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Wall to Wall Television

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Works: 328 works in 522 publications in 1 language and 12,201 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Reality television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television mini-series  Historical reenactments (Television programs)  Interviews  Drama  Educational television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Classifications: F731, 978.6
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Frontier house ( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Three modern families were chosen to learn to survive as if the year is 1883. Using the tools and technology of that time they must make difficult choices and cope with the consequences in the Montana wilderness
America beyond the color line by Henry Louis Gates( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Gates travels to the east coast, the deep South, inner city Chicago, and Hollywood to investigate modern black America and interview influential Americans including Colin Powell, Quincy Jones, Samuel L. Jackson, Alicia Keys, Maya Angelou, Willie Herenton and others. Also includes an interview with Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Colonial house ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Contemporary Americans and Britons spend five months on an isolated stretch of the Maine coast recreating the life of American colonists in the year 1628. The modern colonists struggle to create a functioning and profitable colony using only the tools and technology of that era. Extensive research went into recreating this 17th-century environment in which the colonists negotiate personal and communal challenges as they deal with the demoralizing weather, rustic living conditions, and backbreaking labor. Among the points of dissension that arise in the colony are: the rigid class and gender roles, mandatory religious observance, and the puritanical civil laws of the era, particularly those pertaining to profanity
Manor house ( visu )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 865 libraries worldwide
"Following in the tradition of Upstairs, Downstairs and Robert Altman's 2001 Edwardian comic feature Gosford Park, Manor House takes a fascinating look at the grand and grueling British class system of the early 1900s"--Container
The 1940s house ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
One modern family takes on the challenge of domestic life on Britain's home front in 1940s house, a re-creation of a World War II household. This time-travel experiment covers the period from the outbreak of war in 1939 to Victory Day in 1945, compressing the events of six wartime years into two months. Though the military threat is metaphorical, the privations for the three generations of the Hymers family are real, and the pressures create tensions nonexistent in modern society
The 1900 house ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
A four-part documentary television program that brings a modern British family from 1999 back to life in 1900 Victorian London
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
This documentary presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
This documentary presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
Regency house party ( visu )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
"In the highly competitive, hot-house atmosphere of the Regency House Party, marriage, money, and morals are all up for grabs. For nine sunny summer weeks, a group of eligible men and women take up residence in a magnificent English country estate to live exactly as they did two centuries ago - including the social hierarchy, the lavish lifestyle, the backroom intrigues, and the intricate courtship rituals."--Container
A rather English marriage by Paul Seed( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
When their wives die on the same day in the same hospital, two men become two lonely widowers struggling to rebuild their lives. After moving in together, the trials and tribulations commence
The 1900 house ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Just how good were the good old days? Travel back in time with the Bowler family, smitten by the idea of experiencing the Victorian lifestyle right down to corsets, chamber pots and cutthroat razors, as they turn back the calendar to spring of 1900. Their eye-opening experiences of the grueling demands of a bygone era help them to understand another era with an exceptional clarity and a unique perspective
Agatha Christie, a life in pictures ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
This BBC original drama uses documented accounts and Christie's own words to probe the shadowy areas of her early life in a style as gripping and suspenseful as any Christie story
Jacques Derrida ( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
At an Oxford Amnesty Lecture Jacques Derrida discusses with Alan Montefiore about deconstruction of the subject and the implications for human rights; Derrida argues that, as deconstruction changes the nature of the subject, so deconstruction of nationalism should lead to a modern nationality incorporating different forms of nationality, such as singularities of tradition and minorities of various sorts
Lyddie by Katherine Paterson( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Set in Ontario in the 1860's, tells the story of Lyddie, a farmer's daughter whose family breaks up after their father disappears. Lyddie makes her way to the cotton mills of Cornwall, to make money to save the farm, so the family can be reunited. A friend at the mill encourages her to continue an education. With the realization that the farm cannot be saved, and her family will not be reunited, Lyddie sets off to Kingston to get a college education
Hélène Cixous ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
"In this interview, Hélène Cixous explores her childhood as a Jewess in French-occupied Algiers and the impact it had on her work in the area of feminist theory and on her personal politics"--Container
Ice world ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
In L.A. 10,000 BC, primal Ice Age battles are recreated bringing prehistory to life with Paleolithic gladiators, goliaths, woolly mammoths, the saber-toothed cat, the cheetah bear and a monstrous bird
Julia Kristeva ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
"In this program, French feminist theorist Kristeva explains her theory of difference and its importance to literature, institutions of higher education, and politics"--Container
The 1940s house ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
One modern family takes on the challenge of domestic life on Britain's home front in 1940s house, a re-creation of a World War II household. This time-travel experiment covers the period from the outbreak of war in 1939 to Victory Day in 1945, compressing the events of six wartime years into two months. Though the military threat is metaphorical, the privations are real and the pressures create tensions nonexistent in modern society
PaleoWorld ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
This series presents an in-depth look at what is known, and how we know about dinosaurs
Neanderthal by Douglas Palmer( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
 
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