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Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
47 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,669 libraries worldwide
Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe
Broadway : the American musical by Michael Kantor( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
The last 2 episodes of a 6-part documentary series chronicling the entire history of the Broadway musical from 1893-2004. Each episode explores a different era in American musical theatre, spotlighting the Broadway shows and songs that defined that period. Featuring on-camera interviews with many of the pricipals involved in the development of the medium, the series draws on a wealth of rare performance footage and newly-restored film clips
Why We Fight by Eugene Jarecki( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,674 libraries worldwide
Why We Fight is an unflinching look at the anatomy of American war-making. Granted unparelleled Pentagon access, the film launches a nonpartisan inquiry into the forces, political, economic, and ideological that drive America to fight. Inspired by President Dwight Eisenhower's 1961 Farewell Address in which he warned Americans about the dangers of the "military-industrial complex, " filmmaker Jarecki weaves unforgettable stories of everyday Americans touched by war. Featuring John McCain, Gore Vidal, Richard Perle and others, Why We Fight explores a half-century of U.S. foreign policy from World War II to the Iraq War -- Container
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,536 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( visu )
52 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,502 libraries worldwide
Blending tragedy and comedy, this play presents contrasts and ambiguities, the complexities of which lie in the character Shylock, its captivating villain. Is he a villain, a buffoon, or tragic hero?
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( visu )
48 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers, and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as we watch entangled love affairs; the comical performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens, and the antics in fairyland among King Oberon, his queen Titania and the frolicsome wee folk
Jane Eyre by Susanna White( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
Friendless, orphaned Jane Eyre takes a job as governess to a lively French girl. In time, she finds herself in love with the child's guardian. When she saves him from a fire, she finds that there are many secrets to learn ... secrets that could destroy her happiness
Call the midwife ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,418 libraries worldwide
A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women
Ghosts of Rwanda ( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
Through interviews with key government officials, diplomats, soldiers, and survivors, this documentary examines the state-sponsored genocide in Rwanda in 1994. Explores the reasons why the international community and the United States did not intervene as Hutu extremists killed some 800,000 Tutsis
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( visu )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Features vintage newsreel footage, photographs and a rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne Frank's diary. Includes interviews with her friends, family and protector, Miep Gies
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( visu )
56 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
A play about power, assassination and revenge. Presents a broad range of historical personalities as complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another and themselves
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
Return to Cranford [DVDC 4011 pt. 2]: The two-part saga Return to Cranford opens to a struggling Cranford, a traditional English village that in autumn 1844 is airing the conflicts that accompany progress
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
49 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
48 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
Considered the greatest love story of all time and a bona fide "hit" for over 400 years. Romeo & Juliet is full of passion and oration. Shakespeare's most popular tragedy, it expresses love and death better perhaps, than any work in the English language
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( visu )
31 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
Sherlock by Benedict Cumberbatch( visu )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
Season four begins with the mercurial Sherlock Holmes, back once more on British soil as Doctor Watson and his wife Mary prepare for their biggest challenge yet: becoming parents
Simon Schama's Power of art by Simon Schama( visu )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
Focusing on eight iconic works of art, this series reveals the history of visual imagination through the ages. A combination of reconstruction, photography and storytelling transport the viewer back to the intense moments when great works were conceived and born: the murderous, messianic world of Baroque Rome; opulent, parvenu Amsterdam; paranoid, revolutionary Paris; Victorian England suffocating beneath riches and righteousness; the madhouses and brothels of Provence; the carnage of civil war Spain; 1950s New York, caught between Cold War jitters and Manhattan glitter. In each place, a great artist is backed into a corner, facing a crisis, given a chance to confound his rivals, enemies and critics one more time
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel( visu )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
Thomas Cromwell is a brutal blacksmith's son who rises from the ashes of personal disaster and deftly picks his way through a court where 'man is wolf to man.' King Henry VIII is obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. Told from Cromwell's perspective, "Wolf Hall" follows the complex machinations and back room dealings of this pragmatic and accomplished power broker who must serve king and country while dealing with deadly political intrigue, Henry VIII's tempestuous relationship with Anne Boleyn, and the religious upheavals of the Protestant reformation
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now
 
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controlled identity British Broadcasting Company

B.B.C.
B.B.C. (British Broadcasting Corporation)
BBC
BBC brit közszolgálati műsorszolgáltató
BBC British Broadcasting Corporation
BBC British public service broadcaster
BBC britisk allmennkringkaster
BBC brytyjski publiczny nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny
BBC emittente radiotelevisiva britannica
BBC Enterprises
BBC (GB)
BBC Ison-Britannian julkinen yleisradioyhtiö
BBC (London)
BBC servei públic de televisió i ràdio del Regne Unit
BBC servicio público de comunicación del Reino Unido
BBC Serviço público de difusão de rádio e televisão britânico
BBC serviço público de radiodifusão britânico
BBC société de radio et télévision britannique
BBC statligt brittiskt public service-företag
BBC Ο Δημόσιος ραδιοτηλεοπτικός φορέας της Μεγάλης Βρετανίας
BBC רשות השידור הציבורית של בריטניה
Bi-Bi-Si
British broadcasting corporation
British Broadcasting Corporation bedrijf in Verenigd Koninkrijk
British Broadcasting Corporation britische Rundfunkanstalt
British Broadcasting Corporation britská televízna a rozhlasová verejnoprávna spoločnosť
British Broadcasting Corporation Home Service
Broadcasting Corporation
Brytyjska Korporacja Nadawcza.
Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.
bybycys
Eikoku Hoso Kyokai
Great Britain. British Broadcasting Corporation
Hayʾat al-Idhāʿah al-Barīṭānīyah
Igirisu Hoso Kyokai
Igirisuhosokyokai.
Lielbritānija. British Broadcasting Corporation
London, British Broadcast Corporation
Londres (GB)
Perbadanan Penyiaran British
Radio Londres
Radio Nacional de Londres
Velká Británie. British Broadcasting Corporation
Ying-Kuo Kuang po kung seu
Ying-kuo kuang po kung ssu
Yingguo guang bo gong si
Би-Би-Си
БиБиСи
Бі-Бі-Сі
בי בי סי
برطانوي نشرياتي ادارو
بي بي سي
بي بي سي هيئة إذاعية بريطانية
بی.بی.سی
بی‌بی‌سی
बीबीसी
ব্রিটিশ ব্রডকাস্টিং কর্পোরেশন যুক্তরাজ্যভিত্তিক গণমাধ্যম সংস্থা
ਬੀ ਬੀ ਸੀ
બીબીસી
ବିବିସି ବ୍ରିଟିଶ ବ୍ରୋଡ଼କାଷ୍ଟିଙ୍ଗ କର୍ପୋରେସନ
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బీబీసీ బ్రిటిష్ వార్త సంస్థ
ಬಿಬಿಸಿ
ബി.ബി.സി.
බීබීසී
บรรษัทแพร่ภาพกระจายเสียงอังกฤษ
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ဘီဘီစီ
ቢ.ቢ.ሲ.
សារជីវកម្មផ្សព្វផ្សាយព័ត៌មានរបស់ចក្រភពអង់គ្លេស
イギリス ホウソウ キョウカイ
イギリス放送協会
エイコク ホウソウ キョウカイ
英国广播公司
英国广播公司 英国传媒公司
英国放送協会
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English (554)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Spanish (1)
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