum and hosted by LeVar Burton
Germs make me sick ( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The book explains what germs are, how bacteria and viruses affect the human body, and how the body fights against them. Other segments include: Finding out about germs: LeVar uses a microscope to discover what germs really look like ; How your body fights germs: animation featuring the body's defense team works in action ; How bacteria can help: a visit to an organic farm illustrates how micro-organisms are important to growing food
 
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