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Hearst Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 486 works in 982 publications in 2 languages and 26,698 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Television mini-series  Bible television programs  Biography  Drama  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: BS538,
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Publications about Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
Publications by Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
Most widely held works by Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
The Bible : the epic miniseries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
This program is an adaptation of the Bible stories which changed our world. Each story endeavors to stay true to the spirit of the book
Modern marvels by Deborah Blum( visu )
41 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
Stone by stone, uncover the mind-boggling truths behind the engineering marvels known as cathedrals - great testaments to faith that have remained virtually unchanged for over 900 years
Panama Canal ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
The French began construction on the Panama Canal in 1880, but abandoned the project after nine years and a loss of 20,000 lives. The United States took over the project and completed it on January 7, 1914. This historical account of its construction examines the ingenuity and enterprise that went into making it one of the 20th-century's engineering wonders
The Manhattan Project by Wayne Shorter( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
The scientists and engineers who helped build the world's first nuclear weapon reflect on their accomplishments and legacy
Empire State Building by Andy Thomas( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
An historical documentary about the Empire State Building, also known as the "Cathedral of Dreams" during its construction during the Depression
Andrew Carnegie prince of steel ( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of Andrew Carnegie, who went from being a poor Scottish immigrant to a fabled man of wealth. Carnegie built a fortune by amassing stock in the growth industries of trains and steel, then started sharing it. Today libraries, concert halls, and universities across the United States have benefitted from his philanthropy
The Eiffel Tower by Arts and Entertainment Network( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
This historical tour of the world's most fabled and famous tower begins with the engineer behind it, Gustave Eiffel. When it was first built, just over a century ago, it provoked outrage and ire. The challenges and breakthroughs of its construction are examined
Television window to the world ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
This feature chronicles the incredible story of television, from the vision of Philo Farnsworth, a Utah farmboy who developed the first working system in 1925, to the latest technological breakthroughs that are transforming the medium. Interviews with media moguls and TV personalities, including legendary anchorman, Walter Cronkite provide an insider's look at the huge industry TV has become. And broadcast pioneers recall the patent battles and competing systems that defined the early years of television
The Statue of Liberty enlightening the world ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Discover the glory of this gift from France in a breathtaking look at the creation and restoration of "Liberty enlightening the world."
Mount Rushmore ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, Mount Rushmore was considered an unorthodox masterpiece when it was created by a young sculptor named Gutzon Borglum. This historical documentary discusses the remarkable design specifications and construction efforts that occurred over the course of 15 years
The women of Brewster Place ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Charles Darwin evolution's voice ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Discusses the life, accomplishments, and impact of Charles Darwin
Gothic cathedrals ( visu )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
The Gothic cathedral stands as a rich and complex design. The engineering behind these great testaments to faith has not changed dramatically in 900 years
Mahatma Gandhi pilgrim of peace ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 383 libraries worldwide
The life story of Mahatma Gandhi, who, through his campaign of non-violent resistance, helped lead India to independence from Great Britain
Modern marvels ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
The true history of the engineering marvel: the Great Wall of China
Hidden in silence ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Catholic teenager Stefania Podgórska, who, with her younger sister Helena, hid 13 Jews in the attic of their home in Przemyśl, Poland, during WWII
The creation of the computer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the computer from Charles Babbage's Victorian counting machine to the desktop models of the 1990s
More engineering disasters ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Man built monuments on the earth, and then the sea and sky - but at times he has failed. The human factor is never completely eliminated, and through our mistakes, we rise to the heights of modern innovation. Examines some of the largest engineering disasters including early rocket catastrophes, the tragic flaw of the famous Liberty Ships of WWII, the Stockholm and Andrea Doria collision, the Los Angeles Aqueduct tradegy, the history of the Hartford Civic Center, and the details of the Niagara power fiasco
Baseball parks ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Here are the stories behind America's storied baseball parks: from the sandlots and wooden ballparks of the 19th century to majestic turn-of-the century steel and concrete wonders to the multipurpose stadiums of today. This documentary focuses on design and construction of baseball parks, domes, and stadiums
Golden Gate Bridge by Arts and Entertainment Network( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
The story of the Golden Gate Bridge, one of the foremost man-made tourist attractions in the United States, which critics said could never be built
 
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Alternative Names
Hearst Entertainment, Inc.
Hearst Entertainment Television
Languages
English (127)
Polish (1)
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