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Hyks, Veronica

Overview
Works: 52 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 353 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Self-instruction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: D422, 909.82
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Veronica Hyks
Publications by Veronica Hyks
Most widely held works by Veronica Hyks
The Tenth dancer by Sally Ingleton( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Documentary on the revival of classical dancing in Cambodia, where nine out of ten classical dancers were killed during the Pol Pot regime in the 1970s. The program focuses on master teacher Em Theay and her star pupil Sok Chea, who recall their ordeals under Pol Pot and talk about their present efforts and their hopes for the future. In addition to views of Em Theay, Sok Chea, and others in classes, rehearsals and performances, the program includes historical background on Cambodian classical dancing and archival footage of dancers of the past
Women's ordination "the hidden tradition" ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
This tape brings to light new discoveries and insights that challenge the present exclusion of women from the ordained priesthood in the Roman Catholic Church. It is a film which reveals distortions of the past and contributes food for thought for those who search openly for the truth
The origin of life researching the possibilities ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Explores one of science's great unanswered questions: how did life begin on Earth, what was the first replicating organism, and how did it pass on its genetic information, etc
Harrap's Spanish starter pack by Veronika Hyks( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
McLibel ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A documentary about the libel case mounted by McDonald's against two environmentalists, Helen Steel and Dave Morris, who had been campaigning against the company
Harrap's Spanish starter pack by Veronika Hyks( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Cursus Spaans voor beginners met als basistaal Engels
Junior doctors life on call ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Every year at the beginning of August, newly qualified young doctors arrive to spend a daunting year on the wards of British hospitals. This film follows two new recruits through the fear year, dealing with everything from asthma and pneumonia to terminal cancer and heart failure
Nuclear waste disposal Russia's deep secret ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Currently, Russia disposes of nuclear waste in the deep seas. But is this method sate, or will it come back to haunt us in the form of contamination to the food chain? Paints a bleak picture of a potential environmental disaster in the making
People's century lost peace ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
People's century is a unique combination of rare archival footage and personal testimony. Through fascinating eyewitness accounts this acclaimed series examines how political, economic and technological changes transformed the lives of ordinary people
People's century ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Episodes 11-13 of a 26 part series which looks at the turbulent changes and major events of the twentieth century using eyewitness interviews and archival material. "Brave new world" recalls how post-war euphoria gave way to the mutual distrust of the new world superpowers. "Boomtime" looks at how affluent post-war America brought aid, skills and technology to the still war-torn western Europe and Japan. "Freedom now" looks at how the masses in Africa and Asia joined the fight for control of their own destinies
1900, age of hope 1914, killing fields ; 1917, red flag ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The first three episodes of the television series. Episode 1 (1900, age of hope) shows how the turn of the century was a time of expectation and a belief that progress would undoubtedly change people's lives for the better. Episode 2 (1914, killing fields) shows the slaughter in the First World War. Survivors remember their hopes at the time, their training and the deprivations they suffered. Episode 3 (1917, red flag) is the story of Communism's powerful appeal, and the impact it had on people's lives as the new Soviet Union was constructed in the first 20 years after 1917
People's century breadline ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Episodes 8-10 of a 26 part series which looks at the turbulent changes and major events of the twentieth century. "Breadline" looks at the Great Depression of 1929 which echoed around the world bringing unemployment and poverty. "Master race" traces the rise of Hitler which leads to the philosophy of the Master Race. "Total war" records the tragedy of World War II where more civilians died than soldiers
Born free : the full story by Joy Adamson( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Undetermined and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This compilation, first published 1966, includes Born Free (first published 1960), Living Free, and Forever Free
Brave new world ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Brave new world: Witnesses recall how post-war euphoria gave way to the mutual distrust of the new world super-powers ; Boomtime: Affluent post-war America brought aid, skills and technology to the still war-torn western Europe and Japan ; Freedom now: When Ghandi showed the world how the masses could successfully defy their colonial masters, thousands across Africa and Asia joined the fight for control of their own destinies
Russia's deep secrets ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Discusses the potential environmental disaster due to the disposal of nuclear wastes in the deep sea by Russia
Buddhism making of a monk ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Looks at the principles and practice of Buddhism with a focus on a novice monk in Thailand
People's century ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Examines how political, economic and techmological changes transformed the lives of ordinary people
Sikhism the Golden Temple ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Examines the religion of Sikhism
Christianity Russian rites ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Looks at rites of the Russian Orthodox Church
Eames the world of Charles and Ray ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Shows the creative partnership of influential American designers Charles Eames and wife Ray, known for their high-quality affordable furniture who also applied their problem-solving skills to building economical living and working spaces. Leading architects and friend, film director Billy Wilder, contribute to this documentary
 
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Alternative Names
Hyks, Veronica
Hyks, Veronika
Languages
English (26)
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