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Living with wolves by Reiner E Moritz( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Jim Dutcher and his wife Jamie lived with gray wolves for three years to make this documentary, and their work reveals complex social behavior never before captured on film. You'll observe the dominance of the pack's alpha male and the submissiveness of the omega wolf. You'll see the pack initiate new members, and witness the critical moment when the alpha selects a mate. Perhaps most incredible is the bond developed between the wolves and the Dutchers, who ultimately must move the pack to another reserve in order to keep them alive
Amazing earth by Brian Swimme( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
From the heights of Mount Everest, through the molten fields of Hawaii, to the very core of our planet, Amazing Earth reveals the geologic forces that have changed the face of our world and will ultimately change its face again
Wolves at our door by Mose Richards( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Reveals wolves' complex social behavior, including the dominance of the pack's alpha male and the submissiveness of the omega wolf. You'll see the pack initiate new members, and witness the critical moment when the alpha selects a mate
Byzantium : the lost empire by John Romer( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Byzantium was the powerful legacy of ancient Greece and Rome, the first Christian empire and the last flowering of classical civilizations before it fell to the plundering armies of the Ottoman Turks. Shot on location in nine countries, these four episodes transport the viewer to a world that history has nearly forgotten
Africa's elephant kingdom ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Avery Brooks narrates this film which explores an elephant clan's search for food and water as seen through the eyes of one old bull
Dinosaur planet ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Provides a dinosaur's-eye view of survival in this violent primordial world. White Tip's journey: Follow the desperate trials of a velociraptor cut off from her pack in the desert. Pod's travels: A pyroraptor is swept away in a tidal wave and washes ashore on an island populated by much smaller dinosaurs. Little Das' hunt: An easily distracted young male daspletosaurus named Das bungles various herding chores, but looming danger affords him an opportunity for redemption. Alpha's egg: A cycle-of-life tale involving a female saltasaur named Alpha
Three Gorges : the biggest dam in the world by Jodie Foster( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Using interviews and computer simulation, this program provides insight into the complex issues surrounding the Three Gorges project which will dam the Yantze River
Why dogs smile & chimpanzees cry ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Documentary filmmakers and scientists in fields as diverse as paleontology, embryology, and neurobiology report evidence in support of the emotional life of wild and domestic animals
The Korean war : our time in hell ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
On June 24, 1950, Communist North Korea, backed by China and the Soviet Union, invades South Korea. Coming to South Korea's aid are United Nations forces, made up mostly of American soldiers and marines. About 54,000 Americans died in Korea in three years, almost as many as in the Vietnam war which lasted ten years. More than 8,000 Americans are still listed as missing
Sharks : two complete programs : Great white & the ultimate guide to sharks ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
[Ultimate guide to sharks] This documentary introduces the viewer to the world of sharks, exploring their physiology, communication and role within the ocean environment
Mandela's fight for freedom ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
"Part George Washington, part Abraham Lincoln, part Gandhi, South Africa's Nelson Mandela occupies a unique position in the history of the human spirit. From youthful protester, to political prisoner, to the president of a newly free nation, Nelson Mandela embodies the ideals of freedom as no other man of this time. Through a combination of moral strength, political cunning, and sheer luck, he brought about the dismantling of the hated policy of racial apartheid, without the bloodbath many feared."--Container
Liberen a Willy : Keiko, su regreso a casa ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in Spanish and English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Conoce de cerca la historia de la mascota más querida de México
When dinosaurs ruled. el verdadero parque Jurasico ( visu )
3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Travel back sixty-eight million years to prehistoric Montana, and discover the real Jurassic Park as you explore the evolution of the dinosaurs and the "King of the Jungle," the fearsome T-Rex
The brain, our universe within ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
This series explores brain activity and functions. New imaging techniques are used to create new views of the brain designed to illustrate brain functions
Hurricane by Herbie Hancock Trio( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Follows a hurricane's methodical trip across the Atlantic Ocean, where it gathers momentum and air mass, drawing in warm, moist air and spinning in tighter and tighter circles
The great Egyptians by Shi bu lai le fo dun( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Details the historical drama of three Egyptian leaders
Castle ghosts of England by NULL DATA( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Throughout history, Britain's castles hasve witnessed murders, executions and countless acts of cruelty that spawned a parade of spirits. This program presents spine tingling stories for a riveting tour of England's ghostly heritage
Tornado! by Rita Letendre( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
An introduction to tornadoes, how they form and their destructive capabilities, including how and where they occur, the damage they can do, and some of the worst tornadoes in recorded history
Egypt uncovered ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Shot on location at many sites off-limits to the public, and featuring many noted Egyptologists, this series offers a comprehensive look at new archaeological discoveries about ancient Egypt
Last of the czars ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
The Romanov family ruled Russia for 300 years; an imperial empire that crumbled in 1918 when Lenin-backed revolutionaries toppled Nicholas II in a violent upheaval. Before their world came crashing down, the Romanovs-- Nicholas, Alexandra and their five children-- enjoyed a life shrouded in mystery. But with the recent downfall of the Soviet Union, information has come to light, ending generations of speculation. Rare, never-before-seen film footage, actual letters, czarist-era survivor interviews, photos, and other rare items give a finely-detailed look at Russia's most dramatic era
 
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