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Carruthers, Bob

Overview
Works: 649 works in 1,068 publications in 1 language and 12,672 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives‡vGerman  Legends  Military history 
Roles: Editor, Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Conceptor
Classifications: DA415, 759.9492
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bob Carruthers
Publications by Bob Carruthers
Most widely held works by Bob Carruthers
The English Civil Wars, 1642-1660 by Bob Carruthers( Book )
7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
"As this book demonstrates, the English Civil Wars are a story of campaigns and battles, and of the shifting fortunes of war." "Illustrated throughout with contemporary pictures of events and authentic reconstructions, this book has been written by an expert historian of the period for the non-specialist reader. It narrates the course of the Civil Wars through the campaigns and battles along with the political and social background. The author captures the great names of the English Civil Wars including of course Charles 1, Prince Rupert and Oliver Cromwell as well as the influential commanders, politicians and others who fought and intrigued in what was to be a conclusive turning point for the British people."--BOOK JACKET
The Russian Front, 1941-1945 by Bob Carruthers( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
"This tragic and bloody story of the war on the Eastern Front during the Second World War, the titanic struggle between Hitler and Stalin which became an epic fight to the death."--cover
Monet ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
"It was Claude Monet's Impression: soleil levant which gave the impressionist school it's [sic] name. Famed for seeing the subtle nuances of color, light and atmosphere in landscape, Monet's great works include Haystacks and Waterlilies. This program features footage from L'Orangerie and from Monet's house and gardens at Giverny plus special film shot at London's Savoy Hotel, from where Monet painted his famous views of London."--Container
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of van Gogh, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The Dutch masters ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of the art of Rembrandt. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
Servants of evil : new first-hand accounts of the Second World War from survivors of Hitler's armed forces by Bob Carruthers( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Ancient China ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and explores the roots of Chinese culture today
The Dutch masters ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and art of 17th century Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. Includes comments and analyses from scholars and museum personnel. Features examples of Vermeer's works
Ancient India ( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
"This program examines the religious tension between Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam, and the historical events that shaped the great Indian civilizations, from the Morian Empire through the Mogul Empire. Maps and scholars provide insight into a culture that remains vibrant and diverse today."--Container
The Ottoman Empire ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Examines the expansion of the Ottoman Empire from Eastern Europe throughout the Near East, its social and religious life and its military power
The Dutch masters ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of the art of Rubens. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
The Normandy battles by Bob Carruthers( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
The Arthurian legends ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
This video of the myth and fantasy surrounding King Arthur "features dramatized re-enactment footage, plus expert analysis by leading authorities."--Container
Dutch masters by Lara Lowe( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of 17th century Flemish painter Anthony Van Dyck, featuring commentary by leading authorities
The Native Americans ( visu )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
This program explores the many similarities among tribal nations, including a profound respect for nature, myth, and tradition; matriarchal governance; a communal lifestyle; a belief in an afterlife; and the use of pictographs, symbols, and patterns rather than an alphabet-based language. Also featured are brief scenes of re-created warfare
Hadrian's wall edge of the empire ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
The construction of Hadrian's Wall began in 122AD to separate the Romans from Barbarians and was built under the direct orders of Emperor Hadrian. This program provides a glimpse of the history and military life during the Roman occupation. Computer graphics and animation illustrate the film, and historians and authorities provide commentary and analysis
Mayans & Aztecs, ancient lands of the Americas ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Explores two great ancient Mexican civilizations, the war-like Aztecs and the peaceful Mayans, both of which have left a legacy in legend and architecture
Samurai Japan a journey back in time ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Explores the history and architecture of the ancient world and featuring graphics, computer animation, and location footage. Visits the great monuments, pagodas, and temples of Buddhist Japan and considers the Samurai warriors and their code of Bushido which stresses honor, self-discipline, bravery, and simple living, as it examines the traditional society of Japan and its emphasis on balance, order, and calm
The pyramids of Egypt jewels of the Nile ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Examines the pyramids of Egypt using graphics and 3D animation, location footage, detailed recreations, and analysis, commentary and interpretation
The history of Western art ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
This series presents a unique and masterly survey of the greatest achievements in the history of art from the medieval era to the post-impressionist world. This authoritative and thought-provoking series employs powerful graphic images to entertain and inform the student and the art lover. The collection also features expert commentary and analyses from leading authorities, art historians and scholars, new location footage and re-creations
 
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Alternative Names
Carrtuhers, Bob
Languages
English (86)
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