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WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

Overview
Works: 580 works in 803 publications in 1 language and 9,403 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Drama  History  Biography  Nonfiction films  Television programs  Dance television programs  Documentary films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, prn, Other, brd
Classifications: DT61, 599.67
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pa.) WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh
Martha Graham in performance by Martha Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night journey: "Martha Graham's retelling of the legend of Oedipus, danced by Miss Graham as Jocasta, Paul Taylor as Tiresias, and Bertram Ross as Oedipus"--Container
Egypt : quest for eternity by Miriam Birch( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The river Nile gave birth to one of history's great civilizations. Through the centuries, the ancient Egyptians created and constructed the most glorious monuments the world has ever seen"--Container
Rain Forest by Ch Huette( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the rain forests of Costa Rica to look at the animal life found there. Warns of the wonders to be lost on a world scale if human encroachment of the world's rain forests continues
Surviving Everest by Liesl Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable insider's look at what it takes to climb the highest, most dangerous mountain on Earth--Mount Everest
Sharks by Nicolas Noxon( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expedition led by Ron and Valerie Taylor studies sharks and experiments with special stainless steel suits which enable users to survive shark attacks
The Explorers : a century of discovery by -( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 100 years of explorations participated in or chronicled by the National Geographic Society
Miracle at Moreaux by Paul Shapiro( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nun leader and children attending a Catholic school in Nazi-occupied France overcome their fears and risk their lives to help 3 Jewish children to freedom
Medea by Euripides( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kennedy Center production of Euripides' great classic about a woman driven by emotion beyond the brink of rationality. Medea is abandoned by her husband Jason so he can marry the daughter of Creon, ruler of Corinth, and is exiled by Creon as a dangerous foreigner. She exacts revenge by causing the deaths of Creon and his daughter and by murdering her own and Jason's two children before escaping into exile in Athens
Gorilla by Barbara Jampel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calls attention to the plight of the gorilla, which is on the verge of extinction. Profiles a zookeeper, a research scientist, a research psychologist, a writer-photographer, and a husband and wife team working on the mountain gorilla project. Film footage demonstrates the animals' intelligence, humanlike qualities, and the effects of their exploitation by humans
Cats and dogs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic explores the genetic journey of cats and dogs and examines the amazing relationship that has evolved over the years between people and these animals
A ride along the Lincoln Highway( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the history of the road, which runs from New York City to San Francisco and shows some of the joys of riding along it today
Jerusalem : within these walls by Miriam Birch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscopic view of Jerusalem and its people as they are today--the remarkable outcome of 3,000 years of history, hope, and faith
Oceans( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six National Geographic programs focusing on under-the-sea species and their behavior
The Invisible world by Vestron Video (Firm)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary which examines the universe of shapes, movements, and lives that exist beyond the limited range of human vision by using highly specialized cameras, imaging devices, and electron microscopes
Elephant by Alexander Calder( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of all the creatures that walk this planet, the elephant is the largest, strongest, and among the most intelligent. From Sri Lanka to Kenya, ELEPHANT is a charming, sometimes alarming, in-depth look at this magnificent animal and its precarious future. In Asia, watch man and beast work side-by-side in a land where the elephant is an object of worship and affection. In the open spaces of Africa, marvel at the behavior of wild elephants as they communicate over great distances. And finally, witness the birth of a baby elephant as it struggles to its feet for the very first time
Lions of the African night( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Kiley narrates this documentary which looks at a pride of lions in its nightly search for food. Shows the behavior of the lions as they stalk wildebeest, warthog and zebra
Africa's wildlife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survivors of the skeleton coast: View desert-dwelling elephants and see how they have adapted their behavoir to survive the harsh Namib Desert. Elephant: Learn about the life of these intelligent creatures
Mysteries of mankind by National Geographic( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces anthropological research in human evolution, beginning with discoveries in Africa of australopithecine bones, the Leakeys' discoveries in the African Rift Valley and Olduai Gorge, Johanson's work in Hadar, Ethiopia. Includes discussion of dating techniques such as laser dating, and the search for a common ancestor
Africa's wildlife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gorilla: Learn about the gentle intelligent gorillas of central Africa, who once numbered in the thousands. Search for the great apes: Learn about the mountain gorillas and orangutans of the central African mountains
The Grizzlies( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monster of imagination and monarch of the wild, the great grizzly bear has long played apart in myth and legend. Travel from Alaska's Brook Range to Wyoming's Yellowstone National Park for a fascinating portrait of the powerful, intelligent, and extremely aggressive creature
 
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Alternative Names
Pittsburgh (Pa.) W.Q.E.D. (Television station)

Pittsburgh (Pa.) WQED (Television station)

Pittsburgh Television Station WQED

W.Q.E.D. (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

WQED-FM (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

WQED-FM stazione radiofonica statunitense

WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

Languages
English (97)