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Yorkshire Television

Overview
Works: 1,102 works in 1,571 publications in 1 language and 19,073 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Biography  Television comedies  Documentary television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Film editor, Composer, Director
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Yorkshire Television
Publications by Yorkshire Television
Most widely held works by Yorkshire Television
The Brontës of Haworth by Christopher Fry( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Siblings Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne Bronte experienced soaring artistic achievements and personal tragedies. Follow England's most accomplished literary family from their sheltered childhoods to their complex lives as adults
The old man and the sea by Jud Taylor( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
Santiago is an old Cuban fisherman long regarded as the best in the business. Business has been slow lately, and Santiago has gone without a catch for 84 days. His young friend Manolo looks after him, helping him when he comes in from his day on the water. The other fishermen feel Santiago's got the worst luck there is--they are afraid it is catching. The next morning Santiago sets out alone in his little skiff, but doesn't come in at sundown. Santiago has hooked the biggest marlin he's ever seen, and it takes all his strength and considerable willpower to pull it in. After such a titanic struggle, will Santiago have enough left in him to fend off the sharks and scavengers when they come looking for lunch?
Flambards ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Christina is sent to live with her domineering, crippled Uncle Russell and her cousins Mark and William at 'Flambards', a rambling, decaying mansion in England in the early 1900's
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
It's the 1950's and Sidney "Pop" Larkin has managed to avoid paying taxes for practically his entire working life. He embarks on a number of ill-fated entrepreneurial ventures and his daughter causes more than one head to turn with her flirtatious ways. But the flamboyant Larkins are thoroughly devoted to each other in good times and bad
A touch of frost ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
One of Britain's most successful detective series starring award-winning actor David Jason as Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble
Touch of frost ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
An old-fashioned, gritty detective show based in England. This brash policeman follows his moral compass, shows compassion for the common man and always solves the case. Starring David Jason, who is regarded as the most popular actor on British TV
A touch of Frost ( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
David Jason is Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble. Set in the dreary town of Denton, Frost approaches each case with his characteristic dry wit and sense of moral justice
A touch of frost ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
David Jason returns as Frost for a fourth series of this immensely popular detective series
A touch of Frost ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Award-winning British actor, David Jason, is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors. Includes: Appendix Man, One Man's Meat, Private Lives, and Keys to the Car
A touch of Frost ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Four episodes of the very popular British detective series, with Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for trouble. Set in the town of Denton, Frost approaches each case with his characteristic dry wit and a sense of moral justice
A touch of Frost ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Award-winning British actor, David Jason, is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors
A touch of Frost by David Jason( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Detective Jack Frost is called to investigate when a couple return from holiday to find the body of a complete stranger in their bed. He also becomes involved in a murder inquiry and uncovers a crime ring involved in the importing of endangered species and illegal animal goods
My Uncle Silas ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Drama set in pre-World War I England. Ten year old Edward (Prospero) goes to the countryside to spend the summer with his lovable Uncle Silas (Finney), who is described by his adult relatives as "a drunkard, sinner, non-conformist lecher."
China rising ( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of China with archival footage and interviews. Part 1 traces history from the 1920s onwards. Part 2 looks at the conflict between the Communist Party and the Nationalist Party, and the founding of the People's Republic of China. Part 3 describes the Cultural Revolution and modern China under the open-door policy
Dickens of London ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
While on tour in America, Charles Dickens recalls the moments that shaped his life. From his penniless childhood in Chatham and London during the 1820s to the unprecedented success he later enjoyed on both sides of the Atlantic, he traces his extraordinary experiences which influenced many of his greatest works
The Beiderbecke affair ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Episode 1: A stunning blonde saleswoman appears, as if out of a dream, convincing Trevor that he can purchase some long sought after albums from her catalog. Episode 2: While Jill stands in to referee the game, a riot develops and the local constables haul away the offenders ... including Jill. Episode 3: Trevor and Jill meet with the man who can supply Trevor with his greatest desire, only after playing a maniacal game of cat and mouse with Detective Hobson, who trails them relentlessly. Episode 4: Troubles arise when Trevor's ex-girlfriend, Helen, shows up to reignite his affections for her and then complicates matters by taking Jill out for dinner conversation. Episode 5: Jill's startling confession of her previous night's activities only adds to Trevor's dismay when he discovers that his apartment has been transformed into an overstuffed warehouse. Episode 6: To his surprise, Detective Hobson's colleagues attempt to persuade him to blackmail, instead of arrest, the man he has been gathering some evidence against. This leads to an uncomfortable exchange of subtle threats with his superior, and a decision for Hobson that will require Jill's assistance
The attic the hiding of Anne Frank by Miep Gies( visu )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
The story of Miep Gies from 1940-1945, who hid Anne Frank and her family from the occupying German Army in Amsterdam. Through her courageous actions Anne's diary was preserved and lives on today
Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen( visu )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
For years, Mrs. Alving has, for appearance's sake, endured a loveless marriage to a dissolute and drunken man. She even sent her only son away from home so that he would not be corrupted by his father. But despite (or, ironically, perhaps because of) her efforts, the ghosts of the past and resurrected as her son reappears, the obvious heir to his father's sins and excesses
The Shakespeare mystery ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Presents the thesis that the plays attributed to William Shakespeare were written by Edward De Vere, the Earl of Oxford
Penn & Teller's magic and mystery tour ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Penn and Teller tour China, Egypt, and India witnessing astounding feats of magic, and searching for the history and origins of magic and the profession of magician
 
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