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Schlessinger Media

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Works: 1,486 works in 3,609 publications in 2 languages and 185,908 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Biography  History  Documentary television programs  Animated films  Drama  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, B
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Publications about Schlessinger Media
Publications by Schlessinger Media
Most widely held works by Schlessinger Media
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 974 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
Fractions by Wanda Sykes( visu )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 909 libraries worldwide
When Dr. Strangeglove threatens to aim a Number Ray at Earth, secret agent Matt Mattics must solve problems with fractions in order to thwart him
Benjamin Franklin by Ingri D'Aulaire( visu )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Explores the life and contributions of America's first great inventor
Ancient Egypt by Egypt( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Egypt, including a visit to the pyramids
Buddhism by Malcolm David Eckel( visu )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
[V.6] Protestant Christianity: See how the political, religious and social events of 16th-century Europe changed the course of history. Examine the context in which these factors sparked the birth of Protestant Christianity, whose new doctrines and practices were formulated in reaction to the Roman Catholic Church. Led by Martin Luther, this spiritual revolution gained momentum and, under the helm of other Protestant leaders, thrived and grew into new factions in Europe and North America. Viewers will explore the numerous denominations that developed over the centuries, including Baptists, Calvinists, Mennonites, Presbyterians, Puritans and Quakers. Discover the common ideas shared by most Protestant Christian denominations, despite the wide range of ceremonial practices and rituals across affiliations
Ancient Greece by James Mason( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Greece, including a trip to Acropolis
Ancient Rome by Ann Carroll( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Rome, including a visit to Pompeii
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 775 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
Rainforest (Jungle) by Helen Cowcher( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
Showcases the rare beauty and rich variety of plant and animal life found in a Costa Rican rain forest. Also examines the impact of man's exploitation of the rain forest on this fragile ecosystem
Harriet Tubman ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 734 libraries worldwide
"Less than 200 years ago, thousands of African-American men, women and children were enslaved right here in the United States of America. One brave woman not only dared to escape, but even risked her own life time and time again in order to free hundreds of others. In Harriet Tubman, kids will get an up-close look at the life of this famed conductor on the Underground Railroad while learning about the daily life of enslaved people and the dangers faced by those who fought to free them"--Container
Martin Luther King, Jr. : the man and the dream by Coleen Degnan-Veness( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
"Not that long ago, African Americans were denied basic rights and opportunities in the United States, but one man's work and dedication helped change the future for our country - not just for African Americans, but for all Americans. In Martin Luther King, Jr., kids will take an in-depth look at the life of this civil rights leader and learn about his commitment to nonviolence in the pursuit of social change. From his days as a minister in Alabama to his role in the battle for equal rights, discover how Americans responded to the actions and words of the most influential leader of the Civil Rights Movement"--Container
Ancient China ( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the mysteries of ancient China, including a visit to the Great Wall
Prehistoric life by Edward P Ortleb( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 693 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
Natural disasters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 670 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 Wright brothers ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 667 libraries worldwide
An animated biography of the Wright brothers', showing the development of the airplane and explaining some basic concepts of aerodynamics
Monster by Patty Jenkins( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Explores one of the creepier sides of nature, introducing deadly spiders, scorpions, crocodiles, and other creatures, as well as the mythological monsters they may have inspired
George Washington : the man who wouldn't be king by Rembrandt Peale( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 661 libraries worldwide
"From military scout, to colonial farmer, to General, to President of the United States, George Washington set the standard for what it means to be an American. In George Washington, kids will examine the life of the man whose leadership helped transform 13 colonies into a brilliant new country. From leading the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War to helping to shape the young nation, kids will get an up-close look at the man whom many refer to as the 'Father of Our Country'"--Container
Ancient Maya by Ralph C Michelsen( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they explore the Mayan civilization of Central America and Mexico
Christopher Columbus by Richard Rich( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Follow along as our two young hosts are given a chance to meet one of history's most famous explorers, Christopher Columbus
 
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