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Oregon Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 1,568 works in 2,668 publications in 2 languages and 75,375 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Children's films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  History  Nature television programs  Educational films  Documentary films  Children's television programs  Drama 
Roles: prn, Producer, brd, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Oregon Public Broadcasting
 
Most widely held works by Oregon Public Broadcasting
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,834 libraries worldwide
Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Volcano by Mick Jackson( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geology of continental drift and the origin of volcanoes, and to the influence of volcanic activity on human culture
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
The rape of Europa by Richard Berge( visu )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how heroic Europeans, Russians, and Americans worked to save the art of Europe during World War II
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
Explores the dangerous and destructive forces of nature, from hurricanes to volcanoes, tornadoes to avalanches and earthquakes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent. The making of Eyewitness (written and produced by Bill Butt ; director/cameraman Mike Kamei ; music by Guy Michelmore) shows the camera and computer techniques used in the production of the series opening screens
Raising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Michael Thompson( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,178 libraries worldwide
Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth
Jerusalem : center of the world ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
The story of the world's most incredible city, capturing the rich mosaic of the city's Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities. Covering a history of over 4,000 years, the film explores the founding of the city, and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions, and the key events in Jerusalem's history as described in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, the Talmud, the Hagaddah, the Koran, and the Hadith. Highlights include: Mount Moriah, the site of the First and Second Temples; the Church of the Holy Sepulcher; the Dome of the Rock; and the Western Wall
Planets by Gustav Holst( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer on a journey through our solar system, describing the sun, moon, each of the planets and the asteroid belt. Covers scientific facts, historical thought and mythological associations of each. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Cat by Carl Maria von Weber( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Follows the fascinating and ancient journey of these mysterious and adored animals from the African Savanna to the modern home. Investigates evolution, anatomy, habitat, behavior and more
Kingdom of David : the saga of the Israelites ( visu )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Israelites and the creation of the world's first monotheistic religion
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
The sixties : the years that shaped a generation ( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Messe III and Bobby Seale
Monster by Patty Jenkins( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
Dog by Eddie Adcock Band( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
"Discover the wolf connections that give dogs their hunting, courting, mating, and social traits, and find out what a dog's life is really all about"--Box
Spain & Portugal by Rick Steves( visu )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 973 libraries worldwide
Rick Steves presents a comprehensive guide to Spain and Portugal, and shows viewers how to travel economically
Desert by Eyewitness( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
Superheroes : a never-ending battle ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for their influence on American children and how they were created in large part by immigrants whose fierce loyalty to a new homeland laid the foundation of a multi-billion-dollar industry
Affluenza ( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
"A fascinating look at one of the greatest social maladies of our time: overconsumption and materialism. Hosted by National Public Radio's Scott Simon, the program explores both the comical and sobering aspects of our consumerism and its enormous impact on families, communities and the environment. With the help of historians and archival film, Affluenza reveals the forces that have dramatically transformed us from a nation that prizes thriftiness - with strong beliefs in 'plain living and high thinking' - into the ultimate consumer society"--Container
 
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controlled identity Oregon Educational & Public Broadcasting Service

OPB
OPB (Oregon Public Broadcasting)
Oregon Public Broadcasting System
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English (174)
French (3)
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