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NYT Television (Firm)

Overview
Works: 63 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 2,186 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television programs  History  Travelogues (Television programs)  Documentary films  Church history  Case studies  Biography  Internet videos 
Classifications: HV8079.T47, 364.1088297
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Publications about NYT Television (Firm)
Publications by NYT Television (Firm)
Most widely held works by NYT Television (Firm)
The al-Qaeda files ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
A compilation of seven Frontline programs centered around activities of the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda, produced both before and after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Covers: Osama bin Laden; the U.S. "war on terror"; sleeper cells operating in the United States; al-Qaeda attacks in Europe; and the FBI's top terrorism expert Special Agent John O'Neill
Battle plan under fire ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Evaluates clash of "smart" technology versus desperate terrorism which is causing some experts and government leaders to seriously question America's battle plan, spending strategies, and political policies towards Iraq
Searching for the roots of 9/11 Thomas L. Friedman reporting ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Join columnist Thomas L. Friedman as he tries to answer two of the most puzzling questions about 9/11: What drove 19 young, middle-class Muslim men to give up their lives to murder almost 3,000 people? And why does this violent act elicit so much support from millions of ordinary Muslims around the world?
China rises ( visu )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Party games: China is hosting the 2008 summer Olympics and as they prepare, they are envisioning a new political dawn for their growing nation. Getting Rich: In the last 25 years China has achieved amazing economic growth. This was acheived at the expense of collectivism and by embracing private enterprise. Is China's success riding on the backs of their many poor? Food is heaven: Food is the very heart and soul of modern China. Increasing development and dwindling water supplies are threatening the nation's ability to feed itself. City of dreams: In Shanghai a generation of Chinese now live in style that would rival New York or Berlin. It is a different story for the poorer residents, for whom Shanghai can be a city of despair
Behind the hatred mortal enemies ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
From Israel's War of Independence in 1948 up to the 2002 conflicts, the video examines the Israel-Palestine conflict through the personalities of Ariel Sharon and Yasser Arafat. Contains archival footage and interviews with those close to the crisis to provide a context for understanding both historical and recent events
Chasing the sleeper cell ( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
"In-depth examination of a major, ongoing, domestic terrorism case involving Al Qaeda operatives and the American citizens they trained. Questions are also raised about the effectiveness of the FBI and the CIA and whether or not the new tools they have are the right ones to contain the threat at home"--Container
A cook's tour in search of the perfect meal ( visu )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
In his groundbreaking first series, Bourdain travels around the world indulging his taste for local cuisine and eccentric characters. Join Tony as he feasts on sushi in Tokyo, enjoys authentic Mexican cuisine, and traverses the Australian Outback on a memorable food journey. You never know what he'll say, who he'll meet, or what they'll have for dinner
American car ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Investigates the world of automobile design and marketing, covering the Ford Motor Company's strategies to regain market preeminence as it redesigns its F-150 truck to compete against GM's Hummer and Nissan's Titan
Thomas L. Friedman reporting straddling the fence ( visu )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Join columnist Thomas L. Friedman as he tries to answer two of the most puzzling questions about 9/11: What drove 19 young, middle-class Muslim men to give up their lives to murder almost 3,000 people? And why does this violent act elicit so much support from millions of ordinary Muslims around the world?
Loews Miami Beach Hotel ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
"As the CEO of the luxury Loews Hotels chain, Jonathan Tisch knows status. So do his employees, who uphold the corporation's reputation every day of the year ... Watch John get retrained by his workers, most of whom earn their living on the ground floor at his famed Loews Miami Beach Hotel. From bellman to line cook, from room service to pool concierge, from front desk to housekeeping, he faces a barrage of challenges that require more stamina than status. Managers observe Jon's on-the-job performance, critiquing each physical mishap and verbal slip- and there are many"--Container
Estée Lauder ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
"This video follows Dan Brestele, group president of the Estée Lauder Companies, as he leaves the corner office to take on some of the very un-CEO-like challenges that keep the cosmetics industry running--like handcrafting and packaging lipstick, preparing for duty as a retail makeup artist, and struggling through beauty boot camp, where he must learn all about mascara and foundation. After watching this program your students will understand that behind the glamorous face of Estée Lauder are a lot of skiiled employees whose everyday attention to detail is key to keeping the brand popular."--Container
Song Airlines ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
"John Selvaggio has spent 35 years rising through the ranks to become president of Delta's low-cost carrier Song. Will he be able to cope as he rolls up his sleeves and volunteers to work, once again, on the front line? This video tracks John's trials as a gate agent, flight attendant, baggage handler, and remover of lavatory waste. Exposed to the daily struggles faced by employees on the customer side of the airline industry, he develops a deeper understanding of the teamwork, dedication, and sheer talent of his staff"--Container insert
Israel & Palestine ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Fight for peace : Can there be peace in the Middle East? The Oslo Peace Accords in 1993 brought a glimmer of hope to ending a decades-old dispute. Learn the obstacles that have prevented Israel and Palestine from compromise, including border disputes, refugees, settlers, terrorism, and years of distrust and bloodshed
Behind the hatred ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
With violence and instability plaguing the Middle East, hope for peace is hard to find. The sources of violence have become harder to predict and control, claiming more and more Israeli and Palestinian lives. Behind the Hatred looks into current events and beyond with three one-hour specials, co-produced with BBC News, New York Times Television and NBC News. This program offers perspectives on the history, politics and social issues behind the conflict, including suicide bombings
The Battle for souls ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Examines the spread of Christianity in the developing world. Focuses on the conflict between Islam and Christianity in Nigeria, and the work of Christian missionaries in Nigeria
Terror's children ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Sharmeen Obaid, 2002 Smith College graduate, returns to Karachi, Pakistan to examine the lives of refugee children from Afghanistan. She interviews young garbage pickers, rug weavers, and students in religious schools, and observes their return to Afghanistan
Nuclear nightmare understanding North Korea ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Go behind the headlines to discover the origins of the tense relationship between the United States and North Korea. If North Korea, as it promises, goes into nuclear production mode, it would create a destabilizing offensive nuclear capability that could touch off a regional arms race or even nuclear war
Anthony Bourdain: a cook's tour. in search of the perfect meal ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Tony has a spontaneous adventure in Bangkok where he tries foods such as deep fried frog skins and pla rah, a fish paste that has fermented for three months. Other episodes include Eating on the Mekong (Vietnam) and Wild delicacies (Cambodia)
Anthony Bourdain: a cook's tour. in search of the perfect meal ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Arachon, France, the birthplace of Tony's father, was the first place Tony learned to love food. Tony revisits his childhood and enjoys many staples, including steak f rites, gaufres (waffles), and soupe de pecheur (fisherman's soup). Other episodes include A pleasing palate (London) and Highland grub (Scotland)
Rebuilding ground zero engineering the future World Trade Center ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
What's to be done with the site on which the World Trade Center once stood? New York city planners, architects and community leaders struggled to devise a structure that paid homage to the thousands of lives lost and a land-use solution that satisfied all interests. Studio Daniel Libeskind has won the worldwide architectural design competition to develop the site. Work can begin in earnest to rebuild the World Trade Center, as well as a wide swath of downtown Manhattan
 
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New York Times Company. NYT Television
New York Times Television
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